Rupp Arena Tickets

Rupp Arena tickets should be your pick for you if you want to watch great sporting and entertainment shows at one of the most famous venues around. Located in Lexington, this venue is the home of the University of Kentucky men’s basketball program and is named after Adolph Rupp, an iconic former Kentucky coach. Over the years, the arena has hosted many WWE shows. On top of that, it has also hosted multiple pageants including, the Kitty America Pageant, the Annual Rupp Arena Dog Show and the Miss Kentucky Pageant.

Rupp Arena Tickets & Upcoming Events

All you need are your Rupp Arena tickets to experience some of the most popular shows happening right now.

Get to Know the Rupp Arena

Opened on November 28, 1976, the Rupp Arena is currently the largest basketball specific arena in the United States. It is designed specifically for basketball and was built by Ellerbe Becket. This venue is home to the Kentucky Wildcats of the NCAA, the Lexington Horsemen of the AF2, the Kentucky Thoroughblades of the AHL and the Lexington Men O’ War of the ECHL.

Major Events

1. Lawrence Welk was the first act to perform at the Rupp Arena on October 17, 1976.

2. The Rupp Arena played host to three Southeastern Conference men’s basketball tournaments between 1982 and 1993.

3. The Rupp Arena hosts the annual KHSAA State Basketball Championship.

4. On November 8, 2010, the Rupp Arena was ranked as the third-loudest venue in College Basketball by ESPN.

5. The Rupp Arena has staged concerts by many legendary stars like, Elton John, Billy Joel, Paul McCartney, George Strait, Tim McGraw and Guns N’ Roses among others.

Rupp Arena Seating Chart

This year, the Rupp Arena is going to stage concerts by the likes of, Chris Stapleton, Thomas Rhett and Justin Timberlake. Other than that, it is also going to host Marvel Universe Live! If you are looking forward to attending one of the upcoming shows live, then have a look at the Rupp Arena seating chart. This chart will help you pick the best seat in the house.


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