During the period beginning at 12 noon, New York time, on March 7th and ending at 3:59:59 p.m., New York time, on March 9th, clubs are permitted to contact, and enter into contract negotiations with the certified agents of players who will become Unrestricted Free Agents upon the expiration of their 2016 player contracts at 4:00 p.m., New York time, on March 9. However, a contract cannot be executed with a new club until 4:00 p.m., New York time, on March 9.
During the above two-day negotiating period, no direct contact is permitted between a prospective unrestricted free agent and any employee or representative of a club, other than the player’s current club.
The 2017 League Year and Free Agency period begin at 4:00 p.m., New York time.
The first day of the 2017 League Year will end at 11:59:59 p.m., New York time, on March 9. Clubs will receive a personnel notice that will include all transactions submitted to the League office during the period between 4:00 p.m., New York time, and 11:59:59 p.m., New York time, on March 9.
Trading period for 2017 begins at 4:00 p.m., New York time, after expiration of all 2016 contracts.
|BRONCOS vs RAIDERS (JANUARY 1ST) PARKING OVERVIEW|
|Parking Lots open at 9:30AM.
*Lot C opens at 8:00 AM
Cash parking will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis in Lot C at 8am and Lots, E, F, I and N at 9:30am. Cash parking is very limited & is expected to be sold out by 10:00 AM.**
**Cash spaces WILL NO LONGER BE SOLD IN LOT M ON GAMEDAYS. The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) has started construction of their new Headquarters in the Southwest corner of Parking Lot M. This project is expected to be completed by Summer of 2018. For updates on this project, click here to visit the CDOT website.
To minimize inconveniences and traffic delays, fans arriving after 10:00 AM without a permit should avoid all roads in & around the immediate stadium area and are advised to proceed directly to off-site parking lots.
ADA accessible parking will still be sold on game days in Lots D, G and L. Lots D & G ($30) are located on the west side of the stadium. Lot L ($20) is located on the north side of the stadium. ADA cash spaces are sold on a first-come, first-served basis and typically sell out within the first 2 hours of lot opening time, depending on the opponent, kick-off time and weather.
For more information on stadium Parking and Transportation click here.
Parking Information Links
• Stadium Parking Layout
• Layout of Offsite Parking Lots
|Sports Authority Field at Mile High|
|Sports Authority Field at Mile High is conveniently located adjacent to downtown Denver at the intersection of I-25 and Colfax Avenue. There are a total of 6,500 on-site parking spaces at the stadium with an additional 12,000 offsite parking spaces located in close proximity to the stadium area. With BroncosRide game day shuttles, two on-site light rail stations, and direct access to the South Platte Trail of the Denver bike path network, Sports Authority Field is easily accessible by all available forms of transportation.
Sports Authority Field at Mile High
1701 Bryant Street
Denver, Colorado 80204
Follow the official twitter feed for Sports Authority Field at Mile High to receive real-time,game day parking and traffic updates.
|2016-2017 DENVER BRONCOS SINGLE GAME PARKING PERMITS|
|Single game and season long parking permits are sold out. Fans can park in the Stadium Cash Lots (M and N) if arriving within the first 90 minutes of lot opening time. If arriving after 90 minutes of lot opening time without a permit, fans are advised to head directly to the Pepsi Center and Auraria Campus for cash / credit card parking, as the stadium lots will be permits only.
ADA parking permits are sold out for the 2016-17 season. Please see the Broncos Parking Overview below for information on the ADA cash parking lots that are sold on day of game.
| Sports Authority Field at Mile High is located in downtown Denver at the intersection of I-25 and Colfax Avenue. To access Sports Authority Field at Mile High:
• From I-25 northbound, exit at 17th Avenue.
• From I-25 southbound, exit at Colfax Avenue, then exit at Federal Blvd north bound. Turn right at the first light (Dick Connor Ave).
• From Denver International Airport, take I-70 west to I-25 southbound. Exit at Colfax Avenue, then exit at Federal Blvd north bound. Turn right at the first light (Dick Connor Ave).
Follow the gray signs to the Ticket Office, Broncos Team Store, Colorado Sports Hall of Fame, Stadium Tours or Stadium Offices and parking lots. Deliveries to Sports Authority Field at Mile High must be scheduled in advance by calling 720-258-3056. Scheduled deliveries are accepted only at the north loading dock. Follow signs to parking lot L.
| Parking in on-site stadium lots is primarily reserved for season ticket holders with pre-sold permits. A limited number of single-game spaces are sold on a first-come, first-served basis ($30-$20 cash only). For lot opening times, please refer to the Hours of Operation and Access tab at the bottom of the page. Single game spaces historically sell out 2 and half hours before kickoff, so arrive early to ensure yourself a space.
Single game parking for fans without permits is also available in offsite parking lots located adjacent to the stadium area. The Pepsi Center & parking lots on the Auraria Campus, both located east of I-25, provide the largest inventory of off-site parking spaces for Broncos games. Prices average $15-$20 per space, cash only. Off-site parking lots are an average walk of 10-15 minutes to the stadium.
If arriving with 2 and a half hours or less prior to kickoff, fans without permits seeking single game parking should avoid all roads in the immediate stadium area and proceed directly to offsite parking lots, in order to minimize inconvenience and delay.
Exercise caution when parking in off-site lots and utilize only those which 1) display a special event parking sign issued by the City & County of Denver, or 2) are existing approved parking lots clearly managed by reputable companies. Specific pricing and availability of off-site parking lot locations is subject to change without notice.
PARKING ON NEIGHBORHOOD STREETS AROUND THE STADIUM IS ILLEGAL. VIOLATORS WILL BE TICKETED AND TOWED.
Parking Information Links
• Stadium Parking Layout
• Layout of Offsite Parking Lots
|First-Come, First-Serve Tailgating|
|Bring your own tailgate party to Sports Authority Field at Mile High and show us why this truly is Broncos Country. Although tailgating is encouraged in all other stadium parking lots, a limited number of first-come, first-serve stalls in Lot C and Lot M are available for $30 per space or with an existing stadium parking pass, but you have to come early. One permit will be good for one parking stall depending on the size of your vehicle, additional spaces may need to be purchased.
• Tailgating FAQ
• Tailgating Rules
| BroncosRide shuttles and light rail offer inexpensive and convenient transportation to the game. Prior to boarding shuttles or trains to the stadium, all fans should be familiar with the stadium Bag Policy restricting the size and type of bags permitted.
BroncosRide shuttles transport fans from park and ride lots throughout the metro area. Round trip fares are $ 4.50 to $ 10.00 depending upon your departure point. Busses depart park and rides starting 2.5 hours before kickoff for weekend games and up to 2 hours prior on weekday games and meet fans after the game in Parking Lot A for the return trip. Tickets may be purchased at ticket vending machines or at ticket booths at select light rail stations. Passengers are not permitted to leave personal belongings on busses during the game.
In addition to park and ride shuttles, fans can utilize the Federal Shuttle, which stops at Lincoln High School (2285 South Federal Boulevard) and at bus stops along Federal Boulevard. The Federal shuttle operates every three to five minutes starting two hours prior to kickoff until 10 minutes after kickoff. Following the game, service resumes with the last bus departing 45 minutes following the conclusion of the game.
• RTD Information About BroncosRide
• BroncosRide Service Map
| The Sports Authority Field at Mile High Station and Decatur-Federal Station provide direct access from light rail to the stadium. Regular one-way Light Rail Fares apply. Fans should purchase a round-trip ticket at your initial boarding station to avoid delays after the game.
Sports Authority Field at Mile High Station
The C, E or W light rail lines stop at the Sports Authority Field at Mile High Station, an 8 minute walk to the stadium. Fans may also take the D or H lines and transfer to the C or E lines at I-25 & Broadway, Alameda, or 10th & Osage stations.
The Decatur Federal station provides service to the stadium from the West Corridor Line. The Decatur-Federal Station is also an 8 minute walk to the stadium.
Light Rail Service Links
• RTD Light Rail Fares
• Light Rail Service Map
• Light Rail Walking Routes
|BIKING, BIKE VALET & DENVER B-CYCLE|
| Biking to the stadium can be the most enjoyable and hassle-free way to get to the game. Easily accessible from the South Platte Trail of the Denver bike trail system, the stadium has over 300 permanently installed bike racks on-site. All fans should ensure familiarity with the Stadium Bag Policy.
Starting in the 2014 season, the Broncos and Denver B-cycle are introducing the new Broncos Bike Valet. The Bike Valet is located adjacent to parking lot J and outside of Gate 4. There will be no charge to utilize the Bike Valet. Any donations will go to Denver Bike Sharing, a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization that owns and operates the Denver B-cycle program.
Bike Information Links
• Printable Bike Valet & B-Cycle Information
• Denver Denver Bike Path Map
|Uber is a reliable and affordable way to get to and from the game. For a seamless pickup after the game, head East out of Gates 1-3 to the corner of 17th and Sheridan to meet your driver. For $15 off your first Uber ride, enter promo code GOBRONCOS.|
|A taxi stand is located outside the stadium on Bryant Street along the pedestrian walkway outside the Gate 5 area on the northeast corner of the building.|
|PLATTE VALLEY TROLLEY|
| The Platte Valley Trolley's popular Football Shuttle will operate during the 2015-16 season for all Denver Broncos home games. The fare is $7.00 per game for a round trip ticket (One-ways are available for $5.00 per person). Children under 3 and young are free and tickets can be purchased on the Trolley. The Trolley operates between 15th St. and Confluence Park and the Broncos Bridge starting 2 hours before the game and beginning at the end of the 3rd quarter until one hour after the game ends.
Platte Valley Trolley Information Links
Platte Valley Trolley Information
|For more transportation information please visit Sports Authority Field at Mile High|