Long Live the Kings Rally Announced for Thursday at Cesar Chavez Park
– Join Vivek Ranadivé, Mayor Johnson and more to celebrate team’s rich history and exciting future in Sacramento; 1985-Forever-
SACRAMENTO – The Sacramento Kings today announced LONG LIVE THE KINGS RALLY will take place Thursday, May 23 from 5-9 p.m. at Cesar Chavez Park in Downtown Sacramento.
Kings fans across the region are invited to join Vivek Ranadivé in his first public appearance as the team’s majority owner, along with Mayor Kevin Johnson, Slamson, Kings Dancers and special guests to celebrate the Sacramento community for its unwavering commitment to the team.
This rally is an opportunity for Kings fans, the city and region to come together and celebrate the beginning of a lifetime of Kings basketball in Sacramento. Featuring a live musical performance, this FREE event will pay tribute to the many generations of Kings fans – from those who sported tuxedos and gowns on Opening Night in 1985 to those who attended their first game in 2013.
Fans interested in attending are encouraged to rock their favorite Kings threads and to share their rally experience on social media platforms using #LLTKRally for a chance to be featured by the Kings on-screen at the event and online.
Complete details of rally programming will be revealed on Kings.com in the days leading up to the festivities.
Due to high demand for new season tickets, fans interested in locking-in their seats for the 2013-14 campaign are advised to place their $200, non-refundable deposit on Kings.com at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, May 21, as it’s the fastest way to ensure a high priority number for the Kings Select-A-Seat event in June. Seat selection priority will be determined by timestamp of deposit. Fans may also place a deposit beginning at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, May 21 by calling 888-91-KINGS.
Kings.com is currently receiving, on average, one new season ticket inquiry every 3 minutes.