Rupp Arena

Rupp Arena

Rupp Arena History

You're in the right spot if you're expecting to see some of the top ballers in the nation, as the Kentucky Wildcats are never lacking in explosive playmakers who can do a little bit of everything whenever they hit the hardwood. Come out and see all of the rim-rocking jams, spectacular blocked shots and nail-biting finishes that have become pretty much standard operating procedure over the years at Rupp Arena, a state-of-the-art facility in Lexington that tends to be loaded with passion and fanfare. Once you're there watching the highly anticipated game the way it was meant to be seen, you'll definitely be glad that you're not sitting anywhere else.

College basketball is just one of those sports that really gets take up to a whole different level when you get to see it in person, though that's not something that you'll figure anywhere but the stadium alongside thousands of your fellow fans. Rupp Arena has been a major part of the Lexington sports scene ever since it opened in 1976, being the backdrop for plenty of unbelievable Wildcats' games over the years. It's not only about the hoops games, however, as Rupp Arena is also known to host a plethora of major concerts, including featuring legends like Jay-Z, Billy Joel, George Strait, Bob Seger and many more, making it the place to be for much more than just Wildcats' hoops.


Rupp Arena Events Hosted

One look at the schedule of the Rupp Arena and you'll see plenty of amazing matchups and events that you know you'll want to be a part of, as this is a venue that is always in the middle of one amazing matchup or show after another. With a capacity of 23,000 for the biggest concerts of the year, this is one of those slamming venues that is always the perfect place to be if you're looking for a top-tier sporting event that is sure to be the talk of the town leading up to the opening tip. One week you might catch the Marvel Universe, the next it could be Jason Aldean and after that who knows, providing a little something for everyone, from hoops to some of the biggest musical acts of today.


Rupp Arena Trivia

Do you know that the all-time record attendance is more than 24,000?

Back in 2010, the Wildcats took on Louisville in one of the most exciting home games of all-time, and the Wildcats took down powerhouse Louisville in a stellar 71-62 victory. Rupp Arena has been the backdrop for some major games, but the yearly Louisville rivalry is simply one of those games you have to see first-hand to truly appreciate.


Rupp Arena Experience

Rupp Arena is sure to be absolutely hopping all season long as the Wildcats put together yet another memorable season filled with thunderous dunks, eye-popping blocked shots and the pinpoint passes that Wildcats basketball has become noted for over the years. Don't miss out on a game loaded with some of the brightest and best stars of college basketball as the Wildcats look to put together another memorable season. The last thing you'll be thinking about is your seat, of course, as this arena is sure to be popping with excitement and memorable moments that will have you jumping out of your seat in no time. When the game is on the line in a nail-biter, you'll understand loud and clear that there is no substitution for watching the drama unfold before your very eyes.

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Fri
05 Sep
Ringling Bros Built To Amaze Tickets Sep 05, 2014 7:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
7:00 p.m. EDT
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Sat
06 Sep
Ringling Bros Built To Amaze Tickets Sep 06, 2014 11:00 AM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
11:00 a.m. EDT
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Sat
06 Sep
Ringling Bros Built To Amaze Tickets Sep 06, 2014 3:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
3:00 p.m. EDT
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Sat
06 Sep
Ringling Bros Built To Amaze Tickets Sep 06, 2014 7:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
7:00 p.m. EDT
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Sun
07 Sep
Ringling Bros Built To Amaze Tickets Sep 07, 2014 1:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
1:00 p.m. EDT
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Sun
07 Sep
Ringling Bros Built To Amaze Tickets Sep 07, 2014 5:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
5:00 p.m. EDT
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Sat
13 Sep
Jason Aldean Tickets with Florida Georgia Line and Tyler Farr Sep 13, 2014 7:30 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
7:30 p.m. EDT
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Thu
23 Oct
Marvel Universe Live Tickets Oct 23, 2014 7:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
7:00 p.m. EDT
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Fri
24 Oct
Marvel Universe Live Tickets Oct 24, 2014 7:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
7:00 p.m. EDT
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Sat
25 Oct
Marvel Universe Live Tickets Oct 25, 2014 11:00 AM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
11:00 a.m. EDT
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Sat
25 Oct
Marvel Universe Live Tickets Oct 25, 2014 3:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
3:00 p.m. EDT
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Sat
25 Oct
Marvel Universe Live Tickets Oct 25, 2014 7:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
7:00 p.m. EDT
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Sun
26 Oct
Marvel Universe Live Tickets Oct 26, 2014 1:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
1:00 p.m. EDT
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Sun
26 Oct
Marvel Universe Live Tickets Oct 26, 2014 5:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
5:00 p.m. EDT
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Sun
02 Nov
Pikeville Bears at Kentucky Wildcats Basketball Tickets (Exhibition) Nov 02, 2014 1:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
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Fri
07 Nov
Georgetown KY Tigers at Kentucky Wildcats Basketball Tickets (Exhibition) Nov 07, 2014 1:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
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Fri
14 Nov
Grand Canyon Antelopes at Kentucky Wildcats Basketball Tickets Nov 14, 2014 1:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
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Sun
16 Nov
Buffalo Bulls at Kentucky Wildcats Basketball Tickets Nov 16, 2014 1:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
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Fri
21 Nov
Boston Terriers at Kentucky Wildcats Basketball Tickets Nov 21, 2014 1:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
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Sun
23 Nov
Montana State Bobcats at Kentucky Wildcats Basketball Tickets Nov 23, 2014 1:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
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Tue
25 Nov
Texas Arlington Mavericks at Kentucky Wildcats Basketball Tickets Nov 25, 2014 1:00 PM
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Lexington, KY
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Sun
30 Nov
Providence Friars at Kentucky Wildcats Basketball Tickets Nov 30, 2014 1:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
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Fri
05 Dec
Texas Longhorns at Kentucky Wildcats Basketball Tickets Dec 05, 2014 1:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
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Sun
07 Dec
Eastern Kentucky Colonels at Kentucky Wildcats Basketball Tickets Dec 07, 2014 1:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
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Wed
10 Dec
Columbia Lions at Kentucky Wildcats Basketball Tickets Dec 10, 2014 7:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
7:00 p.m. EST
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Sat
13 Dec
North Carolina Tar Heels at Kentucky Wildcats Basketball Tickets Dec 13, 2014 12:00 PM
Rupp Arena
Lexington, KY
12:00 p.m. EST
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