Stadium Facts

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CenturyLink Field Event Center is situated at the corner of S. King Street and Occidental Avenue bordering Pioneer Square and the Chinatown/International District, south of downtown Seattle. The stadium address:

CenturyLink Field Event Center
800 Occidental Ave. S.
Seattle, WA 98134

Click here for directions

Design/Construction

  • Design—Ellerbe Becket, in association with LMN Architects
  • General Contractor—Turner Construction Company

Budget

  • CenturyLink Field: $360 million
  • Exhibition Center: $70 million

Financing

  • Cost to public: $300 million
  • Cost to Seahawks owner, Paul G. Allen: $130 million, plus cost overruns

Seating

Capacity for 72,000

  • 67,000 fixed seats including 7,000 club seats
  • Additional 5,000 seats for special events
  • Roof protection for 70 percent of seats

Suites

  • 112 suites on three different levels - Suite, Club and Red Zone
  • Prices ranging from $100,000-$310,000
  • For more information, click here.

Amenities

Many conveniences for fans and visitors, including:

  • 11 public elevators
  • 63 wheelchair-accessible restrooms
  • 1,400 seats for people with disabilities and their companions
  • Wider concourses
  • 48 concession areas throughout the stadium on all levels\
  • 3,100 parking spaces onsite, with 8,400 in surrounding lots and 15,000 in lots downtown

Stadium Artists:

Click here to view and learn about the artwork at CenturyLink Field.

Sustainability

To better serve the environment and communities where we live and work, CenturyLink Field & Event Center will proactively identify and develop long standing policies, programs, and initiatives to reduce energy and resource consumption based on the following principles:

  • To Learn and Educate
  • To Be Champions and Stewards of the Programs
  • To Provide Meaningful and Measurable Impact
  • To Be a Leader in the Industry

More detailed sustainability information coming soon.

Field Size

  • Football: 55.3 yards wide, 120 yards long
  • Soccer: 70 yards wide, 110 yards long-meeting National Football League, Major League Soccer and World Cup Soccer field and sight-line requirements.