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Texas Hockey Day

Thursday, June 21 | 5:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. 
Dr Pepper StarCenter, Farmers Branch


Texas Hockey Day at Dr Pepper StarCenter Farmers Branch, a fun-filled, day-long event to celebrate hockey in the Lone Star State, officially kicks off the weekend of festivities surrounding the 2018 NHL Draft™ presented by adidas.

This free event will include the NHL Top Prospects Clinic, featuring Jamie Benn, Tyler Seguin and Ben Bishop, youth and adult hockey games, autograph sessions with current Stars players and alumni and more!

Event details

  • NHL Top Prospect Clinic
  • Autograph sessions from current Dallas Stars players and Stars alumni
  • Presentation of the Normandy Homes Three Stars of the Year Award and Mike Modano Trophy to this year's recipients
  • Free public skating sessions
  • Youth and adult hockey games
  • Tours of the new Dallas Stars alumni locker room and Texas Hockey History Center
  • Appearances by Victor E. Green and the Dallas Stars Ice Girls
  • Bounce house, slap-shot cage, and interactive games
  • Free popcorn and drinks provided all day
  • Food truck
  • Sportsradio 1310-AM and 96.7-FM "The Ticket" will broadcast all day from inside the lobby of the Farmers Branch StarCenter location. All of the station's daily shows -- The Musers, Norm and D Invasion, BaD Radio and The Hardline -- will be live throughout the event

Autograph sessions

  • Noon to 12:45 p.m. - Blake Coleman
  • 12:45 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. - Marty Turco
  • 2:15 p.m. to 3 p.m. - Brad Lukowich
  • 3 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. - Craig Ludwig
  • 3:45 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. - Vern Fiddler

Please note: Players and times subject to change without notice


Try Hockey for Free 

1:45 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.

All boys and girls ages 4 to 14 are invited to try hockey for FREE! No experience necessary and we provide all the necessary equipment for this fun opportunity.

On-ice schedule


Location - Tom Gaglardi Rink

6:15-7:00 a.m. - East McKinney D vs West Euless D - SSHL

7:00-7:45 a.m. - East Richardson A/B vs West Frisco A/B - SSHL

7:45-8:30 a.m. - East Plano C vs West Farmers Branch C - SSHL

9:00-10:15 a.m. - Dallas Stars Xtreme Team Summer Camp

10:30-11:30 a.m. - NHL Top Prospects Clinic

11:30 a.m. - Noon - Modano and Normandy Homes Trophy Presentations

12:30-1:30 p.m. - Youth Open Hockey

1:45-2:45 p.m. - Try Hockey for Free

3:00-4:15 p.m. - Dallas Stars Xtreme Team Summer Camp

4:30-5:15 p.m. - North Stars Peewee AA vs Brahmas Peewee AA

5:15-6:00 p.m. - Penguins Peewee AA vs Stars Elite 07

6:00-6:45 p.m. - Warriors Peewee AA vs Tigers Peewee AA

7:00-8:15 p.m. - Police All-Stars vs Fire All-Stars


Location - Bob Gainey Rink

10:00 a.m. - Noon - Public Session 1

12:30 - 1:30 p.m. - Sled Hockey Game

1:45 - 3:45 p.m. - Public Session 2

4:00 - 6:00 p.m. - Public Session 3