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Try Hockey For Free Day

Over 1,000 young athletes in Minnesota participated in Try Hockey for Free Day on Saturday, November 12th. The national event, which is organized by USA Hockey and the National Hockey League, attracted a total of 14,000 kids, primarily ages 4 to 9 years old, across nearly 500 events nationwide. 
The next national Try Hockey For Free Day will be hosted on Saturday, February 25, 2017 as a part of Hockey Weekend Across America. To try hockey, check back in early February for event location and registration information. 
To host an event in February 2017, click here.

On Saturday, November 12th, 2016, Minnesota Hockey and 59 local associations across the state will encourage kids, ages 4 to 9, to come to a local participating rink and try youth hockey at no cost as a part of USA Hockey's national Try Hockey For Free day. 

Each host will have a limited amount of equipment available. All participants are required to have a minimum of a helmet, skates and gloves. If you will need help with equipment, we encourage you to contact the event host where you will be participating in advance. 

For more information on Try Hockey For Free Day and what to expect, you can contact Minnesota Hockey by calling 218-732-4492 or send us an email.

2016 Event Locations & Details

To register for an event, click the red button above and enter your zip code. All times are subject to change.