Golden Knights Issue "Travel Advisory" For Tonight's Game

President's, Vice President's Travel Schedules To Impact Roads Near T-Mobile

Mitch Kelly
February 20, 2020 - 6:46 am
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LAS VEGAS, NV (KXNT) - Fans attending tonight's game between the Vegas Golden Knights and the Tampa Bay Lightning need to prepare for delays and restrictions getting to the T-Moble Arena, as there will be road closures and anticipated traffic delays related to President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence's visit to Las Vegas.

Doors to T-Mobile Arena will now open at 5 p.m. in advance of the 7 p.m. game against the Lightning.

TRAVEL INFORMATION AND RECOMMENDATIONS

I-15 Northbound will be closed from the 215 interchange through the 95 interchange beginning at approximately 6:30 p.m. and continuing through approximately 7:15 p.m.

All fans coming from Summerlin are encouraged to avoid the 215 and instead take 95 to I-15 Southbound (I-15 Southbound will not be subjected to any closures).

All fans coming from the South/Henderson area are encouraged to exit I-15 Northbound at Blue Diamond and take either Las Vegas Boulevard or Dean Martin Drive northbound.

Fans should also consider taking east/west surface routes to the game (IE: Tropicana Avenue, Harmon Avenue, Hacienda Avenue). Please note taking Russell Road near the airport is not advised.

Las Vegas Boulevard and Frank Sinatra Drive will not be subjected to any closures.

Egress following the conclusion of the Golden Knights/Lightning game is not expected to be impacted.

Fans traveling from North Las Vegas should not be impacted by the closures.

RTC INFORMATION

The Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada  will operate its Golden Knights Express service on a regular schedule for the Thursday's game. Riders are encouraged to take advantage of earlier Golden Knights Express departure options to ensure arrival to the game on time. Click here to see a list of the departure times at each location.