Hockey Day Minnesota
January 20 - January 21, 2017
The Minnesota Wild, along with FOX Sports North and Minnesota Hockey, will host the outdoor games for Wells Fargo Hockey Day Minnesota 2017 in Stillwater! An outdoor rink will be constructed in Lowell Park in downtown Stillwater along the St. Croix River. Stillwater's festivities will be part of a day-long television event broadcast on FOX Sports North, designed as a celebration of the game from peewees to pros.
The broadcast lineup features a total of six games taking place at four separate locations. The Stillwater historic Lift Bridge will serve as the backdrop for three high school games being played on an outdoor rink constructed in downtown Stillwater's Lowell Park, along the shores of the St Croix River. The outdoor games will feature some of the top boys high school hockey programs in the state, including Thief River Falls vs. Mahtomedi, Eden Prairie vs. Stillwater as well as a girls matchup between Minnetonka and Stillwater. Proceeds of the event will benefit Stillwater area youth hockey programs.
FOX Sports North will televise FOX Sports North will televise Minnesota State University Mankato vs. St. Cloud State University Women's game from Herb Brooks National Hockey Center in St. Cloud, the border battle between the University of Minnesota Golden Gophers and University of Wisconsin Badgers men's hockey game from the Kohl Center in Madison, Wisconsin. The NHL takes the spotlight during primetime in a match-up featuring the Minnesota Wild vs. Anaheim Ducks from Xcel Energy Center.
Book your lodging soon! www.DiscoverStillwater.com/Lodging
Local specials/events coinciding with Hockey Day MN:
Marquess Studios: the Hockey MomHaus: design personalized hockey jewelry & accessories, including custom team designs. Talk to us about team-building projects and kits. Warm up with a complimentary cup of hot cocoa or glass of wine (must be 21)
Please R.S.V.P. so we can plan accordingly! more info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1866548860247832/
Pub 112: beer vendors providing free samples and giveaways all weekend of the 21st, as well as offering our brunch menu starting at 9am on the 21st and 22nd. Live music evenings every night as well Thursday through Sunday
Whitey's Bar: opening at 9:00am on Saturday, January 21, 2017 to accommodate everyone for breakfast before the first game starting at 10:00am.
Maple Island Brewing: Custom brews just for the big day. Stop in to try the 'Puck'in Awesome Cream Ale'
or 'Extra Puck'in Awesome EPA'
Minnesota Made & Vintage Studio Open House: Treats of Hot chocolate + Popcorn
Ziggy's Music, Street Food & Cocktails: Bubble Hockey Tournement at 1pm. $500 prize (limited entry)
Washington County Historic Courthouse: Hockey Exhibit and Courthouse Tour. The exhibit will be open Friday, Jan 20, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday, Jan 21 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. the Washington County Historic Courthouse.
The Tilted Tiki: Special "Black Lagoon" drink for $5.00 (ask for it, it isn't a menu item!) or 10% off all other drinks.
Charlie's Irish Pub: Hockey Day weekend head into sign up to win a Guinness or PBR jersey
MadCapper: grab a PBR or Guinness and grab a ticket to win a hockey jersey! Raffle is Sunday Morning..