2019 Harlem Globetrotters World Tour in Ypsilanti and Detroit

The Harlem Globetrotters world tour come to town to celebrate more than 90 years of tricks, flips and dunks on Feb. 1 and March 2, 2019.

Are you ready for basketball like you’ve never seen it before? The Harlem Globetrotters continue their 2019 Fan Powered World Tour with two stops in southeast Michigan.

Families can see the iconic talents perform their basketball artistry and ball-handling wizardry at the Convocation Center in Ypsilanti at 7 p.m. on Feb. 1 and again at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit at 2 p.m. on March 2.

This one-of-a-kind family sports experience will include players like Too Tall Hall, Ant Atkinson, Hi-Lite Bruton, Thunder Law, Bull Bullard, and Moose Weekes – plus the three dynamic dames: Champ, TNT Lister, Mighty Mortimer, Torch George, Ice, Swish and Hoops Green (though rosters are subject to change!).

Each event features a tournament-tested lineup aims to continue the team’s 48-year winning streak against the revamped Washington Generals in a game that will feature high-flying rim dunks, trick shots and comedy

Oh, and did we mention, plenty of fan interaction, too?

That’s right, parents, don’t forget to bring your cameras as The Harlem Globetrotters will be ready to sign autographs and take pictures with fans after the game.

This show is sure to be a slam-dunk. In fact, after this performance, your kids just might want to go home, grab the nearest basketball and shoot some hoops, too.

Tickets to the family show start at $18 for general admission and go up from there.

Purchase your tickets online or by phone through Ticketmaster. Information on group and scout tickets can also be found on the Harlem Globetrotters website, along with updates, a full tour schedule and merchandise.

For more information on the Harlem Globetrotters 2019 World Tour, or details on other family fun things to do this weekend, visit the Metro Parent calendar.

This post was originally published in 2015 and is updated regularly. 


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