News & Updates

Nov 2, 2016

Sacramento Kings First NBA Team to Offer Suite for Nursing Mothers

Kings lead the way in offering a Mamava lactation suite at Golden 1 Center

Sacramento, Calif. – The Sacramento Kings are leading the way for the National Basketball Association (NBA), installing a Mamava lactation suite to accommodate nursing mothers at the Golden 1 Center. In partnership with Kaiser Permanente, the Kings are the first NBA team to install a Mamava lactation suite, which will be available for their entire 2016 season.


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Oct 26, 2016

Golden 1 Center SVP & GM Talks Work and Reward

In an interview with Sports Business Journal, Juan Rodriguez talks about the significance of the new downtown arena.

As Senior Vice President & General Manager of Arena Operations, Juan Rodriguez has been a key player in the transition from Sleep Train Arena to the Sacramento Kings most technologically advanced and sustainable arena in the world. With 23 years under his belt, his experience in the field has proved to be a major asset in the construction of Golden 1 Center.

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Oct 21, 2016

AMSOIL Arenacross Brings the Intensity to Sacramento

Tickets on-sale now for the action-packed motocross racing event at Golden 1 Center

Feld Entertainment® announced today that tickets for AMSOIL Arenacross, the most intense motocross racing on the planet, are now on sale for all racing events. AMSOIL Arenacross events are affordably priced for the whole family with seats starting at only $10.

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Oct 18, 2016



Kanye West has added a second leg to his critically-acclaimed SAINT PABLO TOUR.  The new round of dates, promoted exclusively by Live Nation, will kick off on November 2 at The Forum in Los Angeles, CA and will include over 20 shows throughout North America with dates scheduled in San Jose, Denver, Houston, Dallas, Washington DC and a New Year's Eve concert at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY.

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Oct 13, 2016

Roger Waters - Us + Them North American Tour

The Creative Genius of Pink Floyd Launching New Groudbreaking Tour - Featuring classic Pink Floyd, some new songs and solo work, the tour is set for North America 2017

Roger Waters will return to North America in 2017 with a pioneering new tour, “Us + Them”, featuring classic Pink Floyd, some new songs and solo work. The tour, which will make a stop in Sacramento, CA at Golden 1 Center on June 12, runs through the summer of 2017 and is promoted by AEG Live’s Concerts West. Tickets go on sale on Friday, October 21, 2016.

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Sep 26, 2016

Internationally Renowned Artist Jeff Koons Joins Sacramento Kings to Unveil Sculpture Commissioned for Arena’s Public Plaza

Largest Contribution to Sacramento’s Public Art Program Secured First-Ever Publically Owned, Permanently Displayed Sculpture by Jeff Koons

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, as part of an ongoing commitment to invest in public art, the Sacramento Kings and Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission (SMAC) welcomed world-renowned artist Jeff Koons and local artists Bryan Valenzuela, Gale Hart and Bill Fontana to Golden 1 Center for the unveiling of their artworks and to celebrate the City of Sacramento’s growing public art collection. Coloring Book  – the eighteen-foot tall sculpture by Koons – will be displayed prominently in the Downtown Commons (DOCO) plaza at the entrance of the groundbreaking Golden 1 Center, which will be officially opened with a ribbon cutting ceremony on September 30th. 


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Sep 22, 2016

Sacramento Kings New Arena Is First Indoor Sports Venue to Earn LEED Platinum Designation

First Entirely Solar Powered Arena in the World Also Features Innovative Conservation Tactics, Local Food Sourcing Commitments and Community Educational Programs

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Today, the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) certified Golden 1 Center, the new downtown home of the Sacramento Kings, as LEED Platinum – the highest level of global recognition for environmentally conscious buildings and organizations.

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Sep 14, 2016

Six Historic Neon Signs to Light Up Golden 1 Center

World-Class Arena Salutes Sacramento History, Uniquely Honors Civic Pride Throughout

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Today, the Sacramento Kings and the Center for Sacramento History announced a unique display of iconic neon signs that provide a distinct feeling of civic pride in Golden 1 Center, the world’s most advanced and sustainable arena. Six historic signs that represent various era’s of Sacramento history will be on long-term display inside the arena when it opens this October.

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Sep 7, 2016

Monster Jam Announcement

Golden 1 Center | Jan 20, 2017 - Jan 22, 2017

Featuring: Grave Digger driven by Cole Venard, Max-D driven by Jared Eichelberger, El Toro Loco driven by Mark List, Scooby-Doo, Monster Mutt Dalmatian driven by Cynthia Gauthier, Mohawk Warrior, Zombie driven by Tyler Groth, NEA driven by Travis Groth, Trucks/drivers subject to change.

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Sep 6, 2016

Stevie Nicks Announces 24 Karat Gold Tour

Tour Stops at Golden 1 Center on Tuesday, December 13

Sacramento, Calif. – Singer Stevie Nicks, the multi-platinum, Grammy® Award Winning-music icon today announced The 24 Karat Gold Tour.  Produced exclusively by Live Nation, the 27-city tour with Pretenders, will begin on Tuesday, October 25 in Phoenix, Arizona and will see the legendary Nicks perform throughout North America this Fall.

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Aug 31, 2016

New App to Feature Advanced Indoor Location Services

Golden 1 Center’s Advanced Network Will Help Fans Find Seats and Interact with Arena

Sacramento, Calif. – To create a seamless and frictionless guest experience at Golden 1 Center, the Sacramento Kings collaborated with Cartogram, a startup founded by prior Microsoft Research engineer Will Clausen, which has built industry-leading indoor location technology. The upcoming version of the Sacramento Kings app will use Cartogram’s technology to help visitors navigate and interact with the world’s most connected and technologically advanced arena, Golden 1 Center.

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Aug 30, 2016

Kings & Golden 1 Center Partner with Ray Morgan Company

Ray Morgan Company will provide cutting-edge office technology solutions at Golden 1 Center

Sacramento, Calif. – Today, the Kings announce a partnership with Ray Morgan Company to integrate enhanced office technology and equipment to the Kings business offices and Golden 1 Center. The partnership will include a full suite of unique activation opportunities via digital platforms, in-arena and throughout the main concourse, as well as event hosting at Golden 1 Center.

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