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THROWBACK THURSDAY: The First Year Of Hoopfest

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    Spokane's Hoopfest is the biggest 3-on-3 basketball tournament in the world - hooping out on June 29 and 30th, 2013.More >>
    Spokane's Hoopfest is the biggest 3-on-3 basketball tournament in the world. Join 7,000 teams, 3,000 volunteers, 225,000 fans on 450 courts spanning 42 city blocks!  Plus, enjoy shopping, food and interactive entertainment on June 28th and 29th, 2014.
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SPOKANE, Wash. - This week we look back at the first year of Hoopfest!

The tournament drew big crowds, big hair and short shorts to the streets of downtown Spokane in 1990, and at the time, no one knew it would turn into the biggest 3-on-3 basketball tournament in the world.  

Were you there? How was it? Let us know on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/KHQLocalNews?ref_type=bookmark
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