On Monday, June 17, the Harlem Globetrotters will dribble their way from Baltimore’s Inner Harbor to Towson University’s Tiger Arena to kick off “Globetrotter Week” in Maryland.
Stars of the world famous Harlem Globetrotters will dribble and spin basketballs on a 7.7-mile trek, which begins at 10:30 a.m. at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor on Light and E. Pratt streets, and will end at approximately 1:15 p.m. at Tiger Arena at Towson University.
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The dribbling exhibition will tipoff “Globetrotter Week” in the State of Maryland, which culminates with three grand opening events at the brand new Tiger Arena in Towson on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday with games nightly at 7 p.m.
Bull Bullard, Handles Franklin, Moose Weekes, and Baltimore native Too Tall Hall will start at the Inner Harbor and take turns dribbling their way through downtown and York Road with two police escorts.
For every tenth of a mile the Globetrotters dribble, the Baltimore Sun’s Insider program will donate two tickets to the Globetrotters games at Tiger Arena to a variety of Baltimore charities including Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Greater Chesapeake. A minimum of 154 tickets will be donated in conjunction with the event.
Fans can see the Globetrotters’ highflying games in the new Tiger Arena on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. Tickets are available on the day of each game at the Tiger Arena Box Office or in advance via www.ticketmaster.com or call 800-735-3000.