How your artwork could go on this year’s Hoopfest apparel

Hoopfest weekend

SPOKANE, Wash. — Hoopfest is just five months away, but organizers are already preparing for what’s referred to by many as “the best basketball weekend on Earth.”

In order to prepare, there are a couple dates you should know about.

If you plan on volunteering at this year’s event, mark your calendar for February 4. That’s when registration opens.

If you plan on playing, team registration opens March 9. You’ll have until May 20 to register and be guaranteed a spot.

Volunteering and playing aren’t the only ways to be apart of Hoopfest. Organizers are now looking for all local artists to help design this year’s apparel.

You have until February 4 to submit a design, which you can email to

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