Annual Turkey Shootout

Don’t Miss Out on the Natick Turkey Shootout!

Established in 1995, the Turkey Shootout is a Natick Travel Basketball tradition that brings together over 100 teams on Thanksgiving weekend for a weekend of basketball and fun. The tournament hosts boys and girls travel basketball teams in Grades 4-8 from all over the state. The Turkey Shootout is a fantastic way to kick off the travel basketball season each fall.

The tournament follows MetroWest League rules and uses board-certified referees. All teams play in three games over the Friday, Saturday and Sunday after Thanksgiving.

Additional information regarding this year’s Turkey Shootout will be provided below when available.

2023 Natick Travel Basketball Turkey Shootout – We’re back!

Link to register for the 2023 Natick Travel Basketball Turkey Shootout – click here 

When: November 24th, 25th, 26th

Age Divisions: 

Boys 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th & 8th  

Girls 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th & 8th 

Divisions: A & B Divisions for all grades 

Registration Deadline: November 23rd

Format and Price: 3 games – $350 per team 


There will be no playoff games or trophies. This is a pre-season tournament designed to get your teams ready for competitive league basketball. Teams will be taken on a first come, first serve basis. Excellent location near Routes 95/Mass Pike/Route 9. Games will be 32-minutes with stop time. I.A.A.B.O. Board Officials. Concession stands with refreshments. Committed to grouping teams of comparable ability (town travel teams only).

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