2018 CIAA Tournament Quick Facts
Tuesday, February 27 - Saturday, March 3, 2018
NEW THIS YEAR
- Super Saturday is now held in the Charlotte Convention Center - March 3, 2018 from 8:30am to 12:00pm.
- The Celebrity Charity Basketball Game is a new addition to the Tournament's Championship Day lineup. The game takes place on Saturday, March 3 at 4pm between the Women's and Men's Championship games. An All-Session pass (sold out) or Single-Session Championship Day ticket will provide access to the game.
- The Women's Championship game will begin at 1:00pm on Saturday, March 3, followed by the Celebrity Charity Basketball Game at 4pm and the Men's Championship game at 7pm.
- CIAA Toyota Fan Fest will be held on Friday, March 2 and Saturday, March 3 from 12:00pm to 8:00pm.
- Single Session tickets are on-sale now via Ticketmaster and can also be purchased at Bojangles' Coliseum and Spectrum Center box offices.
Your purchase supports scholarships for CIAA institutions and its students
- Save time when you pre-pay with Laz Parking and support the CIAA scholarship fund. When you download and reserve parking via LAZ, the CIAA will receive a percentage of each reservation.
- Lyft is providing $5 off 2 rides for CIAA fans with the use of the code CIAA2018.
- A complimentary Uptown Charlotte shuttle service will operate Tuesday, February 27 and Wednesday, February 28, 8:30am to 12:00am, from the Charlotte Convention Center (boarding on Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd) and EpiCenter (boarding on Trade Street). Shuttle service will operate every 30 minutes between Uptown and Bojangles Coliseum.
- For optimal ways to get around Charlotte during the tournament, visitors are encouraged to utilize the Charlotte Area Transit System’s (CATS) LYNX Light Rail, the CityLYNX Gold Line streetcar, bus service including the free Gold Rush shuttle, and the city's B-cycle bike sharing program with more than 24 stations near and around Center City. For more information, visit ridetransit.org and charlotte.bcycle.com.
- The Career Expo, Toyota Fan Fest, Coors Light Day Party, and Super Saturday are all FREE events to attend during the week that are open to the public. **Must be 21 to attend the Coors Light Day Party
- Tickets are available and required for our official step shows and parties including the Old School Skate Party, Official CIAA Day Party & Silent Disco, Step Show Throwdown, Step Show Afterparty, Step Show Step Off, and Celebrity Charity Basketball Game After Party.
- The 2018 CIAA Tournament mobile app gives fans an opportunity to manage their Tournament week schedule right in the palm of their hands. Purchase tickets, book hotels, create your own personal schedule, and access exclusive coupons and offers for local attractions and restaurants during the week. The mobile app is available for download on Apple and Android devices.