Harlem Globetrotters coming to North Charleston

Harlem Globetrotters coming to North Charleston

NORTH CHARLESTON (WCSC) - The Harlem Globetrotters are known for providing smiles, sportsmanship and service to millions of people worldwide, and they'll be coming to the Lowcountry for two shows during their 90th Anniversary World Tour.

The world famous Harlem Globetrotters will bring their family friendly show to North Charleston Coliseum in North Charleston on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2016, at 2 p.m., and 7 p.m., during their 90th Anniversary World Tour.

Known worldwide as the Ambassadors of Goodwill™, the Globetrotters also announced today that they are giving back even more during their 90th year with The Great Assist program.

The team will leave a mark in communities across North America by performing acts of goodwill during their tour. They are set to play over 330 games in 260 cities.

Fans are encouraged to visit www.greatassist.com to nominate a worthwhile cause or a deserving family in need of a smile, and the Globetrotters will help as many fans as possible throughout the tour.

In addition to fan requests, the team is planning to bring their bullying prevention program to over 400 schools and community centers, talk to youth about character education and physical fitness, visit children's hospitals and lend a hand to those in need.

On the court, the Globetrotters' 90-year celebration will feature some of the greatest athletes and entertainers on the planet. The Globetrotters' one-of-a-kind show will feature incredible ball handling wizardry, rim-rattling dunks, trick shots, hilarious comedy and unequaled fan interaction. After the game, Globetrotter stars will sign autographs and take photos with fans.

Tickets start at $25.00 and are now available at harlemglobetrotters.com, ticketmaster.com, the North Charleston Coliseum box office, or by phone at 800-745-3000.  Information on group and scout tickets can also be found at harlemglobetrotters.com.

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