Rogers Place Parking Tips: Cheap Parking in Downtown Edmonton

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Rogers Place in downtown Edmonton is the home of the NHL’s Edmonton Oilers, the WHL’s Edmonton Oil Kings, and other concerts and events. This guide provides Rogers Place parking tips, including:

  • official lots
  • cheaper third-party parking options
  • free parking
  • handicap parking near Rogers Place
  • public transportation
  • specific tips that are unique to the Rogers Place

Finding parking can be challenging, especially during popular events. Keep reading this Rogers Place parking guide to make your visit to Rogers Place as smooth as possible.

Rogers Place Parking Summary

Edmonton’s public transportation options, such as the LRT system and buses, make it relatively convenient for fans to reach the venue without relying on parking. Fans can pre-book parking spaces through various third-party apps or websites, which helps alleviate stress on event days.

Parking capacity around Rogers Place is moderate, with a mix of official and private lots in the surrounding area. Parking prices can vary, with some options being more affordable than others. Traffic congestion in Edmonton, particularly during peak times and on event days, can make navigating to the arena and finding parking more challenging.

Street parking in downtown Edmonton can be difficult to find and is often subject to various restrictions, making it less convenient for fans attending events at the arena.

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Official Rogers Place Parking Options

Multiple parking facilities are within walking distance of Rogers Place, managed by Ice District Central Parkade and Reef Events.

Before we show you the specific parking options, take a look at the overview map of the city around Rogers Place below. As you can see, the stadium is right in the Edmonton city centre downtown.

roger place parking map overview

Ice District Central Parkade

Located beneath Rogers Place, this facility offers over 2,000 parking spaces. It’s accessible via 103 Ave NW or 104 Ave NW. Rates range from $20 to $30 on event days.

Ice District Plaza

A short walk from Rogers Place, this lot offers an additional 1,000 parking spaces. The entrance is at 103 St NW and 104 Ave NW. Event day rates are $20 to $25.

The map below shows an overview of the official parking immediately around Rogers Place.

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Reef Events Parkades

Rogers Place has partnered with Reef Events to provide more ‘official’ parking lot options for Edmonton Oilers games and other events. These options are right outside the Ice District, but are still within walking distance to the stadium.

Click here to search Reef Events parking.

Here’s a sample of all of the parking lots offered by Reef Events:

reef events parking near rogers place

Note: Rates may vary depending on the event.

Cheaper Third-Party Parking Options Near Rogers Place

If you want to save some money on parking, several third-party parking lots and garages near Rogers Place may offer lower rates than the official Rogers Place parking options. These parking facilities are typically just a short walk from the stadium and can be found on popular parking apps like SpotHero.

Use the SpotHero widget below to book your spot today in advance! You will save money compared to waiting for the event date.

Here are some popular third-party parking lots and garages near Rogers Place:

  • Impark Lot 73 – Located at 10345 106 St NW, Edmonton, this parking lot is just a few blocks from Rogers Place.
  • City Centre East Parkade – This parkade, at 10066 102 St NW, Edmonton, offers convenient access to Rogers Place. With competitive event rates, it’s a popular option for those looking to save on parking.
  • Impark Lot 72 – Located at 10360 102 St NW, Edmonton, this parking lot is only a short walk from the arena.
  • Bell Tower Parkade – Situated at 10104 103 Ave NW, Edmonton, this parkade is just a few blocks from Rogers Place and offers a convenient parking solution.
  • Library Parkade – Located at 9911 102 Ave NW, Edmonton, this parkade is a slightly longer walk from the arena but may offer more affordable rates.
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Impark #73 Lot
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Library Parkade

By exploring these third-party parking options near Rogers Place, you can often find cheaper alternatives that provide convenient access to the arena.

Public Transit and Alternative Transportation

Rogers Place is well-connected to public transit, making it easy to get to the arena without worrying about parking. Here are the specific public transit lines and alternative transportation options available for getting to Rogers Place:

Edmonton Light Rail Transit (LRT)

The LRT is a popular choice for getting to Rogers Place. The MacEwan Station on the Capital Line and Metro Line is just a block from the arena at 104 Avenue and 105 Street. Trains run frequently, providing quick and convenient access to the venue.

edmonton lrt to rogers place public transit

Edmonton Transit Service (ETS) Buses

Numerous ETS bus routes serve Rogers Place and its surrounding areas. Key bus routes include 1, 2, 8, 15, 100, 130, and 151. You can check the ETS website for schedules and route information to plan your trip.

Here is a full map to help you get to Rogers Place by ETS or LRT.

rogers place parking overview

Bicycle Parking

For those who prefer to cycle to Rogers Place, bicycle parking facilities are available in the vicinity. The most convenient bicycle parking location is at the MacEwan Station Bike Cage, which is situated near the MacEwan LRT Station. Additionally, you can find numerous bike racks around the arena, especially along 104 Avenue and 103 Street.

Rideshare and Drop-off/Pick-up

Rogers Place has designated rideshare zones to make it easier for visitors using Uber, Lyft, or other ridesharing services. These zones are located on 104 Avenue between 102 Street and 103 Street. Additionally, a drop-off and pick-up area on 103 Street, between 103 Avenue and 104 Avenue, can be utilized by taxis, private vehicles, or rideshare services.

Using public transit, cycling, or ridesharing services, you can avoid parking fees and contribute to a more environmentally-friendly way of getting to Rogers Place for your next event.

Events at Rogers Place

Use the table below to buy tickets to the Edmonton Oilers or other events at Rogers Place.

Underneath this table are tips for getting free parking at Rogers Place and specific tips you should know about parking nearby in Edmonton.

DateNameLocationBuy Tickets
September 29, 2023Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Lethbridge HurricanesRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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September 30, 2023Iron Maiden - The Future Past Tour 2023Rogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 01, 2023Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Lethbridge HurricanesRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 04, 2023Edmonton Oilers vs. Calgary FlamesRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 05, 2023Daniel Caesar Presents Superpowers World Tour - Leg 2: U.S. & CanadaRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 06, 2023Edmonton Oilers vs. Seattle KrakenRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 07, 2023Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Prince Albert RaidersRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 09, 2023Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Lethbridge HurricanesRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 11, 2023Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Saskatoon BladesRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 12, 2023GodsmackRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 13, 2023Wu-Tang Clan - HiNOTE Personalized Video Message (TICKET NOT INCLUDED)Rogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 13, 2023Wu-Tang Clan & Nas: NY State Of Mind TourRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 13, 2023De La Soul - HiNOTE Personalized Video Message (TICKET NOT INCLUDED)Rogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 14, 2023Edmonton Oilers vs. Vancouver CanucksRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 15, 2023Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Red Deer RebelsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 17, 2023Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Red Deer RebelsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 19, 2023Guns N' RosesRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 20, 2023Dermot Kennedy The Sonder TourRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 21, 2023Edmonton Oilers vs. Winnipeg JetsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 22, 2023Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Seattle ThunderbirdsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 24, 2023The Doobie BrothersRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 25, 2023ToolRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 26, 2023Edmonton Oilers vs. New York RangersRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 28, 2023Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Portland WinterhawksRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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October 29, 2023Edmonton Oilers vs. Calgary FlamesRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 02, 2023Edmonton Oilers vs. Dallas StarsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 03, 2023Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Moose Jaw WarriorsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 04, 2023Edmonton Oilers vs. Nashville PredatorsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 05, 2023Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Medicine Hat TigersRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 09, 2023Burna Boy: I Told Them TourRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 10, 2023KISS: End of the Road World TourRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 11, 2023Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Calgary HitmenRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 12, 2023Shania Twain: Queen Of Me TourRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 13, 2023Edmonton Oilers vs. New York IslandersRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 14, 2023Jonas Brothers: FIVE ALBUMS. ONE NIGHT.Rogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 15, 2023Edmonton Oilers vs. Seattle KrakenRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 17, 2023PBR: Canada National Finals - 2-Day PackageRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 17, 2023PBR: Canada National FinalsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 18, 2023PBR: Canada National FinalsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 21, 2023Depeche Mode: Memento Mori TourRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 22, 2023Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Brandon Wheat KingsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 24, 2023Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Regina PatsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 26, 2023Edmonton Oilers vs. Anaheim DucksRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 28, 2023Edmonton Oilers vs. Vegas Golden KnightsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 30, 2023Jeff Dunham Still Not CanceledRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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December 01, 2023Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Everett SilvertipsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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December 03, 2023Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Moose Jaw WarriorsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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December 06, 2023Edmonton Oilers vs. Carolina HurricanesRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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December 08, 2023Edmonton Oilers vs. Minnesota WildRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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December 09, 2023Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Medicine Hat TigersRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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December 10, 2023Edmonton Oilers vs. New Jersey DevilsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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December 12, 2023Edmonton Oilers vs. Chicago BlackhawksRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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December 14, 2023Edmonton Oilers vs. Tampa Bay LightningRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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December 15, 2023Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Swift Current BroncosRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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December 16, 2023Edmonton Oilers vs. Florida PanthersRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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December 17, 2023Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Regina PatsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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December 27, 2023Cirque du Soleil : CorteoRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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December 28, 2023Cirque du Soleil : CorteoRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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December 29, 2023Cirque du Soleil : CorteoRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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December 29, 2023Cirque du Soleil : CorteoRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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December 30, 2023Cirque du Soleil : CorteoRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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December 30, 2023Cirque du Soleil : CorteoRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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December 31, 2023Cirque du Soleil : CorteoRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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January 02, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Philadelphia FlyersRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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January 06, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Ottawa SenatorsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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January 11, 2024Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Tri-City AmericansRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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January 14, 2024Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Spokane ChiefsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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January 16, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Toronto Maple LeafsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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January 18, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Seattle KrakenRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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January 19, 2024Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Prince Albert RaidersRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
TicketmasterStubHub
January 21, 2024Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Saskatoon BladesRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
TicketmasterStubHub
January 23, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Columbus Blue JacketsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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January 25, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Chicago BlackhawksRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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January 27, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Nashville PredatorsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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January 28, 2024Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Brandon Wheat KingsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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February 02, 2024Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Calgary HitmenRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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February 10, 2024City and Colour w/ Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night SweatsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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February 13, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Detroit Red WingsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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February 17, 2024Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Red Deer RebelsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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February 19, 2024Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Medicine Hat TigersRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
TicketmasterStubHub
February 21, 2024Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Calgary HitmenRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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February 21, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Boston BruinsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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February 23, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Minnesota WildRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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February 24, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Calgary FlamesRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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February 25, 2024Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Wenatchee WildRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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February 26, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Los Angeles KingsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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February 28, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. St. Louis BluesRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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March 02, 2024Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Swift Current BroncosRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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March 03, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Pittsburgh PenguinsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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March 09, 2024Journey: Freedom Tour 2024Rogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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March 10, 2024Harlem Globetrotters 2024 World Tour presented by Jersey Mike's SubsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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March 13, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Washington CapitalsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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March 15, 2024Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Calgary HitmenRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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March 16, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Colorado AvalancheRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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March 17, 2024Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Swift Current BroncosRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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March 19, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Montreal CanadiensRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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March 21, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Buffalo SabresRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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March 24, 2024Edmonton Oil Kings vs. Red Deer RebelsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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March 28, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Los Angeles KingsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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March 29, 2024Noah Kahan: We'll All Be Here Forever TourRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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March 30, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Anaheim DucksRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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April 05, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Colorado AvalancheRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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April 10, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Vegas Golden KnightsRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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April 12, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Arizona CoyotesRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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April 13, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. Vancouver CanucksRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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April 15, 2024Edmonton Oilers vs. San Jose SharksRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 17, 2024Zach BryanRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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November 18, 2024Zach BryanRogers Place
Edmonton, AB, CA
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Closest Free Parking Spaces Near Rogers Place

While finding free parking close to Rogers Place can be challenging, a few options are available within walking distance. Remember that availability may be limited, especially during events, so it’s best to arrive early if you plan on searching for free parking. Here are some of the closest free parking spaces near Rogers Place:

Residential Streets

Some residential streets in the Oliver and Queen Mary Park neighborhoods offer free on-street parking. These streets are located west and northwest of Rogers Place. Pay close attention to parking signs; some streets may have time restrictions or permit requirements.

North Edge of Downtown

Another option is to look for free parking spots on the north edge of downtown Edmonton. Streets like 107 Avenue, 108 Avenue, and 97 Street may have limited free parking, but reaching Rogers Place will require a longer walk (approximately 15-20 minutes).

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Weekend Parking

Some parking lots and street parking spaces offer free parking on weekends or after a certain time in the evening. Be sure to read the signs carefully to confirm whether this applies to your chosen parking space. One such location is the MacEwan University Surface Lot 60, located at 11050 104 Avenue NW, which offers free parking after 5:00 PM on weekdays and all day on weekends.

Remember to read and adhere to posted parking signs, as regulations change frequently. If you’re unsure about the parking rules, it’s best to choose a paid parking lot or utilize public transit to avoid potential fines or towing.

Tailgating at Rogers Place

While tailgating is a popular activity at many sporting events, Rogers Place has specific policies prohibiting tailgating. The arena’s focus is on ensuring safety and security for all attendees, and as such, tailgating is not permitted in the parking lots or on the property of Rogers Place. However, alternative options are nearby for fans who want to enjoy a pre-event gathering with friends and fellow supporters.

Popular Bars and Restaurants for Pre-Event Gatherings

In lieu of traditional tailgating, you can visit nearby bars and restaurants to socialize, grab a bite to eat, and have a drink before attending an event at Rogers Place. These establishments offer a lively atmosphere where fans can mingle and enjoy themselves before heading to the arena. Some popular options include:

  1. The Canadian Brewhouse: Located just a few blocks away from Rogers Place, The Canadian Brewhouse is a favorite spot for hockey fans. With a large selection of beers on tap, a sports-themed atmosphere, and multiple big-screen TVs, it’s the perfect place to gather before an Edmonton Oilers game.
  2. Mercer Tavern: In the heart of Edmonton’s Ice District, Mercer Tavern offers a modern pub setting with an extensive food and drink menu. Its proximity to Rogers Place makes it an excellent choice for pre-event socializing.
  3. CRAFT Beer Market: Only a short walk from Rogers Place, CRAFT Beer Market is a popular destination for beer enthusiasts. Boasting over 100 beers on tap and a diverse menu, it’s an ideal spot for fans looking to relax and enjoy a meal before attending an event.
  4. Hudsons Canada’s Pub: A local chain located near Rogers Place, Hudsons Canada’s Pub offers a warm and welcoming atmosphere. With a vast selection of drinks and delicious food, it’s a great place to gather with friends before heading to the arena.
  5. Grand Villa Casino: Right inside Rogers Place is the Grand Villa Casino. It is a popular spot for food and gambling before and after the game. Once you are inside, you are just a few steps away from the hockey concourse.
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Remember that these establishments can become quite busy, especially during game days and events at Rogers Place. It’s a good idea to arrive early to secure a table and enjoy your time before the event.

Rogers Place Parking Tips

Navigating parking at Rogers Place can be challenging, especially during popular events. To make your experience smoother and more enjoyable, keep these specific parking tips in mind when attending an event at Rogers Place:

Book Your Parking Spot in Advance

To secure a convenient and affordable parking spot, consider booking in advance using a service like SpotHero or Parking Panda. This can save you time and money, as you can compare prices and locations before arriving at the arena.

Arrive Early

To avoid traffic congestion and secure a better parking spot, plan to arrive at least 1-2 hours before the event start time. This will give you ample time to park and navigate to Rogers Place.

Consider Off-Peak Parking

If you don’t mind a short walk, look for parking options further away from the arena. These spots are often more affordable and less crowded, making it easier to exit after the event.

Take Note of Parking Restrictions

Be aware of parking restrictions and signage around Rogers Place, especially during game days and events. Some streets may have temporary no-parking zones or time limitations, so always double-check before leaving your vehicle.

Remember Your Parking Spot

With numerous parking lots and structures in the area, it’s easy to forget where you parked. Take note of the parking lot name or number and snap a photo of any nearby landmarks to help you find your vehicle after the event.

Opt for Public Transit

If you want to avoid parking altogether, consider using public transit to reach Rogers Place. The arena is accessible via the LRT and various bus routes, making it convenient for attendees to get to and from the venue without worrying about parking.

Rideshare or Carpool

Share a ride with friends or use a rideshare service like Uber or Lyft to reduce the need for parking. Designated rideshare pick-up and drop-off zones are located near Rogers Place for easy access.

Be Patient When Exiting

After an event, expect heavy traffic and congestion in and around Rogers Place. Exercise patience and follow the directions of parking attendants and traffic control personnel to ensure a safe and orderly exit.

By keeping these Rogers Place-specific parking tips in mind, you can ensure a stress-free experience when attending events at the arena. Plan ahead, consider your options, and enjoy your time at Rogers Place.

Check Out the Grand Villa Casino

Rogers Place has a full casino called the Grand Villa inside it. If you feel like playing slots or table games after the Oilers game ends, you can avoid traffic completely. Even if you aren’t a gambler, you can order food and watch other sporting events in the casino.

Conclusion

In conclusion, finding suitable parking at Rogers Place in downtown Edmonton can be challenging, but with proper planning and knowledge, you can secure a convenient spot for your visit.

Remember to book your parking spot in advance, arrive early, consider off-peak options, and adhere to parking restrictions. You can find more affordable parking options near the arena by exploring various third-party parking lots and using services like SpotHero.

Don’t forget to consider alternative transportation methods like public transit, cycling, or ridesharing to save on parking fees and reduce your environmental footprint.

With these Rogers Place parking tips in mind, you’ll be well-prepared for your next event at the arena.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Where can I find parking near Rogers Place?

Several parking options are near Rogers Place, including on-site parking at the Ice District Central Parkade, Reef Events parking lots, and various third-party parking lots and structures within walking distance. You can also use a service like SpotHero to find and reserve a spot in advance.

Is there free parking available near Rogers Place?

Free parking near Rogers Place is limited and often fills up quickly. Some street parking is available but may be several blocks away from the arena. Always check for parking restrictions and signage before leaving your vehicle.

How early should I arrive at Rogers Place to find parking?

It’s recommended to arrive at least 90 minutes to 2 hours before the event’s start time to secure a parking spot and avoid traffic congestion. This also gives you enough time to navigate your way to the arena.

Can I take public transit to Rogers Place?

Yes, Rogers Place is accessible via the LRT and multiple bus routes. Using public transit is a convenient and affordable alternative to driving and parking.

Is tailgating allowed at Rogers Place?

Tailgating is not permitted in the parking lots around Rogers Place. However, the area has several bars and restaurants where you can gather with friends before and after events.

How can I ensure a stress-free parking experience at Rogers Place?

To ensure a stress-free experience, plan ahead by booking your parking spot in advance, arrive early, consider off-peak parking options, and follow all parking restrictions and signage. Additionally, be patient when exiting the venue after an event to avoid unnecessary stress.

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