Rogers Centre

stadium in Toronto, Ontario, Canada; home venue of the Toronto Blue Jays
(Redirected from SkyDome)

Rogers Centre is a sports stadium in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It is right next door to the CN Tower. It is the home field of the Major League Baseball team called the Toronto Blue Jays. Until 2015, it was also home to the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League.

Rogers Centre

When Rogers Centre opened in 1989, it was called the SkyDome. It hosted the WWF's WrestleMania VI on April 1, 1990 and WrestleMania X8 on March 17, 2002. WrestleMania X8 attracted the largest ever paid crowd to SkyDome with 68,237 fans.[1]

It was the first stadium to have a fully retractable motorized roof. It has a 348-room hotel attached to it with 70 rooms overlooking the field.[2]

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  1. "Wrestlemania X8 Sets Revenue, Attendance Records". WWE. Archived from the original on 2007-02-03. Retrieved 2013-11-13.
  2. Ewen, John. "Power Ranking All 30 MLB Stadiums". Bleacher Report. Retrieved 2023-12-10.

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