The Big Apple Gets Its Charity Game On Tonight With NBA And Soccer Superstars

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Written By Chris Azzopardi

Looking for something awesome to do tonight, New Yorkers? Steve Nash’s star-studded charity event, The Showdown In Chinatown, returns to Sara D. Roosevelt Park for its fifth edition. The annual tournament pits international soccer players against NBA stars and raises money for the Steve Nash foundation.

Gothamist has confirmed that Thierry Henry, Salomon Kalou, Maurice Edu and Grant Hill are all coming to play for the event, which raises funds to help underprivileged children around the world.

The game is free to watch (and if you’re in town, why wouldn’t you go?), and there’s an after-party (ticket required) at Penny Farthing, because there’s always an after-party. And the after-party’s the party you wanna be at.

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