Connecticut Sun Announces Schedule of Events for Its Game at TD Garden

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Uncasville, CT (June 10, 2024) – Today, the Connecticut Sun announced its schedule of events and activations surrounding its historic game in Boston at TD Garden, presented by Meet Boston, as the Sun look to host the first professional women’s basketball game against the Los Angeles Sparks on August 20 at 7:00PM EST at the arena known for its rich basketball history. The festivities span across a four-day period from August 17-20, featuring a youth sports festival, Connecticut Sun watch party, and block party, in addition to the game itself.


To tip the events off, the Sun will be hosting its first Connecticut Sun Youth Sports Festival presented by Meet Boston at the New Balance Track (91 Guest St. Boston, MA 02135) on August 17 from 10:00AM-3:00PM EST. The festival will include 20-minute Sun Academy clinics running throughout the day; showcases from other sports teams such as the NWHL, PWHL, LGPA and Swarm Basketball; Science of Basketball STEM sessions powered by Microsoft; mental strength conditioning sessions sponsored by Daily Human; athlete wellness and conditioning session with Saysh; and Sun Academy Power Hour advanced sessions for an additional registration fee. Youth athletes can participate in all of these exciting activities by showing their previously purchased ticket to the August 20 game at TD Garden (tickets as low as $25, including taxes and fees) or by purchasing a ticket at the entrance to the festival. Admission to the event without a ticket will be $10, cash only. Parents and family will be permitted to attend with no charge.


On August 18, the Sun will be hosting a watch party on the lower level of Game On! Fenway (82 Lansdowne St. Boston, MA 02215) for Connecticut’s away game in Atlanta against the Dream at 3:00PM EST. The watch party will take place from 2:00-5:00PM EST, with chances to win prizes, tickets, and ticket upgrades, as well as an opportunity to cheer on the Sun with Team President, Jen Rizzotti. Parties of 8 or less can reserve tables at, and parties of 9 or more can email for watch party reservations.


In addition to the excitement of the Boston game itself, August 20 will boast the Sun Block Party, a fan fest on Canal Street outside TD Garden from 3:00-7:00PM EST. The block party will be open to the public and hosted in partnership with the City of Boston and Meet Boston, with live music, fan giveaways, and lots of activities for families. Fans can expect to keep the entertainment high, leading into the Sun’s game against the Sparks, which will feature several activations from Microsoft, Walgreens and Swarm Basketball, as well as a special halftime performance (to be announced at a later date).


Connecticut Sun Boston Game Events and Activations Overview:


Youth Sports Festival presented by Meet Boston

Location: New Balance Track (91 Guest St. Boston, MA 02135)

Date: August 17, 2024

Time: 10:00AM-3:00PM EST

Demographics: 17 years of age and younger; parents and family will be permitted to attend with no charge

Activities include:

    • Sun Academy Quick-Skill Stations 
    • Showcases from WNBA, NWSL, PWHL, LPGA, and Swarm AAU Basketball
    • Science of Basketball STEM Sessions with Microsoft
    • Athlete Wellness and Conditioning Sessions with Saysh
    • Mental Strength Conditioning sessions with Daily Human
    • Sun Academy Power Hour – Ball Handling and Footwork: 10:00am – 11:00am *additional fee
    • Sun Academy Power Hour – Jab Steps and Finishing: 12:00pm – 1:00pm *additional fee
    • Sun Academy Power Hour – Shooting and Competition: 2:00pm – 3:00pm *additional fee

Registration: Youth Sports Festival Registration

Connecticut Sun Watch Party

Location: Lower Level of Game On! Fenway (82 Lansdowne St. Boston, MA 02215)

Date: August 18, 2024

Time: 2:00-5:00PM EST

Registration: Parties of 8 or less can reserve tables at Parties of 9 or more can email for watch party reservations.

Sun Block Party

Location: Canal Street, Boston, MA 02114

Date: August 20, 2024

Time: 3:00-7:00PM EST

What to expect:

    • Live music entertainment
    • Food and drink specials at local restaurants
    • Fun “pre-game” environment for all ages!

Boston Game presented by Meet Boston

Location: TD Garden (100 Legends Way, Boston, MA 02114)

Date: August 20, 2024

Time: 7:00PM EST

To access more information on the Connecticut Sun’s Boston Game events, you can access the Boston game webpage here. To purchase individual tickets to the Connecticut Sun’s game against the Los Angeles Sparks at TD Garden, click here.



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TD Garden, owned and operated by Delaware North, first opened its doors to the public on September 30, 1995. In the 25 years since, the venue has generated more than $365 million in direct economic impact to the Greater Boston region from its major national events alone, not including its high-profile Bruins and Celtics tenants. The arena has played host to countless marquee events, including the Democratic National Convention, NHL All-Star Game, NCAA Frozen Fours, NCAA Women’s Final Four, U.S. Gymnastics Olympic Trials, U.S. Figure Skating Championships, and ISU World Figure Skating Championships among others.


The Connecticut Sun’s next game will be its PRIDE game against the New York Liberty on Sunday, June 8 at 1:00 PM EST. Individual tickets are on sale now.


Established in 2003, the Connecticut Sun is a professional women’s basketball team in the Women’s National Basketball Association that takes residence at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, CT. For more information or to purchase prorated season tickets, visit or call 1-877-SUN-TIXX.