AAA Opener - AAA Hockey Tournaments

AAA Opener

AAA Hockey Tournaments

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AAA Opener

"Kickoff the AAA Season"

Schwan's Super Rink will host the AAA Opener The AAA Opener is hosted at the National Hockey Center in St. Cloud, Minnesota

The AAA Opener is the first AAA Hockey Tournament of the season. Geared to get teams prepared for the upcoming season, the Opener features a four game guarantee, championship round play on Sunday with certified officials, on-site EMT's, game programs and posted bracketing. Kick-off the AAA season and "Let's Play Summer Hockey!
The AAA Opener is hosted at the Scheels Arean in Souix Falls, SDThis is an OPEN division for newer AAA programs.

Opener Features

  • Four game guarantee - "The Opener"
  • Huge vendor show and team apparel
  • Certified officials
  • Player rosters and game announcers
  • Over 200 teams!
  • Team trophies and Championship T's
  • Premier Facilities: Schwan Super Rink, Fogerty Arena, National Hockey Center, MAC, and Scheels IcePlex
  • Games will not start prior to 12:00pm Friday
  • On-site Concessions and Pro Shop
  • Standings and result board posted
  • A great way to kick-off the AAA hockey tournament season
  • Multiple divisions at each age level created balanced schedules for parity

Team Fee

Make check payable to Northland Hockey Group and remit to:
NHG
P.O. Box 490324
Blaine, MN 55449

$1,400 USD ($700 deposit). To be guaranteed placement, you MUST submit payment deposit or full fee to the address listed. No refunds given after February 15, 2016


Host Hotels

NHG has reserved blocks of rooms at the properties listed below. Please view hotels listed in your division.


Sioux Falls Division


Best Western Plus Ramkota

605-336-0650


Quality Inn and Suites



Hampton Inn

605-362-1700


Holiday Inn Express Mall

605-361-0122



Staybridge Suites

605-361-2298



Holiday Inn Express – Avera Drive

605-275-4155




Twin Cities Division


Hilton Garden Inn is the Host Hotel for Northland Hockey Group's AAA Opener Hilton Garden Inn

To reserve your rooms for the tournaments,
Contact Kory at 651.415.1956 or by email


Hampton Inn is the Host Hotel for Northland Hockey Group's NHG Cup Hampton Inn Shoreview

To reserve your rooms for the tournaments,
Contact Renee at 651.482.0402 or by email


Homewood Suites is the Host Hotel for Northland Hockey Group's AAA Opener Homewood Suites

To reserve your rooms for the tournaments,
Contact Denise at 651.631.8002 or by email


Arbor Lakes - Maple Grove Hotels

Contact Lisa Widmark at 763.234.5253 or by email


The Radisson Hotel - Roseville is the Host Hotel for Northland Hockey Group's Combat Cup Radisson Hotel Roseville

Contact Samantha Miller @ 651.636.4567 or 1.866.444.6835


Best Western Plus

Blaine, MN 455449 - 763.792.0750


The Doubletree Hilton is the Host Hotel for Northland Hockey Group's AAA Opener DoubleTree by Hilton Minneapolis North

To reserve your rooms for the tournaments,
Contact Elizabeth Kappler 763-489-2568 or by email


St. Cloud Division


St. Cloud Best Western Kelly Inn Best Western Kelly Inn

320.253.0606


Country Inn & Suites, St. Cloud East/West

320.252.8282


AmericInn Lodge and Suites AmericInn Lodge and Suites

320.259.0877