|Join us for our INAUGURAL FAN FEST at The Summit League Basketball Championships|
|Hours: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.|
|Dates: March 4-5, 2017|
|Location: Sioux Falls Arena|
|FREE ADMISSION | NO TOURNAMENT TICKET NEEDED|
FAN FEST ACTIVITIES
SUMMIT LEAGUE MERCHANDISE
Purchase official Summit League merchandise and enter a drawing to win a pair of Summit League kicks pre-designed in the school of your choice.
FIGHT HUNGER – Feeding South Dakota
Help fight hunger and donate food or money to Feeding South Dakota for a chance to spin the prize wheel and win several prizes or enter a drawing.
JUMP ZONE – Carolan Rental *WRISTBAND REQUIRED*
Bounce around and have some fun. (This area is reserved for children 3-7 years of age.)
THE NEXT SUMMIT LEAGUE MVP – Keloland *WRISTBAND REQUIRED*
You may not be able to read this yet but you know what to do. Show them what you got! (This area is reserved for children 5 years of age and under.)
SHARP SHOOTER – Sanford Health *WRISTBAND REQUIRED*
With 30-seconds on the clock, how many three-point shots can you make? The fan that hits the most three-pointers each day will win a Summit League prize.
AROUND THE SUMMIT – SportGames *WRISTBAND REQUIRED*
Take your best shot at surpassing Summit League season field goal percentage record and hit shots from 10 different areas on the court. The Summit League single season record holders for field goal percentage are Pete Freeman (Akron, 1990-91) with a .700 field goal percentage and Myndee Kay Larsen (Southern Utah, 1997-98) with a .724 field goal percentage, which is also the NCAA record.
SUMMIT LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP MOMENT
Take a picture with the official Summit League championship trophy at half court. Share your photos with friends and family on social media by using #SummitFanFest.
SUMMIT LEAGUE SPIRIT PHOTO SHOOT
Show your team spirit by taking a photo with your favorite mascot, team’s jersey or team sign. Share your photos with friends and family on social media by using #SummitFanFest.
LIGHT ‘EM UP – Sanford Health *WRISTBAND REQUIRED*
Put your reaction time, coordination and agility to the test with the same equipment athletes train on at the Sanford POWER and the Sanford Sports Science Institute.
WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS – Sanford Health & First PREMIER *WRISTBAND REQUIRED*
Have you ever wondered what it feels like to cut down the net after the championship? Well here is your chance. Capture your championship moment cutting down the net and share with your friends on social media using #SummitFanFest, but whatever you do, don’t cut the net!
SHOW YOUR TEAM PRIDE – A&B Business Solutions
Fans have three different opportunities to show their team pride. Get a temporary tattoo of your favorite team or show your support by creating a custom sign to cheer your team on to victory at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center. Also, compete in the Commissioner’s Coloring Contest. Summit League Commissioner Tom Douple will pick his favorite Summit League coloring picture each day, between the men’s and women’s sessions and the lucky artists will win a Summit League prize. (Age divisions – 8 years of age and younger and 9 years of age and older. Winner need not be present, but must claim their prize at the Fan Fest).
*Please support your team in a positive manner and make all signs in good taste and sportsmanship.*
CLUTCH SHOOTER – South Dakota Corn *WRISTBAND REQUIRED*
With the game on the line how many free throws can you make out of 10. The best Summit League teams in league history boasted a free throw percentage of .800 in a single season (Men’s – Southern Utah in 2008-09 / Women’s – Fort Wayne in 2012-13). Fans who can hit the .800 percentage mark will receive a rally towel in the team color of their choice, while fans who are perfect from the stripe will receive a Summit League prize.
POP-A-SHOT CHAMPION – Paradigm Construction *WRISTBAND REQUIRED*
Grab a friend and compete to see will earn the title of “Pop-A-Shot Champion”!
A NEW PERSPECTIVE – Office of Highway Safety *WRISTBAND REQUIRED*
Test your skills against a new perspective. Your results may be surprising.
FAN FEST STAGE
Support your favorite team and get up pumped as each institution’s band, cheer and dance teams perform during pep rallies before each quarterfinal game.
Admission to the Fan Fest is free of charge. The Fan Fest is open to all ages and will include interactive games, band, cheer and dance performances, mascot appearances, merchandise and concession sales and much more...