Places to Play Outdoors
The Champaign Park District maintains basketball courts in many area parks. Please visit our Parks page and search the park features for “basketball courts” to find a court near you!
Drop-In Open Gym Basketball
Both the Leonhard Recreation Center as well as the Douglass Community Center offer drop-in open gym basketball year-round at various times during the week and on weekends. Nominal fees do apply. Please visit the Leonhard and Douglass webpages for schedules and other details or call 217-398-2550.
Additional basketball leagues, tournaments, and programs may be started at any time. Be sure you check out the current Program Guide to find any programs not listed below.
Adult Basketball Leagues
Spring – Douglass All-Star Men’s Basketball League
The Douglass Community Center offers a six week long men’s league every spring. Games are played at the Douglass Community Center on Sunday afternoons. Please see the Winter/Spring Program Guide for detailed information or to register. Questions: Douglass Community Center
Adult Basketball Tournaments
NEW! Fall – Adult 3v3 (men and women)
2 halves. 12-minute running clock. 4-minute half time. Double elimination.
Adult Basketball is just around the corner and we will be trying something new this year to get ready! There will be an adult basketball 3v3 tournament at the Leonhard Recreation Center on October 22 with a $200 cash prize. Register early, as we anticipate a big turnout for this event! Questions: Leonhard Recreation Center
Douglass Winter Hoops Tournament
The Douglass Community Center often offers an adult basketball tournament each December. The tournament is typically played each third weekend the middle of the month. Please see the Fall Program Guide for detailed information or to register. Questions: Douglass Community Center.
Spring Hoops Co-Rec Tournament
The Douglass Community Center often offers a co-rec basketball tournament each spring. The tournament is typically played on a Saturday in May. Please see the Winter/Spring Program Guide for detailed information or to register. Questions: Douglass Community Center.
CU Days All-Star Basketball Tournament
Sign-up for this 8 team, double-elimination, blind draw tournament for your chance to win a $500 cash prize! Pre-register by 7/15 to guarantee your spot and receive team shirts. Tournament day registration will be accepted on a first come, first served basis from 8-9a on August 13. Tournament will begin promptly at 10am.
Questions: Tiffany.White@champaignparks.com or 217-819-3971