The world famous Harlem Globetrotters return to the UK in 2016 for an eleven-date nationwide tour, which marks their 90th anniversary.
Harlem Globetrotters 2016 UK tour
Updated: 24 September 2015
In celebration of their 90th anniversary, the incredible Harlem Globetrotters will return to the UK in April 2016 for a massive tour of the country.
Everyone’s favourite exhibition basketball team will travel to arenas up and down the county during their eleven-date tour to showcase their exceptional tricks and dunks, which are mixed with lots of laughs and fan interaction.
The tour will begin at London’s The O2 arena on 24 April, and the final show will see the troupe return to the capital for a show at London’s SSE Arena, Wembley, on 7 May.
Touring through Nottingham, Liverpool, Sheffield, Newcastle and Birmingham during April 2016, the tour will head into May with shows in Manchester, Aberdeen, Glasgow and Cardiff.
Made up of incredible basketball players from across America, the current players on the roster include favourites Big Easy, Ant, female start TNT, Handles and Hi-Lite.
With a unique mix of basketball tricks, skills and plenty of laughs, Harlem Globetrotters tickets will guarantee an incredible day out for all attending. The 2016 tour is expected even better than previous years with more dates and the a massive milestone to celebrate: 90 years of Harlem Globetrotters.
About Harlem Globetrotters
Founded in 1926, Harlem Globetrotters started off as a five person detail by founder Abe Saperstein. Originally the Savoy Big Five, the team quickly evolved and have now played over 20,000 games.
Famous faces include Wilt Chamberlain, Marques Haynes, Curly Neal, and Connie Hawkins, who have all gone on to become TV and film stars.