McKale’s Capacity Exceeded; Overflow at Arizona Stadium
President Barack Obama is scheduled to speak at tonight's event to support and remember victims of the mass shooting in Tucson. The event starts at 6 p.m. in McKale Memorial Center, and overflow seating will occur in Arizona Stadium.
The center holds about 14,000.
Community members who are not already in line or are on their way to join the line will be seated in Arizona Stadium, where overflow will be directed. Video of the event will be shown on the scoreboard's big screen.
Video also will be streamed live on the Arizona Public Media website for those unable to attend.
McKale will open as planned at 4 p.m., allowing those who were first in line to take their seats. The event begins at 6 p.m.
Event details can be found at: http://www.uanews.org/node/36904