Makeup Date Set for Tuesday, January 17, 2017

(ATLANTA, Jan. 11, 2017 ) – Due to inclement weather that has hit the area, specifically Donner Pass and Interstate 80 near Sierra, Nevada, the Harlem Globetrotters 2017 World Tour stop in Reno that was scheduled for Thursday, January 12 at the Reno Events Center has been rescheduled.

Ticket holders are encouraged to hold on to their tickets, as the Harlem Globetrotters will return to Reno next week for a makeup date on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.  All previously purchased tickets will be honored for the rescheduled game.  Tickets are now on sale for the rescheduled show on January 17th.   For those who have purchased tickets and cannot attend the rescheduled game, ticket refunds will be available at the original point of purchase.  The Reno Events Center Box Office will be open at 10 a.m. on the day of the rescheduled game and from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. tomorrow (Thursday, January 12) to handle refund questions.

The Harlem Globetrotters® are legendary worldwide, synonymous with one-of-a-kind family entertainment and great basketball skills for the past 90 years. Throughout their history, the Original Harlem Globetrotters have showcased their iconic talents in 122 countries and territories on six continents, often breaking down cultural and societal barriers while providing fans with their first-ever basketball experience. Proud inductees of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, the Globetrotters have entertained hundreds of millions of fans – among them popes, kings, queens, and presidents – over nine thrilling decades. The American Red Cross is the official charity of the Harlem Globetrotters. Sponsored by Entenmann’s Donuts ®, Ticket Galaxy and Baden Sports, Harlem Globetrotters International, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Herschend Enterprises, the largest family-owned themed entertainment company in the U.S. For the latest news and information about the Harlem Globetrotters, visit the Globetrotters' official Web site: www.harlemglobetrotters.com and follow them on Twitter @Globies.