Moss Adams' Backboard Contest Brings Color to Streets of Spokane

Hoopfest is excited to be teaming up with our good friends at Moss Adams for the 28th consecutive year! With Hoopfest 2017 right around the corner, we are looking for young artists to bring some vibrancy to our backboards to color the streets of downtown Spokane. The Moss Adams Youth Backboard Contest is a great opportunity to further involve the

Hoopfest heads to the Bloomsday Trade Show

Spokane is home to the largest 3-on-3 outdoor basketball tournament in the world (Hoopfest) and one of the country’s largest 12K runs (Bloomsday). Bloomsday also hosts one of the largest free trade shows devoted to fitness, health and running. The 2017 Bloomsday Trade Show is free to the public and is open Friday, May 5 and Saturday, May 6. There will be

#Hoopfest2017 poster unveil: Spokane cityscape created by Chris Bovey

This year’s newly unveiled Hoopfest poster sponsored by Lee & Hayes — a play off the legendary “wings” poster featuring Michael Jordan — features the cityscape of downtown Spokane. To make it happen, we teamed with local artist Chris Bovey, best known for his vintage depictions of local landmarks and his company “Vintage Spokane Prints.” “We’re always looking for a

Unveiling the Official Hoopfest 2017 Nike Basketballs

Nike’s Mark Wong (left) and Travis Morscheck (right) pose with the official Hoopfest 2017 basketball, which they helped make possible. For Hoopfest 2017, we’re highlighting our wonderful Spokane city skyline as our theme. Through our partnership with Nike, that vision can be seen in this year’s official Hoopfest ball. This year, we have not one, but two official Hoopfest basketballs

Hoopfest Director Matt Santangelo reflects on Gonzaga's Final Four run

For the multitude of Gonzaga basketball faithful, this year’s historic NCAA Tournament Final Four berth meant a lot to the Spokane community. We at Hoopfest are proud of the Zags and their tremendous run to the national championship game. Spokane Hoopfest is the largest 3on3 basketball tournament in the world. Gonzaga basketball played in the national championship game. What does