The Roughriders are the Blue Bombers’ archrivals, and as a result, you won’t want to miss it when the Blue Bombers come to town. Games between the Blue Bombers and Roughriders typically sell out before the season and feature the liveliest crowds of the season, so if you can only attend one game, then make sure it’s a Blue Bombers-Roughriders game.
You won’t want to miss it when the Blue Bombers and Eskimos square off. The two teams have developed a fierce rivalry over the years, and while it may not be as heated as it was in the past, you still won’t want to miss it when these two meet.
While the rivalry between Winnipeg and Calgary is nowhere near as intense as the Bombers’ rivalry with the Roughriders, you’ll still have a good time taking in a Blue Bombers-Stampeders games. There is always a lot on the line when these two prairie city teams meet, so make sure to be in attendance for a Blue Bombers-Stampeders game.
Blue Bombers Tailgate Guide
If you love to tailgate, then you’ll have a great time attending a Winnipeg Blue Bombers game. The Tailgate at the Plaza is an excellent place to pregame as it offers you everything you could want in a tailgating experience. Here you’ll not only be able to eat and drink to your heart’s content you’ll also be able to take part in a variety of different activities.
One of the can’t miss parts of any Tailgate at the Plaza is the alumni autographs session. Longtime fans won’t be able to pass up the opportunity to meet their heroes from the past and get an autograph. Arrive early, so you don’t miss out on this incredible experience.
Another fun thing to do before the game is to get your picture taken with a WAA Bomber airplane. The picture is a fantastic memento from the game and a must for any diehard Bombers fans. Speaking of mementos, make sure to register at the My First Bomber Game booth for all kinds of goodies if it’s your first time attending a game.
Finally, if you want to hold a large tailgate party, then the Blue Bombers have you covered. The Bomber Cabanas can accommodate groups of over 30 people making them the perfect place for you to tailgate with all your friends and family.
You’ll have an excellent time tailgating before a Blue Bombers game, so arrive early and take in all the pre-game festivities.
Get an autograph from your favorite former Blue Bombers before the game. The alumni autograph area gives you the opportunity to get an autograph from your favorite Blue Bombers alumni, so make sure to stop by before the game.
One of the best parts of attending a Blue Bombers game is getting your picture taken with a WAA Bomber airplane. The photo is an excellent keepsake from your trip to Investors Group Field making it a can’t miss part of any Bombers pre-game.
If it’s your first Bombers game, then make sure to stop by and register at the My First Bomber Game booth.
Where to tailgate
Tailgate at the PlazaLocated outside Gate 2, Tailgate at the Plaza is your pre-game tailgating destination at Bombers games. Here you’ll be able to grab something to eat or drink, meet former players, and take part in a variety of activities. If you want to tailgate before the game, then the Tailgate at the Plaza is the place to do so.
Bomber CabanasThose of you entertaining a large group at a Bombers game will want to reserve a Bomber Cabana. The cabanas can accommodate groups of 30 or more making them the perfect place for your pre-game party.
Blue Bombers Stadium Guide
Football fans will love attending a Blue Bombers game as it features everything you could want in a football game including incredible fans, fantastic traditions, and a variety of in-game entertainment. Before the game even begins the crowd goes wild during the raising of the 13th Man Flag. The flag celebrates the Blue Bombers fans, and the raising brings everyone to their feet making it one of the best parts of a Bombers game.
After the game starts the fan support continues to flow freely as just about everyone in attendance loves the Bombers and will stop at nothing to give them as much of a home field advantage as possible. All throughout the game, you’ll hear the fans cheering and chanting, and no area of fans is more vocal than the several supporter groups in attendance.
The cheer and dance team and mascots are also a big part of the in-game atmosphere as both of them put on wonderful shows. The cheerleaders and dancers are especially talented, so make sure you don’t leave your seat when they take center stage.
If you love CFL football, then you’ll love attending a Bombers game as the crowd, traditions, and in-game entertainment here is top-notch.
The raising of the 13th Man Flag before the game is a must-see part of any Blue Bombers game. The tradition is a big part of the pre-game ceremonies and an excellent way to honor the fans, so make sure you don’t miss it during your trip to Winnipeg.
If you want to watch a Blue Bombers game in style, then make sure to reserve an Entertainment Loge. The Entertainment Loges can accommodate 12 or 16 people and provide you with private seating accommodations as well food and drinks.
Those of you who are diehard Bombers fans will want to get involved in a supporter group. The supporter groups at Investors Group Field are home to the loudest fans in the stadium so join one of these groups to get involved in the action.
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers Cheer and Dance Team has been entertaining Bombers fans for over 50 years and is a big part of any game. You won’t want to miss these talented performers, so make sure to stay in your seat when you see them take the field.