Celebrate the History of the Kings

By Emily Mann

With the opening of Golden 1 Center, this past year has been unforgettable season in Kings franchise history. But, where did it all begin?

On May 16th, the Sacramento Kings and Sacramento County Historical Society are hosting “The History of the Sacramento Kings” dinner and panel.

Come learn about the team’s move from Kansas City to Sacramento, the glory days of the early 2000s, and the unforgettable efforts to keep the Kings in the capital city. The panel discussing all these moments and more includes Gary Gerould, Jerry Reynolds, Doug Christie, Grant Napear, and former owner Gregg Lukenbill - all major figures from the past and present of Kings franchise history.

“I’m very proud of the fact that I’ve been able to be involved through all these years and have seen so many characters come and go,” said Gerould, reflecting on his time with the Kings. “I’m obviously very excited about what the future appears to hold for this organization.”


Regular: For $125, guests will witness the panel presentation featuring Kings Legends, and will be invited to take part in a gourmet dinner and tour of Golden 1 Center.

VIP: For $250, VIP attendees will take part in a gourmet dinner and tour of Golden 1 Center, view the panel presentation on the in-depth history, and will also partake in a VIP Reception.

VIP Table (10): For $3,000, VIP parties of 10 will received premium seating at the gourmet dinner, and will be treated to the full VIP experience throughout the evening.

To purchase tickets, visit kingshistory.brownpapertickets.com.

For information on Sponsorship Levels, please contact Greg Voelm or (916) 206-2062.

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