General Info

Join Us For The 9th Annual Hockey Tournament & Winter Festival

The 1883 Black Ice Pond Hockey Championship and Festival has become one of the largest outdoor winter event in New Hampshire.  The event hosts 98 teams and close to 700 hockey players that participate in the Black Ice.  The event also provides a wide array of family activities which include interactive games, rock wall, bonfires, live entertainment, fireworks, food trucks and ice and snow sculptures.  The 2018 event will also include youth hockey teams from New Hampshire playing in the first ever Shinny Classic.  The Black Ice’s mission is to maintain and expand ice skating and recreational opportunities while preserving hockey history and  creating new interest for the game we love.


January 24-27, 2019


White Park in Concord, NH (at the intersection of White St. & Washington St.) Please note White Street is closed between Washington and Blanchard Street.
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Registration Deadline

Registration for the 9th Annual Pond Hockey Championships opens Sept. 1st for returning teams. All teams must register by December 1, 2018.
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Team Fee

$700 per team

Additional Info

Food Trucks will be on site to provide food and drink during the event. There will be a shuttle bus running during game times to multiple downtown restaurants to the remote parking locations. There will also be discounts and special promotions available for hockey players at these establishments.

Parking & Shuttle Service

Park legally on the streets surrounding white park and in white park parking lot off of white street.  We have the ability to use the UNH Law parking (on Washington St. and the Concord High Parking lot on Warren Street Saturday and Sunday ONLY.  The complimentary shuttle bus will run Friday and Saturday to and from White Park.  On this route, the shuttle bus will also stop at many of the participating Downtown Concord Restaurants. 
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Sponsorship Opportunities

To alleviate parking concerns at White Park and get players around Concord, there will be a complimentary shuttle bus that will run Friday and Saturday to and from White Park. On this route, the shuttle bus will also stop at many of the participating Downtown Concord Restaurants.


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