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Harlem Globetrotters hitting the court in Penticton

Harlem Globetrotter Scooter Christensen spins a ball for a young fan. The Globetrotters will be performing in Penticton, Feb. 29, 2016.
Image Credit: Photo courtesy of Harlem Globetrotters/South Okanagan Event Centre
September 23, 2015 - 1:00 PM

PENTICTON - The world famous Globetrotters will show off their basketball skills in Penticton as part of their 90th world tour celebration next year.

The team will return to the South Okanagan Events Centre on Feb. 29, 2016, for a 7 p.m. show. The Penticton stop is one of 320 games that will be played in North America and one of just four that will be played in B.C. 

Known for their ball handling and artistry, the show put on by the star-studded roster is easily enjoyed by the whole family.

Before the show a special pass will allow you to spend time on the court with the Globetrotters one-on-one. Try your hand at shooting and ball tricks or get an autograph and photo. The stars remain on the court after most games for autographs and photos with fans as well.

Tickets go on sale Tuesday, Oct. 6, at 10 a.m. and are available through the Valley First Box Office or at the Wine Country Visitor Centre. You can also order by phone (1-877-SOEC-TIX) or online at www.valleyfirsttix.com. Prices start at $20 plus fees.

To contact a reporter for this story, email Steve Arstad at sarstad@infonews.ca or call 250-488-3065. To contact the editor, email mjones@infonews.ca or call 250-718-2724.

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