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The Harlem Globetrotters

January 4 7:00PM


ABOUT THE HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS: The originators of basketball style, influencers on today‚Äôs game, and skilled athletes of the highest order, the world-famous Harlem Globetrotters have showcased their iconic talents in 124 countries and territories on six continents since their founding in 1926. Proud inductees into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, their mission to spread game and bring entertainment to the world continues to drive them today. The Globetrotters are innovators of the game who popularized the jump shot, slam dunk, and invented the half-court hook shot. For nearly a century, the Globetrotters have exhibited Black excellence on and off the court, entertaining, inspiring, and advancing the racial progress of today. The Harlem Globetrotters International, Inc. is a subsidiary of Herschend Enterprises, the largest family-owned themed entertainment company in the U.S. For more information about the Harlem Globetrotters, visit the Globetrotters' official website: ? and follow them on TwitterInstagramFacebook, and YouTube.


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Clear Bag Policy - Both Huskie Stadium and the NIU Convocation Center have a clear bag policy. The following bags are permitted:

  • Bags that are clear plastic, vinyl or PVC and are 12'x12'x6'
  • 1 gallon clear plastic storage bag
  • Small Clutch (size of your hand or smaller)
  • An exception will be made for medically necessary items after proper inspection at the gate. 

Prohibited bags include, but are not limited to: purses larger than a clutch bag; briefcases; backpacks, cinch bags, and fanny packs that are not clear and/or exceed the size restriction; luggage of any kind; computer bags/cases; camera bags/cases; binocular bags/cases or any bag larger than the permissible size

Concessions - Concessions will be available in all lobbies and is cashless. 

Outside Food & Beverages - Guests may bring in one sealed 20oz or smaller sealed water bottle. 

Parking -  Parking may be found in the lots surrounding the stadium and at the Convocation Center. Spaces are first come first park and parking is included in the cost of the ticket.