Our mission: expose the Illinois community to the game of hockey, introduce the sport to those who have not played, instruct players on the skills of the sport, and enhance the Blackhawks brand within the existing club organizations.
Ever imagined skating alongside Blackhawks legends? Scoring an overtime winner to capture the cup? Now is your chance! On March 22-24, the Blackhawks will be hosting the inaugural Blackhawks Legends Cup! Registration is now open.
The Blackhawks will host the 2019 Illinois State High School Hockey Championships, presented by Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana Chevy Dealers, at the United Center on Friday, March 22. General admission tickets are on sale now for $5!
The Blackhawks will host HockeyFest - Game On!, the world's largest street hockey tournament, on the United Center campus parking lots from June 22-23, 2019. This marks the first time ever that this traveling event will be held in the United States.
The Chicago Blackhawks and Chicago Blackhawk Foundation are proud to present an award named after U.S. Hockey Hall of Famer Eddie Olczyk to support young hockey players and teams in Illinois who may not have the means to play at a competitive level. Applications are now open!
The Little Blackhawks Learn to Play program offers participants, between 5-9 years of age, free head-to-toe equipment, age appropriate instruction and certified coaching, led by NHL Alumni. Information for the 2019 season will be coming soon!
First Stride is the follow up program to G.O.A.L., allowing 4th and 5th grade students with floor hockey experience a chance to take the ice! Each week 360 Chicago Public School Students will visit MB Ice Arena to further their hockey education on and off the ice.
The application for 2019-20 G.O.A.L. clinics is now open. Each school that is selected will receive (2) one-hour clinics from the Blackhawks youth hockey staff, and P.E. teachers are invited to a training session at the United Center.
MB Ice Arena is the practice home for the Chicago Blackhawks and offers community programming, beginner hockey classes, adult hockey leagues, and public skate. The facility is also home to youth and high school hockey clubs, elite level tournaments, and fundraising events.