The Spokane Hoopfest is the largest 3-on-3 basketball tournament in the world and is an essential summer event for spectators and players alike. This annual event is one of Spokane's biggest and most exciting summer events and brings basketball players from around the world to the city. If you think you have what it takes to compete in the world's largest 3 vs 3 basketball tournament, sign up today!
Inlander Hoopfest Guide
The world-famous Spokane Hoopfest attracts more than 250,000 basketball players and fans from around the United States and the globe. Top teams flock to Spokane every year for the acclaimed 3-on-3 basketball tournament and a chance at greatness.
Approximately 6,200 teams play 14,000 games across 42 blocks in downtown Spokane. Anyone, of any skill level, can play. If you want to play basketball, there’s a place for you at this weekend event. Teams are made of four players, with three on the court at a time. Each team is guaranteed two games. It’s known as the greatest weekend of basketball on earth for a reason, so don’t miss your chance to be a part of it! This year's Hoopfest will take place on June 24-25, so be sure to sign up soon if you're planning on participating!
Hoopfest Highlights and Things to Do
Hoopfest is more than just a basketball tournament-- it’s a weekend extravaganza, full of great games, special events, and competition. Take a look at all the ways to make the most of your next Hoopfest Weekend.
Rodda Paint Contest Zone
The Rodda Paint Contest Zone will now be in the Bennett Block. There are three different challenges for hoopers to show off their skills: Free Throw, Three-Point, and a Hot Shot Competition. Contestants will be split up into three different age groups: Adult, High School, and Youth. Take your shot at winning some amazing prizes! Just $5 to participate.
MultiCare Slam Dunk Competition
This one is fun for contestants and a show for fans! Watch as some of Hoopfest’s top athletes fly high to sink those exciting slam dunks at Northern Quest Center Court. If you want to participate, just stop by Northern Quest Center Court before the qualifying round begins on Saturday morning. It’s $10 to participate and free to watch.
Toyota Shoot Off
You don’t have to be a great player to try your hand at the Toyota Shoot-Off! The most skilled -- or in most cases -- the luckiest contestant to hit a long-range shot in a series of qualifying rounds could win amazing prizes from Toyota! It’s a fun way to participate even if you aren’t an elite player or a player at all. Contestants must be 18 years of age or older to participate. Just $10 for your chance at three shots. Good luck!
Shop & Eat
While you venture from court to court exploring downtown Spokane, don’t forget to check out the many vendors during Hoopfest. From jewelry to sunglasses to temporary tattoos, there’s a little something for everyone! Walk around and keep a look out for opportunities to support Hoopfest vendors in these various locations.
Hang Out at Hoopfest
An all day, and in many cases, an all-weekend affair, you’ll want to find some great hang out spots in downtown Spokane between games. Cool off with a refreshing beer, fuel up with great food or celebrate your win with a scoop of ice cream!