2012-07-28 / Top News

Harlem Globetrotters To Perform at Public School

The world famous Harlem Globetrotters basketball entertainment team is coming to Mackinac Island Public School gymnasium for two separate basketball skill shows Tuesday, July 31, at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. The show is expected to last one hour as the comedy basketball Globetrotters compete against the International Elite.

“We are so thrilled to have the Globetrotters come to the Island,” said Mary Slevin, executive director of Mackinac Island Tourism Bureau. “They are iconic in America and all of us grew up with the wonder of the Harlem Globetrotters. To have them perform on Mackinac Island will be another great moment for the Island.”

Harlem Globetrotters Curly Neal will share humorous stories from Harlem Globetrotter lore. Harlem Globetrotters have been performing for 86 years.

Tickets are on sale for $20 at the Mackinac Island Tourism Bureau and online at Ticketweb.com.

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