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New Louis Armstrong Stadium reveal

Louis Armstrong Stadium

The new 14,000-seat venue will be set for action at the 2018 US Open this August and will be the world’s first naturally ventilated tennis stadium with a retractable roof.

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360° time-lapse of Tottenham Hotspur’s stadium roof installation

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Take a look from all angles of the roof being installed at English Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur FC’s new stadium thanks to this 360° camera placed in the middle of the construction action.

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LA Coliseum renovation update

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The mighty LA Coliseum is undergoing a complete overhaul that will modernize everything from seating to concourses, lighting, technology and AV. It will also reduce capacity at the Californian venue from over 93,000 to 77,000 as it introduces more comfortable seating. With a completion date of 2019, watch the progress so far.

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Baltimore Ravens to reduce concession prices at M&T Bank Stadium

As well as a potential new quarterback star in the form of Lamar Jackson, the NFL’s Balitmore Ravens will give its fans more to celebrate after announcing it will be reducing the price of concession prices at M&T Bank Stadium.

When the 2018 season kicks off, fans will be able to purchase food and drink at a lower price in a move that will help the franchise encourage more fans to games and offer a more fan-friendly option akin to the Atlanta Falcons.

The Falcons overhauled its F&B menus when it moved into its new Mercerdes-Benz Stadium in 2017, seeing popular food items such as hot dogs and pizza reduced by 50% to just US$2 each. The result saw an increase in sales and revenue despite the drop in price.

Ravens owner Steve Biscotti admitted the organization was taking a “hard look” at reducing concession prices and the exact details of the concession prices would be revealed at a news conference later this week.

The reduced concession pricing initiative is proving a smart business decision for many teams who are continuing to struggle with filling seats on game day.

May 16, 2018

Written by James Billington


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