FAQs for the Women’s Monument Dedication Ceremony

October 14, 2019, 11 AM – 12:30 PM

Is this event open to the public?
Yes, this event is open to the public. No RSVP or invitation is required to attend.

What time does the event start?
The event starts at 11:00 AM and will end at approximately 12:30 PM.

Will there be parking available?
• 9th and Franklin Parking Deck-Guests can park at the 9th and Franklin parking deck located at 801 E. Franklin Street. Vehicles may enter the parking deck from either 9th Street or Franklin Street.
• 7th and Franklin Parking Deck
• There will be free street parking for Columbus Day; you can use the Parkopedia.com website to locate parking options.
• The Pulse:
When taking the Pulse, exit 9th and Broad Streets at the Government Center Station. Make your way on foot to 9th and Grace Streets, a short walk from the station.
• GRTC Bus Stop:
When taking the GRTC Bus, exit Franklin and 9th Streets. Make your way on foot to 9th and Grace Streets, a short walk from the GRTC Bus Stop.

Will the event have seating?
Yes. There will be limited seating so we suggest arriving early to ensure a seat. There’s additional room in the back for standing.

I have special needs and will need additional assistance. Will there be someone to help me?
There will be a shuttle pick-up at the 9th & Franklin deck and drop-off at 9th & Grace Street for anyone who needs additional assistance with transportation to the event. There will also be staff available to direct you to the appropriate section during the event.

My group is coming in a bus. Where should we get dropped off?
Buses are allowed to drive through the loop at 9th & Grace Street for drop off. Parking is available for them as well. Please email Lindley Griffin at lgriffin@senate.virginia.gov for parking details.

Can I watch from home?
Yes. This event will be live streamed. Use the link below:
http://virginia-senate.granicus.com/ViewPublisher.php?view_id=3

Will the event be rescheduled if it rains?
No. This event is rain or shine.