GROUP TICKETS & EXPERIENCES

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Hornets games are more exciting when you bring along friends and family. Invite a group to a Hornets game and share in the excitement with one of our Fan Experience Packages! Book a Group and Save!

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Court of Dreams
Challenge another team in your league, play a tournament, or exhibition game. No matter how you choose to use the floor, Court of Dreams provides one of the most memorable and unique experiences the Hornets have to offer.
Behind The Scenes
Enter into the arena an hour before the general public and get close to the pros! Watch the Hornets from lower bowl seats and cheer them on during warm-ups!
Primetime Performance
Perform at center court and be center of attention prior to tip-off.
Pregame Recognition
Honor a deserving individual or group at center court, prior to tip-off and is shown up on the jumbotron.
Benchwarmers
Sit on the Hornets bench and watch the teams warm-ups
Honorary Captains
Participate in the referee meeting with the Hornets captain, visiting team captain and NBA Officials at center court before tip-off and have their name read over Hornets PA.
High 5 Squad
Kids can high-five the Hornets or visiting team players as they take the court.
National Anthem
Perform the National Anthem for thousands of Hornets fans. Performers, school and church choirs of all ages are welcome.
Color Guard
Perform the honorary color guard duties prior to the game and present our flag during the National Anthem.
Anthem Buddies
Kids can stand next to their favorite players during the singing of the National Anthem.
Flag Holder
Hold the giant American Flag on court during the National Anthem.
Halftime Performance
Perform live on court in front of thousands of fans during halftime.
Postgame Shot on Court
Bring your group to the court after the game to take a free throw.
Postgame Picture
Commemorate your great experience with a postgame photo of your group on the court.
Youth Basketball
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Appalachian State

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Big 10

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Clemson

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Davidson

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Kevin Cobb

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Duke

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Kevin Cobb

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ECU

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AnnaGrace Foell

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Elon

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Fabian Truss

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Florida

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Kevin Cobb

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Florida State

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AnnaGrace Foell

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Georgia

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Shelby Palubiak

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HBCU Alumni Mixer

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Fabian Truss

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Indiana

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Kevin Cobb

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Kansas

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Shelby Palubiak

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Kentucky

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Kevin Cobb

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Lafayette

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Kevin Cobb

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Lehigh

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Kevin Cobb

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Liberty

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Kevin Cobb

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Lousiville

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Shelby Palubiak

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Marquette

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Kevin Cobb

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Marshall

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Kevin Cobb

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Michigan

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Kevin Cobb

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Michigan State

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Kevin Cobb

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NC State

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Kevin Cobb

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Ohio State

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Kevin Cobb

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Oklahoma

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Kevin Cobb

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Old Dominion

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Kevin Cobb

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Penn State

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Kevin Cobb

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SEC

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Kevin Cobb

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Syracuse

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Steven Tacchi

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Tennessee

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Shelby Palubiak

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UCONN

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Kevin Cobb

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UNCC

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Kevin Cobb

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UNC Rams Club

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AnnaGrace Foell

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Wake Forest

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Kevin Cobb

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West Virginia

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Steven Tacchi

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Wisconsin

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Fabian Truss

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Vanderbilt

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Kevin Cobb

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Villanova

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Kevin Cobb

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USC

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Kevin Cobb

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USC RSM

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Kevin Cobb

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UVA

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Scott Marquardt

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American Heart Association

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AnnaGrace Foell

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American Diabetes Association

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Steven Tacchi

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Alheimers Awareness

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AnnaGrace Foell

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Autism Awareness

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Shelby Palubiak

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Breast Cancer Awareness

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AnnaGrace Foell

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Deaf Awareness

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Emily Kessler

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Dental Appreciation

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Kevin Cobb

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Doctor Appreciation

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Kevin Cobb

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Down Syndrom Awareness

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Shelby Palubiak

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First Responder Appreciation

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Fabian Truss

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Labor Union Appreciation

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AnnaGrace Foell

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Lupus Awareness

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Steven Tacchi

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Nurses Appreciation

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Kevin Cobb

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Mental Health Awareness

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Shelby Palubiak

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Pediatric/Love Your Melon Awareness

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Steven Tacchi

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Pride Day

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Steven Tacchi

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Rotary Appreciation

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Fabian Truss

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Teacher Appreciation

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Fabian Truss

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Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness

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Scott Marquardt

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AVID

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Steven Tacchi

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Broadcast & Journalism

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AnnaGrace Foell

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Career in Sports Days

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Fabian Truss

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Charter Schools

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Steven Tacchi

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DARE Night

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AnnaGrace Foell

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Girls on the Run

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AnnaGrace Foell

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Home School

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Scott Marquardt

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STEM & Technology

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AnnaGrace Foell

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TRIO

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Fabian Truss

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Chinese

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Scott Marquardt

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Filipino

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AnnaGrace Foell

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French

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Steven Tacchi

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French African

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Steven Tacchi

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Greek

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Scott Marquardt

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India Day & Bollywood Competition

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AnnaGrace Foell

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Italian

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Steven Tacchi

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Japanese

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Kevin Cobb

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Jewish

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Shelby Palubiak

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Noches Ene Be A

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AnnaGrace Foell

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American Youth Soccer

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Scott Marquardt

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Catholic Diocese

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Shelby Palubiak

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Dynamic Basketball

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Fabian Truss

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Fort Bragg

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Scott Marquardt

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HBCU Band Competition

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Fabian Truss

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I9 Sports

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Shelby Palubiak

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JLT Fieldhouse

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Shelby Palubiak

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Junior Honeybees Clinic & Performance

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AnnaGrace Foell

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Pro Skills Basketball

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Emily Kessler

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MARA Basketball

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Scott Marquardt

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Music Industry

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Shelby Palubiak

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Myers Park

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Kevin Cobb

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National Dance Foundation

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Scott Marquardt

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O'Dell Recreation

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Kevin Cobb

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South Charlotte Recreation

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Shelby Palubiak

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Spartanburg Day

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Kevin Cobb

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Steps N Motion

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Kevin Cobb

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Triple Threat Basketball

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Kevin Cobb

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Upward Sports

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Fabian Truss

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WBBL

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Kevin Cobb

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Youth Sports Days

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Shelby Palubiak

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Zumba

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AnnaGrace Foell

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Junior Honeybees Clinic & Performance

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AnnaGrace Foell

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Youth Sports Days

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Shelby Palubiak

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Athletes in Action

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Scott Marquardt

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Campus Outreach

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Scott Marquardt

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Carolinas Golf Association

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Steven Tacchi

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City of Charlotte

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Kevin Cobb

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Craft Beer Night

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Kevin Cobb

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Faith and Family

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Fellowship of Christian Athletes

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Kevin Cobb

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Miss America Scholarship

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AnnaGrace Foell

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Music Industry

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Shelby Palubiak

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Playbook for Life

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Kevin Cobb

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Scout Days

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Shelby Palubiak

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Wine & Design

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Women in Business

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AnnaGrace Foell

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Y Guides

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Steven Tacchi

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Suite Rentals
Create an upscale memorable experience for a birthday, celebration, employee outing and more. Customizable catering and dedicated hospitality staff will take care of all the details for you. Private VIP entrance available for all suite attendees. Choose from 16, 30 or 40-person suite options.
Royal Boxes
Spend quality time in these semi-private boxes with clients, employees, family and friends. Available in 2, 4, 6 & 8 seat options. Dinner in our Flight Deck, fine dining restaurant.
Meeting Space
Create new excitement around that new product or initiative launch or quarterly meeting by using meeting speace at Spectrum Center prior to a game. We can customize your layout, provide catering and a/v capabilities for all needs. Choose from our Technocom space or the Flight Deck Hangar.
Flight Deck Hanger
Host a meeting, private dinner, networking event, presentation, party and more in our unique, customizable Flight Deck Hanger. Whatever your vision, we can accomodate with upscale dining, customized catering, a/v setup and more.
Craft Beer Garden
One of the most unique spaces in the arena offers indoor or outdoor hospitality space for networking events, parties, meeting and more. Choose from a catering package or customize based on your needs. Covered outdoor space available all season with patio heaters.
Contact groups at 704.688.9047 or groups@hornets.com

Nonprofit of the Night | Community Corner

The Hornets Nonprofit of the Night program is a unique platform designed to benefit nonprofit organizations focused in the areas of education, wellness, hunger and military care, as well as other eligible nonprofit organizations. This fundraising opportunity offers you and your group the opportunity to enjoy a fun-filled night at the Hive and earn access to the Charlotte Hornets Community Corner during the game.

SPEND $2,000

  • One kiosk at the Community Corner with space to accommodate up to five volunteers
  • Access to the TV located at the Community Corner for photos/video or slideshow
  • Up to two pop-up signs are allowed
  • Autographed item for an auction Ability to collect donations at the Community Corner
  • Spotlight on hornets.com/groups Social media mention via Hornets social media channels in game
  • Ten access passes for a pregame fan experience (based on availability)

SPEND $4,000

  • All of the above, plus...
  • Ten Hornets gift bags that include a Hornets hat, shirt and water bottle
  • Interview at the Community Corner with Hornets TV
  • One :30 advertisement on sideboards during each quarter (four total)
  • Pregame :30 PSA and welcome as Nonprofit of the Night
  • Twenty access passes for a pregame fan experience (total, based on availability)

What is a group outing?

Discounts start at 10 people but the best discounts are for 15 or more of your friends, family, co-workers, teammates, etc. Block seating, welcome messages and fan experiences are all perks for buying as a group.

How can we buy group tickets?

Orders received by:

Phone: 704-688-9047
Email: groups@hornets.com
Mail: Charlotte Hornets
Attn: Group Sales
333 East Trade Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Online: Click Here

How do we receive our tickets?

All groups are encouraged to use mobile ticketing. Please download the Hornets app and pull up your tickets in advance of attending your event. https://www.nba.com/hornets/app

If you’d like to pick up tickets from the Box Office please let your ticket representative know and plan to arrive 20 minutes early. The Box Office is located on East Trade Street facing the light rail and is open 5 hours prior to a Hornets game.

When do doors open?

Doors open for Hornets game 60-minutes prior to tip. Select games throughout the year will open 90-minutes prior to tip. Please contact Group Sales for a list of select games.

Where can we park? Bus and car parking?

All buses can park on 5th and Caldwell street beginning 90-minutes prior to tip. If you are coming for a special event prior to a game, please contact your sales representative for bus parking and payment information.

For cars, there are more than 30,000 parking spaces in both garages, lots and parking decks within a 15-minute walk of the arena. Most lots are cash only for games and start at $15. No car parking can be arranged through the Hornets.

We also encourage use of the Light Rail that drops you off just steps from the arena. For more information on the Light Rail Click Here

Can we bring backpacks, cameras, umbrellas, etc.?

Spectrum center has a strict no backpack policy. Please do not bring in any backpacks and duffle bags larger than 14”X14”X6” as well as any size suitcase. Tote bags, diaper bags and purses, smaller than 14”X14”X^” will be allowed. Please be advised that we DO NOT offer on-site storage for any type of bag.

Cameras with lens of 6” or less permitted. No audio or video recording equipment or lenses larger than 6” will be permitted.
Umbrellas are not permitted in the arena.

For a full list of prohibited items please visit https://www.spectrumcentercharlotte.com/plan-your-visit/a-z-guide

ADA seating information?

Accessible seating is available for purchase on a first come basis and is limited by price code. 1 accessible seat and up to 3 companion seats can be purchased. When ordering accessible tickets, please indicate the type of accessible seating that you require.(wheelchair seating, etc.)

To purchase as part of your group outing please contact group sales at 704-688-9047 or groups@hornets.com

Are group discounts available for non-Hornets events?

Select non-Hornets events will offer luxury seating and group discounts. For more information, contact Group Sales at 704-688-9047 or groups@hornets.com

Where can I watch my kids fan experiences or performances from?

There is no designated area for you to watch the fan experiences or performances from and we kindly ask that you return to your seats after bringing your child/children to the experience. All group leaders will receive pictures of the fan experience and participants within 24 business hours of the experience. All performances will receive a video within 2 weeks of the performance.

Meet The Team

Kevin Cobb

Kevin Cobb

Account Executive, Group Sales
  704.688.9068
  George Mason University
Aspires to be a contestant on Wheel of Fortune

AnnaGrace Foell

AnnaGrace Foell

Account Executive, Group Sales
  704.688.9044
  University of South Carolina
Outside of basketball, USWNT Soccer and Columbus Blue Jackets Hockey are her favorite sports teams

Emily Kessler

Emily Kessler

Account Executive, Group Sales
  704.688.9067
  Lenoir-Rhyne University
Played 4 years of D2 Women’s lacrosse

Scott Marquardt

Scott Marquardt

Account Executive, Group Sales
  704.688.9015
  Liberty University
Has danced with the Jabbawockeez before one of their shows

Shelby Palubiak

Shelby Palubiak

Account Executive, Group Sales
  704.688.9028
  University of Georgia
A-Rod asked Shelby to help him with batting practice during spring training

Steven Tacchi

Steven Tacchi

Account Executive, Group Sales
  704.688.9072
  University of Missouri
Was granted dual citizenship in Italy from the Consulate General of Italy in Chicago through his paternal Grandfather

Fabian Truss

Fabian Truss

Account Executive, Group Sales
  704.688.9018
  Samford University
Once made ESPN’s Sport Center’s top 10 plays