The Special Olympics Montana State Basketball Tournament will be held Friday and Saturday in Butte and Ramsay.
A pregame celebration for invited guests will kick off action Thursday night at the Butte Civic Center Annex. Thursday’s activities include a high-five lineup and the opening ceremony, which begins at 6:30.
The tournament will include more than 40 teams and around 900 athletes from all across the state.
The tournament will use 12 courts at the same time. Games will be played at the Maroon Activities Center, East Middle School, the Civic Center Annex, Whittier Elementary, Butte High (Richardson and old gym), Butte Central High School, West Elementary and the Ramsay School.