Civic Stadium in Hamilton, ON

Meta
  • Succeeded by: Ivor Wynne Stadium
  • Stadium Type: Open Air Stadium
  • Surface Type: Natural Grass
  • Lighting: Floodlights
  • Capacity: 15,000
Numbers
  • Opened: Jan. 1, 1930
  • Age: 91¬†years, 8¬†months
  • Total Games: 660
  • Total Attendance: 12,767,050 (644 games)
  • All-Time Attendance Avg: 19,824.61
  • Regular Season Sellouts: 76
  • Hosted Grey Cup: 3 times
  • Hosted All-Star Game: 2 times
Attendance Records
  • Coordinates: 43.25257590583829, -79.82990026473999
Firsts and Lasts
FirstLast
GameSept. 30, 1944
TYB 12 vs HRFT 10
Oct. 27, 2012
WPG 18 @ HAM 28
Regular GameSept. 30, 1944
TYB 12 vs HRFT 10
Oct. 27, 2012
WPG 18 @ HAM 28
Playoff GameNov. 17, 1948
BBI @ HAM
Nov. 14, 2010
TOR 16 @ HAM 13
Grey CupNov. 25, 1944
HDC 7 @ HAMWC 6
Nov. 24, 1996
EDM 37 vs TOR 43
YearChangeSurfaceCapacity
2005 Expansion Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like) 29,600
2004 Expansion Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like) 29,220
2002 Reduction/artificial turf replacement Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like) 28,830
1996 Grey Cup temporary seating Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like) 43,000
1995 Expansion Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like) 29,183
1993 Reduction Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like) 29,123
1992 Reduction Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like) 29,161
1991 Reduction Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like) 29,183
1983 Reduction Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like) 29,231
1971 Name change/Expansion Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like) 34,500
1963 Expansion Natural Grass 27,041
1957 Expansion Natural Grass 21,600
1950 Reduction Natural Grass 14,000
1930 Opened 1930 Natural Grass 15,000
GPWLTOTGOTLPFPA
Preseason
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 2 02 00 032 56
Regular Season
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 176 11655 50 03,543 2,556
Hagersville RCAF Bombers 2 11 00 022 20
Hamilton Wildcats 12 110 10 0115 236
Playoffs
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 22 139 00 0493 321
Total
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 200 12966 50 04,068 2,933
Hagersville RCAF Bombers 2 11 00 022 20
Hamilton Wildcats 12 110 10 0115 236

Grey Cup Record as Host Stadium

GPWLTOTGOTLPFPA
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1 10 00 025 6
Hamilton Wildcats 1 01 00 06 7
GPWLTOTGOTLPFPA
Preseason
Ottawa RedBlacks 1 10 00 027 20
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1 10 00 029 12
Total 2 20 00 056 32
Regular Season
Toronto Argonauts 55 2131 30 0777 995
Ottawa RedBlacks 53 1934 00 0796 1,003
Montreal Alouettes 47 1431 20 0765 998
Montreal Hornets 8 43 10 061 71
Calgary Stampeders 5 32 00 0114 113
Edmonton Elks 5 23 00 073 94
Toronto HMCS York Navy 2 11 00 020 22
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 5 14 00 071 100
Saskatchewan Roughriders 5 14 00 069 144
BC Lions 5 05 00 066 140
Total 190 66118 60 02,812 3,680
Playoffs
Toronto Argonauts 53 20 00 88102
Montreal Alouettes 73 40 00 103164
Ottawa RedBlacks 93 60 00 126183
Total 21 912 00 0317 449