San Antonians are invited downtown this Wednesday, June 18 to help the San Antonio Spurs and the City of San Antonio celebrate a fifth NBA Championship. A river parade community celebration begins at 6 p.m. on the River Walk. Following the river parade, the celebration will move to the Alamodome for a special ceremony beginning at 9 p.m.
Both events are part of the 2014 Spurs Championship Celebration, presented by H-E-B and BBVA Compass. The City of San Antonio is hosting the celebration for the Spurs and the entire community. Rio San Antonio Cruises and the Paseo del Rio Association are also providing support for the event.
The events will be broadcast live by several local network affiliates. In addition, the events will be webcast live online at Spurs.com. Event information is also available at VisitSanAntonio.com.
RIVER PARADE DETAILS:
The river parade will begin at 6 p.m. at the Arneson River Theater, travel through the River Center extension, and end at the Navarro Street Bridge. Barges will carry Spurs players and coaches, Spurs officials, former Spurs players, City and Bexar County officials, live musical entertainers and others down the San Antonio River.
ALAMODOME CELEBRATION DETAILS:
Spurs players, coaches and local officials will address fans at the Alamodome and show off the latest championship trophy.
The doors for the Alamodome celebration will open at 4:30 p.m. No tickets will be needed to enter the Alamodome. Fans who arrive early at the Alamodome will be able to watch the victory parade broadcast live on an LED video wall, as well as the highlights of the Spurs 2014 NBA championship run.
Questions regarding licensing and media credentials for the Arneson and the Alamodome should be directed to Carlos Manzanillo/Spurs Sports & Entertainment at (858) 344-8620, cmanzanillo@ATTcenter.com, or Julie Shussler/Spurs Sports & Entertainment at (210) 867-6825, jshussler@ATTCenter.com.