Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, AB

Attributes
  • 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: 44¬†years
  • Total Games: 454
  • Total Attendance: 16,103,686 (454 games)
  • All-Time Attendance Avg: 35,470.67
  • 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
Nov. 5, 2021
SSK 19 @ EDM 17
Regular GameAug. 30, 1978
BC 10 @ EDM 18
Nov. 5, 2021
SSK 19 @ EDM 17
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
GP W L T OTG OTL PF PA
Preseason
Edmonton Elks 47 24 22 1 0 0 1,152 961
Regular Season
Edmonton Elks 374 255 117 2 16 8 11,468 8,357
Las Vegas Posse 1 0 1 0 0 0 10 51
Playoffs
Edmonton Elks 27 19 8 0 0 0 815 592
Total
Edmonton Elks 448 298 147 3 16 8 13,435 9,910
Las Vegas Posse 1 0 1 0 0 0 10 51

Grey Cup Record as Host Stadium

GP W L T OTG OTL PF PA
Montreal Alouettes 2 2 0 0 0 0 46 34
Calgary Stampeders 1 1 0 0 0 0 27 16
Toronto Argonauts 1 1 0 0 0 0 47 23
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1 1 0 0 0 0 47 17
Ottawa RedBlacks 1 0 1 0 0 0 16 27
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1 0 1 0 0 0 17 47
Edmonton Elks 1 0 1 0 0 0 16 25
Saskatchewan Roughriders 2 0 2 0 0 0 41 68
GP W L T OTG OTL PF PA
Preseason
Calgary Stampeders 10 6 4 0 0 0 270 281
BC Lions 11 6 5 0 0 0 218 231
Saskatchewan Roughriders 17 5 12 0 0 0 286 455
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 6 3 2 1 0 0 127 119
Ottawa RedBlacks 1 1 0 0 0 0 30 27
Toronto Argonauts 1 0 1 0 0 0 15 35
Total 46 21 24 1 0 0 946 1,148
Regular Season
BC Lions 60 25 35 0 5 3 1,424 1,600
Calgary Stampeders 61 24 36 1 3 1 1,467 1,816
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 45 15 29 1 2 1 1,016 1,366
Saskatchewan Roughriders 59 14 45 0 4 2 1,307 1,932
Toronto Argonauts 40 13 27 0 0 0 882 1,240
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 41 13 28 0 1 0 924 1,267
Montreal Alouettes 32 9 23 0 0 0 691 997
Ottawa RedBlacks 29 3 26 0 1 0 534 1,057
Edmonton Elks 1 1 0 0 0 0 51 10
Baltimore Stallions 2 1 1 0 0 0 43 43
Memphis Mad Dogs 1 0 1 0 0 0 17 34
Shreveport Pirates 1 0 1 0 0 0 7 37
Las Vegas Posse 1 0 1 0 0 0 17 44
San Antonio Texans 2 0 2 0 0 0 28 35
Total 375 118 255 2 16 7 8,408 11,478
Playoffs
BC Lions 73 4 0 0 0 164 203
Saskatchewan Roughriders 83 5 0 0 0 170 221
Calgary Stampeders 82 6 0 0 0 176 232
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 40 4 0 0 0 82 159
Total 27 8 19 0 0 0 592 815