The Nation’s #1 High School Basketball Tournament

One of Southwest Florida’s most exciting events is the City of Palms Basketball Classic. 2015 marks the forty-third year of the top tournament in the nation featuring the highest ranked players and teams.

DECEMBER 18-23, 2015

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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September 10, 2015 | Culligan City of Palms Classic Moving to Florida SouthWestern State College in 2016

After 22 years at Bishop Verot High School, the tournament can accommodate its growth at Suncoast Credit Union Arena   Officials of The Culligan City of Palms ...Read More

August 17, 2015 | City of Palms Classic: Selecting the teams

For six days each December, 26 or so teams – packed with some of the best young talent in the world – turn Bishop Verot High School and Fort Myers into the capital of...Read More