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Oracle Arena Guide

September 14, 2010 7:09 PM

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(Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

(Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

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(Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Oracle Arena, along with the adjacent Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum, sits on 132 acres with an ample 10,000 on-site parking spaces. It was originally constructed as the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Arena in 1966.

It is the home to the Golden State Warriors and is the oldest facility still in use by the NBA. Among the current NBA venues in the state of California, it has the largest seating capacity, holding 19,596 spectators.

GETTING THERE

Public Transit

Those seeking public transportation to the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum have three options: Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART), Capitol Corridor (AmTrak), and AC Transit, which can can be contacted at (800) 448-9790.

Driving

From San Francisco
80 Bay Bridge EAST
880 SOUTH towards Hayward / San Jose
EXIT 66th Avenue
LEFT onto 66th Avenue
RIGHT into Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum / Oracle Arena Parking

From Emeryville
880 SOUTH towards Hayward / San Jose
EXIT 66th Avenue
LEFT onto 66th Avenue
RIGHT into Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum / Oracle Arena Parking

From Peninsula
92 EAST
880 NORTH
Exit Hegenberger Rd / Coliseum
Left Edes
Stay Straight onto S. Coliseum Way

From San Jose
880 NORTH towards Oakland
EXIT Hegenberger Rd / Coliseum
LEFT Edes
Stay Straight onto S. Coliseum Way

From Livermore
580 WEST
238 WEST to 880 NORTH
880 NORTH towards Oakland
EXIT Hegenberger Rd / Coliseum
LEFT Edes
Stay Straight onto S. Coliseum Way

Parking

Oracle Arena has nearly 10,000 on-site parking spaces.

Golden State Warriors Parking Fees:
(Rates include a city-imposed parking tax.)
Car & Motorcycle – $18
Limo/ Bus/RV – $48
Parking gates open 2 hours prior to game start.
Doors open 1.5 hours prior to game start.

Oracle Arena Concerts/Events Parking Fees:
(Rates include a city-imposed parking tax.)
Car & Motorcycle – $30
RV / Limo / Bus – $75
Disney On Ice / Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey & other family shows: $20 Car; $50 RV/Limo
Parking gates open 2 hours prior to event start time.
Doors open 1 hour prior to event start time.

Parking fees must be paid in cash.

Click Here for a map of parking lots.

PRE-GAMING

Click Here for Oracle’s Tailgating rules and regulations.

TICKETS & SEATING

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(Sara Wolfram/Getty Images)

Attendance fluctuates based on the Warriors performance, but tickets can be easy to acquire.

The Warriors seating and pricing chart is a good place to start to find the best seats for the game.

Oracle Arena’s box office hours are:
Monday – Friday: 10a.m. – 6p.m.
Saturdays: 10a.m. – 4p.m.
Closed Sundays and Holidays (on non-event days)

NO-NO’s

Fans who are found guilty of public intoxication, using offensive language, throwing objects or any other behavior deemed by Warriors or Arena Guest Services Representatives as disruptive or dangerous in nature are subject to ejection from Oracle Arena. The Warriors also adhere to the NBA Fan Code of Conduct, which sets forth expected standards of decorum for all fans attending NBA games, including the following:

  • Guests will be treated in a professional and courteous manner by arena/ team personnel.
  • Guests will enjoy the game free from disruptive behavior, including foul language or gestures.
  • Guests will consume alcoholic beverages in a responsible manner.
  • Guests will sit only in their ticketed seats and show their tickets when requested.
  • Guests will not engage in fighting, throwing objects or attempting to enter the court.
  • Guests will smoke in designated smoking areas only.
  • There will not be any obscene or indecent messages on signs or clothing.
  • Guests will comply with requests from Arena staff regarding emergency response procedures.

The following items are prohibited from Oracle Arena :

  • Outside food & beverage, including bottled water
  • Coolers
  • Backpacks & large bags
  • Glass bottles and aluminum cans
  • Alcoholic beverages or illegal drugs
  • Noisemakers of any kind
  • Scooters or portable chairs
  • Fireworks, firearms or weapons of any kind
  • Any kind of poles or sticks
  • Video and audio recording devices
  • Thermoses

FOOD & DRINK

Oracle Arena concessions offer a wide variety of food and beverages, including carving stations, hot dogs, BBQ, pasta, pizza, salads, wrap sandwiches and much more. Concession stands are located throughout Oracle Arena.

In addition, Levy Restaurants bring restaurant-quality dining from its base of award-winning restaurants to the Oracle Arena. Three Clubs inside offer fine dining services.

Click Here to download Menu.

IN-GAME ENTERTAINMENT

When the game action takes a break, that’s when the dance team goes to work. The talented and beautiful Warrior Girls perform at all Warriors home games, entertaining fans with their dance routines. The Warrior Girls enhance the in-game entertainment experience with their skill, elegance and charm.

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