Families at the Jersey Shore will once again have the opportunity to enjoy the ultimate Harlem Globetrotters experience, exclusively this summer in the Wildwoods, NJ.
The Globetrotters will play four games and host four clinics at the Wildwoods Convention Center from Wednesday, July 29 through Saturday, August 1. Games begin nightly at 7 p.m.
The Globetrotters will also host two-hour Basketball Skills Clinics on the official Wildwoods Convention Center court from 10 a.m. to noon on each game day, Wednesday, July 29, Thursday, July 30, Friday, July 31, and Saturday, August 1. Designed for fans ages 6-12, each clinic will be led by Globetrotters stars. Participants do not need prior basketball experience. A spot in the clinic costs $49 and includes a voucher for one complimentary ticket to any of the four games (valued up to $45). Space is limited to give each child the best experience, so register early.
Registration for clinics and tickets for all games are available at www.ticketmaster.com, the Wildwoods Convention Center box office, or by calling 800-745-3000.
Discounts are available for groups of 10 or more, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, corporations and non-profits. Contact Globetrotters group sales at 800-641-4667.
For the first time ever, team members of the Harlem Globetrotters will be the Grand Marshals of this year’s 106th Annual Wildwoods Baby Parade, held on Tuesday, July 28. The parade steps off at 6 p.m. in front of the Wildwoods Convention Center and will continue up the Wildwoods Boardwalk to 16th Street in North Wildwood.
Sponsored by Howard Johnson Hotels, Wonderful Pistachios, Greyhound Lines, Spalding, and Russell Athletic, the Original Harlem Globetrotters® are celebrating their 89th consecutive year, continuing a world famous tradition of ball handling wizardry, basketball artistry, and one-of-a-kind family entertainment that continues to thrill fans of all ages. Throughout their history, the Globetrotters have showcased their iconic talents in 122 countries and territories on six continents, often breaking down cultural and societal barriers while providing fans with their first-ever basketball experience. Proud inductees of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, the Globetrotters have entertained hundreds of millions of fans – among them popes, kings, queens, and presidents – over more than eight thrilling decades.
For the latest news, roster and information about the Harlem Globetrotters®, or to purchase tickets and team merchandise, visit www.HarlemGlobetrotters.com.
For additional information about the Wildwoods, visit www.WildwoodsNJ.com or call 800-992-9732.