Civic Stadium in Hamilton, ON

Attributes
  • 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: 92¬†years, 6¬†months
  • Total Games: 659
  • Total Attendance: 12,751,050 (643 games)
  • All-Time Attendance Avg: 19,830.56
  • 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
GP W L T OTG OTL PF PA
Preseason
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 2 0 2 0 0 0 32 56
Regular Season
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 176 116 55 5 0 0 3,543 2,556
Hagersville RCAF Bombers 2 1 1 0 0 0 22 20
Hamilton Wildcats 12 1 10 1 0 0 115 236
Playoffs
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 22 13 9 0 0 0 493 321
Total
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 200 129 66 5 0 0 4,068 2,933
Hagersville RCAF Bombers 2 1 1 0 0 0 22 20
Hamilton Wildcats 12 1 10 1 0 0 115 236

Grey Cup Record as Host Stadium

GP W L T OTG OTL PF PA
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1 1 0 0 0 0 25 6
Hamilton Wildcats 1 0 1 0 0 0 6 7
GP W L T OTG OTL PF PA
Preseason
Ottawa RedBlacks 1 1 0 0 0 0 27 20
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1 1 0 0 0 0 29 12
Total 2 2 0 0 0 0 56 32
Regular Season
Toronto Argonauts 55 21 31 3 0 0 777 995
Ottawa RedBlacks 53 19 34 0 0 0 796 1,003
Montreal Alouettes 47 14 31 2 0 0 765 998
Montreal Hornets 8 4 3 1 0 0 61 71
Calgary Stampeders 5 3 2 0 0 0 114 113
Edmonton Elks 5 2 3 0 0 0 73 94
Toronto HMCS York Navy 2 1 1 0 0 0 20 22
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 5 1 4 0 0 0 71 100
Saskatchewan Roughriders 5 1 4 0 0 0 69 144
BC Lions 5 0 5 0 0 0 66 140
Total 190 66 118 6 0 0 2,812 3,680
Playoffs
Toronto Argonauts 53 2 0 0 0 88 102
Montreal Alouettes 73 4 0 0 0 103 164
Ottawa RedBlacks 93 6 0 0 0 126 183
Total 21 9 12 0 0 0 317 449