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Theme Games (Riders' Version) Announced for 2024 Home Schedule

April 16, 2024 - Canadian Football League (CFL)
Saskatchewan Roughriders News Release

There is no place like home at Mosaic Stadium in 2024, and the Saskatchewan Roughriders are thrilled to announce this year's exciting game themes and experiences for everyone in Rider Nation.

This year's home games are a mix of fan favourites such as Family Day and Legends Night, exciting twists on some of the most popular themes from past years including Throwback Thursday: Eras (Riders' Version) and 13th Fan Appreciation: Trick Plays and Treats as well as two new themes: Green is the Colour and Prairie Proud.

"As summer inches closer we are really feeling the energy and excitement across the province for the upcoming season," said Roughriders President and CEO Craig Reynolds. "We spent the offseason building a football team you will be proud of alongside a can't-miss in-stadium experience for every single home game. We can't wait to welcome Rider Nation back to Mosaic Stadium for the preseason on May 20th and our Home Opener on June 23rd."

Season tickets are still available for purchase for fans who don't want to miss a minute of the action at Mosaic Stadium, but for those fans who are unable to commit to the full season, you can get first access to tickets for your preferred games with the 3+ Flex Plan. This custom plan allows you secure your seat at three or more games this season INCLUDING the Labour Day Classic. Opting for a Flex Plan allows you to choose your games and seat prior to the single game on-sale May 1st and includes savings off the regular ticket price. Visit to start building the ticket package that works best for you.

Starting on May 1st our popular Family Pack, with tickets for two adults and two youth, also returns for $99.00+taxes. It's the easiest and most affordable way to bring a family of four to the game. In our continued commitment to provide affordability for families we are happy to introduce new youth pricing for the 2024 season. Youth (ages 3-14) can attend a Rider game for 50% off the adult price! Youth pricing applies to both season tickets and single game tickets - excluding gold and premium seating - when purchased with an adult ticket.

Full Theme Game Lineup

Game 1: Community Culture Night, Monday May 20th @ 2:00pm

Celebrating the rich tapestry of culture that makes up Rider Nation. The festivities of this day of recognition include multicultural performances at Coors Light Party in the Park, an on-field Canadian Citizenship Ceremony before the game and a Ukrainian Dance Performance at half-time by Yevshan Ukrainian Ensemble & Zabutnyy Dance Company. We'll also welcome ALL fans on the field after the game!

Game 2: Home Opener: Salute to the CAF | Sunday, June 23rd @ 5:00pm

Presented by Flynn Group of Companies

Join us in recognizing the Canadian Armed Forces to kick off the 2024 Regular Season! The Rock Band of the CAF starts things off at Coors Light Party in the Park, and the next generation of CFL stars take the field during pre-game, in the Youth Football Showcase presented by Engelheim.

Game 3: Throwback Thursday: ERAS (Riders' Version) | Thursday, July 4th @ 7:00pm

Presented by Purolator

Rider Nation knows us all too well - and they know we hate when our community goes hungry! So, we're welcoming you to (Taylor's Field) at Mosaic Stadium for the Purolator Tackle Hunger Game to celebrate the ERAS of your Saskatchewan Roughriders! Fans are invited to get in on the game, when local Regina rockers "Men Without Shame" hit the Pepsi Concert Series stage at halftime, by voting on the setlist! We'll be saying "Long live the magic we made!" on July 4th against Toronto.

Game 4: Green is the Colour | Friday, July 19th @ 7:30pm

Presented by NexGen Energy

Green is indeed the colour - and like the shades you'll see throughout our province - there are always plenty of green hues inside a packed Mosaic Stadium... Especially when Rider Nation welcomes the Winnipeg Blue Bombers! This Friday night matchup gets started with live music at Coors Light Party in the Park, and we once again welcome future CFL Stars to the field for the Youth Football Showcase presented by Engelheim.

Game 5: Family Day | Saturday, August 3rd @ 5:00pm (No Coors Light Party in the Park during QCX)

Presented by Save-On-Foods

Bring your whole roster to cheer on the Green & White! Family Day will be packed with interactive family-friendly happenings including junior in-game personalities, face painters and popular princesses and superhero characters during the pre-game festivities. Our Junior Rider Cheer Team returns to perform at halftime AND fans will be welcomed onto the field post-game!

Game 6: Prairie Proud | Friday, August 16 @ 7:00pm

Presented by Young's Equipment

Dust off your boots and shine up your biggest buckles as we celebrate Saskatchewan's roots on a perfect summer night at Mosaic Stadium. 2023 Saskatchewan Country Music Association Emerging Artist of the Year Adam Johnson performs on the Coors Light Stage during Party in the Park - and homegrown talent will have their music showcased throughout the game. And, speaking of iconic Saskatchewan entertainment - we're welcoming last year's sheepish halftime star back for mutton busting at halftime!

Game 7: 59th Labour Day Classic | Sunday, September 1st @ 5:00pm

Presented by The Mosaic Company

It's one of the most iconic events in Canadian Sports - and we are celebrating with fan favourites! The watermelon eating contest and local cover band El Guitaro are to start the day off in proper Saskatchewan style in Coors Light Party in the Park! The stars of tomorrow return to pre-game with the Youth Football Showcase presented by Engelheim and Saskatchewan favourites FOGDOG take the stage for the Pepsi Concert Series to rock a setlist chosen by Rider Nation!

Game 8: kisiskaciwan Game | Saturday, September 28th @ 2:00pm

Presented by SIGA

We observe Truth and Reconciliation with a special edition of Rider game day embodying our commitment through ceremony and action. Prior to kickoff, players will don orange jerseys, symbolizing our recognition and respect for the Indigenous culture within our community. Indigenous artists will grace the Coors Light Party in the Park and halftime show with their performances. Following the game, fans can join us on the field in the spirit of inclusion and unity.

Game 9: Legends Night | Saturday, October 12th @ 5:00pm

Presented by Ruffles

It's a night dedicated to celebrating the Legends of Rider Football. Coors Light Party in the Park will feature live music and autographs from your favourite Rider Alumni. Enjoy a game day featuring appearances from Rider greats throughout the evening. Keeping the tradition alive, the 2024 SaskTel Plaza of Honour Inductees will be inducted at halftime, during an evening that will also applaud this year's Cameco Touchdown for Dreams Initiative.

Game 10: 13th Fan Appreciation: Trick Plays & Treats | Saturday, October 26th

Presented by Capital Auto Group

Wear your Halloween costume to the game as we celebrate Rider Nation!

Coors Light Party in the Park features live music and family favourite activities! Be in your seats to "fill your pillowcase" with tons of giveaways throughout the game - even be selected to compete in Capital Auto's Pick 6 Halftime contest, with the winner receiving a brand-new vehicle! Fans are welcomed on the field post-game to close out the regular season!

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