Empire Field in Vancouver, BC

Meta
  • Preceded by: Empire Stadium
  • Stadium Type: Open Air Stadium
  • Surface Type: Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like)
  • Lighting: Floodlights
  • Capacity: 27,500
Numbers
  • Opened: Jan. 1, 2010
  • Age: 10¬†years, 7¬†months
  • Total Games: 321
  • Total Attendance: 7,806,746 (316 games)
  • All-Time Attendance Avg: 24,704.89
  • Regular Season Sellouts: 27
  • Hosted Grey Cup: 7 times
  • Hosted All-Star Game: 2 times
Attendance Records
  • Coordinates: 49.282595079139774, -123.03324937820435
Firsts and Lasts
FirstLast
GameAug. 11, 1954
MTL 22 @ BC 0
Sept. 10, 2011
TOR 6 @ BC 28
Regular GameAug. 28, 1954
WPG 8 @ BC 6
Sept. 10, 2011
TOR 6 @ BC 28
Playoff GameOct. 31, 1959
EDM 20 @ BC 8
Nov. 12, 1977
WPG 32 @ BC 33
Grey CupNov. 26, 1955
MTL 19 vs EDM 34
Nov. 24, 1974
MTL 20 vs EDM 7
YearChangeSurfaceCapacity
2010 Temporary seating Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like) 27,500
1974 Reduction Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like) 30,229
1970 Artificial turf Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like) 32,375
1954 Opened 1954 Natural Grass 32,375
GPWLTOTGOTLPFPA
Preseason
BC Lions 2 11 00 066 42
Regular Season
BC Lions 14 59 01 1354 361
Total
BC Lions 16 610 01 1420 403
GPWLTOTGOTLPFPA
Preseason
Edmonton Eskimos 1 10 00 036 32
Saskatchewan Roughriders 1 01 00 06 34
Total 2 11 00 042 66
Regular Season
Calgary Stampeders 3 30 00 0109 89
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 2 20 00 074 62
Montreal Alouettes 1 10 00 016 12
Edmonton Eskimos 1 10 01 031 28
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 2 11 00 044 33
Saskatchewan Roughriders 3 12 00 065 65
Toronto Argonauts 2 02 00 022 65
Total 14 95 01 0361 354