Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, AB

Meta
  • Stadium Type: Open Air Stadium
  • Surface Type: Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like)
  • Lighting: Floodlights
  • Capacity: 55,614
Numbers
  • Opened: Jan. 1, 1978
  • Age: 43¬†years, 9¬†months
  • Total Games: 452
  • Total Attendance: 16,056,714 (452 games)
  • All-Time Attendance Avg: 35,523.70
  • Regular Season Sellouts: 27
  • Hosted Grey Cup: 5 times
  • Hosted All-Star Game: 1 time
Attendance Records
  • Address: 11000 Stadium Road Northwest
  • Coordinates: 53.55961494383779, -113.47617387771606
Firsts and Lasts
FirstLast
GameAug. 30, 1978
BC 10 @ EDM 18
Oct. 15, 2021
WPG 26 @ EDM 16
Regular GameAug. 30, 1978
BC 10 @ EDM 18
Oct. 15, 2021
WPG 26 @ EDM 16
Playoff GameNov. 18, 1978
CGY 13 @ EDM 26
Nov. 22, 2015
CGY 31 @ EDM 45
Grey CupNov. 18, 1984
HAM 17 vs WPG 47
Nov. 25, 2018
OTT 16 vs CGY 27
YearChangeSurfaceCapacity
2017 Reconfiguration Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like) 55,614
2015 Artificial turf replacement Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like) 56,302
2013 Seat replacement/reduction Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like) 56,302
2010 Artificial turf installation Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like) 59,537
2008 Reconfiguration Natural Grass 59,537
1983 Expansion Natural Grass 60,081
1982 Expansion Natural Grass 59,912
1980 Expansion Natural Grass 43,346
1978 Opened 1978 Natural Grass 42,500
GPWLTOTGOTLPFPA
Preseason
Edmonton Elks 47 2422 10 01,152 961
Regular Season
Edmonton Elks 372 255115 216 811,428 8,299
Las Vegas Posse 1 01 00 010 51
Playoffs
Edmonton Elks 27 198 00 0815 592
Total
Edmonton Elks 446 298145 316 813,395 9,852
Las Vegas Posse 1 01 00 010 51

Grey Cup Record as Host Stadium

GPWLTOTGOTLPFPA
Montreal Alouettes 2 20 00 046 34
Calgary Stampeders 1 10 00 027 16
Toronto Argonauts 1 10 00 047 23
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1 10 00 047 17
Ottawa RedBlacks 1 01 00 016 27
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1 01 00 017 47
Edmonton Elks 1 01 00 016 25
Saskatchewan Roughriders 2 02 00 041 68
GPWLTOTGOTLPFPA
Preseason
Calgary Stampeders 10 64 00 0270 281
BC Lions 11 65 00 0218 231
Saskatchewan Roughriders 17 512 00 0286 455
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 6 32 10 0127 119
Ottawa RedBlacks 1 10 00 030 27
Toronto Argonauts 1 01 00 015 35
Total 46 2124 10 0946 1,148
Regular Season
BC Lions 60 2535 05 31,424 1,600
Calgary Stampeders 61 2436 13 11,467 1,816
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 45 1529 12 11,016 1,366
Toronto Argonauts 40 1327 00 0882 1,240
Saskatchewan Roughriders 58 1345 04 21,288 1,915
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 40 1228 01 0885 1,244
Montreal Alouettes 32 923 00 0691 997
Ottawa RedBlacks 29 326 01 0534 1,057
Edmonton Elks 1 10 00 051 10
Baltimore Stallions 2 11 00 043 43
Memphis Mad Dogs 1 01 00 017 34
Shreveport Pirates 1 01 00 07 37
Las Vegas Posse 1 01 00 017 44
San Antonio Texans 2 02 00 028 35
Total 373 116255 216 78,350 11,438
Playoffs
BC Lions 73 40 00 164203
Saskatchewan Roughriders 83 50 00 170221
Calgary Stampeders 82 60 00 176232
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 40 40 00 82159
Total 27 819 00 0592 815