Rio Tinto Stadium

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9256 S. State St.
Sandy,UT 84070

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Rio Tinto Stadium is the world-class home of Major League Soccer's Real Salt Lake, 2009 MLS Cup Champions and 2011 CONCACAF Champions League runner-ups. In addition to RSL games, Rio Tinto Stadium hosts REAL Monarchs, RSL Women, USA Rugby, and American Football games, as well as corporate and private events.

Quick Facts

  • Iconic roof structures on the east and west sides of the stadium keeps atmosphere in; Teflon-coated fiberglass roof manufactured to withstand hurricane-force winds
  • 41 feet down to the playing field from street level
  • 3,891,243 cubic yards of dirt moved
  • 25,000 cubic yards of concrete
  • 5,350,000 pounds of structural steel
  • 400 miles of coaxial cable
  • 6,700 parking spaces within 15-minute walk of main entrance
  • 20,000 fans capacity (25,000 for concerts)
  • 3 fully equipped professional locker rooms
  • 32 luxury suites
  • 12 permanent concession, 15 portable concession stands
  • Open north end concourse with full view of the field
  • Full-service Stadium Club with 150 field view seats located just nine rows up from west sideline
  • Fourth-level press entrance to six broadcast booths and 32-seat press box
  • Just 15 miles from downtown Salt Lake City
  • Three minutes to Interstate 15 (1.2 miles)
  • 20 minutes to Salt Lake City International Airport (19.85 miles)
  • Grass surface: 120 yards long x 75 yards wide; Blue Grass and Rye Mix

General Information
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Liquor Service Available
  • Miles From SLC: 10
  • Gift Shop
  • Days of Operation: 7 Days a Week
  • Wheelchair Accessible: Full
  • Public Transportation: within 1 block
  • Seasonal: Year-Round
  • Pets Allowed: No
  • Internet Access: Wireless
  • Parking: For a Fee, Valet
  • Discounts: Group Discount
Payment Methods Accepted
  • Cash
  • Check
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Master Card
  • Visa
Rio Tinto Stadium Meeting Facility
  • Theatre Capacity: 25,000
  • Suites: 32
  • Description: This world-class venue seats 20,000 people for Major League Soccer and other sports events. Capacity increases to 25,000 for concerts. Stadium amenities include 32 luxury suites, a 2,000-square foot Stadium Club, 1,000 premium club seats, five locker rooms, a 60-foot Video Board, and ribbon LED boards stretching 200 feet long on both the east and west fascia.
  • On-site AV Services
  • Venue Contact: David Harris
  • Phone: (801) 727-2779
  • Email:

Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name Dimensions Ceiling Sq. Ft. Theater Classroom Size Banquet Capacity Reception
OUTDOOR STADIUM X           25000              
BUDWEISER CLUB REAL ROOM X       9800.00             275     350  
STRONG 100 LIONS CLUB ROOM X       1620.00             70     100  
FOURTH FLOOR MEDIA ROOM X       900.00         100     50      
MAIN FLOOR MEDIA ROOM X       640.00         70          

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