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Calumet Kraft Hockeyville USA 2019 Game Tickets

The Local Organizing Committee (LOC) for Kraft Hockeyville USA 2019 is excited to inform you every 2018-19 (last year's) registered full-time figure skater and Calumet Junior Hockey participant will be invited to the NHL Preseason game featuring the Detroit Red Wings and St. Louis Blues on September 26, 2019 at the Calumet Colosseum! Below are details you need to know.


1 - Every registered, full-time participant from last year will receive one ticket.

2 - Every family will receive one ticket for a parent/guardian.

3 - If a family has three or more children registered between hockey/figure skating, they will receive two tickets for parents/guardians.

4 - Tickets are NON transferrable. 


To claim your ticket(s), email the full name of the registered child/children and parent(s)/guardian(s) that will be attending. You must reply no later than Saturday, September 7 at 4 p.m. At that time, any unclaimed tickets will be placed into the public lottery. 


If you have any questions, please email, and someone from the LOC will help you.


While the Calumet Hockey Association is happy to coordinate efforts and help with distribution of communication related to Kraft Hockeyville, decisions related to events are handled by the LOC. Again, if you have any questions, please contact them at the email address above, or "reply all" to this email.


Deadline to reply to claim your tickets


Introducing Calumet Hockey Association Mites Play Free Program

The Calumet Hockey Association is thrilled to announce that this year, there will very exciting changes to our hockey programs.

This year, we are eliminating fees for all Mite Division players; this includes all players in both the 6U and 8U Mite divisions. Eligible  players must live in CLK or Lake Linden School districts and born after 2011.

Interested? Here is important information about CHA Mite Hockey

Mites are FREE!

Mites will not be schedule for practice before 10:00 AM on Saturday

Mites will not be scheduled for practice before noon on Sunday (Mites rarely practice on Sunday at all after the Gipp Arena is open around Thanksgiving)

Mites will have 2-3 one hour practices per week

We are working on ways to help find equipment for players in need - All players need: helmet, neck guard, shoulder pads, elbow pads, gloves, hockey pants, athletic cup, shin pads, hockey socks, and, or course skates and a stick.

Young players needn't know how to skate. 

Questions? Email

Hockey Registration Dates

Hockey Registration will be held on the following dates at the Colosseum.

Saturday, 8/24 from 11:00AM-1:00PM

Tuesday, 8/27 from 5:30PM - 7:30PM

To register with the Calumet Hockey Association, you MUST BRING THE FOLLOWING:



PAYMENT, See Below


First Year in Program FREE
Mites 6U FREE
Mites 8U FREE
Squirts 10U $645.00
Pee Wees 12U


Girls $645.00
Bantams 14U $665.00
Midgets 16U & 18U  $665.00

**All Divisions Other Than Mites Will Receive $150 in Raffle Tickets (15 tickets @ $10.00 each); Proceeds From Tickets Sold are Kept by Player’s Family to Help Offset Registration Cost.

Fall Midget Tryouts

Fall midget tryouts will be held Monday, 8/19 at 7:00 PM  and Thursday, 8/33 at 8:00 PM at the SDC.





The Calumet Hockey Association and Calumet Township, owner of the historic Calumet Colosseum, cannot express our thanks enough for the support received in making us Kraft Hockeyville for 2019.  

Just the nomination and voting experience alone is a reminder to us all of what a great community we are fortunate enough to call home.   Winning it all....priceless.

Be sure to visit our website often over the next few months for updates and information on what is sure to be plenty of volunteer opportunities to make this the best experience for our community. 


If you are interested in serving as head coach for the 10U, 12U, or 14U Calumet Jr Kings travel teams during the 2019-20 season, please contact Dave Yeo at 906.337.3166 or via email ( on or before April 19th.  

Calumet Hockey Association Board

Anyone interested in running for the Calumet Hockey Association Board

Contact Dave Yeo @ 337-3166 before April 1st.




Calumet Jr. Kings Squirt AA take Districts with wins over Houghton and Marquette

Congrats to the 2019 District 8 Squirt AA Champs! The Calumet Squirt Jr. Kings!!!

Gipp Ice Avaliable for Rent

The following times are available for rent at the Gipp Ice Arena:

Friday:  9:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Saturday:  4:45 pm - 5:45 pm

Saturday:  9:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Sunday:  12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Sunday:  8:15 pm - 9:45 pm

Contact Ed Vertin at 337-1600 to schedule.


Boards and Glass Fundraiser

The Calumet Hockey Association and Calumet Township have launched a major phase of the capital campaign for infrastructure improvements to the Calumet Colosseum.  We are seeking matching funds for a $90,000 Michigan DNR Recreation Passport Grant that will allow for installation of new boards and glass.  You can show your support by sponsoring a section of the boards or making a general contribution.  More information is available in the attachments below. 

Please contact any hockey board member to find out what sections remain available for sponsorship.

Thanks for your support in keeping youth hockey as affordable as possible and continuing the Calumet Hockey tradition.


Auto Pro 2017-18 Bantam B State Champs

Congratulations to the Auto Pro Bantam B State Champs.

The team went undefeated in the tournament which was played in Hancock this past weekend, and won the championship in convincing fashion 7-1 over Alpena.

The team played an unselfish brand of hockey that was fun to watch. The HoCo was packed with Calumet people cheering on the champs.

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