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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September 9, 2016 | Culligan City of Palms Classic reveals 2016 tournament lineup

Nation’s top high school basketball tournament to tip off in magnificent new arena   The countdown is on! Just 100 days until the tip off of the 44th Annual ...Read More

August 31, 2016 | Culligan City of Palms Classic tickets are now on sale

The nation’s top high school basketball tournament moving to the new Suncoast Credit Union Arena at FSW   As the USA Basketball teams celebrate their Rio gol...Read More