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April 1

  • NCAA Final Four Dribble presented by Lowes Senior CLASS Award: Mercedes Benz Superdome to Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. Admission is free and only for those under the age of 18. Begins at 2 p.m. Basketball fans will have the opportunity to dribble from across town. Participants will receive a free basketball and t-shirt courtesy of the NCAA, Lowes Senior Class Award and the New Orleans Local Organizing Committee. Participants wearing their Final Four Dribble t-shirt will also receive free admission to Bracket Town on event day. Participants must be present to receive complimentary items and must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
  • Bracket Town by Coca-Cola Zero: Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. Admission is $10 for ages 12 and over, $6 for ages 3-11, college students, senior citizens, and military and free for ages 2 and under. Hours are 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Fans of all ages can test their skills and enjoy championship action with basketball competitions, clinics, performances, autograph sessions and photo ops, the latest in interactive games and demonstrations, prizes and more.
  • The Big Dance (Concert Series): Woldenberg Park. Admission is free. Hours are 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. Three-day concert series open to music fans in celebration of the NCAA Men's Final Four. In addition to the music, there will be plenty of food and activities to keep you entertained.
  • Final Four Fan Gathering Restaurants: Kentucky: Huck Finn's Cafe, French Quarter, 135 Decatur Street, New Orleans, LA 70130; Louisville: Lucy's Retired Surfers Bar & Restaurant, 701 Tchoupitoulas Street, Warehouse District, New Orleans; Ohio State: Poppy's Time Out Sports Bar & Grill, Spanish Plaza at the River, New Orleans; Kansas: The Crazy Lobster Bar & Grill, Spanish Plaza at the River, New Orleans. Restaurants from around New Orleans w adopt fans from each of the Final Four teams during championship week. Make these establishments your headquarters to meet old friends, new friends and fellow alumni.
  • NABC Guardians of the Game Awards Show by AT&T: Come see the top men's college players and coaches, as well as some legends of the game, receive awards from the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC). The Division I All-American first and second team members will be present along with two coaches making it to the NCAA Championship game. .
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