Commonwealth Stadium hosts a broad range of local and world-class spectator events from world cups to iconic concerts and everything in between.
Oilers to host Flames in 2023 Tim Hortons NHL Heritage Classic
Set for October 29 at Commonwealth Stadium, site of League's first regular-season outdoor game in 2003.
Event: 2023 Tim Hortons NHL Heritage Classic
Calgary Flames VS Edmonton Oilers Venue: Commonwealth Stadium Date: Sunday, October 29, 2023 Time: 5pm Tickets:Available now on Ticketmaster
The Calgary Flames and Edmonton Oilers will play in the 2023 Tim Hortons NHL Heritage Classic at Commonwealth Stadium on October 29. The 7th Heritage Classic will return to Commonwealth Stadium for the 20th anniversary of the first NHL regular-season outdoor game, the 2003 NHL Heritage Classic, a 4-3 win for the Montreal Canadiens over the Oilers in front of 57,167 fans on November 22, 2003. Including that game, there have been 35 regular season outdoor games played to date, attended by 1,755,438 fans.
"To play an outdoor game in Edmonton, at Commonwealth, to play Calgary on the 20th anniversary of the last one, super special," Oilers captain Connor McDavid said.
Edmonton to Host 2024 IFAF World Junior Football Championship
Calgary, AB – Football Canada is proud to announce in conjunction with Football Alberta that Edmonton will host the World Junior U20 World Championships in July 2024 at Commonwealth Stadium. After winning the right to host the 2024 World U20 Championships from the International Federation of American Football (IFAF) in 2018, Football Canada opened up the bid process with inquiries from five provincial organizations.
Parking restrictions will be in effect. Illegally parked vehicles will be ticketed and towed. Street parking and parkades are available at various downtown locations. Regular rates apply.
A taxi, rideshare and public drop-off and pick-up area will be located on the curb lane on 112 Avenue eastbound from 95 Street to Stadium Road.
Accessible Drop-Off Zone
The accessible drop-off and pick-up location for Dedicated Accessible Transit Service (DATS) and those with approved placards at Gate 6.
Commonwealth Community Recreation Centre
Commonwealth Community Recreation Centre will remain open during Edmonton Elks games. This will include the fitness centre, aquatic centre, and the field house. Commonwealth Stadium parking lots and road closures will take effect three hours prior to kick off.
Bike Valet Service at Commonwealth Stadium
Commonwealth Stadium and the City of Edmonton offer Bike Valet service for major events at the Stadium. This is a free bike valet service for all Edmonton Elks home games. The new bike valet service is located at the northeast corner of Clarke Stadium between the Commonwealth Community Recreation Centre field house and the blue bleachers at Clarke.
The courtesy bike valet opens 1 hour before the regular season game's scheduled start time and closes one hour after the game ends. Bicycle helmets can be stored with your bike at the bike valet.
ETS Bus Service
Bus routes 2, 3 and 101 travel near Stadium Transit Centre. Note: Bus route 3 will be on detour during Elks games. If you would like information on the best way to travel to the Stadium, please consult the ETS Trip Planner.
Park & Ride
Use the Park & Ride location that is best for you and ETS will get you to the game or event.