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'It was just so surreal': Edmonton area teen performs at Keith Urban concert

It was a packed house at Rogers Place Friday night as the new downtown arena hosted its first official concert.

Country music superstar Keith Urban… 670 more words

Entertainment

Does every seat in Rogers Place have a great view? Maybe not

During the grand opening of Rogers Place last week, officials boasted there isn’t a bad seat in the house. But that may not be the case. 185 more words

Sports

Edmontonians cry foul over no re-entry policy at Rogers Place

A new no re-entry policy at Rogers Place has some Edmontonians outraged.

As per the new policy, no one will be allowed back inside the arena if they leaving during an event, whether they have a ticket or not. 354 more words

Sports

Ice District development already paying off: Edmonton officials

The doors to Rogers Place are finally open to the public.

The man in charge of the project for the City of Edmonton says the arena is already paying dividends. 22 more words

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Smokers won't be able to re-enter Rogers Place once they leave for a cigarette

Sorry, smokers. A new policy at Edmonton’s brand new downtown arena will prohibit smokers from re-entering the arena once they leave the building for a cigarette. 400 more words

Sports

Rogers Place arena opens in downtown Edmonton to great fanfare

Rogers Place opened to Edmontonians Thursday after years of debate and construction.

Speaking to reporters at the afternoon portion of the arena’s grand opening, Oilers’ owner Daryl Katz suggested the opening of Rogers Place will be a turning point in the the revitalization of downtown Edmonton. 2,562 more words

Canada

What impact will Rogers Place have on Edmonton's vulnerable?

EDMONTON – On 105 Avenue, the juxtaposition could not be more striking.

To the south, Rogers Place looms large; the shiny new building replaces what was at one time gravel parking lots. 400 more words

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