Pepsi Center Visitor Information | Denver, CO
The Pepsi Center Arena is the home of the Denver Nuggets basketball team, Colorado Avalanche hockey team, and the Colorado Mammoth lacrosse team. This arena is located on the edge of Denver’s lower downtown district. The light rail system can transport guests directly to this arena – as well as to Elitch Gardens and the Denver Broncos’ Mile High Stadium which are both located nearby.
Arena Visitor Tour Times and Prices
Tours of the Pepsi Arena are available on Wednesdays and Fridays at 10 AM, 12PM, and 2PM. Visitor tours are also available during the summer on Saturdays at 10AM and 12PM.
Visitor fees during the winter months will be slightly lower.
Facility Stats and Information
In addition to the sports arena, the Pepsi Center Arena features three restaurants, several conference rooms, 95 luxury game suites, and even a broadcasting studio that can be used to meet your commercial production needs. This production facility is often utilized for producing advertisements and TV segments for clients (Not just used for broadcasting games in the arena).
Visitor and Sports Fan Capacity
Restaurant and Dining
Restaurants inside of the Pepsi Center range from casual lounge atmospheres to fine dining. The Ridgeline Restaurant and Denver Post Newsroom are both located on the club level. The Blue Sky Grill is located on the ground level.
Pepsi Center Parking
Parking can be accessed from the Auraria Parkway and from N. Speer Blvd. Valet parking, VIP parking, premier parking, handicapped parking, and regular visitor parking lots are available on-site. Visitors to the arena may also park at Elitch Gardens or the Auraria college campus. More information is available on this page: Pepsi Center Parking.
Pepsi Center Denver, CO Visitor FAQ
Is photography allowed on visitor tours of the arena?
Yes, small cameras are permitted. Video cameras and recording devices are not allowed on the premises. No recording devices are allowed inside of the arena during a game.
Will I get to see the basketball court during my tour?
This is a multipurpose arena. It may be configured for hockey, basketball, concerts, or a large number of other event types. The current set-up may vary depending upon when you choose to visit the arena.
How many events does this arena host each year?
The Pepsi Center hosts more than 200 events each year on average.
How many people work at the Pepsi Center?
It takes approximately 1,000 people to run a full-scale event.
Is alcohol sold at the arena?
Yes, a visitor is only allowed to purchase two drinks at one time. Alcohol brought onto the property by visitors is not permitted.