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Paul Bunyan Classic Tournament

2020 - 23rd Annual Paul Bunyan Classic


2020 marks the 23rd year for the Brainerd Paul Bunyan Classic youth basketball tournament, which remains one of the premier weekends of basketball in the State of Minnesota, both for the competition and the winter weekend destination location! 

We offer two tournament weekends for players in 5th - 8th grade.  One weekend for boys and one for girls.  The games are played on Saturday and Sundays only with No Friday night games.

Boys 5-8 Tournament Weekend: February 8-9, 2020

Girls 5-8 Tournament Weekend: February 15-16, 2020

Online registration is available along with lodging specials from our sponsor, Cragun's Resort!

New this Year!

We are holding two tournament days for players in 3rd & 4th grade.  One day for boys and one for girls.  

Boys 3rd & 4th Grade Tournament:

Saturday, February 29, 2020

Girls 3rd & 4th Grade Tournament:

Sunday, March 1, 2020

Online registration is available!

Darren Mayers

Tournament Director