2018 Center Court Attractions

The 2018 March Magic Hoopfest will feature two full sized center courts which will host a number of activities. The center courts are the centerpiece of March Magic Hoopfest.

JumpBall Jamboree — The Dean Trailways and Greater Lansing Sports Authority Center Courts will play host to the JumpBall Jamboree. Students who are enrolled in 3rd through 8th grade, both boys and girls, may register their team online for the opportunity to play on one of the Center Courts of March Magic Hoopfest. There will be as many as 15 exhibitions and volunteer referees from the Greater Lansing area will officiate the exhibitions. THIS EVENT IS FULL FOR 2018!

Learning From The Legends Youth Clinic — A free basketball clinic for boys and girls grades 3rd through 8th will be held Saturday, March 24 in conjunction with the March Magic Hoopfest. In addition to top High School coaches throughout the state, a host of legendary members from the Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan (BCAM) will be clinicians. All facets of basketball offensive and defensive skills will be taught at the clinic.

The clinic will be conducted in one session on the Dean Trailways and Greater Lansing Sports Authority Center Courts and several other venues and participation will be limited to the first 180 to enroll. All attendees will need to check in between 7:45–8:30 a.m. The clinic will be conducted from 8:30–10:00 a.m. Adults as well as the general public are welcome to attend the clinic but venues used in the Learning From The Legends Youth Clinic will be off limits to the general public until the clinic concludes.Register online by clicking here.

Field Trip DayConquest Fitness Foundation will partner with the Greater Lansing Sports Authority to provide an opportunity for Lansing School District students to participate in a Hoopfest Field Trip Day. The Foundation will offer the students 6 interactive stations to learn about sports medicine, sports nutrition, the science of sports, training for sports, and fitness at home.

Additional March Magic Hoopfest Venues

The 3-Point Challenge
Just like the NBA! This three point challenge tests contestants' long range shooting skills from behind the arc. See if you can sink 12 shots in 30 seconds. Top point totals will be posted each day!

Half-Court Shot
Can you sink a long-distance game-winning buzzer beater? Here’s your chance!

March Magic HoopfestTwo Men and a Truck - Around the World
This is a playground classic! Just like around the world but set to a timer. Who can get around the fastest? First one back home is the winner.

Skills Challenge
Can you dribble and dish the rock like Earvin Magic Johnson? Show your best ball handling skills and bring the magic back to Jenison!

The Buffalo Wild Wings Slam Dunk
Everyone loves to see a great dunk. Here’s your chance to fly. Three dunks per turn.

Kids Zone Games
Here’s a place for our future stars to play. Stay as long as you want! The only requirement is to have fun!

"Hoopie" Coloring Gallery
Color this picture of "Hoopie" and bring it to hang up at the March Magic Hoopfest event! Coloring sheets will also be available on-site.

'Hoopie' Coloring Sheet (PDF)
Click for full-size printable version (PDF).  

Shop for your favorite championship shirt or buy a souvenir March Magic Hoopfest basketball. All merchandise available at the MHSAA store inside Jenison Field House and the Breslin Center.