We are "The State of Hockey"...from Eveleth to Warroad to Bemidji, the North Shore to The Cities, and Mankato to Rochester...but now it's time to honor our local programs. From Saint Cloud to all the towns that run north and south of the Mighty Mississippi, it's time for Hockey Day in Central Minnesota.

Friday, February 6th

ALL DAY

Hockey Zone MN
Waite Park

Hockey Zone MN in Waite Park (behind Space Aliens) is offering 10% off of the entire store when you mention #HockeyDayCentralMN!


12:00 PM

Adult Hockey Drop-In
Saint Cloud's MAC (Municipal Athletic Complex)
Dave Torrey Rink


7:00 PM    

Hockey Day in Central Minnesota Opening Face-off  Game
MSHSL High School Hockey
Little Falls Flyers VS Mora-Hinckley-Finlayson Mustangs
Exchange Arena in Little Falls, Minnesota

Over the last 2 weeks, the location of this 1st ever event was determined by almost 1,200 of your votes...so than you so much for participating Central Minnesota!


This 98 Tailgate will include a visit from the 98 Country Hummer H2 with music, intermission contests, a Minnesota Wild ticket giveaway, prizes from Hockey Zone MN and others, info on Kraft Hockeyville USA 2015, and the Jet's Pizza Players of the Game!


Saturday, February 7th

ALL DAY

Hockey Zone MN
Waite Park

Hockey Zone MN in Waite Park (behind Space Aliens) is offering 10% off of the entire store when you mention #HockeyDayCentralMN!


10:00 AM

Pond Hockey Drop-In
Sartell Youth Hockey Association
Bernick's Pepsi Arena Outdoor Rink

Warming house provided for changing...and all ages & skill levels welcome!


2:00 PM

MSHSL High School Hockey
Becker-Big Lake Eagles VS Northern Lakes Lightning
Princeton Ice Arena

A 98 Tailgate with music, intermission contests, prizes from the Granite City Lumberjacks & Hockey Zone MN, info on Kraft Hockeyville USA 2015, and the Jet's Pizza Players of the Game!


7:00 PM

NA3HL Junior Hockey
Granite City Lumberjacks VS Twin City Steel
Sauk Rapid's Sports Arena East at Benton County Fairgrounds

A final 98 Tailgate for the weekend with lots of activities for hockey lovers of all ages including:

  • Hockey Day in Central Minnesota Ceremonial Puck Drop
  • 98 Country giveaways and music with Jonathan West
  • ticket giveaways & prizes from the Granite City Lumberjacks, and Hockey Zone MN
  • Intermission  "Chuck a Puck" & fan shootout challenge contest (bring your skates)
  • GC Lumberjacks VIP experience giveaway
  • Jet's Pizza Players of the Game
  • post-game skate with Lumberjacks players (again, bring your skates!)
  • Kraft Hockeyville USA 2015 information to win $$$ for your rink! (see below)