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Hockey Day Minnesota Mankato

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January 16 - 23, 2022

Blakeslee Stadium - Minnesota State University, Mankato

Hockey fans get your tickets and reserve your rooms now for this can’t miss hockey extravaganza. There is an exciting line up of events all week with Mankato hosting Hockey Day Minnesota for the first time in southern Minnesota. The event originated in 2007 by the Minnesota Wild to celebrate the game that has made Minnesota the State of Hockey.


Schedule is subject to change. Visit Hockey Day Minnesota – Mankato website for more information. 

  • Sunday, January 16


    8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

    Youth League:
    Squirt C Grey vs New Ulm                      9:00 AM
    Bantam B2 vs Northfield                       10:00 AM
    U10 B vs Fairmont                                   11:00 AM
    U12 Gray vs Luverne                                1:00 PM
    U12 Black vs Marshall                              2:00 PM
    Squirt B2 vs Austin                                  3:00 PM
    Squirt B1 vs LaCrescent                          5:00 PM
    Squirt A vs Owatonna                             6:00 PM

    Adult League:
    Blue Bricks vs J Longs                               8:00 PM
    MSU Club Team                                          9:15 PM  

  • Monday, January 17


    3:30-10:00 p.m.

    East vs West JV Boys                                4:30 PM
    Squirt C Black vs Northfield                    6:45 PM
    Bantam B1 vs Rochester Red                   7:45 PM
    Bantam A vs Dodge County                     8:45 PM

  • Tuesday, January 18


    3:30-9:00 PM

    Peewee B2 Black vs Albert Lea               4:30 PM
    Peewee B2 Gray vs Owatonna                5:30 PM
    Peewee B1 vs Waseca                               6:30 PM
    Peewee A vs MN River                             7:30 PM
    MSU Student Event Skate                       8:45 PM


  • Wednesday, January 19



    3:30-11:00 PM

    East vs West JV Girls                                       4:30 PM
    U12 A vs Rochester                                          5:45 PM
    Mankato East vs Mankato West-Girls       7:30 PM

  • Thursday, January 20

    Tickets - $10 Adult/ $5 Child (18 and under) - Proceeds donated to charities


    4:00-11:30 PM

    MN Wounded Warriors Game                   5:30 PM
    Southern MN Celebrity Game                    8:00 PM

    Live Music by Johnny Holm Band           8:30 PM

  • Friday, January 21

    Tickets - $20 Adult / $10 Child (18 and under)

    4:30-11:30 PM

    Mankato East vs Mankato West-Boys    5:30 PM
    MSU Alumni Game                                    8:30 PM

    Live Music by IV Play                               8:30 PM

  • Saturday, January 22

    Tickets - $65 Adult / $35 Child (18 and under)




    Edina vs Andover - Girls                           9:30 AM
    East Grand Forks vs Prior Lake-Boys     1:00 PM
    MSU, Mankato vs St. Thomas - Men      4:30 PM
    MN Wild vs Chicago Blackhawks            8:00 PM (streaming)

    Live Music Shane Martin Band             8:30 PM

  • Sunday, January 23




    U8 Girls & Mite Levels 1-5                     8:00 AM
    MSU Women's Alumni                           11:00 AM
    MSU vs St. Thomas Women                   1:00 PM
    MN Mullets vs Steele County Blades    4:30 PM

    Adult Hockey Leagues: 
    Pub 500 vs Rounders                             7:30 PM

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