There's no better mascot in the business than our own Raptor! Whether he's on the court exciting fans or around the community making a difference for great causes, the Raptor is the industry leader in getting fans out of their seats. Make sure to add The Raptor on Twitter (@the_raptor) and Instagram (@95TheRaptor). To book the Raptor for your next event, contact RBonne@torontoraptors.com.
You can reserve a Birthday video board greeting that will appear at the beginning of Halftime for the Raptors game that you request.
We want to help celebrate you or your guest’s birthday, first game or any special occasion with an unforgettable, personalized in-seat visit from our Fan Engagement Team.
It has become quite fashionable to be seen at a Raptors game. That applies just as much to the average fan as it does to celebrities, such as Toronto's own hip hop star, Drake. Our cameras have caught a few of the more familiar faces who have taken in the action at Scotiabank Arena, including stars from movies, television, music and sports, both local and international.
NORTH SIDE CREW
The North Side Crew are a group of talented dancers who perform at all Raptors home games. A key element of the Raptors in-game entertainment, the squad is comprised of highly skilled dancers adept in a variety of dance forms. More then just an in-arena feature, the North Side Crew make countless charitable and promotional appearances. For more information on North Side Crew appearances, e-mail Daniella.Orsi@mlse.com.
RAPTORS IN-ARENA HOSTS
Mark and Mariah are the in-arena hosts for all your Raptors home games. These unforgettable voices bring life to on-court contests, promotions, and special interactive features. Make sure to keep a look out for Mark and Mariah around Scotiabank Arena as they bring the Raptors game experience to you!For more info on Mark and Mariah follow them on Instagram @strizzzyeverywhere and @themariahamber.
The Raps YYZ is the official game crew and interactive squad for the Toronto Raptors. You will see this crew all around Scotiabank Arena interacting with fans, giving out tons of prizes, energizing the crowd, and assisting with on-court promotions. The Raps YYZ will make your Raptors game experience a great one!
4KORNERS RAPTORS SOUNDCREW
Canada's #1 DJ, 4KORNERS, is entering his 7th season?? as the Official DJ of the Toronto Raptors. Known around the world for his unique musical style and high-energy performances, you can catch 4KORNERS spinning all the hottest tunes and rocking the crowd at every Toronto Raptors home game inside the Scotiabank Arena! Follow him on Twitter @4KORNERS
The Raptors Lil Ballas Dance team is one of the top ranking junior dance teams in the NBA and are an integral part of the Raptors in-game entertainment mix at Scotiabank arena. The team of talented young dancers keep fans on the edge of their seats with their high energy hip-hop routines at Raptors home games all season long!
HALFTIME AND ANTHEMS
From Canadian recording artists Alessia Cara, The Tenors, and Jully Black, the Toronto Raptors are sure to bring you a different anthem experience every game. Looking to be the next anthem singer at a Raptors home game? Send a demo link of a video recording showcasing an acapella performance of both the full Canadian and American anthems to RaptorsAnthems@mlse.com. Arriving from all corners of the globe, balancing acts, circus-style performers, musicians, kids and animals are just a few great halftime acts we’ve seen in the past. You won’t want to leave your seat!For more information and inquiries about our Raptors halftime performances, contact Daniella.Orsi@mlse.com