HISTORY TO BE MADE AS THE WORLD-FAMOUS HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS SELECTED TO PLAY FIRST NON-HOCKEY EVENT AT TECH CU ARENA
THE HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS 2024 WORLD TOUR PRESENTED BY JERSEY MIKE’S SUBS VISITS TECH CU ARENA ON SUNDAY, JANUARY 14, 2024 AT 1 P.M. AND 6 P.M.
BOTH SHOWS ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED FOR SAP CENTER AT SAN JOSE HAVE BEEN RELOCATED TO TECH CU ARENA
WHAT: Get ready for a slam-dunk extravaganza when the world-famous Harlem Globetrotters (@Globies) make history in their triumphant return to San Jose as their 2024 World Tour becomes the first non-hockey event to play at Tech CU Arena (@TechCUArena), home of the San Jose Barracuda (@sjbarracuda). This is your chance to witness the record-breaking stars of basketball LIVE as they bring an unforgettable blend of DRIBBLING, SPINNING, and DUNKING to the court, taking on their fierce rivals, the Washington Generals, on Sunday, January 14, 2024, for two historic shows at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m.
Both Globetrotters shows were originally scheduled to take place at SAP Center at San Jose (@SAPCenter) but have been relocated to Tech CU Arena on the same date at the same times. Fans who are now unable to attend the event due to the change in location can receive a full refund at the original point of purchase.
Tech CU Arena is a 4,200-seat arena located at Sharks Ice at San Jose and the crown jewel of a 200,000 square foot expansion of the Sharks Ice public skating facility that was completed in August 2022. On February 4-5, 2024, the state-of-the-art venue will host the 2024 AHL All-Star Classic.
This year, the Globetrotters are also thrilled to announce an exciting new official ball partner, Spalding®. Starting this December, Spalding® will be joining the team at every arena destination, enhancing the game experience like never before. Fans will have the opportunity to take home an official Spalding® Harlem Globetrotters basketball or get their hands on the newly designed Harlem Globetrotters Marble SeriesTM ball on game day.
Unrivaled fan engagement continues with pre-game offerings like our Magic Pass, unforgettable post- game access and more in-game fan interactions than ever before.
WHO: See Hammer, TNT, Bulldog, Cheese, Torch, Hot Shot, Jet, Wham, and Thunder – just to name a few – as they run circles around the Washington Generals on the court and bring the hype to the crowd. YOU might even find yourself mid-court as part of the ALL-NEW, FAN-FILLED Halftime Skills Showcase!
WHEN: Sunday, January 14, 2024 at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m.
TICKET INFORMATION: Harlem Globetrotters fans can score the best seats at www.harlemglobetrotters.com NOW!
About Harlem Globetrotters
The World-Famous Harlem Globetrotters – THE originators of basketball style, captured by dynamic athletes with unmatched skills and influencers of today’s game. The team has showcased their iconic brand of basketball in over 124 countries and territories across six continents since 1926. Winners of 2 Cynopsis Sports Media Awards and Emmy® nominated for their hit NBC weekly series, “Harlem Globetrotters: Play it Forward,” they continue to break barriers and stand as leaders across diversity, equity, and inclusion. Proud inductees into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, their mission continues to advance the game of basketball and deliver exciting and interactive entertainment to the world. If you have ever seen a jump shot, slam dunk or a half-court hook shot, you have witnessed the creative moves made famous by the Globetrotters. The Harlem Globetrotters International, Inc. is a subsidiary of Herschend Enterprises, the largest family-owned themed entertainment company in the U.S.
For the full schedules and more information about the Harlem Globetrotters, visit the Globetrotters' official website: www.harlemglobetrotters.com and follow them on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube.
About Tech CU Arena
Tech CU Arena is a state-of-the-art, 4,200-seat arena located in San Jose. It is the home of San Jose Barracuda. Tech CU Arena is a partnership between Sharks Sports & Entertainment and Technology Credit Union, a full-service, federally insured not-for-profit credit union headquartered in the heart of San Jose. With more than 155,000 members, Tech CU provides a wide array of financial products and services, including personal banking, financial management, private banking, commercial lending, and business banking. Learn more at www.techcu.com.
About Jersey Mike’s Subs
Jersey Mike’s Subs, with more than 2,000 locations nationwide, serves authentic fresh sliced/fresh grilled subs on in-store freshly baked bread – the same recipe it started with in 1956. Passion for giving in Jersey Mike’s local community is reflected in its mission statement “Giving...making a difference in someone’s life.” For more information, please visit jerseymikes.com or follow us on
Facebook (facebook.com/jerseymikes), Instagram (instagram.com/jerseymikes), and Twitter (twitter.com/jerseymikes.com).
SPALDING® is the largest basketball equipment brand in the world. Since its founding in 1876, the iconic American brand has remained one of the most recognized driving basketball culture today. SPALDING® is a sporting goods leader with high school, collegiate, and professional partnerships. The SPALDING® trademark is owned by Russell Brands, LLC. For more information, visit www.spalding.com.
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