NEW ORLEANS, LA— On Saturday, July 6, 2013, NOLA FOR LIFE Midnight Basketball will be cancelled in observance of the Independence Day holiday weekend.
NOLA FOR LIFE Midnight Basketball will resume as normal next Saturday, July 13, 2013 at 8pm.
NOLA FOR LIFE Midnight Basketball consists of a series of 5-on-5 tournaments from 8pm to midnight each Saturday until August 3, 2013 at Joe W. Brown Recreational Center. It is free of charge and open to males over 16 years old. In addition to providing safe recreational opportunities in crime hot spots for young men through the game of basketball, mentorship and educational support are also key components of the program.