LUDINGTON GUS MACKER 3-ON-3 CHARITY BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT
2022 Event Dates: June 18-19
The 30th Anniversary of Gus Macker in Ludington
Gus Macker is a nationally recognized 3-on-3 tournament, which is produced by local communities. Teams of various ages, sizes and talent compete against other teams of similar makeup for a chance to win top-quality trophies. By prohibiting alcohol or tobacco-related sponsors, the Macker has maintained the wholesome nature and pure fun of the event, which draws players, spectators and media. The Gus Macker provides an overall economic impact to tournament sites, bringing thousands of players and fans into the community. In addition, the local organizers donate proceeds from their event to local charities.
MORE THAN $1.3 MILLION TO LUDINGTON CHARITIES
Hundreds of thousands of dollars are brought into the Mason County community by this event. Over $1.3 million dollars have benefited our local charities throughout the years. Ludington’s Gus Macker provides a great financial boost to our community, benefitting our region economically many times over. As in past years, The Gus Macker committee has reached the 900 team limit, bringing in 4,000 players and an estimated spectator crowd of 25,000 to the Ludington region. In 2019, a total of $12,500 was given directly to charities.
Hosted by the Ludington & Scottville Area Chamber of Commerce and these proud sponsors:
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Friday, June 18
Registration – 3 – 8 pm
Saturday, June 19
Registration – 7 am – 11:30 am
Opening Ceremonies – 8 am
Top Men’s Court
Games Begin at 8:30 am
Slam Dunk Contest after games finish
Approximately 6 pm
Top Men’s Court
Sunday, June 20
Games Begin at 8 am
Event Location : Downtown Ludington at Stearns Park Beach