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2024 Oilers Playoffs Event Guide

The 2024 Edmonton Oilers Playoffs, presented by Molson, return to downtown’s ICE District as the epicentre of post-season excitement.

Whether you are attending a game at Rogers Place or joining the Oil Country faithful at Edmonton’s biggest and best watch parties, here’s everything you need to know before coming to cheer on your Edmonton Oilers!

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Game Day

Studio 99 — Reserve Now Open two hours and 30 minutes prior to game start
ICE District Authentics Pop-Up Store in Ford Hall Open two hours prior to game start
Molson Hockey House Open two hours prior to game start
Gates Open 90 minutes prior to game start

Accessing Rogers Place

With increased volume of vehicle traffic and fans headed downtown to be a part of the playoff excitement, we have revised our path of travel recommendations:

For home game days, ticket holders can enter Rogers Place through one of the following options:

  • Pedways
  • 104 avenue north entrance
  • North LRT entrance
  • 104 avenue south entrance

Ticket Management

We recommend that you access your tickets through your Ticketmaster App, Ticketmaster.ca or the Rogers Place App-Oilers Account Manager. To allow for smooth entry, it is strongly suggested to load tickets to your Apple Wallet or Google Wallet prior to arriving at Rogers Place.

Merchandise

Your home for Edmonton Oilers Playoff gear, The Official Oilers Team store in ICE District Plaza boasts 3,400 square feet of retail space filled with Oilers merchandise and one-of-a-kind game-used equipment.

The ICE District Authentics pop up store in Ford Hall will be open two hours prior to game start.

Playoff gear is also available via ICEDistrictAuthentics.com

Studio 99

Studio 99 is bigger and better than ever for this year’s playoffs! Located inside Rogers Place, Studio 99 offers elevated sports bar dining buffet style pregame and a-la-carte after puck drop. To ensure your spot click here to book your table via the link below or call 780-664-0384. Walk-ins are welcome and open to anyone with a valid event ticket.

Ford Tailgate Party logo

This area is free to enter and no ticket is required.

 

Home Game Days

Gates Open Open 90 minutes prior to game start
Gates Close Close one hour after the game ends

Away Game Days

Gates Open Open 90 minutes prior to game start
Gates Close Close one hour after the game ends

Ford Tailgate Party

For all playoff games, fans can watch live from ICE District Plaza at the Ford Tailgate Party.

The Ford Tailgate Party programming will include a DJ, appearances from team mascot Hunter, Edmonton Oilers alumni appearances and signings, and of course the game on the big screen.

Please refer to the map for Ford Tailgate Party entrance locations.

ABOUT THE EVENT

  • Is this a family friendly event
      • Yes, fans of all ages are welcome at the Ford Tailgate Party.
  • Will there be entertainment?
      • Yes! In addition to the watch party, there will be music, alumni signings and more.
  • Do you accept cash on-site?
      • This will be a cashless event, please plan accordingly for your trip.
  • Can I leave and re-enter the area?
      • Yes, re-entry is allowed, however space is limited and not guaranteed when you return.
  • Can I bring alcoholic beverages?
      • No, outside alcoholic beverages are not permitted inside the event area.
  • Can I bring my pet?
      • Unfortunately, pets (with the exception of service animals) are not permitted on site.
  • Will there be food and beverage available on site?
      • Yes, food and beverages will be available for purchase inside the event area.
  • Can I take photos and videos?
      • Absolutely! We encourage you to take photos of your experience at the Ford Tailgate Party. Don’t forget to tag us @IceDistrict.
      • Non-flash, still photography is welcome in ICE District if the camera lens does not exceed 3 inches (detachable or non-detachable). Only credentialed individuals may bring professional cameras into the watch parties venues.
  • I found a lost item, where should I take it?
      • Guests who have lost or found an item can bring the item to any staff working the event located by the entrance.
  • I have lost an item, where can I find it?
      • If you are still on site, check in with the entrance tent during operational hours
      • Guests inquiring about a lost item post-event should contact our team by emailing info@icedistrict.com or calling 780-414-LIVE (5483).
  • Do I need a ticket to attend?
    • Tickets are not required and the event is free to attend.
    • Space is limited, make sure you arrive early!

Safety & Accessibility

  • Is the entire event outdoors?
      • Yes, the Ford Tailgate Party takes place outdoors. Don’t forget to dress for the weather!
  • Is there a place to sit or rest?
      • There will be bleacher style seating available on the event site but space will be limited.
  • Will restrooms be available on-site?
      • Yes, public washrooms are available onsite.
  • Is the space wheelchair accessible?
      • Yes! The area will be wheelchair accessible, however conditions may change for wheelchair access from day to day in response to the weather.
  • Will you run the event if the forecast is calling for bad weather?
    • Outdoor event cancellation may occur should dangerous conditions arise (i.e. winds greater than 50 km/hr or temperatures -20 or lower including wind chill).
    • We will make announcements on social media as well as this webpage with updates. Stay tuned to @IceDistrict across Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for updates.
    • If there is a cancellation for your time slot, Ticketmaster will issue a refund to the original purchase account.
  • Transit

The Downtown location makes ICE District accessible by transit, with over 40 bus routes and 5 LRT stations within walking distance from the arena. For more information on transit, visit takeETS.com/Downtown.

Feedback

  • I have feedback about my experience, who do I contact?
    • We love to hear from our ICE District guests! Any guest looking to provide feedback regarding their Fan Park experience can utilize several avenues to ensure we are aware of your compliments, comments or concerns.

Post event, guests can provide feedback by contacting our ICE District Team at info@icedistrict.com or by calling 780-414-LIVE (5483).

This area is free to enter and no ticket is required.

 

Home Game Days

Gates Open Open 90 minutes prior to game start
Gates Close Close one hour after the game ends

Away Game Days

Gates Open Open 90 minutes prior to game start
Gates Close Close one hour after the game ends

Scotiabank Fan Park

This post-season, fans can enjoy a bigger and louder atmosphere in the Scotiabank Fan Park! This space is open for all playoff games and will feature live entertainment, incredible giveaways and the best playoff atmosphere in Edmonton!

Fan Park at ICE District is a large, fenced, programmable space designed to accommodate and celebrate the uniqueness of Oil Country, its citizens and Downtown Edmonton.

Merchandise

Your home for Edmonton Oilers Playoff gear, The Official Oilers Team store in ICE District Plaza boasts 3,400 square feet of retail space filled with Oilers merchandise and one-of-a-kind game used equipment.

ICE District Authentics will have a pop-up store in the Scotiabank Fan Park to get you game ready!

Playoff gear is also available via ICEDistrictAuthentics.com

ABOUT THE EVENT

  • Is this a family friendly event
      • Yes, people of all ages are welcome at the Scotiabank Fan Park..
  • Will there be entertainment?
      • Yes! In addition to the watch party there will also be live entertainment, fan giveaways and more.
  • Do you accept cash on-site?
      • This will be a cashless event, please plan accordingly for your trip.
  • Can I leave and re-enter the area?
      • Yes, re-entry is allowed, however space is limited and not guaranteed when you return.
  • Can I bring alcoholic beverages?
      • No, outside alcoholic beverages are not permitted inside the event area.
  • Can I bring my pet?
      • Unfortunately, pets (with the exception of service animals) are not permitted on site.
  • Will there be food and beverage available on site?
      • Yes, food and beverages will be available for purchase inside the event area.
  • Can I take photos and videos?
      • Absolutely! We encourage you to take photos of your experience at the Scotiabank Fan Park. Don’t forget to tag us @IceDistrict.
      • Non-flash, still photography is welcome in ICE District if the camera lens does not exceed 3 inches (detachable or non-detachable). Only credentialed individuals may bring professional cameras into the watch parties venues.
  • I found a lost item, where should I take it?
      • Guests who have lost or found an item can bring the item to any staff working the event located by the entrance.
  • I have lost an item, where can I find it?
      • If you are still on site, check in with the entrance tent during operational hours
      • Guests inquiring about a lost item post-event should contact our team by emailing info@icedistrict.com or calling 780-414-LIVE (5483).
  • Do I need a ticket to attend?
    • Tickets are not required and the event is free to attend.
    • Space is limited, make sure you arrive early!

Safety & Accessibility

  • Is the entire event outdoors?
      • Yes, the Scotiabank Fan Park takes place outdoors. Don’t forget to dress for the weather!
  • Is there a place to sit or rest?
      • There will be bleacher style seating available on the event site but space will be limited.
  • Will restrooms be available on-site?
      • Yes, public washrooms are available onsite.
  • Is the space wheelchair accessible?
      • Yes! The area will be wheelchair accessible, however conditions may change for wheelchair access from day to day in response to the weather.
  • Will you run the event if the forecast is calling for bad weather?
    • Outdoor event cancellation may occur should dangerous conditions arise (i.e. winds greater than 50 km/hr or temperatures -20 or lower including wind chill).
    • We will make announcements on social media as well as this webpage with updates. Stay tuned to @IceDistrict across Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for updates.
    • If there is a cancellation for your time slot, Ticketmaster will issue a refund to the original purchase account.
  • Transit

The Downtown location makes ICE District accessible by transit, with over 40 bus routes and 5 LRT stations within walking distance from the arena. For more information on transit, visit takeETS.com/Downtown.

Rogers Road Game Watch Party

Rogers Road Game Watch Parties are back! Here’s everything you need to know before coming to watch Oilers playoff road games up on the scoreboard.

Ticket Management

We recommend that you access your tickets through your Ticketmaster App, Ticketmaster.ca or the Rogers Place App-Oilers Account Manager. To allow for smooth entry, it is strongly suggested to load tickets to your Apple Wallet or Google Wallet prior to arriving at Rogers Place.

Game Day

Gates Open 90 minutes prior to game start
Molson Hockey House Closed
Studio 99 Closed

Access

Ford Hall
Open
North Entrance Open

Accessing Rogers Place

With increased volume of vehicle traffic and fans headed downtown to be a part of the playoff excitement, we have revised our path of travel recommendations:

For home game days, ticket holders can enter Rogers Place through one of the following options:

  • Pedways
  • 104 avenue north entrance
  • North LRT entrance
  • 104 avenue south entrance

ICE District Central Parkade

Rogers Road Game Watch Party parking is available at the ICE District Central Parkade for just $15!

Located on the north side of 103 Ave just west of 103 St, the ICE District Central Parkade offers heated spaces with convenient access to Rogers Place.

Please note that activations within ICE District will affect Rogers Place access throughout the playoffs, including navigation within the ICE District Central Parkade. Staff will be available throughout the parkade to assist with wayfinding before each event.

Molson Hockey House logo

Molson Hockey House in Ford Hall

Ford Hall is open for fans to watch home games from Molson Hockey House, as well as enjoy post-game festivities.

Molson Hockey House will open two hours and 30 minutes before puck drop on game days and entry is free of charge. Space is limited, so fans are encouraged to arrive early to secure a spot. 

Please note, fans must be at least 18 years of age to enter Molson Hockey House in Ford Hall.

Connect Centre

Access to Connect Centre business (including ICE District Authentics Official Team Store, The Canadian Icehouse and The Banquet) will be limited on game days.

These spaces are always accessible via the pedway system and can be accessed through ICE District Plaza, provided that the Ford Tailgate Party is not at capacity.

Staff will be on site to help direct fans. If you require assistance, look for the team in blue shirts with red signs.

ICE District Central Parkade

Rogers Road Game Watch Party parking is available at the ICE District Central Parkade for just $15!

Located on the north side of 103 Ave just west of 103 St, the ICE District Central Parkade offers heated spaces with convenient access to Rogers Place.

Please note that activations within ICE District will affect Rogers Place access throughout the playoffs, including navigation within the ICE District Central Parkade. Staff will be available throughout the parkade to assist with wayfinding before each event.

Time-Saving Tips

Download the Rogers Place App

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Looking for information on transportation, parking, concourse maps and more? Download the official Rogers Place App from the App Store or Google Play.

Reserve Parking

RESERVE PARKING

Plan ahead to avoid spending time looking for a parking spot with Reef Events. Reserve your parking stall today!

More info on getting to Rogers Place HERE.

Rogers Place Bag Policy

Bags and purses are allowed, however bags larger than 12″ x 12″ x 6″ (i.e. backpacks, suitcases, beach bags, etc.) are prohibited from entry into Rogers Place. All other bags will be permitted after a physical inspection of its contents.

To assist with entry into Rogers Place with a medically necessary bag, please contact our Ticketing & Customer Services Team in advance of the event at 780-414-4625 or info@rogersplace.com

Re-Entry Policy

Rogers Place is committed to providing guests the safest and most secure environment. Exiting and re-entering the building will not be permitted at Rogers Place. Once a ticketed guest has been scanned into Rogers Place, guests cannot exit the building and return during the event.

Smoking & Cannabis Policy

For the enjoyment of all of our guests, Rogers Place is a smoke-free environment. All forms of smoking, including the use of cannabis products and electronic cigarettes (vaping), is not permitted on Rogers Place property. Please be aware that guests will not be permitted to exit and re-enter the venue during events.

FAQs

During all Rogers Place events, guests will be able to text 587-207-HELP (4357) along with their location and concern to speak to an on-site Rogers Place representative.

For all Rogers Place venue information, including security, food & beverage, parking, pick-up/drop-off options, camera policy, etc., please review our Arena Guide.

Whether you plan to take the LRT, bus, drive or walk, find the best routes to Rogers Place here: RogersPlace.com/getting-to-rogers-place/

Rogers Place recommends all guests requiring assistance contact the Rogers Place team at 780-414-LIVE (5483) in advance of their visit.

To purchase accessible seating for all events at Rogers Place, please visit Ticketmaster.ca and click on “Request Accessible Tickets” or call Ticketmaster at 855-682-6736.

If you have arrived at Rogers Place and you do not have accessible seating but require it, please visit any of our Guest Service Centres located behind Section 121, Section 129 and Section 230.

Rogers Place is fully accessible with elevator access to all seating levels.

Rogers Place accessible seating locations:

  • 100 Level: 102, 103, 105, 117, 119, 120, 124, 132
  • Scotiabank Suites Level: All Suites and Theatre Boxes
  • PCL Loge Level: 9, 16, 26 and Sportsnet Club
  • 200 Level: 203, 211, 220, 224, 232 and Sky Lounge
  • The number of accessible seats may vary by event according to the seating configuration.

All wayfinding signs at Rogers Place have Braille lettering to better assist our visually impaired guests.

Additional information for our accessible guests is available below:

  • Please see Drop-Off Zones/Designated Pick-Up Areasfor more information.
  • Please see Assisted Listening Devices section for more information.
  • Please see Wheelchairs below for information about wheelchair assistance.

Whether you plan to take the LRT, bus, drive or walk, find the best routes to Rogers Place here: RogersPlace.com/getting-to-rogers-place/.

Upon arrival at Rogers Place, fans with pacemakers may proceed to the first gate beside the Box Office as the best option to manually go through security.

The Downtown location makes Rogers Place easily accessible by transit, with over 40 bus routes and 5 LRT stations within walking distance from the arena. For more information on transit, visit takeETS.com/Downtown.

For the safety and security of all Rogers Place guests and employees, the following items are not permitted at Rogers Place:

  • Weapons or replicas of any kind including but not limited to:
    • Guns, firearms, ammunition, stun guns
    • Self-defense sprays, fuels, torches, lighter fluid
    • Bats, brass knuckles, batons, martial art weapons
    • Knives, razor blades, box cutters, scissors, tools
    • Explosives, aerosols and fireworks
  • All bags, backpacks, and purses – small clutches and wallets are still permitted
  • Illegal drugs, illicit substances or prescription narcotics in non-labelled containers
  • Umbrellas
  • Cameras with lenses longer than 3” (detachable or non-detachable)
  • Video cameras and the use of video capable devices such as GoPro
  • Tripods, selfie sticks, telescopic or similar devices
  • Items intended to create an optical distraction (laser pointing devices)
  • Aerosol cans or noisemaking devices, whistles, cow bells, air horns and plastic horns such as vuvuzelas
  • Any size pole or stick, including those associated with banners or flags
  • All outside food and beverage
  • Projectiles including, but not limited to, inflatable balls, frisbees and hula hoops
  • Non-service animals
  • Seat cushions, portable chairs
  • Roller blades, skateboards, scooters and bicycles
  • Drones (unmanned aircraft systems) or other model aircraft
  • Inappropriate attire or signage including all gang affiliations
  • Rogers Place reserves the right in their absolute discretion to deny access for any item(s) deemed disruptive or a safety concern.

All prohibited items must be appropriately disposed of prior to entry to Rogers Place being granted.

50/50 Tickets

The “This is Oil Country” Oilers Playoffs 50/50 raffle is in support of the Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation, Food Banks Alberta and the Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation. The first multi-day raffle of Round 2 is now live and will run until 11:00 PM following Game 4 – with the jackpot building each day to potentially record-breaking totals.