After 2 years and 2 month away from the boardwalk, the Venice Basketball League is officially back.

Starting August 8th with our open run draft at 11am where new talent will get a chance to get drafted on a VBL franchise followed by a Veterans vs Rookie game!

Sunday the 15th will officially kick off the league with 6 games, 12 teams, all at the hoopers paradise.

To sign up for the draft please use THIS LINK 

The tryout will begin with 11am check in. Then followed with drills, skills, and runs starting at 12pm. At 2pm the draft will commence with a minimum of 12 people drafted. 2-4p will feature Rookies VS OG’s all star game!


The good vibes won’t stop here!

We have a packed schedule of non-stop veniceball for you this summer!

VBL Draft august 8th

VBL Future Stars Day August 14th

VBL pre-season + backpack giveaway August 13th @ Crete Academy aka “The Nip”

VBL week 1 august 15th

VBL week 2 august 21st Sports Day LA + Activate Uptown Long Beach with the Hoopbus

VBL week 3 august 22nd

Uball League tournament august 28th Bolsa Chica

VBL week 4 august 29th

VBL week 5 sep Watts Oasis Sep 3rd

VBL week 6 Sep 4th

Quarters September 11th

Semi Finals September 18th

Ron Beals Day sep 19


Hoopbus Chicago is officially on the road thanks to Breakthrough, the Chicago Bulls, Arnie Duncan and so many more… Zer and Franny took the lead to renovate this beautiful court in Rockford to celebrate the launch. Please visit if you’d like to support.

Please be sure to checkout our shop on the way out! Lots of new products coming out this week.

Peace & Buckets
Nicko & the Veniceball Family

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