Everett youth are invited to celebrate Black History Month and NBA All-Star weekend with food, fun and entertainment
In celebration of the National Basketball Association’s (NBA) All-Star weekend, Mayor Carlo DeMaria invites youth in grades 3-12 to participate in the Skills, 3-Point and Dunk Contest.
The basketball court will be split in two to divide participants into grades 3-6 and grades 7-12 for the skills and 3-point contest. Afterwards, all participants will join back together for a dunk contest to have fun and show off their moves. ex. Grades 3 and 4 will compete against each other and grades 5 and 6 will compete against each other. The other division will follow the same format as well.
The event will culminate in an NBA watch party beginning at 7 p.m. to enjoy the fun and excitement that the All-Star festivities have to offer. Those who participate will also enjoy food from local restaurant Fuentes Kitchen and live entertainment by the junior dance team of the Phunk Phenomenon Dance School Lil Phunk during the event.
The deadline to register is Wednesday, February 14th. Sign up now at: form.jotform.com/240223810894151
For more information, please contact Director of Youth Development and Enrichment John Russolillo at 781-628-9618 or email John.Russolillo@ci.everett.ma.us.