With a capacity crowd expected at the Joel Osteen “A Night of Hope” event at the North Charleston Coliseum on Friday, Aug. 16, Coliseum authorities have issued a parking alert.

According to a press release from the Coliseum, attendees are strongly encouraged to carpool and arrive early.

Parking lots will open at 4 p.m. Doors to the Coliseum open at 6:30 p.m. for the 7:30 p.m. event.

Starting at 6:00 p.m., free parking and shuttles will be available at the North Charleston Fire Museum and Tanger Outlet Mall parking lots.

Also, a limited number of tickets for the event are still available at the Coliseum Advance Ticket Office, Ticketmaster outlets (including select Publix grocery stores), by phone 1-800-745-3000 or online at Ticketmaster.com.