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Welcome to Hooplandia – Where Basketball Dreams Take Flight!

In the heart of Greater Springfield, Massachusetts, the birthplace of basketball, we proudly present Hooplandia, the Northeast's premier 3x3 basketball tournament. Launched in 2023, our inaugural year was a resounding success, and we're gearing up for an even bigger celebration in the years to come. Hooplandia is set against the backdrop of the Eastern States Exposition, Home of The Big E, in West Springfield, where the love for the game is as vast as the competition itself.

A Rich Legacy: Birthplace of Basketball

Greater Springfield holds a special place in the history of basketball, being its birthplace. Now, it's also the birthplace of an extraordinary event that pays homage to one of the greatest games on Earth – HOOPLANDIA. We celebrate the rich legacy of basketball in this region by hosting the largest 3-on-3 basketball competition and celebration on the East Coast.

A Growing Tradition: From Success to Expansion

Hooplandia's inaugural year in 2023 exceeded all expectations, leaving players and spectators alike hungry for more. Now, as we look forward to the future, our aim is to build on that success and create an annual tradition that basketball enthusiasts from all walks of life eagerly anticipate.

Inclusive and Diverse: More Than Just a Tournament

Hooplandia isn't just a tournament; it's a celebration of the spirit of basketball. With hundreds of games and thousands of players, we cater to everyone – from the young and budding talents to seasoned professionals. Our diverse divisions include young girls, boys, women, men, high school-aged, college-level, OG's, veterans, and more.

Beyond the Court: Exciting Features

Apart from the thrilling on-court action, Hooplandia offers a plethora of exciting features for participants and spectators alike. Immerse yourself in the electric atmosphere as players showcase their skills and passion for the game. With entertainment, food, and activities for the whole family, Hooplandia is an experience that extends far beyond the basketball court.

Save the Date: June 21-23, 2024

Mark your calendars for June 21-23, 2024, as Hooplandia returns to the Eastern States Exposition and the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Whether you're a player, a fan, or someone looking to enjoy a weekend of basketball festivities, Hooplandia promises an unforgettable experience.

Join us as we continue to grow and elevate the game of basketball at Hooplandia – Where the Hoop Dreams of Today Become the Legends of Tomorrow!

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