Commonwealth Stadium – the hub of Edmonton’s sports events and concerts
Home of the Edmonton Eskimos since the past 30 years and the Canadian National Soccer Teams, Commonwealth Stadium is barely two kilometers from downtown Edmonton and even closer to The Coliseum Inn in Edmonton. Built in 1978 to hold the Commonwealth Games, the stadium can take more than 60000 enthusiastic fans and now hosts many events including the Edmonton Eskimos football games, live events and concerts.
If you are in Edmonton to watch some great Canadian football or a music event, stay at The Coliseum Inn, where great hospitality, comfortable rooms and exceptional service are guaranteed. To make a reservation, call us 780-471-1231 or 1-877-471-1231
As the ideal venue for sports, entertainment and much more, the Stadium is equipped to host international events and has:
- A professional football field
- A 400-meter track
- A fitness center
- A gymnasium
- Tennis courts
- Adequate space for refreshments
Commonwealth Stadium is special for its natural turf, a three story matrix scoreboard with instant replay and state-of-the-art media facilities and delights fans with its sheer size set against the magnificent background of azure blue skies. To ensure that they get there in time for the event, visitors prefer to stay at The Coliseum Inn for its proximity to Stadium, with the added bonus of concert packages in ultra-comfortable lodgings. For details, contact us.
Even though it is reputed for its sports events, it is also a major venue for some of the biggest concerts in Edmonton. International stars like Pink Floyd, the Rolling Stones, Genesis, David Bowie, Willie Nelson and more.Just recently, over 65,000 fans cheered at the U2 360′ Tour in June 2011.
If you are in Edmonton to attend an event, make your experience unforgettable. Stay at The Coliseum Inn. Reserve online, or call us now.