Metro extends service for Drake concert

The Gallery Place and Judiciary Square Metro stations will stay open one hour later on Thursday night to accommodate fans leaving the Drake concert at the Verizon Center.

The concert begins at 8 p.m.

After the concert, fans should use the 7th and F Street entrance at Gallery Place or the F Street entrance at Judiciary Square. Entrances at all other Metro stations will close at their normal times, but riders will be able to exit the stations.

Riders should enter the Metro no later than 12:45 a.m.

The extended hour of service is funded through an agreement with the Verizon Center.