2019-2020 Iowa Wrestling Meet Day Information

Directions to Carver-Hawkeye Arena
1 Elliott Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242

From Interstate 80: Follow I-80 to Exit 242 (First Avenue). Turn onto First Avenue (right from east bound, left from west bound). Follow First Avenue to the Highway 6 intersection. At the stoplight, turn left onto Highway 6 and continue until you get to the Hawkins Drive intersection.  Turn right onto Hawkins Drive and Carver-Hawkeye Arena will be on your left.

From Eastern Iowa Airport (Cedar Rapids, IA): Exit the Airport by turning right onto Wright Brothers Boulevard SW. Turn right to enter I-380 South. Follow I-380 to I-80 East (Exit 0A).  Continue on I-80 East until Exit 242 (First Avenue).  Take Exit 242 and turn right on First Avenue. Follow First Avenue to the Highway 6 intersection. At the stoplight, turn left onto Highway 6 and continue until you get to the Hawkins Drive intersection.  Turn right onto Hawkins Drive and Carver-Hawkeye Arena will be on your left.

Reserved Contributor Parking – Reserved parking for I-Club contributors is located in Lots 46, 75 (north section) and 40, which are shown in gold on the above parking map.  A lot-specific parking pass is required to enter these lots.
WR46 – Park in Lot 46
WR40 – Park in Lot 40 (east section)
WR75 – Park in Lot 75 (north section)

Public Parking – Available free of charge in Lots 75 (south section), 65, 33, 43N, 43W and 43NW.  Public parking is also available at the applicable hourly rate in University of Iowa Hospital Ramps 3 and 4, as well as the Newton Road Ramp.  All public parking locations are shown in blue on the parking map above.
ADA Parking – located in the west end of Lot 40 (shown in red on parking map), across the street from the south entrance of Carver-Hawkeye Arena.  ADA parking requires displaying a state-issued ADA parking placard.

Parking Disclaimer – Parking in all reserved parking areas for University of Iowa Wrestling events is provided on a first-come, first-served basis.  Possession of a parking pass does not guarantee access to a designated parking area.  The University of Iowa Athletics Department reserves the right to deny access into any and all reserved parking areas at its sole discretion.

Ticket Information
To purchase your season tickets, call the University of Iowa Athletics Ticket Office at 1-800-IA-HAWKS or (319) 335-9323 between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. You may also visit their website at hawkeyesports.com/tickets or email at tickets@hawkeyesports.com. Single match tickets may be purchased in advance at the UI Ticket Office in Carver-Hawkeye Arena, or the day of the match at the west and south entrances of Carver-Hawkeye Arena beginning two hours prior to start the start of each match.
General public season ticket: $85
UI faculty and staff season ticket: $73
Discounted tickets for groups:

General public single-dual tickets:
Children 5 and Under and UI Students are Free to all matches.

Single Match Pricing:
Penn State – $20 adult and $12 youth
Ohio State and Oklahoma State – $15 adult and $10 youth
UT Chattanooga, Minnesota, Nebraska and Wisconsin – $12 adult and $8 youth

Kids’ Day- UT Chattanooga – All Kids (18 & Under) – Free Admission

Carver-Hawkeye Arena / Seating Diagram
Click HERE for a diagram of seating sections inside Carver-Hawkeye Arena.

Carver-Hawkeye Arena / Game Day Parking, Directions, & Maps
Click HERE for a map of game day parking for men’s wrestling events at the UI and additional information.

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Carver-Hawkeye Arena Information
Located on the south concourse near section K.

Concession stands are available on the concourse.

Customer Service
Customer service staff will be located inside Carver-Hawkeye Arena at all four entrances. They will be ready and waiting to assist you with your game day questions so you can enjoy cheering on the Hawkeyes to victory!

Doors Open
Doors at the East, South, West and North entrances will open 90 minutes prior to each match.

Located in the North vestibule.

Merchandise items can be purchased from three (3) Hawkeye Fan Shop locations on the concourse near sections C, M, and FF.

Prohibited Items
The following items are NOT allowed inside Carver-Hawkeye Arena, admission will be denied to anyone carrying such items:

  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Banners and signs
  • Coolers, canned or bottled beverages
  • Irritants or strobe lights
  • Noisemakers or any other disruptive device
  • Outside food (unless medically indicated)
  • Animals or Pets (except service animals under the control of an individual with disabilities)
  • Seat backs
  • Strollers
  • Tobacco of any kind
  • Thermoses
  • Weapons of any kind

All items will be searched. Purses and bags larger than 8 ½ in. x 11 in. will be thoroughly searched (items removed) at specific entrances which will delay admittance to the Arena. Patrons are also subject to search. The University reserves the right to refuse entry and /or reserves the right to eject anyone not adhering to Arena policies. Persons guilty of drunkenness or possessing or drinking intoxicants in the Arena will be ejected without refund.

Lost and Found
Located in the University Police headquarters near Section EE.  Address later inquiries to Athletic Facilities Office, 120 Carver-Hawkeye Arena, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, phone (319) 335-9410.

Medical Emergencies

  • University of Iowa Police: (319) 335-5022
  • UI Hospitals and Clinics Emergency Room: (319) 356-2233

Medical services are available at all UI events. If you need medical assistance, notify the nearest University Police officer, ticket taker or usher. If you have health problems or anticipate any special needs, please contact the UI Athletics Department at (319) 335-9247.

Assistive Listening Devices
Assistive Listening Devices are available at no charge the Guest Services area in the south concourse of Kinnick Stadium, near section 213. A driver’s license, credit card or some other acceptable form of picture identification is required as a deposit.

Men’s and women’s restrooms are located throughout the concourse. Family restrooms are located on the concourse near sections DD and EE.

Consumption of alcohol is not permitted during tailgating in University of Iowa owned parking lots.