News & Updates

Jul 27, 2017

Sacramento Kings and Golden 1 Center Recognized as "Sport for Climate Action" Leader by Beyond Sport

Ranadivé: Sports Teams Have Unique Opportunity to Drive Action and Education

Today, the Sacramento Kings issued the following statement after Beyond Sport, a global organization that promotes, supports and celebrates the use of sport to address social issues in communities around the world, recognized the team's industry-leading efforts to combat climate change and promote sustainability. The Kings received the prestigious the "Sport for Climate Action" Award for their efforts at Golden 1 Center and in the Sacramento community.

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Jul 21, 2017


Saturday, November 18 – Golden 1 Center Guns | N' Roses Celebrates 30th Anniversary Of "Appetite For Destruction" | Tickets an Sale Friday, July 28 At 10 a.m. at

Three decades ago today, Guns N' Roses transformed and transfixed the world of rock and roll forever with their seminal debut album Appetite for Destruction. To celebrate the multi-platinum record that welcomed fans to the jungle and topped the Billboard 200, the unprecedented legends of rock are announcing a selection of new stops on their momentous Not In This Lifetime Tour produced by Live Nation.

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Jul 11, 2017

It’s Overtime for Climate Change and Everyone Needs to Score

By Vivek Ranadivé

This op-ed was originally published by Sports Business Journal.

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Jun 28, 2017

Golden 1 Center to Host Daily Public and Private Tours

Unique Opportunity to See Behind-the-Scenes at the Sports Facility of the Year

Beginning Friday, June 30, Golden 1 Center will offer a behind-the-scenes look at the venue with public and private walking tours. Guests will explore the technology and sustainability innovations, select areas dedicated to the Sacramento Kings, and unique elements of the arena that reflect the region on a Guided VIP tour.  

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Jun 27, 2017

Autonomous Vehicle Showcase Demonstrates How Technology Can Enhance Fan Experience, Reduce Environmental Impact

At the Green Sports Alliance Summit at Golden 1 Center, the Sacramento Kings hosted an autonomous vehicle showcase featuring next-generation technology. Industry leaders Audi, EasyMile, Renovo and Uber joined the showcase to demonstrate how autonomous vehicle innovations can transform the fan experience, remove additional transportation barriers, and provide a safer, smarter and environmentally-conscious option for fans and partners.

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Jun 27, 2017

Kings, Green Sports Alliance, Climate & Sports Student Summits Host Youth Conference at 2017 Green Sports Alliance Summit

Youth Engage with Professional Athletes & Sports Culture to Become Agents of Change in the Community

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Jun 26, 2017

International Sports Award Honors Ranadivé as Leading Executive and Golden 1 Center’s Tech Advancements

TheStadiumBusiness Awards Ceremony Salute Team’s Impact on Region Sacramento and Unmatched Tech Infrastructure

Sacramento, Calif. – On Thursday night in Dublin, Ireland, TheStadiumBusiness Awards selected Sacramento Kings Owner and Chairman Vivek Ranadivé as Executive of the Year saluting the impact the franchise has had on the region. Golden 1 Center was also honored with the Venue Technology award for the next-generation infrastructure developed to enhance the fan experience. 

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Jun 20, 2017

Foo Fighters Announce Concrete and Gold U.S. Tour 2017

Rock Group to perform at Golden 1 Center this December 2, 2017

Grammy-winning rock band, The Foo Fighters, will celebrate the release of their new album, ‘Concrete and Gold’ (due in September), with a North American tour—stopping in Sacramento on December 2, 2017. Tickets will go on-sale to the public on June 29 at 10 am. 

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Jun 16, 2017


Monday, March 12, 2018 – Golden 1 Center | Tickets on sale Friday, June 23, 2017 at 10 a.m

GRAMMY® Award-winning multiplatinum chart-dominating artist LORDE releases her highly anticipated sophomore album, Melodrama via LAVA/Republic Records. To celebrate the release, LORDE has announced her 2018 North American tour dates promoted by AEG Presents, on sale Friday, June 23, 2017 at 10 a.m. The tour will visit Sacramento’s Golden 1 Center on Monday, March 12, 2018. 

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Jun 13, 2017


Tickets Go On Sale Friday, June 16 at 11 a.m

Grammy Award®-winning and multi-platinum selling music artist The Weeknd has announced a second leg to his critically acclaimed Starboy: Legend of the Fall 2017 World Tour, featuring a stop at Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, CA on Tuesday, October 11.

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Jun 12, 2017

The xx Add Sacramento Show to Fall U.S. Headline Dates

Perfume Genius, Tycho to support. Tour stops at Golden 1 Center on September 26, 2017.

On the heels of their wildly successful spring North American tour, The xx will play in Sacramento at Golden 1 Center this Fall on September 26, in addition to previously announced headline shows in Los Angeles, at Colorado’s iconic Red Rocks, Austin City Limits Festival, Life is Beautiful and more.

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Jun 8, 2017

Golden 1 Center Named Environmental Innovator by Green Sports Alliance

Venue to Serve as Environmental Leadership Showcase at June Conference

Today, the Green Sports Alliance announced the Sacramento Kings have been selected as one of their 12 Environmental Innovators of the Year, celebrating their groundbreaking work and accomplishments in sustainability at Golden 1 Center. The diverse set of teams, companies, and initiatives have been selected as this year’s leaders who demonstrate excellence & innovation in environmental and social stewardship. 

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