American Legion Memorial Stadium

Charlotte, NC

Estimated Completion: July 2021

About the Project

The construction team of Edifice, Barton Malow, NJR Construction and Lil Associates II, is teaming to complete the historic 83-year old stadium’s makeover. The project will include complete demolition and reconstruction of the stadium, making improvements to the field, concourses, seating, restrooms, etc. while preserving the historical features of the ticket offices and rock wall. The stadium is projected to have a 10,500 seating capacity. The planned reconstruction will improve the site to host future events.

Improvements will include:

  • Playing field sized to host professional and amateur sporting events (soccer, lacrosse, football)
  • Flexibility to host other civic events (including concerts, band competitions, civic gatherings, etc.)
  • Competition support facilities (video board, training room, referee room, locker rooms, etc.)
  • Venue support facilities (restrooms, ticket booths, press box, concessions, etc.)
  • Dedicated, public memorial to the United States Armed Forces
  • Continued access and connection to Grady Cole Center
  • Continued access to adjacent roads, driveways, and parking
  • Public connection to Little Sugar Creek Greenway and Independence Park