Courtside Seats Available at The Palestra For the First Time


PHILADELPHIA - Penn Men’s Basketball season tickets are still available for the upcoming season. Fans are now able to select and view their own seats during the online sales process.  Join the Red and Blue community by purchasing season tickets today.

Season ticket prices start at $159 and include all 13 games at The Palestra. Benefits from purchasing season tickets include savings over individual game tickets, priority seating for the Penn vs. St. Joe’s game, a complimentary Penn Basketball Yearbook, concession credit and an invitation to the Meet the Team Event prior to the homecoming football game on Saturday, Oct. 29.

Courtside seating is now available at The Palestra. This exclusive opportunity to enjoy premium seating at the Cathedral of Basketball will be available for the 2016-17 basketball season.

Courtside seating will be located across from the team benches and will consist of 15 luxury seats on each side of press row. The “best seats in basketball” also include access to the Above the Rim Club Hospitality Room as well as invitations to other exclusive events and functions at The Palestra.

The Above the Rim Club Hospitality Room is accessible to all courtside season ticket holders, which includes the following amenities:

Hospitality area located 
Early access—area opens one hour prior to tip-off for each home men’s basketball game
Halftime Access
Buffet style upscale dining
Unlimited beer, wine, soft drinks, water and snacks
Assorted desserts
Access to private bathrooms
Pre-game guest speakers, including members of the current coaching staff
3 Large HD televisions showcasing 3 separate games

Courtside seating requires a gift of $10,000 to Penn Basketball and the purchase of at least two tickets at $550 per seat. Each seat purchased above the minimum of two will require an additional $5,000 per seat donation to Penn Champions Club plus the cost of the season ticket.  A significant portion of your gift will be tax deductible.

Please note that access to courtside seats will be limited for both the St. Joe’s game as well as the Ivy League Tournament and cannot be guaranteed.

To purchase, please contact the Penn Athletics Ticket Office at (215) 898-6151.  Seating selections will be assigned on October 15.  Availability will be limited, so please call today. 

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