Hoops on the Ave: A Celebration of Streetball Culture Powered by The Collective Standard

Basketball player dunking the ball in the hoop

Salisbury, MD – April 8, 2024 – Mark Your Calendars! The third annual Hoops on the Ave is set to take place on Saturday, June 22nd, from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., infusing Downtown Salisbury, MD, with an electrifying blend of art, culture, and music. 

“We’re thrilled to partner with Downtown Salisbury to bring Hoops on the Ave to life this year, uniting the community in celebration of basketball and urban arts,” said Ashlee Laughlin, Lead Strategist at The Collective Standard. ” This festival embodies community, collaboration, and excitement, and we’re eager to realize this vision in a new landscape.” 

Drew Davis, Co-curator of Hoops on the Ave and partner at The Collective Standard, highlighted, “As we enter our third year, our aim is to amplify the essence of streetball culture. The City of Salisbury has graciously embraced this event, and at The Collective Standard, we remain dedicated to delivering exceptional programming for our community.” 

In exciting news, we are proud to announce that for the men’s elite category, the prize pot has been raised to $2500, adding to the anticipation of this years’ event. 

Registration for tournament brackets is now open at hoopsontheave.com. Secure your place or register your team for an unforgettable celebration. Explore registration, vendor opportunities, sponsorships, and event details on the official Hoops on the Ave website. 

For further inquiries, please contact us directly at info@collectivestandard.co.