Uptown arcade, Up-Down, recently put the finishing touches on their newly built rooftop and will open it up with a bang. In conjunction with Bauhaus, their monthly Nintendo 64 tournament will once again feature Super Smash Brothers. The tourney starts at 6PM sharp and will be double elimination. The three stages used will be: DK Jungle, Kirby’s Dreamland, and Peach’s Castle. Click the link below for more information and good luck if you decide to enter.
Red Bull is hosting their annual 1 on 1 basketball tournament this Sunday, August 25th at Chicago’s historical Jackson Park. Registration for the tourney starts at 11AM but only the first 64 players will be allowed to take the court so if you plan on participating, get there EARLY. All ballers must be atleast 16 but anyone under 18 will have to have a parent/guardian present to sign a waiver. The games begin at noon sharp and the winner gets to take a trip to Alcatraz to play in the final, if you don’t have anything else going on this Sunday make sure to get on down there and compete or simply go and check out some of the cities best hoopers. Take a look at last year’s finals below.