Interactive Fan Experience March Magic Hoopfest Returns to Jenison Field House March 24-26
Friday, March 18, 2016
Posted by: Eric Dimoff
As just one more exciting sign of spring, the March Magic Hoopfest is coming back to the Jenison Field House for hands-on hoops fun for attendees of all ages from March 24-26, 2016.Held in conjunction with the MHSAA Boys State Basketball tournaments at the Breslin Center, March Magic Hoopfest is a fun public event across the street at Jenison Field House. The event is free to 2016 MHSAA tournament ticket holders, and for all others admission is just two dollars per person.
“The March Magic Hoopfest sets off a great weekend of MHSAA tournament games and helps create a multi-day event which will involve the Lansing area and thousands of visitors from across the state,” said Mike Price, Executive Director of the Greater Lansing Sports Authority. “If you’re coming to the championships, Hoopfest is a destination to visit before and after the games; and if you’re not coming to the games, Hoopfest is a fun, wholesome, inexpensive, family activity.”
Attendees can participate in numerous basketball activities and skill-stations. See the following page for a complete list of activities. Also returning this year is a free basketball clinic that will take place Saturday morning for junior high/middle school students, conducted by the legendary basketball coaches from around the state of Michigan. Applications are available at www.marchmagichoopfest.com.
The March Magic Hoopfest is a result of a partnership between the Greater Lansing Sports Authority, a division of the Greater Lansing Convention and Visitors Bureau; and the Michigan High School Athletic Association, with vital support coming from Michigan State University.
For those seeking more information about the March Magic Hoopfest please call 517-377-1411 or visit www.marchmagichoopfest.com.