RENO — Hot on the heels of the most successful year in franchise history, the legendary Harlem Globetrotters will celebrate their 85th consecutive season when their dazzling 4 Times the Fun world tour for 2011 stops in Reno.
“Our 85th season promises to be a landmark year, with never before seen innovations in the game,” said Michael Kenney, the Globetrotters’ senior vice president, in a press release. “You’ll want to get your tickets now to witness firsthand what we have in store for our wonderful fans around the world.”
The original Harlem Globetrotters have played in 120 countries and territories on six continents, entertaining more than 132 million fans and breaking down barriers between cultures, societies and people from all walks of life, earning induction into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. For the latest news and information about the Harlem Globetrotters, and to purchase team merchandise, visit www.harlemglobetrotters.com.
The Harlem Globetrotters will take the court at 7 p.m. on Jan. 13, 2011 at Lawlor Events Center. Tickets, starting at $22.50, will go on sale at 10 a.m. on Nov. 1 online at www.harlemglobetrotters.com, the Lawlor Events Center box office or by phone at (800) 225-2277. Information on group and scout tickets can also be found at www.harlemglobetrotters.com.
The North American leg of the 2011 “4 Times the Fun” World Tour will tip-off on Dec. 26 and runs until mid-April. The team will play over 270 games in more than 220 cities in 45 states and six Canadian provinces.