Park n Party Acquires Yardslot, Expands Midwest Footprint into the Southeast

ANN ARBOR, MI, Oct. 13, 2017 – Park n Party (www.parknparty.com), a sports and entertainment parking reservation and tailgate planning network, has acquired Gainesville, FL-based parking reservation company Yardslot. Park n Party President and CEO Taylor Bond made the announcement.

Yardslot was founded in February 2015 by University of Florida graduates Thomas Dunne and Logan Middleton. The concept launched for the 2016 college football season with the mission to make parking easier for Southeastern Conference (SEC) football fans, while creating a revenue source for homeowners.

“We’re excited that Park n Party will continue Yardslot’s mission. This acquisition will benefit the SEC football community,” said Dunne.

Park n Party’s acquisition of Yardslot further fuels Park n Party’s rapid, nationwide growth, extending the concept beyond the Midwest into the southeastern United States.

“We’re already building on past Yardslot relationships. We’re excited to bring Park n Party reservations and tailgate planning to the SEC Conference,” said Bond.

Park n Party Growing Quickly

Founded in 2010, Park n Party has experienced explosive growth this year, adding seven new markets: East Lansing, MI; Indianapolis, IN; Gainesville, FL; Tuscaloosa, AL; Oxford, MS; Columbia, SC; and Baton Rouge, LA. These are in addition to its established markets in Ann Arbor and Detroit, MI and South Bend, IN.

“We’re very excited about our customer base and sales growth in 2017. In Detroit, we’ve added dozens of parking locations. We offer parking reservations for every major downtown Detroit sports and entertainment event. For the brand new Little Caesars Arena, Park n Party offers parking reservations at lots only a short walk away,” said Bond.

In addition to parking reservations for sporting and entertainment events, Park n Party offers a variety of amenities, including tailgate planning and coordination, and access to a large network of caterers, hospitality suites, and entertainment providers.

About Park n Party

Park n Party® is a sports and entertainment parking reservation and tailgate planning network. Based in Ann Arbor, MI, Park n Party’s online marketplace enables parking lot owners to offer parking spaces, tailgate spots, and amenities to event-goers who can reserve them in advance of event day or on a full-season basis. For more information, visit www.parknparty.com.

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