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CIAA Tournament

Creating New Legacies

February 21-26, 2022

After going virtual in 2021, the CIAA Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournament is headed to Charm City February 21-26, 2022.

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Book Baltimore for 2022

There are so many exciting things to do in Baltimore while you are here for the tournament!

BoP Pass

Get your free BoP Pass and discover Baltimore’s Black museums, restaurants, shops and other cultural and historical attractions throughout the city—exploring over a few hours or a few days. Learn more and get the pass now.


Get Involved

We look forward to welcoming over 100,000 excited fans to Baltimore and showing them the authentic Charm City we all know and love.

Students, alumni and basketball fans come together every year for this longstanding tradition—it’s more than a basketball championship; it’s a social event and a family reunion. Join us in welcoming the CIAA to Baltimore, there are several ways to be part of the action:

Show off your Baltimore pride

Represent the city as an official tournament volunteer by taking a shift at this week-long event. Email Bon Whiting at to schedule.

Become a Local Contributor

Learn how your company or institution can be part of this exciting event, get in touch to discuss opportunities:

Anjelica Butcher
Local Contributor Coordinator

Become a Fan Fest Vendor

Submit your application to be a vendor during the CIAA Fan Fest. As an exhibitor, you will have the opportunity to sell your goods, services and distribute information from one of the largest attended venues during CIAA Week.

For any questions or inquiries, please contact

Attend Diversity, Equity & Inclusion training

Free training with a focus on the history of the CIAA and how to create an inclusive environment. The next training will be January 19 – stay tuned for details.

Buy tickets and attend the games and events

Basketball, social events, educational seminars, Fan Fest and more happening all week long. For tickets and tournament schedule, visit The CIAA Website.

Get social

Follow and engage with Visit Baltimore and the CIAA and help amplify the message across your social channels.

Local Contributors


Maryland Office of Tourism logo




Bank of America




Downtown Partnership of Baltimore




Steve Harvey Foundation

T. Rowe Price





Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr


Please contact us:

Visit Baltimore – CIAA Inquiries/ Event Inquiries

Sonjie DeCaires
Visit Baltimore CIAA Event Consultant

Visit Baltimore – Local Baltimore Information

Bon Whiting
Senior Project Manager

John Chrissomallis
Chief Inspector
Board of Liquor License Commissioners

Staci Russell
Assistant Executive Secretary
Board of Liquor License Commissioners

Michelle Abbott-Cole
Operations Officer III
Department of Transportation

Visit Baltimore Merch

Show off your Baltimore pride in style with t-shirts, hats and hoodies featuring the Visit Baltimore logo. Plus get your hands on our one-of-a-kind posters.