ASAA Basketball

Get in on the excitement! March Madness Alaska is one of the state's largest high school championship tournaments. With 80 teams participating and playing more than 110 basketball games over two weekends, this single tournament brings together top-flight high school players from across Alaska. With all that action, it's no wonder friends and family are courtside to support their kids and students. The action takes place in the Alaska Airlines Center on the UAA campus. The 1A and 2A schools play March 13-16, 2024, and the 3A and 4A teams hit the hardcourt March 20-23, 2024.

Extracurricular Activities in Anchorage

Besides cheering for your favorite basketball team, check out the city’s great restaurants and shopping centers, hit the slopes or take a day tour.

Tack on an educational opportunity with a visit to one of Anchorage’s museums, historical or cultural centers, or make a splash at Alaska’s only indoor water park. Catch a performance. Internationally renowned performers join local talent onstage, while countless festivals, a variety of cultural affairs and talented artists thrive amid inspiring surroundings.

Other Points of Interest

Check out the ASAA State Basketball Championships for tournament details.

Team Dining

Fuel up for the big competition, or celebrate a win in style. Anchorage restaurants come in all shapes and size, and many can fit the whole team at the table. From casual dining like pizza and pasta to burgers and fries, buffets to international dining, there’s something for everyone here. Plentiful options just minutes away from major hotels mean athletes never have to travel far to fill up.

Transportation options

Pick up a rental that gets the whole team there on time. From sedans to 15 passenger vans Anchorage car rental companies have the right vehicle for the group. Or let someone else do the driving by hiring a bus, van or motorcoach.


Get the best prices on Alaska’s widest selection of goods. From the essentials to name brand fashions and the latest electronics, Anchorage shopping can’t be beat. Shop the malls, check out local boutiques or stock up at stores like Costco. Anchorage has the widest variety in all of Alaska.