Fire Up for Newaygo County Gus Macker Basketball!
America's Original 3-on 3- Basketball Tournament is coming to Grant, MI July 14-16, 2023!
The River Country Chamber of Commerce of Newaygo County is thrilled to bring Gus Macker Basketball to Newaygo County. We are excited to have Cory J. Nelson Custom Homes & Contracting as a major sponsor for our 2nd tournament! Additional sponsors who have signed on in the early planning stages are Corewell Health, Leppinks and Jerry’s Towing! We are so grateful for all the community support!
Highlights to look forward to:
Slam Dunk Contest Sponsored by Jerry's Towing & Recovery!
Cash Payout: 1st Place: $250 2nd Place: $150 3rd Place: $100
3 Point Shootout Sponsored by Leppink's
Free Throw Contest
Why attend Newaygo County Gus Macker?
We have the best team committed to providing our players, staff, volunteers and guests with an amazing experience in a safe, accessible and clean environment.
We are conveniently located about 40 minutes from Grand Rapids, Big Rapids and Muskegon!
Where can we stay overnight?
We have a full list of our Members that offer lodging! Click Here!
Will there be restrooms?
So many! We have the cleanest porta jons and take pride in that. Includes handicap accessible and conveniently located in two main areas of our venue.
Is there a place to change/feed the littles?
Yes! We have a booth with privacy just for that! Tables, chairs, diapers, wipes and some extras just in case you need them! (Proudly Provided by NCPCA)
Is there medical staff on site?
Only the best! Newaygo County Emergency Services along with Corewell Health stay on site to make sure everyone is taken care of in a timely manner.
Is it pet friendly?
We ask that you keep your pets at home during this event. Thank you for understanding.
Where can we find something to eat?
We know Food! We have a full list of dining options. Click Here!
(Within 5 minutes: Old Iron Bar & Grill
, The Depot
, Grind Nutrition
, Andrea's Pizza
Our on site food trucks will be:
One Way Coffee, Snacks & Sweets
Old Iron Bar & Grill
Carlson's Almonds & Smoothies
Concession Stand with beverages and light snacks
♦Our tournament broke the record in 2022 for the most registrations for a first year location.
♦Our event committee took home the 2023 Gus Macker National Conference Community Game Night Championship!
♦We had about 250 smiling faces to help this event be the success it was!
►Food Vendor Registration & Information
With ten plus sub-committees there are a lot of opportunities to get involved, please contact Kelly or Rachael at 231-652-3068 with questions.