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Cleveland Cavaliers Home Opening Weekend 2023

Are you itching to dust off those jerseys, Cavaliers fans? Brace yourselves because the 2023-24 NBA season is about to hit the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse, and it’s going to be a basketball bonanza! The Cleveland Cavaliers are back on their home turf, and they’re ready to rock the court during an electrifying Opening Weekend.

Save the Dates

  1. Friday, October 27, 7:30 p.m. – Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Oklahoma City Thunder
  2. Saturday, October 28, 7:30 p.m. – Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Indiana Pacers

Don’t be a benchwarmer; grab your tickets at because these games are set to be a slam-dunk of epic proportions!

Opening Night Extravaganza – Friday, Oct. 27

Friday’s Home Opener is where the party truly begins! In a show of gratitude for your unwavering support, the Cavs are handing out Vintage Cleveland Cavaliers t-shirts, presented by Cleveland Clinic, to every fan in the building. It’s not just an article of clothing; it’s a memento of the beginning of an unforgettable season.

But wait, there’s more! Get ready to groove during halftime as the sensational Hip-Hop Dance Crew, The Jabbawockeez, takes center stage. These dancers are not your everyday performers. They’ve redefined the art of dance, clinched victory in MTV’s America’s Best Dance Crew, and reshaped the landscape of musical expression.

Saturday, Oct. 28 – Breast Cancer Awareness Night

The Cavs are more than just a basketball team; they’re a tight-knit community. Join the gang on Saturday, October 28, for Breast Cancer Awareness Night, presented by Cleveland Clinic. A portion of the proceeds from the brand-new Cavs 2023-24 Breast Cancer Awareness Night hoodie will be donated to Susan G. Komen.

Exclusive Merchandise Launch

In other exciting news, the Cavs are unleashing the NEW Cent’s Pizza Collab with the Cleveland Cavaliers Center Court Team Shop during Saturday’s game against the Indiana Pacers. It’s all about celebrating local talent. Cent’s Pizza + Goods, a local pizza joint in Ohio City, is the star of this collaboration. This exclusive collection features retro sweatshirts, t-shirts, hats, and shorts, available solely at the Cleveland Cavaliers Team Shop, Center Court, inside Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse.

Ticket Information and Special Deals

  • Family Fun Pack presented by Molina Healthcare: Gather the whole clan and attend a Cavs game! The Family Fun Pack presented by Molina Healthcare offers four tickets, each with a $10 food and beverage credit, starting at just $20 per ticket. This fantastic deal is available for select games, and additional tickets can be added to these packages. Fans can access this offer at
  • Cavs Student Pass presented by LECOM: Exclusive ticket offers are up for grabs for college and high school students! Sign up with a school email at to receive last-minute ticket deals for as low as $10.
  • Cavs Fast Break Pass: Want to score last-minute ticket offers? You’re in luck! Simply text FASTBREAK to 30594 to receive notifications when last-minute seats become available.

Culinary Delights at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse

Now, let’s talk food! Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse has teamed up with a squad of local celebrity chefs to deliver an unforgettable culinary experience.

  • Symon’s Burger Joint: Savor the mouthwatering Thin Lizzy Burger, crafted by local culinary sensation Michael Symon.
  • P St. Market Café: Relish dishes made from locally sourced, sustainable ingredients, including the new Short Rib Melt.
  • Pearl’s Kitchen: Dive into Tiwanna Scott-Williams’ Comfort Food, featuring Blackened Shrimp Rice Bowl and Crispy Chicken Sandwich.
  • Flour Pizza Co.: Grab a slice of authentic wood-fired pizza, with signature pies like classic cheese and pepperoni.
  • Banditos: Indulge in Mod Mex dishes like tacos, burritos, and the delectable Outlaw Fries.
  • Elmore’s Smokehouse: Satisfy your barbecue cravings with Elmore Smith’s traditional BBQ platters and more.
  • Rocco’s: Treat yourself to the Tremonster cheesesteak and the Chicken Sack, featuring honey butter-tossed tenders and fries.
  • Sauce the City: Heat things up with Cleveland Hot Chicken and the new Cleveland Hot Kobe Frank.

Cavaliers Team Shop: Retail Paradise

For die-hard Cavs fans, they’ve given the Cavaliers Team Shop a major facelift. Created in collaboration with Snarkitecture, the international design practice of Cavaliers Creative Director Daniel Arsham, Center Court is a reimagined twist on the traditional team shop. This 6,700 square-foot space draws inspiration from “behind-the-scenes” areas of Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse, embodying Arsham’s renowned artistic style. With meticulous attention to lighting and presentation, the shop transforms merchandise into works of art. Find the widest selection of Cavs gear, including exclusive product lines, from names like Nike, Lululemon, Peter Millar, and other top brands. Don’t forget to check it out during Opening Night or shop online at

Caesars Sportsbook: Your Betting Playground

For all you sports enthusiasts, the Cavs got a state-of-the-art Vegas-style sportsbook right inside Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. Wall-to-wall flat-screen televisions, betting windows, and betting kiosks – it’s a sports betting paradise.

Streaming and Audio

Never miss a single moment of Cavs action with streaming options on and the Bally Sports app. Tune in on WTAM 1100 AM and 106.9 FM for play-by-play coverage.

La Mega Cleveland

La Mega Cleveland is back as the Official Streaming Partner of Los Cavs en Español, led by Rafa Hernandez-Brito. Listen to all Cavaliers game broadcasts on La Mega’s streaming platform if you’re within a 75-mile radius of Cleveland.

The Cavaliers 2023-24 season promises to be bigger, better, and bolder than ever. Get your tickets, jerseys, and appetites ready because we’re in for an unforgettable journey! Go Cavs!


Kyle is a content creator with a passion for exploring and telling stories. When he's not at his computer, you can find him in the city with his wife Kaitie, and/or his two kids. You'll enjoy reading about his experiences and insights if you're all about The Land, through, The Cleveland Tea Newsletter, and some of the posts on Cleve or Leave.

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