The Barclays Center is designed to give the Nets as much of a home court advantage as possible, and while the Nets haven’t found a lot of success on the court so far, the arena does manage to give fans the feeling that they’re in action. The steep angle of the seats in both the upper and lower bowl put fans right on top of the action allowing all of your heckling to be heard on the court. The arena also offers a one of a kind lighting system that draws all your attention to the action.
With the arena drawing fans into what’s going on the court, it’s a good thing that the Nets provide some of the most comprehensive in-game entertainment in the league. The team has an in-game host, dance team, drum line, and hype team, all of which will keep you entertained throughout the game.
It’s not just the in-game atmosphere, and entertainment that makes attending a Nets game an exceptional experience, the food inside the Barclays Center is also top notch. In addition to the traditional stadium fare of hotdogs and burgers, you’ll find local favorites like Brooklyn Bangers, Butcher Shop, and Williamsburg Pizza so don’t be afraid to come to the arena hungry and chow down.
The Nets provide an outstanding in-game experience that you wouldn’t want to miss so during your next visit to New York stop at the Barclays Center.
Things to check out
Stop by the team shop to pick up a souvenir to commemorate your trip to Brooklyn. There are a wide variety of items here, so without a doubt, you’ll find something that strikes your fancy.
Theater Style Lighting
The Barclays Center’s theater style lighting scheme allows fans to focus all their attention on the court. The arena’s unique lighting system draws all your attention to the court so that you won’t miss any of the action during your visit.
The Taste NY Bar
The Taste NY Bar is located in the arena’s main entrance and is the perfect place to grab a drink with friends before the game. The bar features a variety of New York beers, wine, and spirits allowing you the chance to taste some local drinks.
The 40/40 Club & Restaurant
If you want to experience an upscale dining experience while at the game then make sure to check out The 40/40 Club & Restaurant on Suite Level A. Not only does The 40/40 Club & Restaurant give you a great view of all the action on the ice, it also has 36 TVs so you can keep track of all the action going on around the league.
Mr. Whammy is a Nets superfan who has been coming out the support the nets for 15 years and has been taunting free throw shooters for even longer. Watch the visiting team brick free throw after free throw thanks to Mr. Whammy’s unmissable presence.
The Brooklynettes are the official Nets dance team and an important part of the Nets game day experience. Make sure to keep your eyes on the court during breaks in the action as you wouldn’t want to miss the Brooklynettes incredible performances.
The Nets in-arena host, Ally Love, does an outstanding job of hyping the team and getting everyone involved in the action. Don’t worry if you arrive at the game a bit tired since Ally will be sure to get you on your feet and cheering for the Nets.
Brooklyn Nets Beats
The Nets Beats drumline is a fan favorite and a staple of the Nets game day experience. These talented percussions put on an amazing show and are one of the best parts of attending a Nets game.
Brooklyn Nets Team Hype
Team Hype perform a variety of in-game stunts including break dancing and dunking. This group of talented individuals will keep you pumped up even during the breaks in the action and put on a show of their own that’s worth the price of admission.
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