TICKETS ON SALE NOW FOR 2019 NBA ALL-STAR CELEBRITY GAME PRESENTED BY RUFFLES, MTN DEW ICE RISING STARS AND NBA ALL-STAR PRACTICE & MEDIA DAY

Published: 
December 12, 2018

 

Media Contacts:

SPARK Strategic Ideas
Jacki Keating, [email protected]
Julie Parrotta, [email protected]

 

– Tickets Available at NBAEvents.com Starting at $15 –
– NBA to Introduce New Free Fan Destination: NBA All-Star at Epicentre –

 

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Dec. 12, 2018) – The NBA today announced ticket availability for its 2019 lineup of fan-favorite NBA All-Star events taking place Friday, Feb. 15 through Sunday, Feb. 17 in Charlotte.  Tickets are available now on NBAEvents.com and start at just $15.
 
Tipping off the weekend’s events, some of the biggest stars from film, television, music and sports will take the court for the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game presented by Ruffles on Friday, Feb. 15 at 7 p.m. ET at Bojangles’ Coliseum.  To close out the night, the NBA’s best rookies and sophomores will compete in a U.S. vs. World format in MTN DEW ICE Rising Stars at 9 p.m. ET at Spectrum Center. 
 
On Saturday, Feb. 16 at Bojangles’ Coliseum, State Farm All-Star Saturday Night and NBA All-Star Game participants will participate in NBA All-Star Practice & Media Day – sold this year as a combination ticket with a portion of sales being donated to nonprofit journalism organizations, as selected by the NBA.  Media Day will begin at 9:30 a.m. ET and give fans an opportunity to see more than 20 of the NBA’s biggest stars interviewed by media from around the world.  Fans will also be entertained by a live, in-arena show featuring interviews with NBA legends and celebrities as well as autograph and photo opportunities.  Following media availability, the 2019 NBA All-Star Game players and coaches will practice for Sunday’s showcase at 12 p.m. ET. 
 
NBA All-Star at Epicentre in Uptown Charlotte will offer fans even more ways to get in on the action.  Open Friday, Feb. 15 through Sunday, Feb. 17, the free fan destination will feature customized experiences, retail offerings and NBA partner activations.  NBA All-Star at Epicentre will include:

  • NBA Crossover: An intimate space showcasing the convergence of the NBA and pop culture through the art, fashion, music, technology and entertainment that surround today’s game
  • NBA players and talent appearances
  • Immersive virtual reality demonstrations
  • Art and memorabilia displays
  • NBA Store: A Fanatics Experience
  • Apparel customization
  • And more!

 To pre-register for access to the event, visit NBAEvents.com.

 

NBA All-Star 2019 Key Events

 Date

 Event

 Location

 Fri., Feb. 15 – Sun., Feb. 17
 12 p.m. – 7 p.m. ET

 NBA All-Star at Epicentre

 Epicentre      
 210 East Trade Street

 Fri., Feb. 15 – 7 p.m. ET

 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game presented by   Ruffles

 Bojangles’ Coliseum

 Fri., Feb. 15 – 9 p.m. ET

 MTN DEW ICE Rising Stars

 Spectrum Center

 Sat., Feb. 16 –
 Media Day Begins: 9:30 a.m. ET
 Practice Begins: 12 p.m. ET

 NBA All-Star Practice & Media Day

 Bojangles’ Coliseum

 
 

About NBA All-Star 2019
NBA All-Star 2019 in Charlotte, N.C., will bring together the most talented and passionate players in the league’s history for a global celebration of the game.  The 68th NBA All-Star Game, which will take place on Sunday, Feb. 17, at Spectrum Center, will reach fans in more than 200 countries and territories in more than 40 languages.  TNT will televise the All-Star Game for the 17th consecutive year, marking Turner Sports’ 34th year of NBA All-Star coverage.  Spectrum Center will also host MTN DEW ICE Rising Stars on Friday, Feb. 15, and State Farm All-Star Saturday Night on Saturday, Feb. 16.  The NBA All-Star Celebrity Game presented by Ruffles, NBA All-Star Practice & Media Day will take place at Bojangles’ Coliseum.
 

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