Aurora Games

August 20-25, 2019

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 • Opening Ceremonies & Tennis

Designed to celebrate the best in women’s sports, entertainment and culture, the Aurora Games will welcome all-star athletes, as well as coaches and trainers, representing more than 15 countries to downtown Albany to compete in an international competition of teams comprised of the Americas vs. the World. The six-day event will include team and individual competitions in basketball, tennis, figure skating, gymnastics, ice hockey and beach volleyball. Fans will also enjoy musical performances, food tastings, sports clinics, autograph sessions and seminars in the Aurora Games Fan Zone at the Albany Capital Center, as well as Conversations with Champions, also at the Capital Center. For the most up-to-date information about the Aurora Games, visit or follow the Games on TwitterFacebook, and Instagram.


Session 1 (8/20) Opening Ceremony & Tennis The Aurora Games will get underway with Wimbledon and French Open Champion Garbine Muguruza leading Team World along with Bianca Andreescu against Team Americas headed by Puerto Rico’s Olympic Champion Monica Puig and six-time Grand Slam champion Bethanie Mattek-Sands from the United States. The international competition will feature three singles and two doubles matches utilizing fast paced “no ad” scoring. 

Daily tickets will range in price from $19 to $134. Youth pricing is available for children 12 & Younger. Children 2+ need a ticket.

Coming as a group or with your team? 
Contact Carrie Berger at or 617-688-6128. 

9-time Olympic Medalist, Nadia Comaneci, and 6-time Olympic Medalist, Jackie Joyner Kersee, have been named the honorary Team Captains! Comaneci will lead Team World and Joyner Kersee will lead Team Americas. 




For more info on the games, places to stay or transportation click here!

DateAugust 20, 2019
Performance Time(s)
Tennis August 20, 20197:00pm
Gymnastics August 21, 20197:00pm
Basketball August 22, 20197:00pm
Ice Hockey August 23, 20197:00pm
Figure Skating August 24, 20191:00pm
Beach Volleyball August 2511:00am
$69Rows A-J in 103-107 & 118-122
$54Rows A-S in 101-102, 108-110, 115-117, 123-125, 130; Rows K-S in 103-107 & 118-122; Rows AA-J in 1114-114 & 126-129
$39Rows A-J in 204-210 & 226-232
$29Rows K-S in 204-210 & 226-232
$19Rows K-S in 111-114 & 126-129

Tickets will be available at the arena box office at Times Union Center or online at

Ticket prices and seat locations are subject to change.