The Houston Chronicles and WWE.com official Confirm WWE PPV Royal Rumble 2020 Location and Date to be Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas on 26th January 2020.
The Royal Rumble 2020 even is announced to take place at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas on 26th January 2020. Minute Maid Park is the home to the MLB’s Houston Astros baseball team and it will the second stadium(also second in a row) to host Royal Rumble after Chasefield in Pheonix. The announcement first came from The Houston Chronicles and then the same was confirmed on WWE.com.
The announcement comes on the same weekend when WWE is hosting the Elimination Chamber event this Sunday at the Toyota Center in Houston and they have kick-started the promotions for the events with announcing pre-sale offers and social media contests for the Royal Rumble Tickets. WWE has announced that fans attending Sunday’s Elimination Chamber will receive a pre-sale offer to buy tickets to the 2020 Rumble before they go on sale to the general public. Fans attending the pay-per-view will also have the chance to win 4 tickets to the 2020 Rumble through a special Twitter and Instagram contest.
The NXT Takeover event is expected to take place a day ahead on 25th January 2020 at Toyota Center with the RAW episode also expected to be hosted at the same venue on the following Monday. Since the day for the weekly SmackDown episode is set to change to Friday, it is very possible that the episode of 24 January 2020 might be held at Toyota Center.