About the Arby's Classic

Where can I buy tickets?
Tournament passes are available for purchase online by clicking here. You can also purchase tournament passes in person at the Viking Hall Athletic Office or at any local Arby’s location.
You can purchase individual tickets to each session at the gate starting 1 hour prior to each session’s start time.

Do you live stream the games?
You can watch every game live on the Viking Sports Network. Select games will also feature live commentary. Live game commentary audio by ESPN Tri-Cities is streamed online and on the radio: Listen Live.


The Arby’s Classic is anxiously awaited by locals and visitors alike every year. Just a few facts to let you know just how beloved this post-Christmas tournament is:

  • The tournament generally draws more than 30,000 spectators each year
  • Approximately 15 percent of the spectators are from outside the region
  • More than two dozen media members are in attendance daily
  • Hundreds of Arby’s Classic players have gone on to have tremendous college careers – in both basketball and football.
  • The Arby’s Classic has produced more than two dozen players who went on to have NBA careers
  • At least a dozen former Classic players have played in the NFL
  • Hundreds of college hoops coaches have attended the Arby’s Classic