TRY HOCKEY FOR FREE DAY FEBRUARY 23rd, 2019 11:00am to 12:00pm
As part of USA Hockey's 'Hockey Weekend Across America' the Iceplex is hosting a Try Hockey For Free event on Saturday, February 23rd from 11:00am to 12:00pm. This event is designed to provide children ages 4 to 9 an opportunity to try the sport of ice hockey for free.
This event takes place at the Iceplex and is put on in conjunction with local hockey organizations (youth, high school, collegiate and professional). It is run by some of the top players and coaches in the Greater Rochester area. Participants are provided full equipment and skates at no cost and take to the ice for a jam-packed, memorable experience. No skating or hockey experience is required, however pre-registration is required for all participants at this event.
Hockey Weekend Across America – now in its 12th year – has expanded to a week-long celebration and take place from Feb. 17-24, 2019. Each day of Hockey Week Across America will include a theme, including individual days to salute players (Monday), coaches (Tuesday), officials (Wednesday) and local rinks (Thursday), as well as the traditional themes of Wear Your Favorite Hockey Jersey Day (Friday), Try Hockey Day (Saturday) and Celebrate Local Hockey Heroes (Sunday). Kicking off the week-long celebration will be Hockey Day in America on Sunday, Feb. 17.