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Frozen Faceoff Tickets

The National Collegiate Hockey Conference will hold its sixth annual conference championship, the 2019 NCHC Frozen Faceoff, at Xcel Energy Center in Saint Paul, Minn. The two semifinals will take place on Friday, March 22, with the third-place and championship games on Saturday, March 23 in the home of the NHL's Minnesota Wild.

All-session tickets to the 2019 NCHC Frozen Faceoff are now on sale to the general public.

All-session ticket packages to the 2019 NCHC Frozen Faceoff include two tickets: one ticket to see both semifinals on Friday, March 22 and one ticket to see the third-place game and championship on Saturday, March 23. On March 22, the first semifinal begins at 4:00 p.m. CT with the second semifinal at 7:30 p.m. CT. The following day, the third-place game begins at 3:30 p.m. CT with the championship at 7:30 p.m. CT.

Fans who purchased all-session tickets to the 2018 Frozen Faceoff had the first opportunity to buy tickets to the 2019 championship. All-session ticket buyers from last season should have received an email from Xcel Energy Center on Sept. 18 with instructions on how to purchase 2019 tickets, including upgrading seat locations and purchasing additional tickets. Ticket renewals were due Oct. 12.

Fans who renewed their Frozen Faceoff tickets by Oct. 12 at 10 p.m. CT were entered to win one of several prize packs and will receive a complimentary event program at the tournament. Among the prize packs all-session ticket buyers could win were:

  • Minnesota Wild package with two game tickets to a mutually agreed upon Wild game in 2018-19 and an autographed stick
  • Two-night hotel stay (March 22-23, 2019) at the InterContinental Saint Paul Riverfront Hotel for the 2019 Frozen Faceoff
  • Saint Paul prize pack with gift certificates and tickets to various Saint Paul restaurants and attractions
  • conference annual subscription for 2018-19 (if winner already has an account, the NCHC will refund the subscription cost for the season)
  • NCHC gear package with various NCHC-branded apparel and four tickets to the NCHC Awards Celebration on the eve of the Frozen Faceoff (March 21, 2019)

All tournament packages start at $55 and can be purchased at the Xcel Energy Center Box Office, charged by phone at 800-745-3000 or online at beginning Nov. 2 at noon CT. To charge by phone using Ticketmaster TDD/TTY, call 800-359-2525. A link to the Xcel Energy Center hockey seating chart can be found by clicking here.

The NCHC will be offering special ticket pricing for NCHC member school students to the Frozen Faceoff. All-session student tickets and the process to purchase them will be released after Jan. 7, 2019.  

Single, day-session tickets, if available, will go on sale to the public in February of 2019. 

Visit for general information about the NCHC Tournament.

No purchase necessary to enter the prize pack giveaways. Click here for complete rules.

For groups of 12 or more, please call 651-312-3486. For suite rental information, please email or call 651-312-3485.

Discounted hotel rooms are available at select hotels in downtown Saint Paul through Visit Saint Paul. Fans can reserve discounted room rates for the Frozen Faceoff HERE.

In addition to the games, several fan events are planned around Frozen Faceoff weekend, including a Fan Skate, NCHC Awards Celebration, NCHC Fan Fest and brewery tour. Frozen Faceoff team practices will be open to the public on Thursday, March 21 and Friday, March 22. Fan Fest, featuring music, interactive games, food and drink, and much more, will take place both days of the Frozen Faceoff. More details will be added in the coming months.

2019 NCHC Frozen Faceoff Schedule

Date Game Time (CT)
Friday, March 22 Semifinal Game 1 4:00 p.m.
Friday, March 22 Semifinal Game 2 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 23 Third-Place Game 3:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 23 Championship Game 7:30 p.m.


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  • On the Glass* - $180
  • Lower level & Club level sides - $140
  • Lower level & Club level corners - $95
  • Club level ends - $85
  • Lower level ends – lower rows - $75
  • Lower level corners - upper rows - $75
  • Lower level ends – upper rows $55

*On the Glass tickets receive seats in the first row of the 100-level sections.

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