Harlem Globetrotters coming to ball out in New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS (NOLA WEEKEND) - The world-famous Harlem Globetrotters will head to New Orleans to ball out with their amazing basketball skills at the UNO Lakefront Arena on April 14.

The exhibition basketball team stops in the Crescent City while their 2023 World Tour and will go head-to-head against the Washington Generals.

Fans can see their favorite Globetrotter stars show off their trick shots and athleticism with the “first-ever tour that interacts with every fan in the audience,” according to the arena website. Some lucky fans will even get to be on the court.

Globetrotter players like Latif ‘Jet’ Rivers and Chandler ‘Bulldog’ Mack are well known for breaking out their Tik Tok dance moves and the Globetrotter family will be in the house too. Globie and Big G, the Globetrotter mascot and his big brother, will keep the fun going and the energy up.

The game starts at 7 p.m. on Friday. Tickets start at $20 via Ticketmaster.

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