The Miami HEAT is moving to Mobile Only Entry. That means you'll use your smartphone when you enter the AmericanAirlines Arena for HEAT games. April 12 will be the very last day that paper tickets will be accepted at the gates.

Adopting mobile only entry is all about improving the fan experience at the AmericanAirlines Arena. Mobile only entry will make getting into the Arena seamless, simple, and fast. You’ll be able to manage everything from your smartphone. It means being able to enhance your experience at the touch of a button. It also means we're doing right by the environment in trying to create a paperless environment here at 601 Biscayne!

Got questions? Check out the links below to download the Miami HEAT App and see How To Get Your Tickets, How To Transfer Your Tickets, and How To Receive Tickets.

GET IN THE GAME WITH MOBILE ONLY ENTRY!

Download the Miami HEAT App – available for free on the App Store and Google Play Store

*Note: You will either sign into HEAT Account Manager, which is typically used when transferring or accepting tickets from Season Ticket Members, or your Ticketmaster.com Account, which is typically used when tickets are purchased through the Ticketmaster.com website.

GOT A PARKING PASS? READ THIS! Please note that if you have a Parking Pass for Bayside Marketplace, the pass will not load into your App like your tickets. You will need to print your parking pass before coming. If you have a Parking Pass for the P2 Parking Garage, your pass will load like a ticket into My Tickets on the HEAT App and you will scan your smartphone as you enter the garage.

CONTACT YOUR TICKET REP OR EMAIL US AT MOBILE@HEAT.COM AND WE'LL BE HAPPY TO HELP!

Mobile Only Entry FAQs

GENERAL

The AmericanAirlines Arena is adopting "mobile only entry." That means you won’t need a paper ticket to enter the AmericanAirlines Arena any more – which means no more worries about leaving your ticket in the car, realizing you left your ticket at home, etc. Instead, you'll use the Miami HEAT Mobile App – available on your smartphone – to access your ticket. You’ll scan it at the gate as if it was a physical ticket – and you're in!

The Miami HEAT App is free on the App Store and Google Play Store.

First, open the Miami HEAT app. Tap the menu button in the top right corner, then tap My Tickets to get started. You will need to enter your Account Manager login or your Ticketmaster.com account login. This is the email address you used when you purchased or were transferred your tickets.

Once your account is connected, you can view, transfer, and resell tickets right from your phone.

Adopting mobile only entry is all about improving the fan experience at the AmericanAirlines Arena. Mobile only entry will make getting into the Arena seamless, simple, and fast. You'll be able to manage everything from your smartphone, which you already have in your pocket. In fact, one out of three HEAT fans already enter the AmericanAirlines Arena with mobile devices and enjoy the option to resell and/or transfer tickets to friends and family through their smartphones. Mobile only entry allows you to control your tickets from your phone, cuts down our carbon footprint, and reduces your risk when it comes to lost, stolen, or counterfeit tickets.

You can always access your tickets via your smartphone’s browser.

If you are a Season Ticket Member, go to http://www.heat.com/managetickets and log in with your HEAT Account to access your mobile tickets.

If you purchased individual game tickets using the Ticketmaster website, go to http://www.ticketmaster.com, use your credentials to log in, and click on My Account.

If you do not have access to any kind of smartphone, please visit us at the Tissot Ticket Center next to Gate 4 on game day. You will need to bring a valid ID with the name on the account.

If you are a HEAT Season Ticket Member, log into HEAT Account Manager at http://www.heat.com/managetickets. Click or tap on “Completed Invoices” to view all of your receipts.

If you are an individual game purchaser, you’ll receive an email with your seat and pricing information when you purchase the tickets.

ENTRY INTO THE ARENA

Once you have connected your ticketing account, you will see all your tickets for upcoming games in the My Tickets tab, found on the menu screen.

Simply tap on the game you're attending and you'll see your digital tickets. If you have multiple tickets, you can swipe left and right to view all of them. For entry into the Arena, just present your digital tickets to the attendant at the gate.

You can access and manage all your tickets as soon as you connect your ticket account to the Miami HEAT App. That means you can transfer and resell them at any time. Your tickets' QR code, which is required to enter the arena, will not be visible until 24 hours prior to the game.

Yes! Once you tap on your game, you will be able to swipe left and right through the available tickets.

No. Screenshots of tickets will not be accepted.

If you do not have a smartphone for any reason, you'll need to visit the Tissot Ticket Center located next to Gate 4 on the north side of the Arena on game day. Please have a valid ID for the name on the account.

In the Miami HEAT App, tap “My Tickets” in the sidebar menu, tap the game you’d like to view the tickets for, then tap the small information button in the top right corner of the ticket (indicated by a lowercase “i"). If you have access to one or more of our Premium arenas (Suites, Loges, Dewar’s Rail, AmericanAirlines Lounge, HYDE), your ticket will indicate it in the information listed there.

TRANSFERRING TICKETS

If you bought the tickets for a friend or family member, you will need to transfer the tickets to them – which you can easily do through the Miami HEAT App, Click here for a step-by-step guide.. Once in My Tickets, simply tap the game, select Transfer Tickets, and enter the recipient's email address. Please allow 15 minutes for the transfer to be completed. Once the transfer is complete, the recipient will receive an email notification. They will need to accept the transfer at which point the tickets will show up in their account. Note: They must "accept the transfer" in order to access the tickets.

Tap the Activity tab in the My Tickets section of the HEAT App and you should see all Incoming Ticket Offers. Tap Accept to complete the transfer. You should have also received an email where you can accept the offer – either option will work!

Yes. If they don’t have one already, they will need to create a ticketing account before they can accept the offer. You can create an account here

As long as the recipient has not accepted the tickets, you can cancel a transfer and resend to the preferred email address.

No. Although we recommend using the Miami HEAT App, your friend does not need to download it to access the tickets you transferred them. Your friend should refer to the email they received with the details about your tickets. They’ll use their smartphone browser to log in with their email address and the tickets will be available there.

Please note: If your friend does not already have an account associated with their email address, they’ll need to create one before they can receive the tickets.

SELLING TICKETS

Yes! From a desktop computer, you can still post your tickets to Ticketmaster's secondary marketplace as usual by logging into HEAT Account Manager at http://www.heat.com/managetickets. Click on the game you'd like to sell, click on "Sell Tickets," and follow the instructions.

You can also post your tickets for sale using the Miami HEAT App. We've created a handy step-by-step guide for posting your tickets using the App, available here.

Yes, but keep in mind that Ticketmaster's secondary market is the only 100% verified, 100% secure marketplace for HEAT tickets. If you still want to use another marketplace, you will need to contact that company for its specific policies regarding posting mobile tickets for sale. Note that QR Codes for tickets may not become available until 72 hours before the game.

NEED FURTHER ASSISTANCE?

Send an email with your issue to mobile@heat.com and we'll be with you shortly.