Press release

Christie Dooley cdooley@arrive.com

Orlando City Soccer Club and ParkWhiz Team Up To Provide Fans a Better Game Day Experience

Fans can save time and money by pre-booking parking powered by ParkWhiz

ORLANDO, Fla. (April 19, 2019) ﹣ Orlando City Soccer Club (OCSC) has named ParkWhiz its Official Parking Partner, providing its fans with a new and improved way of getting to the stadium for all Orlando City Stadium events, including Orlando City SC and Orlando Pride matches. ParkWhiz allows ticket holders to find, reserve and pay for parking spaces in advance of attending events at Orlando City Stadium. 

Through the partnership, fans can expect a simpler and more efficient user experience from start to finish. As the exclusive parking partner of Ticketmaster, customers can buy parking with their ticket purchase or at OrlandoCitySC.com. On game day, lot entry will be both paperless and seamless with passes digitally available on mobile devices.

In addition, ticket buyers who did not purchase parking with their tickets will be reminded to buy ahead via email in advance of game day. Parking through ParkWhiz will be available in existing lots, which includes both city managed as well as select private, professionally managed lots. More information can be found at the link here.

“We are happy to be able to provide our fans another opportunity to simplify and streamline their gameday experience so they can focus on supporting their teams,” Orlando City SC Chief Revenue Officer Chris Gallagher said. “Through this partnership with ParkWhiz, we look forward to offering an improved parking system which will help reduce congestion around the stadium and help make lot entry and exit more efficient.”

“We pride ourselves in providing fans and venues the best end-to-end mobile gameday experience. We believe the best experience is one that is seamless from the moment they purchase tickets to the moment they leave the stadium after a win. We’re excited to partner with Orlando City Soccer Club to help provide their fans the best experience possible,” said Dan Roarty, President and COO of Arrive, ParkWhiz’s parent company.

A leader in parking, ParkWhiz has been helping fans park at venues across the country since 2006.

About ParkWhiz:

ParkWhiz is the fastest and most convenient way for drivers to reach their destination. Founded in 2006, the ParkWhiz app helps drivers discover and instantly access thousands of parking spaces across North America, saving them time and money. An official partner of Ticketmaster, the Boston Red Sox, Madison Square Garden and more, ParkWhiz also provides parking as an added-value service to ticket holders and event attendees. ParkWhiz is an Arrive brand and part of the Arrive Network, harnessing the power of apps, voice and in-dash technology to make the final leg of modern travel absolutely effortless.

About Orlando City SC:

Orlando City SC joined Major League Soccer (MLS) as the league's 21st franchise in November 2013, becoming the first MLS team in the Southeast. The Lions began league play in March 2015, and in 2017, moved into its privately-owned downtown soccer stadium. In 2019, Orlando City SC launched OCB in the newly-formed USL League One to bridge the gap between its successful youth development academy and the First Team.

In November 2015, the Club announced its intention to bring professional women’s soccer to Central Florida and launched Orlando Pride in National Women's Soccer League. The Pride began league play in April 2016 with a star-studded team of FIFA World Cup Champions. For more information, visit orlandocitysc.com or orlando-pride.com.