After skipping out on last year, Nike, Nike Basketball, Jordan Brand and the USA Basketball organization are bringing back the World Basketball Festival later this summer. To take place along the lakefront parks of Chicago, the event will kick off on Wednesday, August 13th, as the Windy City welcomes members of the 2014 USA Basketball Men’s National Team. A combination of practice sessions, youth clinics and a pep rally for Team USA as they head to the 2014 FIBA World Cup, a friendly game against the 2014 Brazil Men’s National Team will cap off the five-day long event. More details on all the festivities to come soon. Till then, block-off your planner/calendar from August 13th to August 17th for World Basketball Festival 2014.
Event Dates: 08/13/2014 (Wednesday) – 08/17/2014 (Sunday)