The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Massachusetts is offering a special $10 admission for all adult (age 16 and up) visitors and $8 admission for all youth (ages 5 - 15) guests who show their NBA D-League Springfield Armor game day tickets prior to admission into the museum. Offer is only valid on Springfield Armor home game days.
The Springfield Armor will make their season debut on Friday, November 27, 2009 at 7pm versus the Iowa Energy, who are affiliates of the NBA’s Chicago Bulls and Phoenix Suns. The day after Thanksgiving will be a historic one for the City of Springfield, who earlier in the day will be hosting the Tower Square Parade of Big Balloons at 11am in downtown Springfield, plus Tower Square will also host an open house with multiple activities from 11am-2pm. The Springfield Armor’s Opening Night is proudly presented by Six Flags of New England and will be a red carpet event complete with non-stop family-style entertainment, along with contest opportunities, giveaways and much more for those in attendance.
The Naismth Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame will have extended museum hours until 5pm on Friday, November 27th and encourage fans to visit any of the area downtown restaurants before heading over to the game. The Hall of Fame complex is home to several fine eateries including Max’s Tavern, Cold Stone Creamery, Pazzo Ristorante, Subway Sandwich Shop, Samuel’s Sports Bar, j.Quincy’s, UNO Chicago Grill and Onyx Fusion Bar & Restaurant.
The Hall of Fame is open daily from 10am – 4pm, Sunday through Friday and until 5pm on Saturdays. Regular adult admission is $16.99 and $11.99 for ages 5-15. Under 5 years is FREE. Senior Citizens can enjoy a discount admission of $13.99. Annual Pass is $39.99. Parking is FREE. For information on groups of 15 or more or multi-day tickets go to www.hoophall.com or call 877-4HOOPLA.
About the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame
Located in Springfield, Massachusetts, the birthplace of basketball, The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame promotes and preserves the game of basketball at every level – professional, collegiate, international, men and women. For more information on these and other upcoming events, please visit our website at www.hoophall.com or call 1-877-4HOOPLA.
About the Springfield Armor
With an ownership group led by Massachusetts-based Michael Savit, NBA Springfield was announced as the NBA Development League’s second team in New England during a press conference at the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on March 31. Beginning on November 27th, the Springfield Armor will play a 50-game schedule, including 24 home dates at the MassMutual Center.
Emphasizing affordable family entertainment and NBA-caliber basketball, the Springfield Armor has season tickets beginning at just $91! The Armor needed just over four months to reach 1,000 season tickets but still have great seats available. For more information about season, group or flex tickets, please call (413) 746-3263 or visit www.armorhoops.com.