Category: Events

Never Been Done Before…Until Now!

The past couple of weeks marked a key milestone as we started onsite installation of the Halo video board at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. As the new home to the Atlanta Falcons (NFL), Atlanta United FC (MLS), and many of the upcoming landmark events in sports and entertainment, Mercedes-Benz Stadium will be a technological showcase ...

Join Our Video Summit at IDEA

The annual IDEA Conference is just around the corner and we will again be hosting our Video Summit seminar prior to the start of the conference. This year, it will be held Sunday, July 9, from 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel. This free seminar will feature new and enhanced Daktronics products ...

Behind the Scenes: Arena Ciudad de Mexico’s NBA Games

This year marked the 25th season NBA has played in Mexico and this past January was the first time the league played two regular season games back to back in Mexico City. Daktronics has worked with the NBA at Arena Ciudad de Mexico, supporting the display equipment since the facility first opened, and we have provided both ...

It’s NFL Draft Day and Daktronics Is On the Clock

Hope. It’s something every NFL team has right now. The Patriots finished an epic comeback in February to bring home another championship. For 30 teams, the offseason began weeks before that final game and preparation activities for the next season are year-round endeavors. This week, one of the most anticipated offseason activities takes place in ...

Daktronics Creative Services, Touring Iowa and Visiting Customers

One of the first things that customers often like to joke about when I arrive for on-site visits is, “They let you out of the office every once in a while, huh?” Spending time in the office collaborating with our project management and design team to make sure that the content we create for our ...

Major League Baseball Opening Day 2017

The 2017 Major League Baseball (MLB) season officially started this past Sunday. In many ways Opening Day signifies so much more than simply the first day of baseball. It means spring is right around the corner, the hope and optimism for fans that this is their team’s year, championship aspirations for all 30 teams as ...

It’s Madness, I Tell Ya. Madness!

The bracket is set. A total of 64 men’s college basketball teams still have hopes and dreams of winning the championship and hoisting the trophy. As of today, six wins in a row is the goal. And thousands of people throughout the country, from avid college basketball fans to those who haven’t watched a single ...

2017 Football User Group hosted in Brookings

The 2017 Football User Group brought together producers and game day operations staff from 10 different NFL teams for a three-day seminar in Brookings, SD, February 28 – March 2. Those in attendance had the opportunity to hear from Daktronics engineers, product managers, control system specialists and the creative services team. Attendees shared ideas through peer presentations ...

National signing day takes center stage at event production sites

Less than a month after Clemson dethroned Alabama in the College Football Playoff, college football took to the spotlight on February 1st with the latest crop of recruits for National Signing Day. High school prospects go to the extreme as they announce their school of choice. From hosting a small event at their school gym ...

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Another successful IDEA Conference in the books

When attendees stepped into the ballroom where the 2016 IDEA conference was being held, they found themselves facing the Daktronics booth, where individuals from our services team were eager to share demos of products, content reels and some of our latest arena and stadium installations. Hundreds of professionals from across the industry were present at ...