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Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum

3911 S Figueroa St (btw Exposition & MLK), Los Angeles, CA 90037
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  • "... fourth quarter of a Trojans game. It’s also lit for special occasions..." (4 tips)
  • "Squeeze into the student section and don't forget to boo the Bruins!! Try a..." (3 tips)
  • "The Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum is the only stadium in the world to host the Olympic Games..." (2 tips)
  • ESPN

    Before Andy Reid was coaching some of the best offenses in the NFL, he was dominating the Punt, Pass, and Kick competition. Easy to see why, he was 2x the size of his fellow "pee-wee" players.

    ESPN · September 19, 2013
  • Sports Authority

    The Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum is the only stadium in the world to host the Olympic Games twice - once in 1932 and again in 1984.

    Sports Authority · November 8, 2010
  • ESPN

    Trust us, the turkey sausages outside the student section are AMAZING!

    ESPN · September 2, 2011
  • (RED)

    Does your favorite athlete wear (NIKE)RED shoe laces? They help fight AIDS. Lace Up Save Lives.

    (RED) · December 30, 2010
  • Los Angeles

    The Olympic Cauldron (torch) from the 1984 games is still lit during USC football games

    Los Angeles · October 13, 2010
  • X Games

    Had such a great time filling this place with dirt this summer! Check out the photo gallery

    X Games · October 18, 2010
  • Ivona E.


    Ivona E. · September 27, 2009
  • Olympics

    The Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum is the only stadium to have hosted the Olympic Games twice, in 1932 and 1984. It is also the only Olympic stadium to have also hosted Super Bowls and World Series.

    Olympics · May 19, 2012
  • TheUrbanDaily

    The Wattstax Music Festival was held here on 8/20/1972. Often referred to as "the Black Woodstock," the day-long concert was held to commemorate the seventh anniversary of the Watts riots.

    TheUrbanDaily · May 23, 2011
  • Elizabeth G.

    Real trojans stay for the ENTIRE game! AND the Trojan Marching Band post game show!

    Elizabeth G. · September 12, 2011
  • BET

    Home to Wattsatax in 1972, a music & culture festival that commemorated the 7th anniversary of the Watts riots. Here are great examples of recent African-American contributions:

    BET · February 1, 2013
  • Presidential Libraries

    What's your favorite Olympic sport? President Reagan opened the summer games here on July 28, 1984.

    Presidential Libraries · January 24, 2011
  • Cy S.

    Don't know the USC Fight Song? Here it is: Fight on for ol' SC! Our men fight on to victory. Our alma mater dear looks up to you! Fight on and win for ol' SC! Fight on to victory! Fight on!

    Cy S. · September 3, 2011
  • DICK'S Sporting Goods

    The first “Super Bowl” was played at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on January 15, 1967. Here, the Green Bay Packers beat the Kansas City Chiefs 35-10.

    DICK'S Sporting Goods · January 10, 2013
  • steve

    If you going to come to USC make sure u bring your A Game.. fight on USC

    steve · August 3, 2010
  • Sorapon T.

    Check-in early before you enter the event. The cell towers, AT&T, always down. No 3G and data access, voice seem to be working but hardly make call :(

    Sorapon T. · June 27, 2010
  • Ruy

    The Beautiful Coliseum! A USC game at The Coliseum is like putting a pretty dress on a hooker.

    Ruy · November 10, 2012
  • Brian G.


    Brian G. · January 11, 2011
  • DICK'S Sporting Goods

    The 1972 Dolphins beat the Washington Redskins and became the NFL’s only perfect season in the Super Bowl era.

    DICK'S Sporting Goods · January 10, 2013
  • Joshua R.

    Get a bacon wrapped hotdog after the game is a MUST!

    Joshua R. · September 18, 2011
  • kara v.

    Stand up for Traveler!!

    kara v. · October 16, 2010
  • steve

    Home the Trojans. If u tailgate get here early and brings lots of food and drinks

    steve · July 22, 2010
  • Jesse  W.

    know where to park before driving there, traffic is insane. buy a water bottle inside, drink and refill at drinking fountains. you will be dehydrated by end of night so drink as much as possible. ;D

    Jesse  W. · June 26, 2010
  • Cellucor

    Along with the adjacent Sports Arena, the Coliseum is credited with helping to start the migration of professional sports teams to the West Coast. Read more

    Cellucor · February 4, 2013
  • Hannah G.

    Squeeze into the student section and don't forget to boo the Bruins!! Try a bacon-wrapped hotdog if you're feeling brave. Fight on!

    Hannah G. · November 27, 2012
  • Sauce H.

    The Duck sticks it in deep using a Trojan!

    Sauce H. · November 4, 2012
  • Lucy L.

    Stay until the end of the 4th quarter

    Lucy L. · March 11, 2012
  • Kevin C.

    bring UNOPENED water bottles since they cost 5$ inside. also make sure you have sunblock if you don't want a horrible tan. & be ready to be heckled if you're not in SC gear in the student section.

    Kevin C. · October 16, 2011
  • Coach of the Year

    Watch the Olympic Cauldron light up for the fourth quarter of a Trojans game. It’s also lit for special occasions like the Olympics and the Dodgers’ 50th Anniversary Game played here in 2008.

    Coach of the Year · October 6, 2011
  • Robert C.

    It doesn't get better than USC games Read more

    Robert C. · September 20, 2011
  • Eve

    Avoid leaving here alone at night as it's not the safer area!!!!

    Eve · July 15, 2010
  • Sharon G.

    Amazing venue. Get there early!!

    Sharon G. · July 3, 2010
  • Adam T.


    Adam T. · June 27, 2010
  • a A.


    a A. · April 13, 2010
  • Paul S.

    Only the greatest football stadium in America for the nation's greatest football team.

    Paul S. · January 26
  • Bank of the West

    Now through 11/11/13, snap a pic that shows off your obsession with Pac-12 football & upload it to Instagram. Tag it with #Pacyourbags & you could win a trip to the Rose Bowl Stadium on 1/1/14. Read more

    Bank of the West · October 24, 2013
  • Super J.

    Team Insomnia Approved

    Super J. · June 2, 2012
  • William A.

    FIGHT ON!!!

    William A. · March 15, 2012
  • Scott R.

    Love the peristyle end. Miss the old Kentucky Fried Chicken that used to be across the way on Fig St.

    Scott R. · February 17, 2012
  • Joseph K.


    Joseph K. · January 22, 2012
  • AngelenoLife

    This is Ellay(L.A.)

    AngelenoLife · November 26, 2011
  • Tiffany J.

    Unopened h2o bottles & outside food is ok!

    Tiffany J. · November 3, 2011
  • Mace W.

    Teriyaki chix

    Mace W. · October 1, 2011
  • Trenton B.

    New jumbo screen looks great.

    Trenton B. · September 3, 2011
  • Lawry's Restaurants Inc.

    Eat like a winner before every football home game at Lawry’s Catering Tailgates near gate 1. Open bar, hand-carved sandwiches by Lawry’s The Prime Rib. Buy advanced tickets for $68/ person per event.

    Lawry's Restaurants Inc. · August 4, 2011
  • GameTrailers .com

    Location in L.A. Noire video game by RockStar Games Read more

    GameTrailers .com · May 21, 2011
  • JR J.

    Go for a quick run or bike ride around the Coliseum. (A loop is just under a mile.) Stay clear of emo-teens sucking face while you're at it. Read more

    JR J. · October 19, 2010
  • Ashley R.

    If you're hungry, go for the little taco stands or Derrick's sausage tents...Ghetto dogs are a great post-game heart attack snack too! ;-) and of course, FIGHT ON!

    Ashley R. · October 16, 2010
  • Leesa P.

    Go Ducks!!!

    Leesa P. · October 6, 2010
  • Roger P.

    Fight on SC !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Roger P. · November 12, 2011

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