Basketball is one of America’s favorite sports, and from June 10th to June 12th at the Rocky Top Sports World Facility, student basketball players from around the country will get to enjoy Summerfest, which is the ultimate high school basketball event.
Elite teams can register to participate in the event for either one, two or three days. There will be seven games played on a gym with a wood floor over the course of a three-day period. The championship game will take place on the third day and the winning team will get a trophy. They will also have their participation fee returned to them.
There are four different categories of teams that can participate in the competition: girls’ junior varsity, girls’ varsity, boys’ junior varsity and boys’ varsity. Participation prices are $250 for one day, $350 for two days, and $450 for three days. They also welcome freshman boys and girls to attend the event.
Benefits of the Event
In addition to having an event where young athletes can meet, have fun and enjoy the fabulous city of Gatlinburg, there are many advantages to participating in this event. There will be college recruiters there who will be looking for the next big basketball star. Highlights of the games will be webcasted, so you can share this event with friends and family. They are also offering a $50 discount to schools that bring both boys and girls teams.
Rocky Top Sports World
This beautiful facility is located in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It has both indoor and outdoor facilities and it is a popular place for youth sporting events. There are several on site dining options and they can also provide full catering for an event.
Where to Stay
Gatlinburg has a lot to offer, and when you and your family visit, you will likely want to stay for more than just one weekend event. A cabin rental is the perfect place to stay when you visit the Great Smoky Mountains. The rental professionals at The Cabin Rental Store can find you a home with comfortable bedrooms with private baths and lots of storage space, cozy living areas with rustic décor and a fully stocked kitchen with state-of-the-art appliances. Our homes come with Wi-Fi, cable and many of them have fireplaces and laundry facilities. Click below or give us a call today at (865) 325-8412.