March Madfest

"The second All-American game, the Valley’s top 25 high school players will showcase their skills."

Celebrities and high school basketball all-stars will fill Westgate when the second annual March Madfest comes to town from 6 to 9 p.m. March 22.

Notable personalities scheduled to appear include former Apollo High School star and Super Bowl champion Prince Amukamara, former National Basketball Association player Cedric Ceballos, actor Ser’Darius Blain (“Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle”), local rapper Futuristic and the Harlem Globetrotters’ Maxwell Pearce and Samuel Diaz, among others.

The evening will showcase the top 25 high school boy and girl players’ talents in two all-star games. After a celebrity third game, spectators can stay to meet the players.

The High School All-American Girls game is from 6 to 7 p.m., with the High School All-American Boys game to follow from 7 to 8 p.m. The second All-American game, the Valley’s top 25 high school players will showcase their skills.

The celebrity game, in which celebrity athletes, former players, actors, entertainers and local legends will take to the court for a five-on-five match, is scheduled from 8 to 9 p.m.

In addition to Amukamara, Ceballos, Blain, Futuristic,  Pearce and Diaz, the celebrity roster includes Anthony Michaels (“Ink Master” season 7 winner), comedian Brandon Armstrong, streetball star Larry “Bone Collector” Williams, international slam dunk champion Guy Dupuy, Brendon Lavendar and Ikhor athlete Issac White, among others to be added.

For more information, visit westgateaz.com.