Vintage Video: Richfield Coliseum

Share on Nextdoor

WEWS has put together another vintage video montage, this time of the Richfield Coliseum.

The video is worth your time for two reasons: 1) The aerial shots of how bad traffic used to be — backed up for miles and miles on I-271 to the point where, according to rumor and lore, people sometimes ditched their cars and walked the rest of the way — and, 2) The shots of the Coliseum when it was under construction.

There are also some good color segments of the Cavs playing back in the 70's.

Scroll to read more Cleveland Sports articles


Join Cleveland Scene Newsletters

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.