Now more than ever, Hornets Sports & Entertainment strives to create a safe, healthy and enjoyable atmosphere for all fans, guests, employees, players and performers that enter our doors. In order to do so, we ask that you review the information below in preparation for your visit to Spectrum Center. We have several new policies and offerings within the arena this year, created with safety and convenience top of mind, so we want to ensure that you – and those who are accompanying you and/or using your tickets – are aware of these protocols.

As there may be updates throughout the season, we encourage you to check back often. We look forward to seeing you at Spectrum Center!





By attending any event at Spectrum Center, you assume all risks, hazards, and dangers of personal injury, property loss or damage, financial loss, permanent disability or death that may result from attending the event, including, without limitation, the risk of contracting COVID-19 or any other communicable disease or illness, or a bacteria, virus, or other pathogens capable of causing a communicable disease or illness, whether occurring before, during, or after the event, however, caused or contracted, and voluntarily waive all claims and potential claims against Charlotte Arena Operations, LLC and Hornets Basketball, LLC. and all of their affiliates, employees, shareholders, owners, managers and agents, the National Basketball Association and its member teams, the event promoters, sponsors, operators, contractors, agencies, advertisers, and/or vendors, and each of their affiliated companies, and any of the respective present and future parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, members, officers, directors, employees, stakeholders, shareholders, agents, insurers, representatives, successors and assigns of each of the foregoing entities and persons relating to such risks.

An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. According to the CDC, senior citizens and guests with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable. Any interaction in any public place poses an elevated risk of being exposed to COVID-19. We cannot guarantee that you will not be exposed during your visit.