The Nation’s #1 High School Basketball Tournament

One of Southwest Florida’s most exciting events is the City of Palms Basketball Classic. 2016 marks the forty-fourth year of the top tournament in the nation featuring the highest ranked players and teams. This year’s tournament will move to the Suncoast Credit Union Arena at Florida SouthWestern State College. Learn More

DECEMBER 16-21, 2016

Classic Basketball Inc. is a 501c3 not-for-profit corporation created for the purpose of managing the City of Palms Classic-the number one high school tournament in the nation.

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June 8, 2016 | Culligan City of Palms Classic honored with Chrysalis Award

Recognition comes as tournament prepares to move into new home for 2016 The Culligan City of Palms Classic is honored to be the recipient of the 2016 Chrysalis Award i...Read More

January 29, 2016 | Culligan City of Palms Classic brings Donny O’s Backcourt Café to its new venue

Twenty-two-year-old institution will continue serving up great food, funds for Bishop Verot Catholic High School   The Culligan City of Palms Classic may ha...Read More