The CIAA Tournament features 22 action-packed men’s and women’s basketball games, from February 25th to March 2nd, 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 Fan Fest 2019
The CIAA Fan Fest is back on Friday, March 1st, and Saturday, March 2nd, 2019.
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, March 1st:
- 5:30 a.m.: Doors Open
- 6 a.m. to 10 a.m.: Tom Joyner Morning Show LIVE
- 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Open House
- 1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.: Opening Ceremony
- 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.: High School Band Competition
- 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.: Queen City Cheer & Dance Classic Presented by U.Fit
- 7 p.m.: Kandi Burress
Saturday, March 2nd:
- 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.: Open House
- Fuzion Force Performances
- Vendors & sponsor activations with giveaways
- 7 p.m.: 2 Chainz
Lowes Super Saturday 2019
Super Saturday will be held on Saturday, March 2nd, 2019, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Convention Center.
- U.Fit Cheer & Dance Winner
- CIAA Cheerleading Exhibition
- Miss CIAA crowning presented Food Lion
- Senior awards presentation presented by Lowe’s Home Improvement
- 11 a.m.: That Girl Lay Lay
Here are highlights a previous year:
CIAA Career Expo
The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) 2019 Career Expo will be held Thursday, February 28th, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the Charlotte Convention Center (Ballroom) on 501 South College Street in Charlotte, North Carolina.
The CIAA Career Expo is designed to provide employers, recruitment officers, and graduate school recruiters the opportunity to meet current students, recent graduates, and career switchers from the CIAA member-schools and other universities of the Charlotte area.