Via a January 2 e-newsletter from the Minneapolis Park and Rec Board:
Hockey Day Minnesota 2020 will be held at Parade Park on January 16, 17 and 18! The 14th-annual statewide hockey celebration features two boys’ and two girls’ high school games, an NHL Alumni game, a State of Hockey Women’s All-Star Game and a University of Minnesota women’s hockey game.
The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) is proud of its hockey tradition, building and maintaining 19 outdoor hockey rinks each winter, in addition to indoor rinks at Parade Ice Garden and Northeast Ice Arena. Proceeds of the event will benefit MPRB Youth Hockey and other Minneapolis youth hockey organizations, including the DinoMights, Minneapolis Storm Youth Hockey and Minneapolis Titans Youth Hockey.
Learn more about the event at the Hockey Day Minnesota page.
Stadium Parkway Closure
The action will take place on a rink constructed at Parade Stadium. Park users may have noticed construction activity near the stadium in preparation for this event. Stadium Parkway will be closed to the general public between Dunwoody Boulevard and Kenwood Parkway during the periods listed below:
Thursday, Jan. 16: 4pm-10pm
Friday, Jan. 17: 5pm-10pm
Saturday, Jan. 18: 7:30am-9pm
Event parking will be available in the lot at Dunwoody College of Technology and the Vineland Place Parking Ramp next to the Walker Art Center. A rideshare pick-up/drop-off point has been established at the corner of Aldrich Avenue and Ontario Avenue.
|Thur., Jan. 16||6 pm||Holy Angels vs. Minneapolis – Girls’|
|Thur., Jan.16||8 pm||Grand Rapids-Greenway vs. Blake – Girls’|
|Fri., Jan. 17||6 pm||State of Hockey Women’s All-Star Game|
|Fri., Jan. 17||7:30 pm||NHL Alumni Game|
|Sat., Jan. 18||9:30 am||Warroad vs. Minneapolis – Boys’|
|Sat., Jan. 18||1 pm||Blaine vs. Blake – Boys’|
|Sat., Jan. 18||4:30 pm||Ohio State vs. University of Minnesota – Women’s|
Hockey Day Minnesota 2020 caps off with the Minnesota Wild vs. Dallas Stars at 8 pm on Saturday, January 18 at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. All of the Saturday games will be televised live on Fox Sports North.