The 75th Annual CIAA Tournament features 22 action-packed men’s and women’s basketball games, from February 25th to 29th, 2020, along with a host of entertainment events. Learn about some of the free events that are part of the celebration below, and visit the CIAA Tournament website for information on more events.
CIAA Toyota Fan Fest 2020
The CIAA Toyota Fan Fest is back on Friday, February 28th, and Saturday, February 29th, 2020.
It will offer entertainment to complement the CIAA basketball tournament. The CIAA Toyota Fan Fest takes place at the Charlotte Convention Center, 501 South College Street.
Friday, February 28th:
- 11 a.m.: Doors open
- 12 p.m.: Opening Ceremony
- 12:30 p.m.: High School Band Competition
- 4 p.m.: CHAR-LIT – local performing artist
- 5:30 p.m.: UFIT presents CIAA High School Cheerleading Championship
- 7 p.m.: National recording artist Layton Greene
Saturday, February 29th:
- 7:30 a.m.: Lowe’s Home Improvement Dribble Clinic
- 8 a.m.: Doors open
- 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Super Saturday presented by Lowe’s Home Improvement (cheerleading exhibition, Miss CIAA crowning, national recording artist Brooklyn Queen)
- 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.: Continuation from Super Saturday (open house, Fuzion Force performances, vendor and sponsor giveaways)
- 3:30 p.m.: Performance by Krypto9095 “Woah”
- 7 p.m.: National recording artist Carl Thomas and national recording artist SWV
CIAA Career Expo
The 2020 CIAA Career Expo takes place at Charlotte Convention center, 501 South College Street, on Thursday, February 27th, 2020, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The CIAA Career Expo is designed to provide organizations the opportunity to meet recent graduates, current students from the CIAA member-schools and other universities, career seekers, and career switchers and recruit for available positions. The CIAA has a rich and storied tradition in intercollegiate athletics and it has an equally extensive list of alumni who have gone on to make tremendous strides in many different professions.
It’s free to attend.