Outdoor Experience

The Presidents' Weekend Outdoor Challenge is one of the most unique tournaments of the year.  Players will get a chance to compete outdoors, at the rink used in the inaugural 2008 Winter Classic, between the Buffalo Sabres and Pittsburgh Penguins.


The East Aurora Classic Rink will be the site for all outdoor games.  Each team is guaranteed four games, (at least one outdoors) as they battle their opponents and the elements! 

Tournament Information

Who: 2009 - 2013 Divisions

Levels: Tier I (AAA)

What: Four Game Guarantee​

When: Feb 17 - 20, 2023

Where: Buffalo, NY

Cost: $1650 USD

USA Hockey Sanction Number: NYT222356

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- All teams guaranteed one outdoor game (potential for more)

- Games will began at 8:00am on Friday

- Championship games will be complete by 4:00pm on Monday

- Schedule released 10 days before event

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