FINAL FOUR BASKETBALL 2023
APRIL 2023 | NRG STADIUM | HOUSTON | TEXAS
March Madness is the most intense, compelling and unpredictable three weeks of sports in the USA featuring the best of the country’s 68 college basketball teams, and the birthplace of the NBA’s future legends. From upsets to buzzer-beaters, nothing matches the agony and ecstasy of college basketball’s season-ending NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament. From its onset in 1938, this National Tournament was considered the most prestigious journey in college basketball. Interest in the championship finals reaches fever pitch with over 60 million filling out a bracket each year and over 10.5 million average TV viewers per game, meaning demand for access to this one of a kind tournament has never been stronger with the finals now a “must do” event for every sports fan.
Our Final Four Curation weekend builds on what is already the most intense, compelling and unpredictable sporting weekend in the USA. We put you at the heart of the action as some of basketball’s future greats take to the court. Get up close and personal to past NBA greats as your celebrity hosts take you and your guests on a virtual tour behind the scenes; offering insights into the tactics and key plays of the day, for an unforgettable insider experience.
FINAL FOUR BASKETBALL CURATION EXPERIENCE
With March Madness reaching its climax in Houston Texas, combine this bucket list event with energetic sports made cuity perched near the Gulf of Mexico. With its rich history with unrivalled foodie spots and a host of entertainment on hand it provides the perfect base for the greatest show on court!
Upon arrival your dedicated Curation Connoisseur will welcome you to you 5* accomodation in Central Houston. Get settled in and weclome your guests to a champagne reception ahead of tip-off. Its a short hop from there to the centre of the action at the NRG Stadium. Arrive in plenty of time to soak up all that is unique about this amazing event, experiencing the various fan zones around the stadium. Be courtside well ahead of game time in the best seats in the house as one of America’s biggest sporting traditions unfolds and sends millions of basketball fans into a synchronized frenzy. Sit back and take in what is guaranteed to be a game of a lifetime.
After a morning spent relaxing we Tip off your March Madness Finals Day by hosting you and your guests at Potente, one the most exclusive venues at the heart of the vibrant city center. Here you will enjoy your own private March Madness lunch party, the perfect opportunity for you and your guests to catch up and unwind with free flowing cocktails from a fully-stocked premium bar. Lunch will provide a tour of some of the very best Texan & International cuisine, whilst our basketball celebrity entertainment featuring a panel of NBA legends, such as Christian Laettner, Grant Hill and Ralph Sampson share their life stories and anecdotes, exposing your guests to the rich traditions and tactics of these intense finals. A quick hop and you are once again courtside at the heart of the action as some of basketball’s future greats take to the court to close out March Madness with what is sure be an unbelievable climax.
The above is an outline of how we have curated Final Four Basketball for our clients. We recognize that your needs are as unique as your business, therefore we invite you to challenge us to curate your perfect Final Four Basketball experience.
After your action packed Semi-Finals Day courtside, continue your sporting thrills at the Golf Club of Houston, home of the Houston Open. With the challenge of the Tournament Course awaiting which has made champions of the likes of Fred Couples, Vijay Singh, Adam Scott and Phil Mickelson to name a few. After a sumptuous lunch master your drive, get to grips with your chipping and perfect your putting in our Golf Clinic hosted by your very own PGA coach. Take what you have learnt from the clinic straight onto the course as you Tee it up alongside your NBA Legends, tackle the course alonside these greats as they share their life stories and anecdotes to keep the final four buzz well and truly alive. Conclude your day back as the 19th hole back, as the Club House prepares a typical Texan grill out for you and your guest to enjoy as you recall the highlights and inevitable low lights of your round.
IT WAS A PLEASURE WORKING WITH CURATION BY MARCUS EVANS TO HOST YET ANOTHER VERY SUCCESSFUL EVENT. EVERY DETAIL WAS CONSIDERED AND EVERY ISSUE WAS ADDRESSED EFFICIENTLY AND CONFIDENTLY TO ENSURE THAT OUR HIGH END GUESTS HAD A TRULY MEMORABLE WEEKEND. I LOOK FORWARD TO WORKING WITH YOU AGAIN IN THE FUTURE.
Group Chief Executive Officer, SYNCREON
YOUR CURATION CONNOISSEUR
Our international network of passionate curation connoisseurs provide unrivalled local knowledge, armed with little black books full of numbers that unlock the most exclusive access and hidden gems; making the impossible possible is what drives them. Challenge us to secure you access to ”the” red carpet event of the season, inside the ropes access to get you closer to your golfing icon, or a tactical pre Super Bowl briefing from an NFL legend.
CURATION BY MARCUS EVANS
With more than 30 offices around the world, our local presence in all regional markets connects us to the world’s most influential communities. These connections provide our clients with unparalleled privileges and access to many of the world’s invite-only events, as well as last minute availability to otherwise sold-out sports, cultural and entertainment events. Our track record of more than 35 years puts us in a unique position to unlock the incredibly emotive power of sports, culture and entertainment within our clients' business to deliver once in a lifetime experiences that live long in the memory of their most important clients.
IN PARTNERSHIP WITH
Thuzio is a valued partner which sources renowned athletes and sports personas which we have paired with our Final Four experience. As experts in their field, Thuzio provides unrivaled access to the greatest stories in sports and the legends who lived them allowing our guests to have the most memorable experience to take home after the nets have been cut in Atlanta.
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