Things to do at STAPLES Center

Here you will find what you can do at STAPLES Center while at a Lakers game.

General Information

Giveaways

Giveaways

You can look on our giveaways page to see upcoming promotions for a specific game. Giveaways are subject to change without notice. In-arena Giveaways

Budweiser Grab N Go Convenience Store

Budweiser Grab N Go Convenience Store

Stop by the Budweiser Grab N Go Convenience Store (located inside STAPLES Center, Main Concourse Aisle 3 to meet the Laker Girls, win cool prizes and special experiences for the game later that night thanks to Budweiser.

Check back next season to see dates for the Budweiser Game Experiences.

On-Court Promotions

On-court Promotions

During the breaks in the game, the Lakers conduct a variety of activities involving fans. We do not take reservations to participate in any of these activities, rather, our game day staff finds fans on the concourse on the day of the game to see if they want to participate.

Lakers Youth Foundation Auction

Lakers Youth Foundation Auction

The Lakers Youth Foundation Auction offers Lakers fans the opportunity to bid to win the rarest autographed Lakers items while at the game. Fans can view the items from the time that doors open, with the auction taking place at halftime. The auction is located across from Aisle 12 on the main concourse.

Gold Experience

Lakers Gold Experience

The Lakers are now offering fans the opportunity to upgrade their seats on the day of the game or to get access to unique experiences, right from the official Los Angeles Lakers app.

You can register using the app at any time during the season, for any game. Look out for an alerts six (6) hours prior to tip-off for experiences and two (2) hours prior to tip-off for seats letting you know what opportunities are available for that game. Subject to availability.

Register on the Lakers Mobile App now and make your gameday experience even better! Don't have the app yet?

Halftime Pic-to-screen

Halftime Pic-to-Screen

Share your photos now on Twitter or Instagram with #AtTheLakersGame and you may see yourself on the videoboard at halftime! Not all photos will be displayed but it is a great way to show your support.

>In Seat Merchandise Ordering

In Seat Merchandise Ordering

Gear up with new Lakers Merchandise during the game without missing the action. Place your merchandise order through the Lakers Mobile App and get your gear delivered right to your seat! Click on In Seat Merchandise under Arena in the Lakers App to place your order now.

Text 2 Screen

Lakers Text 2 Screen

You can get your message seen at STAPLES Center with Lakers Text 2 Screen.

When you're at STAPLES Center, text your message to 525377 (LAKERS).

You can text as many times as you like, but be aware that not all messages will be displayed. Texting takes place before the game and during halftime, but that schedule is subject to change without notice.

Msg and Data Rates May Apply. The Lakers will send an automated text message confirming your initial text. No purchase necessary to participate.

STAPLES Center Bag Policy

STAPLES Center Bag Policy

Fans attending games should be aware that all bags larger than 14" x 14" x 6” (i.e. backpacks, suitcases, beach bags, etc.) will be prohibited from entry into the arena, in accordance with STAPLES Center and NBA policy. Exceptions may be made on a case by case basis for guests with special medical needs or guests with infant bags (with an infant present). Please consult the STAPLES Center Guest Services page for all the policies for games at STAPLES Center.

LakersTV

LakersTV

LakersTV brings you up-to-date on the world of the Lakers, sharing profiles of the players and Laker Girls, recent community events, a breakdown of the night’s game and other fun videos. LakersTV runs for most games, starting approximately 1 hour prior to the game.

Lakers Dash Board

Lakers Dash Board

Fans can post an in-arena message on our side dash boards, so long as they follow these Message Guidlines.

Verizon Wireless WiFi

Free Wi-Fi from Verizon Wireless

Guests can connect to free Wi-Fi provided by Verizon Wireless at STAPLES Center. Please go to the website for intructions to connect to the free Verizon Wireless Wi-Fi.

Parking and Directions

Parking and Directions

For information on parking options and directions to STAPLES Center, please browse through our parking and directions information.

Box Office

Box Office

The Box Office is located next to Star Plaza. Purchase tickets or pick up tickets at the Will Call window.

Entrances

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11th Street Entrance

11th Street Entrance

11th St./Chick Hearn Ct. entrance into STAPLES Center.

Figueroa St Entrance

Figueroa St. Entrance

Figueroa St. entrance into STAPLES Center.

Star Plaza Entrance

Star Plaza Entrance

Star Plaza entrance into STAPLES Center.

Star Plaza VIP Entrance

Star Plaza VIP Entrance

Entry for Suite and Premier Seat ticket holders. This entrance is east of the main Star Plaza entrance, closer to Figueroa St.

Southwest VIP Entrance

Southwest VIP Entrance

Southwest VIP Entry: Between 11th Street and Figueroa Entrances (next to the Los Angeles Convention Center). Entry for Suite and Premier Seat ticket holders.

Star Plaza VIP Access

Main Concourse Access to Star Plaza VIP Entrance

Use this door to get access to an escalator to Suite Level A and Premier Seats, as well as the San Manuel Club and the Lexus Club, or an elevator to Suite Level B and Suite Level C.

Location:

  • Main Concourse Aisle 22

South West VIP Access

Main Concourse Access to Southwest VIP Entrance

Take this door for escalators/elevator to Suite Level A and Premier Seats or continue up to Suite Level B and Suite Level C. This is also the entrance to use to get to Hyde.

Location:

  • Main Concourse Aisle 10

Concourse Activities

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Verizon Fan Zone

Verizon Fan Zone

Try our Swish Zone Challenge free throw experience and enjoy complimentary phone charging.

Location:

  • Main Concourse Section 105

LA Times Booth - Subscription Offer with Free Premium Item

LA Times Booth - Subscription Offer with Free Premium Item

Visit the LA Times booth to take advantage of a special subscription offer. This offer includes one free premium Lakers item when you sign up. This offer is only available here at STAPLES Center, so don’t miss out!

Location:

  • Main Concourse Section 114 & Section 108

Welk Resort Booth

Welk Resort Booth - Experience The Thrill

Learn more about the offerings from Welk Resorts and vacation in style.

Location:

  • Main Concourse 11th Street Entrance, Figueroa St. Entrance
  • Upper Concourse Figueroa St. Entrance

Lakers Season Ticket Member Booth

Lakers Season Ticket Member Booth

Lakers Season Ticket Members, get answers about your account and meet your representative. You can also take a photo with a life size cutout of a Lakers player.

Location:

  • Main Concourse Aisle 2, Figueroa entrance

Toyota Display

Toyota Display

See the hottest vehicle from Toyota and learn how you could enter to win great Lakers prizes.

Location:

  • Main Concourse Aisle 3, Figueroa entrance

Merchandise

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Team LA

Team LA

Selections of Lakers merchandise including t-shirts, jerseys and more.

Location:

  • Main Concourse Figueroa Entrance

Team LA Stands

Team LA Stands

Selections of Lakers merchandise including t-shirts, jerseys and more.

Location:

  • Main Concourse Aisle 1, 13

Food

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STAPLES Center Concessions

STAPLES Center Concessions

There are a number of food options at STAPLES Center. Please go to the STAPLES Center website for a complete list. Main Concourse Concessions List

Golden Road Brew House

Golden Road Brew House

Order food and get table service with screens to watch the game.

Location:

  • Main Concourse Aisle 25

Services

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Guest Services

Guest Services

Get any answers you need about your visit to STAPLES Center at guest services. Or look online at: STAPLES Center Guest Services FAQ

Location:

  • Main Concourse Aisle 12

First Aid

First Aid

First Aid care staffed by EMT's, should the need arise during your visit.

Location:

  • Main Concourse Aisle 3

Family Restrooms

Family Restroom

Family restroom with changing table.

Location:

  • Main Concourse Aisle 23

Concourse Activities

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Box Office

Box Office

*-not open for all games

Get information on tickets to upcoming events at STAPLES Center. If this location is closed, please visit the Box Office on the main concourse.

Location:

  • Upper Concourse Aisle 20

City View Terrace

City View Terrace

Visit the City View Terrace restaurant and step outside to view LA Live. Smoking is permitted in select areas on City View Terrace.

Location:

  • Upper Concourse Aisle U25

Merchandise

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Team LA

Team LA

Selections of Lakers merchandise including t-shirts, jerseys and more.

Location:

  • Upper Concourse Aisle U2, U3

Food

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STAPLES Center Concessions

STAPLES Center Concessions

There are a number of food options at STAPLES Center. Please go to the STAPLES Center website for a complete list. Upper Concourse Concessions List

Services

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Guest Sevices

Guest Services

Get any answers you need about your visit to STAPLES Center at guest services. Or look online at: STAPLES Center Guest Services FAQ

Location:

  • Upper Concourse Aisle U6

First Aid

First Aid

First Aid care staffed by EMT's, should the need arise during your visit.

Location:

  • Upper Concourse Aisle U21

Family Restrooms

Family Restroom

Family restroom with changing table.

Location:

  • Upper Concourse Aisle U31

Suite Level

Food

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STAPLES Center Concessions

STAPLES Center Concessions

There are a number of food options at STAPLES Center. Please go to the STAPLES Center website for a complete list. Suite Level Concessions List

Services

Family Restrooms

Family Restroom

Family restroom with changing table.

Location:

  • Suite Level Next to Suites A1, B1, C3, respectively