News & Updates

Aug 8, 2016

New Cirque du Soleil Show Inspired by AVATAR “TORUK – The First Flight” Coming to Golden 1 Center 11/30 – 12/4

Tickets on pre-sale to Cirque Club members beginning today! Public on-sale starting August 12

Sacramento, August 8, 2016 – The new Cirque du Soleil touring show inspired by James Cameron’s record-breaking movie AVATAR, TORUK – The First Flight, will be presented at Golden 1 Center in Sacramento from November 30 – December 4 as part of a global tour in arenas around the world. The show is presented by Visa Signature®.

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Aug 8, 2016

Golden 1 Center to Host College Basketball Double-Header

Sacramento State and UC Davis Match-Up in Local Rivalry Cal and San Diego State Cap Off Double-Header

Sacramento, Calif. – Today, Golden 1 Center executive leadership announced that the world-class sports and entertainment venue will serve as an annual home for college basketball, featuring an exciting double-header on November 21. Local rivals, Sacramento State and UC Davis will face-off on a neutral court for the first time since the Capital City Classic at Arco Arena in 1989. California (Cal) and San Diego State will meet for a matchup of two perennial top 25 teams.

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Aug 3, 2016

Golden 1 Center and Feld Entertainment Announce Extended Partnership

Five-Year Deal Will Bring World-Class Entertainment to Sacramento Annually Disney On Ice Returns to Sacramento in Nov., Tickets On Sale Aug. 16

Sacramento, Calif. – Today, Golden 1 Center leadership announced a five-year partnership with Feld Entertainment, the world’s largest producer of live family entertainment, to bring their remarkable productions to audiences at Golden 1 Center—the world-class entertainment and sports venue opening in downtown Sacramento this October.

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Jul 27, 2016

Harlem Globetrotters Bring Their 2017 World Tour to Sacramento on Jan. 16

Trotters set to play Golden 1 Center for first time ever

Sacramento, Calif. – The world famous Harlem Globetrotters, featuring some of the most electrifying athletes on the planet, will bring their spectacular show to the Golden 1 Center – for the first time ever – in Sacramento on Monday, Jan. 16 (Martin Luther King Day) at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. during their 2017 World Tour

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Jul 26, 2016

Kings Apply for Golden 1 Center Address Change to Honor Former NBA Commissioner David Stern

Golden 1 Center and Three Acre Public Plaza Will Reside at 500 David J Stern Walk

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, the Sacramento Kings will file an application with the City of Sacramento to create a new address for Golden 1 Center – 500 David J. Stern Walk. Commissioner Stern served as the fourth commissioner of the National Basketball Association (NBA) for 30 years, retiring in 2014.

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Jul 11, 2016

Golden 1 Center Will Feature New Public Art Selection By Respected Sacramento Art Collective

Two Royal Chicano Air Force Projects Receive Unanimous Approval from Arts Commission Fifth Major Addition to Golden 1 Center Public Art Collection Will Be Installed in 2017

SACRAMENTO, CA – As part of an ongoing commitment to invest in public art, The Sacramento Kings and Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission (SMAC) announced a new piece of Royal Chicano Air Force (RCAF) art will join the public art collection featured at Golden 1 Center and Downtown Commons (DOCO).

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Jun 29, 2016

Golden 1 Center to Host 2017 Green Sports Alliance Summit Recognizing Global Environmental Leadership

Arena’s Industry-Leading Solar, Food, & Water Conservation Innovations On Display

Sacramento, CA – Today, Mayor Kevin Johnson, Green Sports Alliance Executive Director Justin Zeulner and Golden 1 Center executives announced the 7th Annual Green Sports Alliance Summit will be held in Sacramento in June 2017. The summit brings together leaders from professional sports teams, collegiate programs, venue management companies, and other pioneers in environmental stewardship to exchange the latest thinking around greening the sports industry and engaging fans.

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Jun 28, 2016

Kings Announce Johnson Controls to be Official Building Technologies Partner of Golden 1 Center

Smart Building Technology Will Ensure Safe, Comfortable, Energy-Efficient and Sustainable Environment

Sacramento, Calif. – Through a partnership agreement, the Sacramento Kings andJohnson Controls are working together to integrate advanced building automation systems, as well as fire and life safety systems at Golden 1 Center – the future home of the Sacramento Kings. Through these systems, Sacramento’s new, world-class entertainment and sports venue will be operationally smarter, safer and more sustainable to enhance the fan experience.

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Jun 16, 2016

Golden 1 Center Recognized for Green Innovation

Kings and Golden 1 Center look to take home award for sustainability and innovation in 2016.

The Green Sports Alliance will be presenting its first Environmental Innovators of the Year Award and Golden 1 Center has been announced as a finalist for the NBA.

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May 12, 2016

Pentatonix World Tour 2016

With Special Guest 'US THE DUO'

(New York, New York) – Grammy Award winning and platinum selling recording artistPentatonix has announced additional North American dates to their 2016 Pentatonix World Tour. Special guests Us The Duo will continue on the road with the quintet. The 22 city 2nd leg of the US tour will begin on October 17th in San Jose, CA and end on November 22nd in Houston, TX. The group will continue touring in support of their self-titled gold certified album and their newest single, “If I Ever Fall In Love ft. Jason Derulo.”

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May 6, 2016

Paul McCartney Announces Second and Final Show at Golden 1 Center

Second Show at Golden 1 Center – Wednesday, October 5 General Public Onsale Opens for Both Shows on Friday, May 6 at 10 a.m.

SACRAMENTO, CALIF. — Due to incredible demand for tickets to his October 4 opening show at the Golden 1 Center, Paul McCartney has added a second performance on Wednesday, October 5. The October 5 show will be Paul’s only additional appearance in the area on his new One on One tour.

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May 2, 2016

Paul McCartney to Perform First Show at Golden 1 Center

McCartney’s Performance Highlights International Draw of World Class Venue

SACRAMENTO, CALIF. — Paul McCartney will bring his global One on One tour to Sacramento on Tuesday, October 4 for an historic performance as the first concert at Golden 1 Center. McCartney’s show is his first visit to Sacramento in over ten years and will feature many of his hits that span over five decades of music history.

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