Golden 1 Center is excited to host the 3rd Annual California Classic, a two-day summer basketball showcase with the Sacramento Kings, Golden State Warriors, Los Angeles Lakers, and Miami Heat! Players from the four teams will include rookies selected in the 2021 NBA Draft, sophomore NBA players, and athletes competing to make NBA and G League rosters.

This summer basketball celebration – Tuesday, August 3, and Wednesday, August 4 – will feature a double-header matchup each day with all four teams participating. Similar to other Summer League matches, modified game play rules will be in place, including 10-minute quarters.

California Classic will also feature a 45-minute post-game concert from two-time GRAMMY® award winner, Shaggy after the games on August 3rd. At intermission on each day, world-renown DJ Mix Master Mike of the Beastie Boys, will perform. You don’t want to miss out!



Q: Will games be played on an accelerated schedule?

A: Yes, each game will consist of four ten-minute quarters.

Q: What time do doors open?

A: Doors at Golden 1 Center will open one hour before tip-off.


Q: What does the 2-Day Pass include?

A: 2-Day Passes include a ticket to each of the two days and will be valid for both games played each day.

Q: Where can I purchase tickets?

A: 2-Day Passes are available online via the link above. 2-Day Passes can also be purchased by phone at 916-526-1471.

Q: Do I get a discount if I buy more than one set of passes?

A: Yes! Discounts are available for groups of 10 or more fans. For more information, please email

Q: How do I get my tickets?

A: Tickets purchased online or by phone are only accessible via a mobile device. Please note that PDFs and printouts are no longer available, and screenshots of mobile tickets will not scan. Click here to view a tutorial on how to access your mobile tickets.

Q: Can I re-enter once I scan my ticket to an event?

A: Fans will not be allowed to re-enter the arena once their ticket has been scanned.


Q: What are the health & safety protocols for the games?

A: In compliance with the current guidelines by the State of California for indoor large-scale events, by entering the arena, all guests are agreeing that they have either been fully vaccinated 14 days prior to the event or received a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours prior to the event.

Fans seated in KR 1-3 and Sections 105-109 in rows AAA-BBB will be required to show proof of full vaccination within 14 days prior to the event or have received a negative COVID-19 test within 2 days prior to the event.

Q: Do I have to wear a mask?

A: In compliance with the current Sacramento County health order, all guests over the age of 2 are required to wear a mask within the arena.

Q: Where can I find more Health & Safety information?

A: More information can be found at

Q: How long will the post-game concert by Shaggy last?

A: Shaggy is expected to take the stage following the second game and perform a 45-minute concert.


For questions, please call 888-91-KINGS


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