Important Traffic Information for Saturday's JoJo Siwa and 311 + Dirty Heads Shows at the Rose Quarter

PORTLAND, Ore. (August 16, 2019)  Guests traveling to the Rose Quarter Saturday night are strongly encouraged to arrive early and plan ahead for venue entry with both Moda Center and Veterans Memorial Coliseum hosting events.  

 

Moda Center doors will open at 6:00 p.m. for the 7:00 p.m. Jojo Siwa show and Veterans Memorial Coliseum doors will open at 5:00 p.m. for the 311 and Dirty Heads show starting at 6:00 p.m.  

 

Guests should factor in additional time to clear security checkpoints entering both venues. Any bags carried into Moda Center or Veterans Memorial Coliseum may not exceed the limit of 14x14x6. Most purses and handbags fit these dimensions. Backpacks are not allowed into Moda Center and Veterans Memorial Coliseum regardless of size and should be left at home.  

 

The following are additional suggestions for managing travel to events held at the Rose Quarter: 

 

  • Consider Alternative Transportation – With added capacity on busy events, TriMet bus service frequently travel through the Rose Quarter transit center.  For schedules, fares and route information, visit www.trimet.org. Due to anticipated passenger volume, please allow extra time for your transit choice. 
  • Rideshare – Rideshares can be a hassle-free mode of transportation to and from Rose Quarter events when parking is limited. The rideshare pick-up location is located on Ramsay Way. Guests should exit across from entry A7 to access Ramsay Way. Rideshare drop off is on Wheeler Avenue. 
  • Bicycle Access to Rose Quarter – With 30 bike racks and capacity to secure 300 bicycles, Rose Quarter guests are welcome to ride bicycles to the venue. 
  • Pedestrian Foot Traffic – With some of Portland’s most accessible and progressive neighborhoods located nearby, guests are welcome to walk to Rose Quarter events. 
  • Parking Garages and Surface Lots – Parking Garages and parking facilities adjacent to the Rose Quarter will be available for a parking charge. Due to limited spaces, guests are encouraged to consider alternative transportation means or carpool. When choosing any Rose Quarter parking option, guests are reminded to remove or store valuables out of sight and lock their vehicles.