grey cup toronto

2016 Grey Cup coming to BMO Field in Toronto

Toronto's BMO Field is undergoing a pretty expansive makeover. And next year, the sports facility at Exhibition Place will get to show off its new look at the Grey Cup.

Multiple sources are reporting that Toronto will be the host city for the 2016 CFL championship game. Sportsnet noted this a few week back, however, it was unclear whether this major Canadian sporting event would unfold at the Rogers Centre or BMO Field.

According to Sportsnet, there will temporary seating added at Exhibition Place for the Grey Cup, possibly upping the chances that Toronto will be named a host city for the 2017 Winter Classic.

The CFL and the city of Toronto are scheduled to hold a joint press conference to make an official announcement about the November 27, 2016 Grey Cup game tomorrow at the Thompson Hotel.

Photo by Gary Baker in the blogTO Flickr pool.


Join the conversation Load comments

Latest in Sports & Play

Toronto fitness community devastated after popular gym closes permanently

The Toronto website for outdoor skating reservations is so outdated it feels like 1998

Toronto's free outdoor skating rinks are open for the season

Toronto Blue Jays broadcaster Mike Wilner let go and fans are outraged

Rogers wants to demolish the SkyDome and build a new home for the Toronto Blue Jays

Toronto gym ordered to close after reopening in defiance of lockdown

Toronto gym owner calls out unclear rules for outdoor fitness during lockdown

Toronto toy company inks major deal to produce Harry Potter merchandise