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The 2018 Winter Olympics have taken over the world with its colorful characters and fantastic feats of athleticism. It's an awesome time to feel part of this global community but more than that it’s so impressive to see these incredible athletes perform. The passion, excellence and dedication these men and women pour into their events is at the heart of what makes sports so great.

Some things are just made for summertime. Hot sunny weather, basketballs on blacktop and the areas biggest hoop enthusiasts, for example. Let's take a minute and thank Meridian Township for doing summer right and bringing them all together for the biggest and best outdoor 3-on-3 basketball tournament around, the beloved Gus Macker Tournament. So many different ways to enjoy this big summer tournament. Want to play? Get registered! Want to volunteer? They still need valuable volunteers. Just a hoop-loving spectator this year? Grab a seat because there is not only great tournament play, but a star-studded celebrity game to look forward to as well.

If you've never been to March Magic Hoopfest at the Jenison Fieldhouse you've been missing out on a super cool experience, especially if you're a basketball nut. This time of year everyone is watching basketball and thinking about basketball - but what about playing basketball? Don't you want your shot at glory? Or to set the record in the 3 point shoot out? Maybe beat your Dad in a game of HORSE? All this fun and more awaits at March Magic Hoopfest. The event is held in conjunction with the MHSAA Boys State Basketball tournament going on at the Breslin Center. Going to the games at Breslin? Stop over to Hoopfest for some game fun of your own! Just in the area and want to spend the day getting hot and sweaty? Hoopfest awaits for just $2 admittance. Come and play all day if you want. What exactly is there to do at Hoopfest? Glad you asked.