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January 23, 2015 at 11:32 AM

Fans invited to help send off the Seahawks Sunday at 9 a.m.

The Seahawks have announced plans for how fans can participate in helping send the team off as it leaves Sunday for the Super Bowl in Glendale, Ariz.

Here’s the release with details: 

WHAT:        

Fans are invited to line the 1.1 mile route on South 188th Street starting at 46th Avenue South towards 28th Avenue South in the city of SeaTac.  In order to ensure fan safety, barricades will be in staged along the S. 188th route with signage to direct fans to approved viewing areas. Fans are encouraged to bring 12 flags, signs and loud voices to demonstrate support as the team buses pass.

The Seahawks team departure is presented by PrimeSport, the Official Seahawks Super Bowl Travel Partner.

WHEN:         

Sunday, January 25 at 9 a.m.

PARKING:  

Seahawks encourage fans to park at the following locations:    

Chinook Middle School, 18650 42nd Avenue South, SeaTac
Tyee Educational Complex, 4424 S188th #800, SeaTac
Bow Lake Elementary School, 18237 42nd Avenue South, SeaTac

SeaTac City Hall, 4800 South 188th Street SeaTac

Angle Lake Park, 19408 International Boulevard, SeaTac

SeaTac Airport- (Paid Parking), 7801 International Boulevard

ROAD CLOSURES:           

At 8:30 a.m., WSP and WSDOT will close I-5 exit #152 (188th Street and Orillia North and Southbound). Please note there will be no stopping, exiting or access to 188th from I-5 and both directions of S. 188 St. from Military Road to International Blvd. will be closed.

At 9:15 a.m., both directions of International Blvd and Eastbound S. 188 St. will be closed. 

FAN NOTES: 

  • There will be no access or staging areas along Seahawks Way outside of VMAC, the Seahawks training facility, in Renton.
  • Fans are encouraged to keep intersections open and not block private driveways.
  • Fans are encouraged to carpool and be respectful of residential parking spots.
  • Travelers departing from SeaTac Airport are encouraged to use the Hwy 518 exit from I-5.
  • Due to construction, Air Cargo Road (28th Avenue South) will be closed to pedestrians and non-permitted vehicles.
  • Due to TSA security, there will be no access for fans to view the players boarding the aircraft.

Fans are encouraged to share their photos on social media utilizing the hashtag #SeahawksSendOff or follow along at Seahawks.com/SeahawksSendOff.

The team will arrive in Phoenix around 2 p.m Sunday and will hold its first media availability there at 3 p.m. after arriving at the team hotel.

 

 

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