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Rogers Place to keep bathrooms flipped for Oilers playoff game Wednesday

Rogers Place converted some women’s bathrooms to men’s bathrooms to more equally accommodate guests at Sunday’s Edmonton Oilers game and the move will remain in place Wednesday night. 795 more words


Danielle Smith: Lessons to learn from Edmonton's new arena

Ten years ago Edmonton was exactly where Calgary is now: debating the merits of a new arena with fierce and vocal public opposition to “spending taxpayer dollars on billionaire owners and millionaire players.” Fast forward ten years and Rogers Place arena has been built, the critics (mostly) silenced, they continue to attract the best concerts and the downtown is on a fast track to revitalization. 120 more words


Rogers Place has some fan woes, will have to replace nine faulty units

It’s been just six months since Rogers Place opened its doors in downtown Edmonton and crews are already being called back in to make repairs. 76 more words

Local News

Oilers documentary on arena will outrage haters, but should make fans happy

The new in-house documentary on the building of Edmonton’s downtown arena, which airs this afternoon at 2 p.m. on Sportsnet, will be reviled by the faction that hates the project and adored by arena-holics. 813 more words

Cult Of Hockey

How accessible is Rogers Place?

It markets itself as one of the finest sports arenas in the world, but how does Rogers Place stack up when it comes to accessibility for those living with disabilities? 619 more words


Rogers Place responds to complaints about long lines for women's washrooms

The Oilers Entertainment Group is responding to complaints of long lines to use the women’s bathrooms at the new Rogers Place arena.

During the first two concerts at the downtown Edmonton venue – the Keith Urban and Dolly Parton shows – some patrons voiced concerns with the long lines to use the facilities. 240 more words