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Fast Facts

Stadium Fast Facts
  • 56,000+ seating capacity
  • 3-1/2 acre natural grass playing field
  • 5 tiers of seats - 60% under cover 7 entrances for smooth crowd movement
  • State-of-the-art electronic display scoreboard
  • Hall of Stars honoring local sports greats
  • Diversified food services
  • Modernized locker and lounge areas
  • Club rooms for private and group affairs
  • Ample parking for over 10,000 cars and 300 buses
  • Open air arena for large scale civic events
  • Acoustically sound for musical performances


General Stadium Information
  • Stadium Owner:
    The Government of the District of Columbia, under the auspices of the D.C. Sports & Entertainment Commission
  • Year Built: 1961
  • Pitch Size: 110 x 74 yards
  • Seating Capacity: 56,692
  • Turf: Natural grass surface called Prescription Athletic Turf
  • Mailing Address:
    2400 East Capitol Street, SE, Washington, DC 20003
  • Telephone: 202-547-9077
  • Fax: 202-547-7460


Stadium Capacity by Configuration
  • Concert Performances - 52,000
  • Soccer/Football Games - 56,000
  • Baseball games - 45,000
  • Seating Capacity: 56,692
  • Scaled Down House - 16,900
  • Mezzanine Level, 9 Private Boxes - 175
  • 300 Level, 5 Private Boxes - 60, Director's Box - 66

 
 
 
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