East Grand Forks, MN and the East Grand Forks Civic Center have been selected as a Top 4 finalist for Kraft Hockeyville USA 2020. The annual Kraft Hockeyville provides $150,000 in arena upgrades and an NHL celebration to the winning community.
To support East Grand Forks in their quest to be the first Minnesota community selected as Hockeyville USA, all Minnesota Hockey members are encouraged to vote online starting this Saturday, August 29 at 6:00 AM through Sunday, August 30 at 10:00 AM. Vote early and often as there's no limit on how much you can vote. Vote online at: krafthockeyville.com.
East Grand Forks is also encouraging hockey players, coaches, parents and fans from across the state to share photos and videos of their experience at the East Grand Forks Civic Center on social media. Use #EGFisHockeyville and #HockeyvilleUSA on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram to share your support and spread the word.
No Minnesota community has been selected as Kraft Hockeyville USA, but four communities have been chosen as finalists and combined have received over $130,000 for arena upgrades over the past five years. Previous finalists include Sartell (2019), Bloomington (2017), Minnetonka (2016) and St. Michael-Albertville (2015).