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Trivia Contest: Enter to Win 4 Pack Tickets/Meet and Greet Passes to the Feb 22 Lake Placid Harlem Globetrotters

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For those interested in a bit of Globetrotter history, The Harlem Globetrotters are neither originally from Harlem nor did they start out as the professional comedic basketball team they are today. The Harlem Globetrotters actually started in the 20s as an all African-American exhibition basketball team in the south side of Chicago known as the Savoy Big Five.   The original team played in Chicago’s Savoy Hotel ballroom before dances. In 1927 a new name was debuted, New York Globetrotters, with little to do with New York or trotting around the globe. The team began touring around the country.  “New York” was taken out of the team name in 1930 and the word Harlem added, as organizes hoped to capitalize on the team’s strong ties to African-American culture.  It wasn’t until the 1930s that the team even played in Harlem. As its popularity evolved they experimented with adding comedy to the games. Then with the 1950 NBA integration, the Globetrotters’ compet

February 22, 2017 Harlem Globetrotter Trivia Contest Rules

ENTER TO WIN OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES Contest:  2017 Lake Placid NY  Harlem Globetrotter Trivia The Company: Adirondack Outdoor Expeditions, LLC  (AOE)  Address:   39 Prospect Street, Bloomingdale, NY 12913 Contest Area:  Open to anyone physically able to pick up the tickets from Will-Call at the Lake Placid NY Olympic Center Sponsor(s):  Adirondack Family Time Prize Provider(s):   The Harlem Globetrotters Age of Eligibility:   18 Contest Period:   February 16-19, 2017 Entries Due:   11:59PM EDT on February 19, 2017 Entry is limited to one entry per IP address. Drawing Date(s):   February 20, 2017 Number of Winners on Each Drawing Date:   One (1) Total Number of Winners:   One (1)  Prize(s) and Value(s):   One winner will receive four (4) pack tickets to "The Harlem Globetrotters" at the Lake Placid Olympic Center on February 22, 2017 at 7 pm Total approximate retail value of each prize is $408.00. Facebook Pa