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RingCentral Coliseum: What you need to know to make it a great day

Dominique Orona
MLB, baseball
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RingCentral Stadium is one of the most notorious ballparks in MLB, with instances of a possum overtaking the press box, burst pipes and so much more. We’re likely in the final years for the ballpark and stepping foot on its grounds is a right of passage for baseball fans. Here’s everything you just know before arriving at RingCentral Stadium to watch the Oakland Athletics.

Where is RingCentral Coliseum?

RingCentral Coliseum is in Oakland, California. The address is 7000 Joe Morgan Wy, Oakland, CA, 94621.

Who plays at the RingCentral Coliseum?

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The Oakland Athletics play at the RingCentral Coliseum. 

What happened to the Oakland Coliseum? 

All three teams left the Oakland Coliseum and are now a youth sports academy. 

What is the Oakland Arena used for now?

The Oakland Arena is now used for the Golden State Warriors for their home games. 

When was the RingCentral Coliseum built?

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The RingCentral Coliseum was built on September 18, 1966. 

Who owns the RingCentral Coliseum?

Oakland Alameda County owns the RingCentral Coliseum. 

What is the capacity of the RingCentral Coliseum?

The capacity at the RingCentral Coliseum is 63,132, the total number of seats there.

Is the RingCentral Coliseum cashless?

When you are at the RingCentral Coliseum, you can only use cards; no cash is allowed. 

Can you tailgate at the RingCentral Coliseum?

You can tailgate at the RingCentral Coliseum before the events or games. It is not allowed to stay in the parking lot after the events and games are done.  

What time do gates open at the RingCentral Coliseum

Gates open at the RingCentral Coliseum 90 minutes before the first pitch. 

How much is parking at the RingCentral Coliseum?

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The price for parking at RingCentral Coliseum varies depending on your parking lot. Listed below are the different rates for parking.

  • A, B, C, D Lots – Standard size vehicle parking, $30 Oakland A’s, $40 for Events
  • VIP Preferred Parking (G and H Lots), $70
  • Platinum Parking (GG Lot), $100 
  • A, B, C, D Lots – Oversized Vehicle Parking, $100 

Can you watch batting practice before the game at RingCentral Coliseum?

Yes, you can watch batting practice before the game. They usually start 60 minutes before the game, and since the gates are up 90 minutes before, you have time to get through security and find your seat before they start. If you are lucky might be able to meet one of the players. 

What can you bring to RingCentral Coliseum?

Fans can bring food into the ballpark and sealed, non-alcoholic drinks of 20 oz. Or less. No cans or glass bottles will be allowed.

Does the RingCentral Coliseum have a roof?

The RingCentral Coliseum does not have a roof. 

What is the best food at the RingCentral Coliseum?

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There are so many options for food at the RingCentral Coliseum. Everyone has their own opinion on what’s the best food at Coliseum. Food at events and games always tastes better for some reason. Here is a list of the best places to eat at RingCentral Coliseum

  • BBQ Ribs and Things, Section 104 
  • Burrito District, Section 220 
  • Chef Express, Section 118 
  • Shibe Park Tavern, Section 212, 216 

What are the best hotels near the RingCentral Coliseum?

There are a few hotels that are near RingCentral Coliseum. None are within walking distance, but they are less than a 15-minute drive away.