Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Tuesday Tunes

This week, Aerosmith announced that they are back and ready to rock America's soul! Aerosmith's Global Warming Tour 2012 kicks off this summer and stops here at Philips Arena on July 26. Tickets for this summer's sizzler go on sale March 31 at 10am. Check out the Philips Arena Facebook page this week for exclusive pre-sale information.

So rock out and get ready for July 26 with today's Tuesday Tunes! Here's a clip of the band performing "Walk This Way" live.

Friday, March 23, 2012

This Day in History

March 23, 2004 - The Queen of Pop, Britney Spears, brought her "Onyx Hotel Tour" to Philips Arena. Were you there? Visit the Philips Arena Facebook Page and tag yourself and leave a comment about the show!

Monday, March 12, 2012

Lucky Harlem Globetrotters Sweepstakes

The legendary Harlem Globetrotters are coming to Philips Arena Saturday, March 17! This year fans will witness history on St. Patrick’s Day when Fatima “TNT” Maddox takes the court with the Harlem Globetrotters at 7:00PM.  TNT will lead an impressive rookie class as the first female Globetrotter since 1993 and the team’s ninth in its 86 year history.  TNT joins other standout Globetrotter rookies, including Jacob “Hops” Tucker. At 5-10, Tucker sports a 50-inch vertical leap, and his YouTube videos have garnered over five million views. His Internet fame helped him secure an invite to the 2011 College Slam Dunk Contest, which he eventually won on ESPN.

To celebrate this lucky day, we’re giving you the chance to win 4 VIP tickets to see the Harlem Globetrotters and their incredible rookie class, plus: 

  • 4 Meet and Greet Passes
  • 4 Game Programs
  • 2 Autographed Basketballs
  • Free Parking at the Arena
  • AND a Pre-game Dinner for 4 at Max’s Coal Oven Pizzeria!

Enter to win before Thursday, March 15.

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

ACC Men's Basketball Tournament FanFest

March 8 - 11, 2012
Be part of the ACC Tournament action at FanFest on Philips Drive! FanFest is free and open to the public two hours prior to each tournament session, rain or shine. We're excited to feature live music from some of Atlanta's finest local bands, interactive games, competitions, food and beverages, and appearances by ACC Legends. Do you think your team has the best fans? Click here and RSVP on Facebook and give your school a shout out on the wall!

Thursday, 10:00am – 12:00pm
Live Music from Packway Handle Band
GECKO Challenge Shootout on Contest Court
Autograph session with Malcom Mackey

Thursday, 5:00pm – 7:00pm
790 the Zone broadcasting live!
Atlanta Dream Clinic featuring former Duke star Lindsey Harding
Autograph session with Randolph Childress, Ron Godfrey, John Bagley and Todd Fuller

Friday, 10:00am – 12:00pm
790 The Zone broadcasting live!
GECKO Challenge Shootout on Contest Court
Autograph session with Johnny Rhodes and Lee Raker

Friday, 5:00pm -7:00pm
Live music from Signal Path
Outback Steakhouse Shootout
Autograph session with Kenny Dennard and James Collins

Saturday, 10:00am – 1:00pm
Live Music from The Sundogs
Shoot to Win Presented by STATS
Autograph session with Al Wood, Tom Gugliotta and James Forrest

Sunday, 11:00am – 1:00pm
Live Music from Parker Smith and the Bandwith
ACC Championship Pennant Shootout
Autograph session with Dale Solomon and Sharone Wright