WWE introduced Wednesday that WrestleMania 40 will happen in Philadelphia at Lincoln Monetary Discipline. The 2-night occasion is scheduled for the weekend of April 6-7 in 2024.
“The Philadelphia Eagles are thrilled to accomplice with WWE as WrestleMania makes its much-anticipated return to Philadelphia in 2024,” Eagles President and PHL Sports activities Chair Don Smolenski stated in an announcement. “We’re excited to assist showcase the trade’s most iconic occasion in entrance of a worldwide viewing viewers and sit up for offering WWE followers in attendance with a first-class expertise at Lincoln Monetary Discipline.”
BREAKING NEWS: @LFFStadium in Philadelphia will host @WrestleMania 40, on Saturday, April 6 and Sunday, April 7, 2024, as first reported by @PhillyInquirer and @SBJ.https://t.co/UNpWPeh8aF pic.twitter.com/oHrX8bk9uz
— WWE (@WWE) July 27, 2022
Wrestlemania 39 will be held on the weekend of April 1-2 in 2023 at SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles.
WWE’s largest present of the 12 months grew to become a two-night occasion with WrestleMania 37 final 12 months. In keeping with WWE, WrestleMania 38 drew 156,352 followers at AT&T Stadium in Dallas, Texas over two nights on April 2 and three.
This 12 months’s WrestleMania obtained 1.1 billion video views throughout social media platforms, in accordance with WWE. Stone Chilly Steve Austin made his return for the occasion, wrestling in an official match for the primary time in 19 years.
There was hypothesis that The Rock might return for subsequent 12 months’s WrestleMania in Los Angeles. The Hollywood star would virtually definitely face Roman Reigns if he comes again to WWE for a match.
Subsequent 12 months’s WrestleMania will mark the fourth time ever and the primary time in 18 years that the occasion will happen in L.A. In 1999, The Rock and Stone Chilly fought in the principle occasion of WrestleMania 15 in Philadelphia.
“Philadelphia is happy to host WrestleMania for the primary time in 25 years,” stated Philadelphia Conference and Guests Bureau President & CEO Gregg Caren. “The mixture of Philadelphia’s passionate followers becoming a member of forces with WWE’s worldwide fan base will create an unbelievable electrical energy all through the town for the occasions at Lincoln Monetary Discipline, Wells Fargo Heart and the Pennsylvania Conference Heart.”
The announcement of the 2024 WrestleMania comes simply days after Vince McMahon retired as WWE’s CEO and head of artistic.
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