Cape Cod Coliseum
The outside of the former Cape Cod Coliseum, circa 2013
|Location||South Yarmouth, Massachusetts|
|Owner||Cape Cod Corporation|
|Cape Cod Cubs
Cape Cod Freedoms
Cape Cod Buccaneers
Cape Cod Coliseum was a 7,200-seat multi-purpose arena located off of White's Path in South Yarmouth, Massachusetts. In addition to sporting events, the Coliseum hosted rock concerts in summer months.
It was used by Vince McMahon for World Wrestling Entertainment, then known as the World Wrestling Federation (WWF). It was home to both the Cape Cod Cubs/Cape Codders of the North American Hockey League (1973–1977), the Cape Cod Freedoms of the Northeastern Hockey League (1978–1979), and the Cape Cod Buccaneers of the Atlantic Coast Hockey League (1981–82). It also hosted ESPN boxing show headlined by light middleweight contender Sean Mannion. In 1978, the Boston Lobsters featuring Martina Navratilova played four of their 22 home matches at the Coliseum.
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- "Cape Cod Coliseum to be Converted into Warehouse". Boston Globe. 17 May 1984. Retrieved 15 January 2013.