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21 top collegiate teams to play 19 games across Thanksgiving week at Acrisure Arena

Several of the nation’s top collegiate basketball teams will gather in the desert during the week of Thanksgiving for the Acrisure Series. The Acrisure Series includes the Acrisure Classic, Acrisure Invitational and the inaugural Acrisure Holiday Invitational. It will be the nation’s largest combined multiple-team event at a single site. “We are excited to once

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Local agencies to conduct mass casualty incident drill at Acrisure Arena on March 4

A mass casualty incident drill will take place next Monday at Acrisure Arena and local hospitals, authorities announced today.    “The goal of this multi-agency drill is to test emergency protocols/procedures and to practice the operational responses of personnel and agencies during an emergency event,” Riverside County Sheriff’s Department Sgt. Jeff Cryder said in a

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Sprinkler malfunction damages giant chalk mural of Janet Jackson painted in Palm Springs

A sprinkler malfunction damaged a giant mural of the legendary Janet Jackson that took 14 hours to paint in downtown Palm Springs. On Thursday, Southern California artist Amanda Harris-Gibbs spent 14 hours painstakingly creating a chalk mural of five-time GRAMMY®️ Award-winning Rock and Roll Hall of Fame®️ Inductee Janet Jackson.  The massive 13’ x 13’ chalk

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Twenty-nine Palms band of Mission Indians donates 1,000 NCAA tickets to students

The Twenty-Nine Palms Band of Mission Indians has donated 1,000 tickets to local students to attend the Acrisure Invitational, the NCAA Basketball Tournament held Thanksgiving weekend, November 24-25, 2023 at Acrisure Arena. Students in the Coachella Valley Unified School District, Desert Sands Unified School District, Palm Springs Unified School District, and Morongo Unified School District were recipients of

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USC, San Diego State basketball teams to play in 2024 Acrisure Classic

The USC and San Diego State University basketball teams and additional NCAA Division 1 teams will participate in the 2024 Acrisure Classic here in the Coachella Valley, Acrisure Arena officials announced on Monday. Thanksgiving in the desert next year! 🦃🌵— USC Men’s Basketball (@USC_Hoops) November 20, 2023 The announcement comes on the heels of

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