WrestleMania will go Hollywood next year with Inglewood’s SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles set to host WWE‘s showpiece event next year.
The show will be held on March 28, 2021.
The SoFi Stadium, still under construction, reportedly will have a capacity of 70,240 which can be expanded up to 100,240.
“There is nothing quite like WrestleMania Week,” Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said on Monday. “It is a one-of-a-kind event that provides an economic boost to the region — and fans from around the world will find a city that is ready to host them and welcomes the spectacle.”
The WrestleMania week will also include Friday Night SmackDown, Monday Night Raw and NXT TakeOver at Staples Center – the home of LA Lakers and LA Clippers.
The 2021 WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, WrestleMania Axxess and WWE’s interactive fan festival wil lbe held at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
“The city of Inglewood is thrilled to say that WrestleMania will add to the growing number of national and internationally followed events that will be hosted in our city over the next eight years,” said Inglewood Mayor James T. Butts Jr. “WrestleMania brings excitement and is followed by almost every age demographic. With the scheduling of this marquee event, we can say without contradiction, the only thing that has changed in Inglewood is…everything.”
“WrestleMania is one of the world’s most-watched events, and we are proud to welcome WWE to the Inglewood community,” said Jason Gannon, Managing Director, SoFi Stadium and Hollywood Park. “WWE’s commitment to community is consistent with our mission to provide a lasting positive impact in the community. We look forward to making a difference with WWE.”