Globetrotters tickets go on sale


The Harlem Globetrotters will appear on Nov. 4 at the Rocky Mount Event Center.


Staff Writer

Friday, August 17, 2018

Tickets go on sale today for the Harlem Globetrotters in November at the Rocky Mount Event Center.

On the heels of an international tour in front of capacity crowds, the Globetrotters will return to North America with their one-of-a-kind show, dribbling into Rocky Mount on Nov. 4. Tickets are $16.

The Globetrotters are family entertainment at its best with some of the most elite dunkers on the planet, exceptional ball handlers and Guinness World Record holders, according to information provided by Ashley Pittman, the center's marketing manager.

The show is set to feature a star-studded roster, including showmen like Big Easy Lofton, Hi-Lite Bruton, Ant Atkinson and Hammer Harrison as well as fan favorites Firefly Fisher, Bull Bullard, Thunder Law and Cheese Chisholm.

To match the growing popularity of the Globetrotters’ female stars, the team will also bring the largest female roster in team history, including TNT Lister, Hoops Green, Torch George, Swish Young and Mighty Mortimer.

After the game, the Globetrotters are scheduled to remain on the court to sign autographs and take photographs with fans.

The Globetrotters have been entertaining families worldwide for more than nine decades, often breaking down cultural and societal barriers while providing fans with their one-of-a-kind basketball experience.

Tickets are available at harlemglobetrotters.com, rockymountevents.com/event-info/harlem-globetrotters/, the Dunn Center box office or by phone at 252-985-5197. For more information, visit www.rockymountevents.com.

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