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11000 Stadium Rd, Edmonton, AB T5H 4E2, Canada
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Venue Name: Commonwealth Stadium

Venue Address:  11000 Stadium Road, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T5H 4E2

What is the best way to get to the venue? 

There is NO parking on-site at Commonwealth Stadium. Public transportation is highly encouraged. Parking restrictions will be in effect in the neighborhoods that surround Commonwealth Stadium. Only residents with valid permits will be permitted to park in these areas. Vehicles in violation of the residential parking restrictions will be tagged and towed. We ask all guests to be courteous and respect the neighborhoods that surround Commonwealth Stadium.

Public Transit Information

Edmonton Transit offers light rail transit (LRT) service to Commonwealth Stadium from 15 locations in Edmonton. Edmonton's LRT has an enhanced service for your convenience from 3:30 pm until 12:30 am. Fares are $3.25 one way or a $6.50 round trip can be purchased.

Park & Ride:
Edmonton Transit is offering a Park & Ride service for the Metallica Concert. The take in service starts at 3:30 pm and runs until 8:00 pm. The take away service will begin at 10:00 pm until finished. For a regular transit fare ($3.25 or $6.50 round trip), Edmonton Transit will get you to and from the concert, safely and quickly. Buses will leave approximately every 10 minutes from each lot.

Taxi/Uber/Lyft Information

A taxi stand is located on 86 Street and 112 Ave.

Driving Directions

Commonwealth Stadium is located at 11000 Stadium Rd NW.

Parking Information

There is NO parking on-site at Commonwealth Stadium.

There is limited accessible parking in Parking Lot A (112 Ave / 90 Street) and the LRT Lot at Stadium Road and 112 Ave for vehicles with a valid placards. There is a dedicated accessible drop-off located at Gate 11 located on Stadium Road for guests using mobility devices.

Drop Off/Pick Up Information

The curb lane on 112 Ave eastbound from 95 Street to Stadium Road will be a dedicated drop off and pick up location.

Biking Information

Bike Racks are available outside Gate 2, Gate 6, Gate 9 and Gate 13.


When can I start lining up?

Several amenities will be open from 9:00 am outside the stadium.

What time are doors?

4:00 pm

What time does the show start & end?

The show is scheduled to start at 6:00 pm and end at 11:00 pm.


Where is the box office located to pick up will call tickets?

Public Will Call can be picked up from the box offices at Gates 9, 13, or 6.

What are the box office hours?

Day of show: Gate 13 box office is open 12 noon till Metallica is onstage. Gates 9 and 6 box offices open at 3:30 pm till Metallica is onstage.

May I pick up my tickets before the day of the show?


May I bring my kids? Do they need to have their own tickets?

Children 2 years old and up require ticket for entry.


Is the NFL Clear Bag Policy in effect?


What is prohibited from coming into the venue?

Please be aware that bags will be subject to inspection upon entry. Individuals may be subject to search prior to entry into Commonwealth Stadium.

The following items are prohibited:

  • Weapons of any kind
  • Glass or metal containers
  • Alcoholic Beverages other than those sold in the venue
  • Narcotics and other illegal substances
  • Video cameras and professional recording devices
  • Professional grade cameras and tripods
  • Animals (Service Dogs are Permitted)
  • Air horns, megaphones
  • Cigarettes and E-Cigarettes
  • Laser pointers
  • Peanuts in the shell
  • Helmets
  • Large umbrellas (small pocket umbrellas without a point are permitted)
  • Flags
  • In-Line skates, bicycles, skateboards
  • Outside food and beverage
  • Any items deemed by Management to be dangerous or inappropriate

Persons possessing any of these items may be denied entry or subject to removal. Persons denied entry or removed for any violation of facility rules will not be issued a refund. Due to these safety procedures, we strongly recommend early arrival to the concert.

Smoking is prohibited on stadium property, including e-cigarettes. There is a designated enclosed smoking area outside of Gate 7 and Gate 8 which is located at the north end of the Stadium beside the video board.

Guests attempting to bring alcohol into the stadium will be denied entry or removed. Any guest that is denied entry or removed for any violation of facility rules will not be issued a refund.


Guests may use personal cameras and cell phones to take photos within the venue; however, cameras with any size of detachable lenses larger than 200mm will not be permitted on-site. Video cameras or video recording devices are not permitted at the show. To avoid distracting the artist and your fellow guests, please refrain from using flash at any point during the performance.

If I bring something that is not allowed, is there somewhere to store it other than an automobile?



What gates will be open?

Gates 2, 6, 9 & 13 will be open at 4:00 pm.

How many gates are there, what are they called, and where are they located?

4 gates will be operated, Gate 2 and 6 on the west side of the stadium and Gate 9 and 13 on the east side of the stadium.

Is there a separate entrance for GA tickets?

GA tickets may enter through any gate. Floor Access is via the staircases at Sections EE, FF, GG, HH, JJ, KK, LL, on the North end, Sections O through W on the East side and Sections C through K on the West side.

Are there special entry gates or other services for disabled guests?

There are accessible entrances at Gates 2, 6 & 9. If you require elevator access, please use Gate 11.


Will there be food and beverages for sale at the venue?

Yes, a wide range of food and beverage options are available for purchase once inside the stadium. Permanent concession stands accept credit or cash. Food service at Field Level accepts Cash ONLY.

Will beer and/or other alcohol be sold? Is there a cut-off time?

Yes, cut off will be done in a phased approach. All guests who appear under the age of 25 will be required to show valid ID to purchase alcohol. Guests serving alcohol to minors will be subject to arrest.

Is tailgating allowed?



Will official Metallica and show merchandise be sold at the event?



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