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Hoops on the Ave.

Hoops on the Ave.

Hoops on the Ave., presented by Pohanka of Salisbury, is an outdoor family-friendly festival celebrating the culture surrounding the sport of basketball. Kick off the summer on Memorial Day weekend at this free event featuring 3v3 basketball tournaments, music, arts, sneakers, food and a kids area.

This event is a partnership with Mizzle House Foundation.

3v3 Basketball Tournament Information:


Elite Men'sMen'sWomen'sHigh SchoolMiddle SchoolFree Agent
Entry: $100/teamEntry: $75/teamEntry: $75/teamEntry: $50/teamEntry: $50/teamEntry: $25/player
Prize: $1,000/teamPrize: $250/teamPrize: $250/team

Cash prizes for 1st place teams in the Elite Men's, Men's and Women's divisions.
Teams must register prior to May 1 or late fees will apply.

Team Registration

Free Agent Registration   

Entertainment Line-Up:

Kaleb Brown Band
Changing Phaces Band
The OG Show Proving Grounds Competition
Rhythm & Roots 


Interested in being a vendor at the festival?

Vendor Application

Artists & Activities:

Pohanka 10K Hot Shot - Attendees can qualify all day at the festival for the chance to be one of three lucky participants in a shot for $10,000.
King of the Court  - Youth and adult competitions. $10 to enter. Winner receives 50/50 pot of cash & a Dick's Sporting Goods gift card.
Dstinct Dsigns Mobile Grooming
Miriam Moran Salt Artist
Hootie Hoo Graffiti Artist
Community Chalk Mural
Face Painting
Governors Challenge Skills Challenge
Sole Talk with Deadstock SBY/OC


Pohanka of Salisbury     City of Salisbury     TrueBounce     The Greater Salisbury Committee     Delmarva Sports Network      WaterBoyz      Cheerwine      Pepsi       Live 97.5      Bank of Delmarva     First Shore Federal     Trey Will Walk     Peninsula Alternative Health

Interested in sponsoring the festival?

Sponsorship Application

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Age Group(s): All ages
  • Date(s): Saturday, May 28, 2022
  • Time(s): 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • Location(s): Front parking lot of the Wicomico Civic Center in Salisbury, MD
  • Registration Dates: Basketball registration open March 9-May 13
  • Program Fee: FREE to attend
  • Discount(s):
  • Late Fee: Applicable after May 1
  • Contact:
  • Resources:

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