Fan Information FAQ
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When does the 2018 Grey Cup Festival presented by Shaw take place?
The 2018 Grey Cup Festival presented by Shaw will kick-off on the evening of Wednesday, November 21 and run through to game time on Sunday, November 25 in Edmonton, Alberta.
Where will the 2018 Grey Cup Festival presented by Shaw be held?
The 2018 Grey Cup Festival presented by Shaw will be held right in the heart of downtown Edmonton, stretching four city blocks, Jasper Avenue from 99th Street to 96th Street. See the Festival Events section to view the location for each individual event.
When will the 106th Grey Cup presented by Shaw be played in 2018?
The 106th Grey Cup Championship game will be played on Sunday, November 25th, 2018 at The Brick Field at Commonwealth Stadium. Doors open at 2:00 p.m., pre-show at 3:30 p.m., and kick off at 4:00 p.m. (all MST).
How can I get tickets to the 106th Grey Cup game?
Tickets to the 106th Grey Cup game are available via ticketmaster.ca/greycup or by calling Ticketmaster at 1-855-985-5000 OR 780-448-ESKS (3757).
How do I become a volunteer for the 106th Grey Cup Festival presented by Shaw?
To find out more about volunteering for the festival, click here .
Where are the Festival events happening? Is it better to stay downtown or out near Commonwealth Stadium?
All Festival events during the week will be taking place downtown Edmonton, on Jasper Avenue from 99th Street to 96th Street. Most Sunday events will be happening on the grounds outside Commonwealth Stadium.
How can I travel to 2018 Grey Cup Festival presented by Shaw events?
All online ticket/hotel packages are independent of the Grey Cup Festival and Edmonton Eskimos, and are purchased at your own risk. Be sure to call each hotel directly before making any purchases online.
How do I get to the 2018 Grey Cup Festival presented by Shaw?
The Grey Cup Festival is conveniently located downtown Edmonton, Jasper Avenue from 99th Street to 96th Street and is easily accessible via public transit (bus) and three close-by LRT stations.
How do I get to the 106th Grey Cup presented by Shaw?
Your Grey Cup game ticket is your free ‘ticket to ride’ on the LRT or regular Edmonton Transit Service (ETS) bus service to Commonwealth Stadium for your pre game transportation, beginning at 11AM on November 25, and post game transportation, up to two hours after the game ends. To board ETS Park & Ride, show your game ticket.
We highly suggest you ARRIVE EARLY TO THE STADIUM, as gates will open at 2:00 PM. All Stadium entry gates will be very busy and will include security screening measures and ticket validation. Fans are reminded to plan ahead, arrive early, and please enter through the Gate indicated on your ticket so that all fans can get to their seats and enjoy. Please note that guests will not be permitted to exit and re-enter the Stadium during the event.
What about parking?
There will be NO parking available at The Brick Field at Commonwealth Stadium on game day. Fans are encouraged to take public transit to and from the game. Click here to plan your trip to the Grey Cup at The Brick Field at Commonwealth Stadium.
What am I allowed to bring into the Stadium with me?
For more information on Commonwealth Stadium policies, permitted and prohibited items, please visit, please refer to the online Edmonton Eskimos spectator information.
Who is playing the halftime show?
Juno and Grammy Award-winning artist Alessia Cara will perform the Freedom Mobile Grey Cup Halftime Show.
How do media get accreditation for the Grey Cup?
For more information, please visit our media page.