With the Kind Cotton Holiday Basketball tournament set to begin on Dec. 27, the Pine Bluff Convention Center has announced policies for fans planning to attend the games. They include the following:

1. No outside food or beverages

2. No food vendors are allowed on parking lots around the convention center, hotel, and

City Hall parking lots

3. A $10.00 charge on the controlled parking lots. No reentry upon leaving the parking


4. No outside alcohol allowed in the convention center

5. No Smoking inside the convention center

6. Any unlawful items are subject to confiscation and the person in possession of such

items is subject to arrest

7. No balloons or noisemakers

8. No backpacks, fanny packs. Purses larger than 10”x10” are prohibited

9. No weapons

10. Vehicles parked illegally will be towed

11. Everyone must go through a security checkpoint to gain entry to the event. All carried

items and entrants will be subject to search. Prohibited items must be returned to the

owner’s car or discarded

The sponsors and organizers of the King Cotton Holiday Classic look forward to a safe and

successful event for families, out of town guests and the local community