Jun 21, 2012; Miami, FL, USA; Miami Heat power forward Chris Bosh (center) celebrates winning the 2012 NBA championship against the Oklahoma City Thunder at the American Airlines Arena. Miami won 121-106. Mandatory Credit: Robert Mayer-US PRESSWIRE
The Miami Heat have officially released the details for their NBA Championship parade and the rally celebration inside the AmericanAirlines Arena on Monday, June 25th beginning at 11:00 AM.
The parade route...
"The parade's one-way route will begin at S.W. 8th Street @ S.W. 2nd Avenue in the financial district of downtown Miami. The parade caravan will head north on Brickell Avenue, across the bridge, curve right onto Biscayne Boulevard and will head North on Biscayne Boulevard. The parade route will end at the AmericanAirlines Arena (N.E. 8th Street). There will not be any sort of presentation on the exterior of the Arena at the conclusion of the parade."
Rally / trophy celebration inside the AAA
"The celebratory rally inside of the AmericanAirlines Arena is a private, ticketed event. Doors to the Arena will open at 9:00 a.m. No admission will be allowed after 10:30 a.m.-no exceptions. Guests are encouraged to arrive early. There will be no public parking on site. Fans attending the rally will view the parade on the HEATV video screen inside the Arena.
Two ticket checkpoints will be set up for fans attending the rally. The ticket checkpoints will be located at the corner of Biscayne Boulevard @ 8th Street and Biscayne Boulevard @ Port Boulevard. Only fans with tickets to the rally will be permitted beyond these two ticket checkpoints."
9:00 a.m. Doors to the AmericanAirlines Arena open for rally
10:30 a.m. Doors to the AmericanAirlines Arena closed for rally
11:00 a.m. Parade begins at S.W. 8th Street @ S.W. 2nd Avenue (Brickell / Financial District)
12:30 p.m. Parade ends at AmericanAirlines Arena / N.E. 8th Street
12:45 p.m. Celebratory Rally inside AmericanAirlines Arena
2:00 p.m. Conclusion of Celebration inside AmericanAirlines Arena
Official parade map