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Sticks in Stillwater

Sticks in Stillwater Youth Hockey Festival

In 2019, the HBF helped celebrate youth hockey at the 4th annual Sticks in Stillwater Mite/U8 Festival - Minnesota's most beautiful historic cities to celebrate youth hockey at the 4th annual Sticks in Stillwater Mite/U8 Festival.

January 12-13, 2019  -  St. Croix Valley Recreation Center

With 70+ Mite/U8 teams there was no shortage of hockey as all teams play 4 games, win or lose! While in Stillwater, visit award winning restaurants, tour the ice castle, walk the riverfront or go boutique shopping. Free shuttles will be running from the Festival to Downtown Stillwater. Fun for the whole family!

Festival details:

  • 3-on-3 Festival; Ideal team sizes are between 6–10 players
  • No refs on the ice; one coach from each team must be on the ice
  • Just for fun; There are no standings, stats or individual awards or trophies
  • Each player shall receive a Sticks in Stillwater jersey
  • The coach of each team determines the level of play for his/her team
  • All skaters must wear full gear
  • This is a MN Hockey sanctioned event
  • All games will be played at the St. Croix Valley Recreation Center in Stillwater, MN
  • Games are 27 minute lengths with 1 ½ min. lines – all games are outdoors
  • Time keepers are provided by the Festival
  • There is NO checking. Coaches on the ice control their skaters for fun and safety

Mites: Level I - Real Beginners
Level II - Intermediates
Level III - Advanced Intermediates
Level IV - Top Advanced

U8’s: Level I - Real Beginners
Level II - Intermediates
Level III - Advanced

For more information and to register follow the link below!