Some of our favorites from #HoopfestIn5Words

Well Hoopfesters, you rose to the challenge! With Hoopfest 2017 less than six weeks away, and knowing how much Hoopfest means to so many, we posed a tough test on social media: We asked you to describe the largest 3on3 basketball tournament in the world in just five words or less! As the hashtag was used, we kept an eye

Join Hoopfest for the Spokane Lilac Parade on May 20

It’s that time of year again, folks! Hoopfest is excited to be gearing up for the annual Spokane Lilac Parade! Every May, Spokane hosts the Lilac Festival—a week-long celebration honoring our military, young people and beauty of our region. This year’s festival weekend falls on May 18-21 with the Armed Forces Torchlight Parade on May 20. Aside from honoring our

Special Mother's Day Shout-out: Cathy Santangelo

May 14 was a day to celebrate the most important women in our lives: our moms! Hoopfest is fortunate to be influenced by many great moms, whether that be on our Board, Operating Committee, Office Staff or volunteers. One mother in particular embodies Hoopfest as a family affair. Cathy Santangelo is seriously familiar with Hoopfest. “I walked through my first

Out with the old, In with the new: Net Day 2017

Many times, Spokane Hoopfest is solely associated with the tournament weekend, but what is often forgotten is Hoopfest’s commitment and desire to better the city of Spokane throughout the year with its love of basketball. On Saturday, May 13, Hoopfest impacted the Spokane community again, one hoop at a time. We proudly refer to this outing as Net Day. Who

And the winners of the Moss Adams Youth Backboard Contest are...

Thank you to all the participants of this year’s Moss Adams Youth Backboard Contest. After looking through all of the artwork entries, Moss Adams and Hoopfest would like to congratulate the following winners: K-2nd Grade Competition Winner Parker Adams 2nd Grade South Pines Elementary 3rd-5th Grade Competition Winner Darrious Thomason 5th Grade Logan Elementary 6th-8th Grade Competition Winner Mia Mystkowski