2023 MVT March Madness Bracket Challenge

Thursday March 9, 2023

With March Madness right around the corner, we are launching our MVT March Madness Bracket Challenge for its second year! Join us for some virtual community fun and stay tuned to learn about other basketball-related ways to meet your neighbors during the month of March!

Submitting a bracket is easy, PLUS you’ll enter to win one of the following three amazing prizes to support businesses in our MVT community:

  • 1st Place: $100 gift certificate to participating MVT retailers
  • 2nd Place: $75 gift certificate to participating MVT retailers
  • 3rd Place: $50 gift certificate to participating MVT retailers

Here’s How to Play:

  1. Join the “MVT March Madness 2023” group through ESPN’s Tournament Challenge website.
  2. After creating an account, you will need to “Join A Group” with this information:
    • Group Name: MVT March Madness 2023
    • Password: mvtcid23
  3. Entrants may also “Search Groups” on the ESPN Website


  • Entries will not open until Sunday, March 12 but you can make your account and register for the bracket prior to then.
  • Entrants will have until Thursday, March 16 to join the group and complete your bracket. You may make changes to your bracket selections up until the start of the first game slated for Thursday, March 16 when all selections will be finalized.
  • Competitors can only submit one bracket per person in the MVT March Madness group.
  • When filling out your bracket, you will select the teams you think will win each tournament game from the first round of 64 all the way to the championship game on Monday, April 3.
  • Points will be awarded to brackets by each game you pick correctly. Points will increase during each round of the tournament.
  • Following the championship game on Monday, April 3 the players who accumulate the most points and have the highest scores will be awarded their prize! In the event of a tie, the winners will then be entered into a raffle, and one will be randomly selected as the winner to receive one of the above prizes.
  • MVT CID will contact winners directly.

While watching the games, be sure to support one of the many local restaurants in our neighborhood. Enjoy an abundance of game day or game night offerings like burgers, wings, pizza, tacos, and more!