Frank Clair Stadium at Lansdowne Park in Ottawa, ON

Meta
  • Preceded by: Lansdowne Park
  • Succeeded by: TD Place at Lansdowne Park
  • Stadium Type: Open Air Stadium
  • Surface Type: Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like)
  • Lighting: Floodlights
  • Capacity: 51,242
Numbers
  • Opened: Jan. 1, 1993
  • Age: 28¬†years, 9¬†months
  • Total Games: 729
  • Total Attendance: 12,117,935 (633 games)
  • All-Time Attendance Avg: 19,143.66
  • Regular Season Sellouts: 56
  • Hosted Grey Cup: 7 times
  • Hosted All-Star Game: 2 times
Attendance Records
  • Coordinates: 45.39813356876864, -75.6836074590683
Firsts and Lasts
FirstLast
GameOct. 3, 1908
MTL 2 @ OTT 11
Oct. 16, 2021
MTL 27 @ OTT 16
Regular GameOct. 3, 1908
MTL 2 @ OTT 11
Oct. 16, 2021
MTL 27 @ OTT 16
Playoff GameNov. 28, 1925
QUE 2 @ OTT 11
Nov. 18, 2018
HAM 27 @ OTT 46
Grey CupDec. 5, 1925
WPG 1 @ OTT 24
Nov. 26, 2017
CGY 24 vs TOR 27
YearChangeSurfaceCapacity
2021 COVID capacity restrictions Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like) 15,000
2017 Temporary Grey Cup Expansion Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like) 36,154
2014 Opened 2014 Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like) 24,656
2004 Grey Cup temporary seating Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like) 51,242
2002 Reduction Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like) 29,862
1996 Expansion Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like) 30,960
1993 Name change Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like) 30,927
1991 Reduction Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like) 30,927
1988 Grey Cup temporary seating Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like) 50,604
1984 Artificial turf Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like) 34,972
1975 Expansion Natural Grass 34,972
1967 Expansion Natural Grass 27,172
1960 Expansion Natural Grass 22,000
1955 Expansion Natural Grass 16,372
1908 Opened 1908 Natural Grass 15,000
GPWLTOTGOTLPFPA
Preseason
Ottawa RedBlacks 8 35 00 0161 212
Regular Season
Ottawa RedBlacks 72 2547 04 21,826 2,225
Total
Ottawa RedBlacks 80 2852 04 21,987 2,437

Grey Cup Record as Host Stadium

GPWLTOTGOTLPFPA
Toronto Argonauts 1 10 00 027 19
BC Lions 1 01 00 019 27
GPWLTOTGOTLPFPA
Preseason
Toronto Argonauts 3 21 00 077 47
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1 10 00 028 27
Memphis Mad Dogs 1 10 00 028 21
Montreal Alouettes 3 12 00 079 66
Total 8 53 00 0212 161
Regular Season
BC Lions 8 71 00 0324 156
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 9 72 00 0312 228
Saskatchewan Roughriders 8 62 01 0236 192
Edmonton Elks 7 52 00 0182 178
Montreal Alouettes 8 53 01 1243 196
Calgary Stampeders 8 53 01 0260 192
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 9 54 00 0223 253
Toronto Argonauts 8 35 00 0192 198
Memphis Mad Dogs 1 10 00 023 20
Birmingham Barracudas 1 10 00 056 46
Baltimore Stallions 1 10 00 042 27
San Antonio Texans 2 11 00 072 46
Shreveport Pirates 1 01 00 010 40
Las Vegas Posse 1 01 01 150 54
Total 72 4725 04 22,225 1,826