Tickets are available now for the inaugural Hockey for Health event on Saturday, Nov. 10 at the John MacInnes Student Ice Arena.
$5 general admission tickets can be purchased at the Portage Health Café, all Aspirus Keweenaw locations, the Houghton Broadcasting Studio (The Wolf, K-Bear, WCCY) on Montezuma Ave in Houghton, the J&J Broadcasting Studio (Mix 93, WMPL) in downtown Hancock and at The Daily Mining Gazette office.
Everyone 18 and under is free to this event, which is being hosted by the Keweenaw Health Foundation and Portage Health Foundation. All proceeds will go to the two foundations, and the Copper Country Junior Hockey Association and Calumet Hockey Association.
At 6 p.m. attendees are invited to join players from the Michigan Tech hockey team and Finlandia University women’s hockey team for an open skate. A community expo will be available upstairs with dozens of community organizations coming together.
At 7 p.m. the puck will drop with players from each team competing in a for-fun hockey game.