Thursday Night Thrillers (TNT) Youth Basketball League

Sponsored by Discover Financial 

2023's Thursday Night Thrillers was a huge success! There was zero violence on and off the courts. With over 20 teams participating over the 5 week period this event helped countless students play ball during the summer months while creating a positive and encouraging environment. A big thanks goes to all of our sponsors, including Discover Financial, Bimbo Bakeries, Whitehall PD, African American Male Wellness Agency, MyBall, Real Situations Inc and many more! 

6-10 p.m., Thursdays, June 27-August 8, 2024

John Bishop Park, 4815 Etna Road

View Court and Parking Map Here 

2023 parking   


The City of Whitehall has partnered with Real Situations to host a summer basketball league for Central Ohio high school athletes. Each Tuesday, 20 teams from across the region will travel to Whitehall to battle it out for the TNT champion title.

In addition to the games, league play nights will feature special give aways, food trucks, access to a splashpad and playground and other family-friendly activities. 

Weekly Lineup - Each week join in the 50/50 raffle to help support activities and check out the amazing giveaways!

  Tentative Line-up  More Details to Come
June 29 Youth Shoe Give Away
Join Local Pro Athletes
Donate Shoes by dropping them off at the Whitehall Police Station, 365 S Yearling Rd
An anonymous donor is matching all shoe donations as of June 20th! 
July 6 A local Family will receive a new furniture set!  
July 13    
July 20    
July 27 Free Hair Cuts  

The Whitehall Police Department and Whitehall Parks and Recreation is excited to host Thursday Night Thrillers in John Bishop Park. This program is made possible through a partnership with RealSituations, Inc. and the African American Wellness Agency. By joining with these amazing organizations, we can all make a difference in youth violence this summer!

Ready to Support this Great Event?

Are you interested in supporting Thursday Night Thrillers through an in-kind donation, volunteering or a financial contribution?  Please submit your information through our JotForm and we will be in touch soon!