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 Canadian AAA Desert Hockey Classic


With The New Year Upon Us, We have had a few Changes sprung on Us that we were not expecting and it caught Us by Surprise.

The May 16th – 19th , Canadian AAA Desert Classic is Going Strong with Entries and the 4 – AAA Divisions 2010,2011,2012 & 2013 Birth Year Divisions are at over 70 % Full and in 2 Division, 2010 & 2011 we are 1 Team away in Each of those 2 Divisions to being full.

ON the other side of the Coin, we had a Huge Surprise when the Tropicana Hotel announced they will not be Up and running for Our Tournament dates which was announced to Us 2 days before Christmas and it caught us by Surprise. Graciously the Sales GM Gavin in Late January went to work for Us and got the New York New York and Luxor Hotels to take Up their 100 – 130 Block of Rooms for the Tournament Dates And at the Rates that were quoted to Families already Booked at the Tropicana. We Graciously Thank Gavin for Helping Out the Families and getting them rooms at the NYNY And at the LUXOR Hotels.

NOW that we are in Late January, We want to announce that the 4 AAA Divisions we are hosting will have 2010 - 6 Teams 2011 – 8 Teams 2012 – 6 Teams 2013 – 6 Teams.

We are still looking for 6 Teams to complete the 4 Divisions, IF You and Your AAA Teams is looking for some Great AAA Hockey, The Fun and Sights Of Las Vegas, Then call Us or email Us today !!!!!

The Lights, Fast Hockey, Fun and Excitement of Las Vegas Awaits Everyone !!!!!!!!

Thank YOU !!! and May 2024 be Your Year for Friendship and Laughter and GREAT HOCKEY !!!!

For 2024, the Canadian May Long Weekend tournament will be held from Thursday May 16th - Sunday, May 19th and we will be hosting 5 Divisions of 6 Teams Per Division.

6 - Division Birth Years for 2024 will be; 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013 with a Maximum of 6 Teams Per Division

For 2024,ONLY the 2010 and 2011 Divisions will be Full Body Contact/Body Checking and the other 4 Divisions will be Non – Contact BUT angling to the Boards and Rub-outs will be allowed.

For 2024, We also Welcome back the Awesome Referee’s from Calgary, Winnipeg and Las Vegas. This Past Year we had lots of Great Comments about the Excellent referee’s, the Length of the Games ( 15 – 20 – 20 Stop Time) and What a GREAT Place Las Vegas is to host a AAA Tournament. Thank YOU to all of Your Comments !!!

For 2024, We Welcome back the Teams from Minnesota, Connecticut, California, Alberta, BC, Saskatchewan and this is just to start for 2024.

If You and Your AAA Team/s would like to join Us for next May 16 – 19 for some Real AAA Hockey, Please contact Us for any information OR Register Your Team Online with us on this web site.

Tournament Dates

Thursday May 16 to Sunday May 19, 2024


Las Vegas, Nevada
New City National Twin Arena, New Life Guard Twin Arena and - Pepsi Ice Center
** See Map Location for all  Arena’s**

Entry Fee

$2,995.00 U.S. funds

( Canadian Teams Please check for Great Exchange Rate )

Registration Forms

Tournament Division's

2010 Bantam Minor
2011 Peewee Major
2012 Peewee Minor
2013 Squirt/Atom Minor
NOTE : The 2010 and 2011 Divisions are Full Body Checking Division . IN the 2012 – 2013 Divisions, Angling
To the Boards and Rub-outs along boards are Allowed

Teams Entered


Tournament Features

All Teams are Guaranteed 5 games
All Games are 15 – 20 – 20 Stop Time Periods
All Games have a 1 ½ Hr Time slot in Non Contact Divisions and 1 ¾ Time Slot in Contact Divisions
Top 4 teams in Points Advance to Semi-Finals and Finals

Consolation Games
Excellent Junior A Referee’s from Canada and the U.S.

Extra Tournament Features

Division Championship Team T-Shirts
Championship Division Banner Awarded
Custom Medals for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd
MVP Game T-Shirts at Finals Games
MVG Award at Finals

Bonus Tournament Features

Surprise Guests
Skate Sharpening
Merchandise Booth
Tons of Fun for Everyone
The Sites and Shopping of Las Vegas

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