2019 SEC Men's Basketball Tournament

The 2019 SEC Men's Basketball Tournament will be held Wednesday, March 13th through Sunday, March 17th at Bridgestone Arena. See below for the tournament bracket, a schedule of events, know before you go information and Nashville Sports Council Member Events. 

Tournament Bracket

To see a full schedule of events and the match-ups for each session of the Tournament, click here. Games will begin at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, March 13th and the Championship will take place on Sunday, March 17th at 12:00 PM. 

Member Events

The Nashville Sports Council will be holding THREE special events specifically for our Members during the SEC Basketball Tournament. 

Wednesday, March 13th: Our Young Professionals Network is having a Happy Hour at Nashville Underground from 4:30pm - 6:30pm before the first session of the Tournament. There will be drinks, food and a free ticket to the first two games for our Members! 

Thursday, March 14th: During the Mid-Session of the games on Thursday, Members of the Nashville Sports Council are welcome to join us at Beercade HQ from 4:00pm - 6:00pm. Members will receive free apps and a private place to watch other basketball games during the break.

Friday, March 15th: Members of the Nashville Sports Council will receive an exclusive "Buy One, Get One Free" drink offer on all domestic longnecks, wine and well cocktails at Whiskey Bent Saloon and Bootleggers Inn during the mid-session from 3:30pm - 7:30pm. 

Sunkist Soda SEC FanFare

Sunkist Soda SEC FanFare is the official fan event for the SEC Men's Basketball tournament in Nashville. The free event is located in the heart of downtown Nashville, in a new location, right across the street in Music City Walk of Fame Park just steps from Bridgestone Arena. The event is a full interactive experience featuring food, drinks, interactives, live entertainment and much more! The event is FREE to the public.

SEC FanFare is open Thursday and Friday 10 a.m. through 7 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. See you there!

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Clear Bag Policy

Bags must satisfy the guidelines below in order to be taken into the SEC Men's and Women's Basketball Tournaments:

  • Bags that are clear plastic, vinyl or PVC and do not exceed 12" x 6" x 12"
  • One-gallon clear plastic freezer bag (Ziploc bag or similar)
  • Small clutch bags, no larger than 4.5" x 6.5", with or without a handle or strap
  • An exception will be made for medically necessary items after proper inspection at a gate designated for this purpose

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Parking Information

Nashville Downtown Partnerships will be running fan shuttles from Lot D at Nissan Stadium to Bridgestone Arena during Tournament week. 

Shuttle Hours:
Wednesday: 3pm-12am
Thursday and Friday: 9am-12am
Saturday: 9am-10pm
Sunday: 9am-6pm

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