Famed Lambeau Field in Green Bay, WI, is the home of the NFL’s Green Bay Packers football team. Often referred to as “the frozen tundra,” because of its cold conditions, the 73,000-seat facility opened in 1957 as City Stadium, and was named after legendary Packers founder, player, and long-time head coach, Curly Lambeau after his death in 1965.
Lambeau Field was built for $960,000, but a 2003 renovation cost $295 million. It was the first stadium built exclusively for an NFL team, and has the longest tenure in the league.
In 2008, the Green Bay Council passed a law requiring street ticket scalpers to obtain a permit for reselling Packers tickets, which also restricts them to certain areas. The move was designed to help crack down on sale of counterfeit tickets. The permit costs $800 per year.
While much remains to be determined as the season approaches, the Green Bay Packers have indicated that they expect to have a drastically limited capacity this fall, with expectations of a cap at 12,000 if fans are allowed amid the coronavirus. Thus far, the team has yet to take... Read more
NFL ticket prices are going up in Green Bay. After reaching the NFC Championship last season, the Packers revealed that they are raising their ticket prices in 2020. The team laid out its new pricing structure in invoices sent to season ticket holders this week. Regular season tickets will... Read more
The legendary Beatles member Paul McCartney has announced a stop at Green Bay Packers’ Lambeau Field next year while on his “Freshen Up Tour.” The concert is set to take place on June 8, 2019, and will be the fourth major concert in Lambeau’s history. According to Jason Wright,... Read more