You Got Next: Basketball Festival at the Kent YMCA

Last updated: September 30, 2022, at 9:56 a.m. PT

Originally published: September 1, 2022, at 12:02 p.m. PT

Basketball coach leading a group of kids

The Y would like to extend a special thanks to our community partners and supporters for their collaboration on the You Got Next Basketball Festival on Saturday, September 24 that served over 500 youth including:

Seattle Sports Commission | King County Play Equity Group | Force 10 3x3 | Fenix Basketball | Converge Media | Healthpoint | Stepping Stone Pediatrics | R3Bar | U-Power | Special Olympics | Seattle Adaptive | Living Well Kent | CompuKidz Worldwide | Impact Schools | Gatorade | Coca-Cola | Amazon | Seattle Children’s Hospital | U.N.I Selfie | Dick’s Sporting Goods

The event was a day of family fun centered around the opportunity to participate in various forms of basketball programming and engage with local community-based organizations. Activities included: a youth 3×3 tournament, food trucks, giveaways, community resource fair, skill development and contests, unified programming with Special Olympics WA and Seattle Adaptive Sports, vaccinations, lawn games, free play, and more. Each youth that was registered and attended the event received a free t-shirt and basketball.

Group of boys playing basketball, one making a high jump to dunk.
Group of people wearing You Got Next or holding shirt.
Group of boys at basketball event posting for photo
Group of basketball players in wheelchairs playing ball
















































Category: Youth & Family