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Our comfortable stadium seats offer plenty of leg room and a cup holder with every seat.
We have two video HD boards (30 ft x 123 ft) which are comparable to the size of the video screens at many NFL stadiums and the size of the Jumbotron at Rogers Centre in Toronto.
Investors Group Field is the largest canopied structure in Canada, offering coverage over approximately 80 per cent of the seats. The canopy also deflects ‘13th player’ noise back onto the field.
We have 28 washrooms, 14 for each gender, with separate entrances and exits to keep wait times down.
50% MORE concessions with a wide variety of food choices.
There are more than 240 TV monitors placed all around Investors Group Field.
Along with the popular Rum Hut area where many fans enjoy meeting friends at halftime, you’ll find the Bud Zone, the Apppleton Rum Bar and the Sky Vodka Bar located around the stadium.
Investors Group Field offers a Family Zone including one no-alcohol section.
Enhanced game day experience with entertainment inside and outside.
All washrooms are wheelchair accessible.
There are six elevators in the stadium to help with movement of fans going up and down.
Investors Group Field is smoke-free.
All stairways and aisles all have handrails for safety and ease of use.
Our Bomber Store is a 4,000-square foot feature retail store that is open year-round.  The Bomber Store houses our Season Ticket Centre, where fans can purchase tickets in the warmth and comfort of our indoor retail space.
 
 
 
Investors Group Field Facts
 
Investors Group Field’s canopies—while giving the cutting-edge stadium its distinctive look—provide excellent cover from rain and snow, and help to shelter patrons from the sun.
The stadium’s arch trusses supporting the 8 acres of roof are the largest and highest in Canada, spanning 190 meters, standing approximately 200 feet in the air.
Many sections of the arch truss weigh more than 200 tons and required two 300 ton cranes to be lifted into place.
There are 9000 tons of steel, 28,000 cubic meters of concrete, 3500 sections of hollow main floor, 450 pieces of precast bleachers, 272,000 blocks, 8 acres of room, and 33,500 seats expandable to 40,000 for major events including Grey Cup and other major international events and concerts.
Half of Investors Group Field contains a basement for locker rooms and a commissary.
The playing surface at Investors Group Field is FieldTurf Revolution.
Investors Group Field has a sunken bowl design, where the playing field dips into the ground 25 feet below the main concourse.
Over 400,000 hours have been executed in a very short period of time.
 
 
 
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Investors Group Field
1. Is there a family section at Investors Group Field?
There are designated family areas in sections 116,117,118,119,120 &121 (Section 118 is Alcohol Prohibited). These sections can be viewed by going to the Winnipeg Blue Bombers website and visiting the Virtual Venue by clicking here.

2. Is there a Student Section at Investors Group Field and will the student discount apply?
There are a variety of price points that will suit the needs of fans who are students. Sections 138,139,140,141,142 & 143 are popular sections for students.

3. Is there youth pricing available at Investors Group Field and which sections does that pricing apply to?
Our Family Sections are located in the South End in sections 116,117,118,119,120 &121. These sections have been specifically designed to provide a comfortable game day experience for our younger patrons and families. Youth pricing applies to fans 15 years and under. 

4. Is there a non-alcohol section available at Investors Group Field?
Alcohol is prohibited in section 118 as part of our designated Family Zone.

5. Are there sections for wheelchairs?
We have excellent wheelchair accessible seats available on both the 100 and 200 levels at Investors Group Field. We are very pleased to offer a total of 216 wheelchair spaces.

6. If I’ve never been to Investors Group Field, is there somewhere I can go online to check it out?
We have created a 3D Virtual Venue which allows you to explore our stadium using your computer. You can select a wide variety of camera angles in all sections, and pan around Investors Group Field for a view that will truly make you feel like you are inside the stadium. To access this 3D Virtual Venue, please click here.

7. What type of seats are there at Investors Group Field?
We offer three different style of seats depending on the area of the stadium: plush theatre style seating, padded seats and general stadium seating.

8. What kind of leg room is there at Investors Group Field?
Investors Group Field was designed to provide fans of all heights with plenty of leg room.

9. Do you have handrails?
We have handrails on all of our stairways to ensure the safety of all fans.

10. Is there a cup holder at my seat?
There is one cup holder for each seat at Investors Group Field.

11. Is there elevators and/or escalators to assist in the movement of fans?
We have elevators to help assist fans move through Investors Group Field.

12. Where are the washrooms and do you have family washrooms?
Investors Group Field offers washrooms all around the facility.  You’ll find washrooms evenly distributed throughout the main concourse, the suite levels and the upper concourses. All of the washrooms are wheelchair accessible. There are 28 washrooms in all, evenly split between men’s and women’s (14 each.)

13. What type and where are the concessions located at Investors Group Field?
There is a wide variety of concessions available in the stadium, provided by Ovations Food Services and other local restauranteurs.

14. What type of retail area is there on game day and during the rest of the year?
Our year-round Bomber Store is located on the South West corner of Investors Group Field, facing Chancellor Matheson Road.  Click here to shop online, view our current sale items, and to see our Bomber Store hours.  On game days, we offer four retail walk-ups throughout the rest of the stadium to make buying your Bomber gear as easy as possible.



General Questions
1. What is the seating capacity at Investors Group Field?
Approximately 33,500 expandable to 40,000 for a Grey Cup game.

2. Where can I go to see Investors Group Field?
To view the stadium visit our Virtual Venue by clicking here.

3. Who do I contact for information if I have other questions in regards to Investors Group Field?
Email bbombers@bluebombers.com or phone 204-784-7448.

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