(Riders Press Release)
After almost 100 years of football, four names, thousands of players and millions of fans through the turnstiles, the final game at Mosaic Stadium is finally upon us!
The Riders will play their last game ever at historic Mosaic Stadium on Saturday, October 29th at 5:00 pm.
It will be a night like no other filled with live music, videos, a light extravaganza and finally you, the fans being the biggest part of the show. You are encouraged to come early for this “electric evening” and be prepared to stay for the post-game celebration and formal goodbye that will allow Rider Nation to reflect on and celebrate their long standing home, one last time.
This will be a truly Saskatchewan event with Roughrider greats, special dignitaries and homegrown talents at halftime featuring; Jess Moskaluke, Jason Plumb as well as the Jack Semple Band.
“Mosaic Stadium has provided us with many special moments. We have been honouring the past all year long and we are finally approaching the very last goodbye." said Roughriders President and CEO Craig Reynolds. "We expect that there will be a lot of emotions flowing that evening and we look forward to sharing this with our Rider family.”
Tickets are over 95% sold so don’t miss out on this once in a lifetime event to be a part of the final chapter at Mosaic Stadium!
List of events:
2:00pm – GoodLife Fan Fest gates open
3:30pm – Mosaic Stadium gates open (get inside the stadium early as the party begins before kick-off!!)
5:00pm – Kick-off with the Saskatchewan Roughriders taking on the visiting B.C. Lions
Halftime – Capital Auto Mall Tailgates & Touchdowns Truck Giveaway and extended half time concert featuring Jess Moskaluke, light show, pyro and some “luminous” help from the fans
End of game – A once in a lifetime 25-minute closing celebration including video, pyro, and special guests!