Patrons are being encouraged to arrive early for events at the Crown Complex on Saturday.

The parking lot at the Crown Complex will open at 6 a.m. Saturday for the Color Run and Elite Dance recital.

Drivers are being asked to arrive early and enter from East Mountain Drive because of the high volume of traffic expected. Parking is free, and on a first-come, first-served basis.

The Owen Drive entrance, as well as the parking lot, will be closed to foot traffic until about 1 p.m. because of the Color Run. Parking attendants and Fayetteville police officers will be on site.

Prohibited items include weapons, animals, food, beverages, "selfie sticks," and iPads or professional cameras with detachable lenses. Flash photography and smoking including electronic cigarettes are prohibited.

For more information, call 438-4121.