The Portland Trail Blazers and the NBA will host the NBA All Star Game in Portland, Oregon, this year.
The game will take place March 19-22 at the Moda Center.
The NBA announced the date on Monday.
The event will also include a parade and other events throughout the city, which is expected to draw a crowd of more than 4 million fans.
The Blazers and NBA will also hold a pre-game ceremony and the official opening of the Modas Center.
Portland is expected a big draw to the game, with a city that has long hosted the NBA all-star game, and the state’s basketball tradition has been on display at the arena since 1999.