Formerly known as Bonney Field, Papa Murphy’s Park is a privately funded facility and private-public collaboration among Comcast Spectacor, Republic FC and Cal Expo. It opened in June 2014 with a capacity of 8,000 seats and later expanded in 2015 to its current capacity. The facility holds over 11,500 for sporting events and as high as 25,000 for concerts.
Located on the grounds of Cal Expo, Papa Murphy’s Park provides one of the largest grass pitches in the country for a professional soccer club and was the site of the 2014 USL Championship match. The pitch has also hosted the likes of international clubs CD Guadalajara, Atlas FC, Newcastle United F.C., Sunderland AFC, West Bromwich Albion F.C., Rangers F.C. and Liverpool FC U21. It has also been host to USA Rugby, Pro Rugby, various concerts including City of Trees and a Bernie Sanders rally of more than 17,000 in 2016. It has been the site of numerous attendance records for USL including sellouts of all but one regular season match for Republic FC.
About Papa Murphy’s
Papa Murphy’s has been creating fresh pizza in the greater Sacramento area for more than 25 years, with a focus of making it a little easier to get a home-baked meal on the table. In every store, every day, team members prep top-quality ingredients by hand, including mixing the perfect pizza dough, shredding blocks of whole-milk mozzarella, and slicing and dicing never-frozen veggies. We combine these ingredients just for you, so that, after 15 minutes in your home oven, pizza perfection is served. Originally founded in Oregon in 1981, Papa Murphy’s has grown to the largest take ‘n’ bake pizza company in the U.S., and the fifth-largest pizza company overall. Order online today at www.papamurphys.com.