Capital One Arena

Basketball, Hockey
601 F St NW (at 7th St NW)
Washington, DC 20004


  • In February 2001, Michael Jordan became the only player over 40 years old to score over 40 points in a game. Air Jordan doing his thing, per usual.
  • In the lead up to the 2012 London Olympics, President Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama and Vice President Joe Biden attend the U.S. Men's Olympic basketball team's game against Brazil.
  • This center is home to the Georgetown Hoyas, Washington Wizards & Washington Capitals. In 2003 Michael Jordan scored 43 points & became the 1st player over 40 to score more than 40 points in a game.
  • Fanatic Fact: Despite only being in the league for five seasons, Alexander Ovechkin already ranks third all-time in goals scored by a Capital.
  • Goat. The Horn Guy. All your fault. This place is a mecca of Caps fandom.
  • Drink a Beer for me!! LETS GO CAPS!!
  • going to watch hockey go caps go!
  • In 2006, George Mason knocked off UConn in this building, becoming only the second EVER double-digit seed to reach the Final Four.
  • Rock the red!
  • The 4sq Travel Club gets the best seats and we fly first class! We are Flyers! Flying the Funjet!
  • Does your favorite athlete wear (NIKE)RED shoelaces? They help fight AIDS.Lace Up Save Lives.
  • Wizards games are great when you need some alone time.
  • No bad seats
  • Verizon Center has been the Georgetown men's basketball team's home court since 1997. Remember to wear gray on game day!
  • Saw a Celtics vs Wizards game here. Awesome place!
  • Top Dining Options: Hard Times Cafe at Sections 112, 119; The Greene Turtle at Section 117; Acela Club at Sections 220-225.
  • Let's go Caps!!
  • Are there any wizards in Washington?
  • Doors open an hour before tip-off at all Wizards games. Be sure to get here early!

Nearby places

707 7th St NW (btwn G & H St NW)
714 7th St NW (at H St NW)
507 7th St NW