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Sam Boyd Stadium

Sam Boyd Stadium History

Opening in October of 1971 and also known as the Silver Bowl, Sam Boyd Stadium became the home of the University of Nevada Las Vegas Running Rebels football team, helping to make it a staple of the sports scene around Vegas in the process.Sam Boyd Stadium has proven time and again that it can really host just about anything, from top-notch college football to motorcross and plenty of others as well. So if you're looking for sports, it doesn't get any better than Sam Boyd Stadium, as it's held great events in the past and it continues to bring plenty of top-tier athletes to the field on a regular basis these days.

Sam Boyd Stadium, named in 1984 after one of Nevada's gaming pioneers and top hotel owners, has also hosted some of the top entertainers. One of the stadium's most famous concerts occurred May 19-21, 1995, when the Grateful Dead and Dave Matthews Band played three nights at Sam Boyd Stadium. Sam Boyd Stadium has also hosted concerts featuring The Eagles, U2, events like the Lollapalooza Festival as well as the Vegoose Music Festival and others to boot. Now more than ever, this is a venue that tends to have a little something for entertainers seeking all types of different games and shows, making it a place you definitely don't want to miss out.


Sam Boyd Stadium Events

Not only is this venue the home of the UNLV Rebels football team, but it is also the site of many a great music show, which is why locals tend to have an eye on the calendar of events throughout the year. The biggest names in the music business have come to town to play at Sam Boyd Stadium and this is a venue that has plenty of different highly anticipated events from one year to the next. Though it's mainly about football during the Rebels' season, you can also find events like motorcross' Monster Energy Cup as well, providing plenty of different opportunities for you to head out and see what all the buzz is about.


Sam Boyd Stadium Trivia

Did you know that the Grateful Dead performed 14 different times in the 1990s?

The Grateful Dead were one of the most famous bands of their generation, playing all over the U.S. and world and creating an enormous fan base in the process. One of their favorite venues ended up being Sam Boyd Stadium, where they continually played during multiple major Dead tours during the 1990s.


Sam Boyd Stadium Experience

Famous for its horseshoe shape, Sam Boyd Stadium began as a 15,000-seat stadium before a major expansion in 1978, which opened the stadium up to house over 32,000 fans. Its most extensive and recent renovations occurred in 1998, when Sam Boys Stadium was expanded once again to be able to seat up to 44,000 people, which it achieved at the Las Vegas Bowl in 2007. Add it all together and this is a venue that has a great atmosphere for a big game or show, and you'll be glad that you're exactly where you are once the event you've been thinking about all week finally gets underway at Sam Boyd Stadium.

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Nov 01, 2014 2:30 PM
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28 Mar 2015
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