CIAA Basketball Tournament to Return to Baltimore | Sports Destination Management

CIAA Basketball Tournament to Return to Baltimore

Jan 26, 2023

The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association(CIAA®), the nation's oldest historically Black athletic conference, is now offering a variety of ticket and hotel options for the 2023 Men's and Women's Basketball Championship Tournament set to tip-off February 21-25 at the newly renamed CFG Bank Arena in Baltimore, MD.

General admission ticket packages, which include all men's and women's games held during the tournament week, are available starting at $225 via Ticketmaster by visiting HERE. Group sales inquiries can be made via the conference office by emailing Jenell Howard at or by calling 704-910-2133, Ext. 405. For special ticket promotions or more information about the 2023 CIAA Basketball Tournament in Baltimore, visit

Fans, alumni, and attendees wishing to make hotel reservations can select and book their lodging for Baltimore by contacting ConferenceDirect or by calling 844-293-6678.In addition to the highly anticipated CIAA Basketball Championship, the annual tournament will again offer fan-favorite events for all ages, including Super Saturday, step shows and concerts as well as Fan Fest, High School Education Day and Career Expo, and more. This year's tournament will also mark the unveiling of CFG Arena's $200 million renovation backed by celebrity investors including basketball star and Maryland-raised Kevin Durant, Grammy Award-winning musician Pharrell Williams and pro football Hall of Fame linebacker Ray Lewis.

Businesses seeking to activate in Vendor Village at Fan Fest, tournament week's signature ancillary experience, can apply and learn more details HERE

Participant registration and vending opportunities for Career Expo as well as CIAA Education Day, which attracts over 6,000+ students annually, are now available HERE.The CIAA and its partners are committed to providing a safe and healthy environment throughout tournament week and will follow all state and local COVID-19 guidelines and protocols. 

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