Rogers Centre, formerly known as SkyDome, is one of the most dynamic and versatile entertainment centres in the world. No other venue has the diversity of events that Rogers Centre hosts on an annual basis across over 200 event days. Since its spectacular opening on June 3, 1989, Rogers Centre has achieved the highest honours in the stadium entertainment industry and is a leader in corporate environmental responsibility. Rogers Centre’s versatility allows it to accommodate a variety of events suited for an arena, a domed stadium and an open-air facility.
Since opening to the public, over 2,000 events have been staged with more than 60 million people visiting Rogers Centre – famous the world over for its fully retractable roof. From 1996-1998, the facility received the prestigious “Prime Site of the Year Award” from Facilities Magazine and recently won the Toronto Tourism Award for “Employer of the Year.” For four consecutive years, the facility received the “Stadium of the Year Award” voted by Billboard, Amusement Business and Performance Magazine.
Rogers Centre is the home of the Toronto Blue Jays Baseball Club™, World Series Champions in 1992 and 1993, and the Toronto Argonauts Football Team™ who won the Grey Cup in 1991, 1996, 1997 and 2004. From 2008 to 2012, the venue will also host a total of 8 Buffalo Bills football games (NFL).