8th Annual Mtn Dew Blast
The Mtn Dew Blast will be played in the finest arenas in Central Minnesota! The Herb Brooks National Hockey Center (home to the St. Cloud State Huskies) and the MAC play host to the Boys Open St. Cloud Division. The Schwan’s Super Rink will host to the Girls Open Division for this eighth annual event featuring over 225 teams from seven different states and one province. The Mountain Dew Blast tournament will take into consideration travel distances when scheduling. Generally, teams will play one game on Friday (no games before 1:00), two on Saturday and one game on Sunday.
Mtn Dew Blast will offer two divisions at all birth levels focusing on parity. Schedules will be available 7-10 days before the event. The Mountain Dew Blast is an Open Division Tournament and not designed for strong, established AAA programs.
Twin Cities Division
The fourth Annual Mtn Dew Blast Twin Cities Division will off the same tournament features as in St. Cloud. This event will be played with certain age levels (see dates and lodging) at designated Twin Cities arenas to reduce travel time for families. This tournament has seen huge growth over the past two years and will feature over 100 teams!
Stay and Play
NHG has secured lodging to keep the kids together and to lock in the best pricing for this event. Please view the lodging to book your room.
- 4 Game Guarantee; some teams may receive 5 depending on bracketing
- 3-15min stop-time periods (Running time at 6+ goal lead)
- 225 Teams Participating
- Team trophies and Mountain Dew championship T’s
- Certified Officials
- Player rosters and tournament brackets
- On-site trainers/EMT’s
- Game announcers and clock operators
- Premier facilities
- Games will not start prior to 1:00pm Friday