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The Pettit National Ice Center features hockey for youth & adults, so if you are a hockey player or want to become one, the Pettit is the place for you. Hockey can start as young as age 4 with the Snowplow Sam and Basic classes that give young skaters a basic understanding of the skills needed to play hockey. The “Learn to Play Hockey” program offers both skills sessions and cross-ice games that shape and mold young skaters the correct and positive way. The Pettit is also a haven for adult hockey players of all ages and abilities. From pick-up hockey, to adult hockey camps, to the wildly successful adult hockey leagues, the Pettit is the place to be for adult hockey players.


Please choose an area of interest below.

Open Hockey

Stickhandling- is limited to the first 24 participants on a first come first serve basis. The first two goalies to sign in will be admitted free of charge, all others must pay full price. Admission cost is $10.00 per session. A Hockey Helmet is required while on the ice surface or on the players bench. Pick up games or any organized activities are prohibited. No private coaching during the session. Please be respectful of others.

15 & Older- For those hockey players who are 15 years of age or older, this session features pick-up hockey games. Pettit staff will check participants for required wristband. If you do not possess a wristband you will be asked to leave. NO PRIVATE LESSONS ALLOWED DURING 15 and Older SESSIONS.  Cost per session $10.00. The first two goalies signing in will be admitted free.


Questions? Please contact Mike Araco at maraco@thepettit.com

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Hockey Camps

Adult Hockey Camp (Ages 18+) The Pettit Center holds an Adult Hockey Camp for those skaters looking to continue their playing and skill development. Brush up on your hockey skills, with a focus on everything from passing and receiving to positional play. The Adult Hockey Camp is open to players of all skill levels and is structured to offer challenging drills to all who participate. The Camp is run by a USA Hockey certified coach with the knowledge and training necessary to insure that your skill level will improve with each session. Coach will tailor drills for you individually so that you are developing the skills that fit your level of competency. You can participate in the camp multiple times and continue to develop your skills to get prepared for league play. Cost is $200.00 for all eight (8) weeks.

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Required Equipment: Players must have full hockey equipment per USA Hockey rules.  Facial protection is optional, but highly advised. For more information, please contact the Pettit Center’s Hockey Director by phone at 414.935.4776 or by email at maraco@thepettit.com.

Youth Hockey

The Milwaukee Area Youth Hockey Association (MAYHA) calls the Pettit Center it’s home ice and features teams at the following levels of competition: Mite, Squirt, Pee Wee, Bantam and High School. MAYHA are a region 5 member of the Wisconsin Amateur Hockey Association (WAHA) and is a districted association like all other associations. The district consists of West Allis, West Milwaukee, New Berlin, and Milwaukee south to Greenfield ave. north to Capitol Drive, east to the river and west to 124th street. For more info, visit the Milwaukee Blaze Website at www.milwaukeeblazehockey.com.

Adult Hockey

The Pettit Adult Hockey League now has it’s own page. Please click here to be linked to it and if bookmarked please update it to www.thepettit.com/pahl. Thank You!

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March 27, 2023 - April 2, 2023