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Harlem Wizards Returning To Spotswood For Slam Dunk Fun

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The Harlem Wizards will be returning to Spotswood High School on October 30 to take on an all-star team from the Spotswood School District. Credits: Dawn Miller
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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Harlem Wizards will be hitting the basketball court at the Spotswood High School Gymnasium on Monday, October 30 at 6:30 p.m. to take on a team of Spotswood School District teachers and staff.

The Harlem Wizards have been showing off their prowess on the court for more than 50 years. They began their slam dunk basketball and comedy show in 1962. It was the brainchild of New York sports promoter, Howie Davis. The Wizards bring together basketball showmanship, comedy and audience participation to give people a noteworthy night of family-friendly entertainment.

This widely popular community evening will be hosted by the Spotswood PTA. Proceeds from the Wizards' game will go to benefit the Spotswood PTA, which hosts numerous activities throughout the district, including book fairs, ice cream socials, bingo and drop-and-go's events.

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Advanced tickets are $12 and can be purchased online at the Harlem Wizards' website. Tickets will be available at the door on the night of the game for $15 if the event isn't sold out.

Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for a 6:30 p.m. tip off. Spotswood High School is located at 105 Summerhill Road.

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