Boomsday Fact Sheet
Friday, Sept. 3, Henley Bridge closes to traffic at 7 p.m.
and will remain closed until 7 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 5
Saturday, Sept. 4, Neyland Drive closes to traffic at 5 a.m. from
Walnut to Lake Loudon Blvd. And will remain closed until 7 a.m. Sunday,
Saturday, Sept. 4, Neyland Drive/James White Parkway closes at 4
p.m. from Cumberland Exit to Lake Loudon Blvd and will remain closed
until 7:00 am Sunday, Sept. 5.
Boating:UT docks will be closed to boats on Sept. 4
No boats will be allowed in the area due to this being in
the fireworks fallout zone
Signage to this effect will be posted beginning Friday, Aug.
Docking will be available at the Tennessee Grill and Calhoun's
Limited space can be reserved at Volunteer Landing Marina
Mooring @ the UT docks will be open to parking after the fireworks
with TWRA directing the largest vessels into place first
TWRA and Coast Guard will be ticketing for the following offenses:
1. Navigating lights not working
2. Children under 13 not wearing a life jacket
3. Fire extinguisher not in good working order
4. Absence of personal floatation device for each person on boat plus
one throwable device
City County Building Garage will open at 11 am
Handicapped parking will be available in the City County Building
Garage with viewing on the L-3 deck
Special Event Parking will be available most UT parking lots for
$5. Vehicles must be removed by 1 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 5. Vehicles will
be towed after that time in order to conduct a security sweep and
Permit-holders for UT game parking will have to remove their vehicles
as well. No overnight parking is allowed.
UT parking lots will open on Sunday, Sept. 5 at 1:00 for game parking.
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