2014 BET Experience Fan Fest – Full Lineup Announced! (@BETExperience)


AEG and BET NETWORKS have announced the line-up for the highly anticipated BET Experience Fan Fest events, including the Celebrity Basketball Game sponsored by Sprite, SneakerCon, Slam Dunk contest, and Youth Basketball Clinics taking place at the Los Angeles Convention Center on Saturday, June 28and Sunday, June 29, 2014. All of the Sprite Basketball Court initiatives are free for fans as part of the BET Experience Fan Fest and require no registration to attend. Sprite will be on hand to keep fans refreshed on and off the court.

Talent slated to participate in Saturdays Sprite Celebrity Basketball Game includes:Snoop Dogg,Mike Epps,Flex Alexander,Brandon T. Jackson,Jay Ellis,Tank,Cory Hardrict,Bobby V,JB Smoove,Ben Lyons,Tammy T-Time Brawner,LaSean McCoy,Cedric Ceballos,Cory Maggette, Terrell Owens and Anthony Lewis. Hosted by actor, comedian and writerChris Spencer, the event will feature music by NBA All Star and celebrity DJRon Metta World Peace Artest. Teams in the Sprite Celebrity Basketball Game will be coached byWashington Redskins WR DeSean JacksonandNew York Knicks power forward Kenyon Martin. The game will be streamed LIVE onwww.BET.com.

The afternoon will feature a youth basketball clinic with former NBA StarCedric Ceballosand WNBA All StarsNneka OgwumikeandTammy T-Time Brawner. BET will also curate a basketball slam dunk competition showcasing various champions from across the country. This years Sprite Slam Dunk Contest will be judged by 1992 NBA Slam Dunk Contest championCedric Ceballosalong withTerrence RossandNneka Ogwumikeand will feature a performance byDLow. The celebrity judges will score dunks based on creativity, crowd interaction and other metrics.

BET Experience at L.A. LIVE is excited to partner with Sprite as the sponsor of SneakerConan anchor of the BETX Fan Fest on Saturday, June 28 and Sunday, June 29 from 12pm 9pm.SneakerCon is the premier traveling event for sneaker connoisseurs to buy, sell and trade some of the most sought after collectible sneakers on the market. Sneaker and hip-hop cultures are synonymous, so were inviting sneaker lovers to bring their kicks collection to the SneakerCon at BET Experience. There will be special exhibits of celebrities and professional athletes sneaker collections. At the 2014BET Experience Fan Festfans can link together with their favorite celebrities under a common love for sneaker culture.

In addition to sponsoring Fan Fest events, Sprite, one of The Coca-Cola Companys most popular brands, is the presenting sponsor of Saturday nights STAPLES Center hip-hop concert featuring OutKast.

As previously announced BET Networks will make its yearly return to Los Angelesfor the City of Angels biggest music festival, theBET Experience at L.A. LIVE presented by Coca-Cola,June 27 29, 2014. Teaming up with AEG, one of the leading entertainment companies in the world and developer/operator of L.A. LIVE and STAPLES Center, the BET Experience at L.A. LIVE presented by Coca-Cola will feature three days of music and comedy concerts, 106 & PARK Live tapings, BET Fan Fest, Genius Talks, GRAMMY Museum exhibits, a signature food festival, various celebrity meet & greets and other special appearances.

Single day tickets and 3-day package for STAPLES Center and Club Nokia concerts are all on-sale now. Single day STAPLES Center tickets are priced starting at $59.50, $99.50 and $149.50. The 3-day STAPLES Center Concert ticket packages are $199, $299 and $399. Tickets for the Club Nokia shows are on-sale now with prices ranging from $25 to $79.50. Tickets can be purchased atwww.betexperience.comor atwww.AXS.com

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.

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