WWE announced a sold out crowd of 51,326 fans in attendance at Allegiant Stadium for tonight’s SummerSlam pay-per-view from Las Vegas, Nevada.
WWE noted that this is the indoor attendance record for SummerSlam, and their biggest event of 2021.
To compete, WWE announced a total of 51,350 fans at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa earlier this year for WrestleMania 37, which broke down to 25,675 fans each night. That event had a limited capacity due to COVID-19.
WWE issued the following press release to us tonight:
WWE BREAKS SUMMERSLAM INDOOR ATTENDANCE RECORD
LAS VEGAS, August 21, 2021 — WWE (NYSE: WWE) announced tonight that SummerSlam at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas set an indoor attendance record for the event, as a sold-out crowd of 51,326 fan attended WWE’s biggest event of 2021.
Stay tuned for more.
— WWE SummerSlam (@SummerSlam) August 22, 2021