In Game

The Trail Blazers were the only pro game in town for years, and it shows in the unparalleled support Portlanders have for their team. Blazers fans are the most diehard and knowledgeable in the league, and it shows when attending a game at the Rose Center. The fans here cheer hard for their team even when things aren’t going their way, and you’ll have no problem starting a conversation with the fans around you as everyone here loves to talk ball.

In addition to the outstanding fan support, the Blazers are extremely dedicated to showcasing their team’s history. Inside the arena, you’ll find many banners and portraits of Trail Blazers greats including Bill Walton, Jack Ramsay, Clyde Drexler, and much more. You’ll even have the chance to take in the Blazers lone championship banner form 1977.

The food inside the Rose Garden is also top notch and features many local options including Killer Burger and Seven Rivers Smokehouse BBQ. You’ll be able to find lots of great Portland cuisine at the Rose Garden so grab a snack during the game.

Outside the arena, the Rose Quarter is home to a several Trail Blazers themed bars and restaurants including the Dr. Jack’s and The Spirit of 77. These establishments give you the feeling that the team permeates through the city and are a great way to get into the game day spirit before or after the game.

The People of Portland adore this team, and as a result, a trip to Portland should be on the bucket list of any NBA fan out there.

Things to check out

“Hustle” Board

The “Hustle” Board is a cool feature of the Rose Garden. The board keeps track of “hustle stats” like rebounds, steals, and blocked shots, and is an excellent way for fans to see who is putting in that extra bit of effort.

Championship and Retired Number Banners

Hanging from the rafters of the Rose Garden are banners commemorating the greatest players and teams in Trail Blazers history. These banners honor such greats as Bill Walton, Clyde Drexler, and the only Blazers team to win an NBA title. Make sure to take these in during your visit to the Rose Center.

Little Prince (Statue)

The Little Prince can be found in Portland’s Rose Quarter district right outside the Rose Garden. The sculpture is a part of the City of Portland and Multnomah County Public Art Collection, so check it out during your trip to a Trail Blazers game.

Rip City Clothing Co.

Rip City Clothing Co. is located near the north entrance of the Rose Garden and is your place to get Trail Blazers clothes and souvenirs. The shop is open from the time the door opens to the end of the game, so stop by and grab some gear.

Local Concession Options

The concession stands inside the Rose Garden feature food from a variety of local joints including Killer Burger, Sizzle Pie, and Buzzsaw. You won’t have to leave the arena to get the taste of Portland, so don’t hesitate to grab something to eat at the game.

Blaze the Trail Cat

Blaze has been bringing a smile to the faces of Trail Blazers fans young and old since 2002. He gets into all kinds of shenanigans during Blazers games, so be on the lookout for him during your visit to the Rose Garden.

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Blazer Dancers

The Blazer Dancers put on a superb show and get everyone up and cheering with their incredible dance routines. Don’t leave your seat during their performances as you won’t want to miss them.

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Trail Blazers Stunt Team

The 16 member Blazers Stunt Team keeps everyone in the arena entertained throughout the game with their acrobatics. Keep your eyes open for the stunt team as you never know where they’ll pop up next and don’t want to miss them.

Fight Songs

  1. Rip City Rhapsody

    RIP CITY RHAPSODY, PORTLAND, OREGON USA,
    RIP CITY RHAPSODY, WE’RE THE BLAZERS AND WE LOVE TO PLAY.

    SLAM A JAM OR JUMP SHOT, BLAZERS BURNIN’ RED HOT,
    RIP CITY REPEAT, WINNIN’ TO A NEW BEAT,
    BIG AND PROUD IN THE NBA,
    SACKIN’ HOT STATS EVERY TIME WE PLAY.

    TEAMWORK, BOUNCE PASS, POISE, PRIDE, FIRST CLASS,
    HOT SEATS COURTSIDE, BLAZER BUS FREE RIDE,
    HALFTIME HOMETEAM GAME ENHANCERS,
    TALKIN’ ‘BOUT PORTLAND’S BLAZER DANCERS.

    FASTBREAK FLYIN’, KEEP ON TRYIN’, NOW WE’RE SMOKIN’,
    NOW WE’RE SKYIN’, WE AIN’T MESSIN’, WE AIN’T LYIN’,
    PORTLAND’S WINNIN’ SO STOP YOUR CRYIN’.

    (CHORUS)

    BIG PRESS FULL COURT, FOUL SHOT FALLS SHORT,
    TIP IN, IT’S GOOD, LEATHER BALL, HARD WOOD
    STEAL IT, SCORE IT, LICKETY BRINDLE,
    THAT’S WHAT WE CALL SWISH AND SWINDLE.

    DRIVE, STOP, PUMP, SHOOT, LISTEN TO THE HORN TOON,
    BACKBOARD SNAP BACK, BE BLAZERMANIAC,
    REF IS RUNNIN’, BLOWING HIS WHISTLE,
    YA BETTER HANG ON, ‘CAUSE WE’RE FLYIN’ LIKE A MISSLE.

    PORTLAND’S JAMMIN’, DRIVIN’, SLAMMIN’,
    OTHER TEAMS ARE FAKIN’, OTHER TEAMS ARE SCAMMIN’,
    LAY UP’S NICE, BUT WHY NOT CRAM ‘EM,
    BLAZERS DON’T JUST WIN, THEY SLAM ‘EM.

    (CHORUS)

    LOOSE BALL, MAD DASH, INTO THE FANS CRASH,
    JUMPBALL HALF COURT, ROUNDBALL’S A HOT SPORT,
    DEEP FROM THE BASELINE, BALL IN FLIGHT,
    CHALK IT UP TWO, RED, BLACK AND WHITE.

    LISTEN TO THE FLOOR SQUEAK, PORTLAND ON A HOT STREAK,
    POWER PLAY, HOOK SHOT, PARTY IN THE PARKING LOT,
    RIMS ARE BREAKIN’, BACKBOARDS FALLIN’,
    CAUSE WE’RE BLAZER BASKETBALLIN’.

    PORTLAND’S CRUISIN’, BUSTIN’, BRUISIN’,
    NO MORE SLEEPIN’, NO MORE SNOOZIN’,
    I DON’T CARE WHAT ‘D’ YOU’RE USIN’,
    PORTLAND’S GONNA LEAVE YOU LOSIN’.

    (CHORUS)

    LACIN’ UP A HIGH TOP, GONNA MAKE A BIG STOP,
    PICK ‘EM OFF, PUT IT IN, THEN YOU STEAL IT BACK AGAIN,
    EVERYBODY STOMPIN’, FEET AND HANDS,
    AND YA GOTTA GIVE IT UP FOR THE PORTLAND FANS,

    MOVIN’ ON A DRIBBLE DRIVE, SLAPPIN’ UP A HIGH FIVE,
    AT THE BUZZER IN FOR THREE, WE WANT A VICTORY,
    LIGHT THE BLAZE AND LET THE SCORE GET HIGHER,
    BUT YA BETTER CALL THE COPS ‘CAUSE THE HOOP’S ON FIRE.

    HUSTLE, SWAT IT, NOW WE GOT IT,
    BLAZER FEVER, HOPE YOU CAUGHT IT,
    TRUE BELIEVERS EVERY MINUTE,
    YA KNOW WE WANT IT, COME ON WIN IT!

    (CHORUS)

  2. Bust A Bucket

    Listen everybody to my Blazer rhyme ’bout one night when I shot to the big time
    Coliseum friday night

    Sittin’ up front where the lights are bright two hot seats oh yeah fantastic. Me and Jason right by the basket blazer dancers b**pin thumpin

    big shot block Buck Williams b**pin’

    slapped so hard that ball was flyin’

    right in my face man i ain’t lyin’

    tried to duck but the ball done decked me

    knocked me cold disconnect me

    next thing I know I’m in a blazer jersey

    coach says hey you’re goin’ in for Kersey

    I said yeah right man check you out

    then he got in my face and began to shout

    Bust a bucket, who’d a dunk it, Blazer duty, super sunk it, slammin’ geez it, killer threes it, go up-get it-got it-good!

    (Oh… this is gonna be harder than I thought

    How you spellin that?

    Bust a bucket, who’d a dunk it, Blazer duty, super sunk it, slammin’ geez it, killer threes it, go up-get it-got it-good!

    Yeah, right, whatever…. back to my story)

    Bust a bucket, toss a pass? You’re talking to a fan who flunked gym class

    but there I was just the same

    playin’ throwin’ findin fame

    dip to the west scoop to the drop

    Porter says “Juke man, don’t pass off”

    half time bath time rest my bod have a little chat with Ahmad Rashad

    I feel pretty good man that’s the truth I’ll tell you more later when I stop by the booth

    it was rip city showtime fully fantastic positively Portland slam bombastic

    crowd was stompin’ then they screamed “MAKE HIM CAPTAIN OF THE TEAM”

    but that one thing coach said kept me guessin’

    whats that word man now im stressin’

    Bust a bucket, who’d a dunk it, Blazer duty, super sunk it, slammin’ geez it, killer threes it, go up-get it-got it-good!

    (Hmm… I got the good part, kick it a couple times and let me think about it)

    Bust a bucket, who’d a dunk it, Blazer duty, super sunk it, slammin’ geez it, killer threes it, go up-get it-got it-good!

    Bust a bucket, who’d a dunk it, Blazer duty, super sunk it, slammin’ geez it, killer threes it, go up-get it-got it-good!

    life was cool in the nba

    surfer’s hours bankers pay

    half-court hook shot in it soared

    but the ref said said sorry son you didn’t call backboard

    pick up the phone Bob Costas ringin
    next thing I know man Kersey’s singin

    ooh baby you got the touch take it easy man you’re workin’ too much

    Future’s big, coach just said, just lets fix that b**p on your head

    I was gonna join in and sing some bass when a Duckworth pass hit me right in the face

    knocked me right up off my feet right back to my front row seat

    woke up dizzy head just screamin’ whats that word I musta been dreamin

    Bust a bucket, who’d a dunk it, Blazer duty, super sunk it, slammin’ geez it, killer threes it, go up-get it-got it-good!

    Now I get it!

    Next time I’m wearing a helmet

    Bagga lagga loopa loopa dinga linga s***** booty rooty ready booty ready yabba yabba doo doo

    Alright now you’re messing with me, feed me, feed me seymore.

    Bust a bucket, who’d a dunk it, Blazer duty, super sunk it, slammin’ geez it, killer threes it, go up-get it-got it-good!

    Bust a bucket, bust bust a bucket

    Everybody sing along, it’s not to hard, you can do it, I know you can

    Bust a bucket, who’d a dunk it, Blazer duty, super sunk it, slammin’ geez it, killer threes it, go up-get it-got it-good!

    Bust a bucket, bust bust a bucket

    Bust a bucket, who’d a dunk it, Blazer duty, super sunk it, slammin’ geez it, killer threes it, go up-get it-got it-good!

    Bust a bucket, bust bust a bucket

    Bagga lagga loopa loopa dinga linga s***** booty rooty ready booty ready yabba yabba doo doo

    Bust a bucket, bust bust a bucket

  3. Let’s Go Blazers!

    Let’s Go Blazers!

    Let’s Go Blazers!

    Let’s Go Blazers!

  4. Rip City

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