Winnipeg Blue Bombers, fans mark Grey Cup win with party at IG Field

Winnipeg Blue Bombers fans will join the team in marking their back-to-back Grey Cup win Wednesday.

The Blue Bombers have invited fans to help celebrate Sunday’s CFL championship victory with a party slated to kick off at 6 p.m. at IG field.

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Global News will stream the festivities live in this story.

The celebration is scheduled to last an hour and 15 minutes and will be emceed by CJOB’s Bob Irving.

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The Bombers defeated the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in overtime on Sunday to defend their Grey Cup title from 2019.

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When the Bombers last won the Grey Cup, there was a parade and party at The Forks, but due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the team decided against holding a parade this year.

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The doors at IG Field will open at 5 p.m. and there is no cost to enter. All attendees must be fully vaccinated and show proof at the door.

Some concessions will be open, the Bombers have said.

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