The Wally Ice Fest Pond Hockey Tournament is an Adult ( 6 various Divisions) hockey tournament that will be held outdoors on natural ice in Lake Wallenpaupack area over the course of a winter weekend. Twodays oftournament playwill bescheduled. Thetournament saw 39 teams register in 2022:
4 vs. 4 hockey, no goaltenders;
All games are 30 minutes in length with two 15 minute halves and a 5 minute intermission.
Games will take place simultaneously on six rinks measuring approximately 150′ X 75′ (about 75% of regulation size)
Goals are 6 feet wide by 10 inches high. A 4′ board will be placed across the front leaving just the outer 12″ on each end of the goals open.
20-to 40 teams, Adult Open tournament..
Single elimination playoff games on Sunday for all divisions
The Championship Game on Sunday will conclude roughly around Noon to 2:00 PM
When will it take place?
The event will take place on the weekend of Feb 4th & 5th, 2023. In concert with a Music Festival and Golf and Curling events.
In Wallenpaupack region of the Poconos(about 35 Mins east of Scranton). 2022 event was hosted at:
Related to Event for a Festive atmosphere for all to enjoy. Most events will be Held during Saturday afternoon, hosted by PR Director
Winter Activities that can take place anywhere:
Snowball Throwing Contest
Target Shooting Contest- Real Hockey Goal or Tarp
Speed Skate Relay Race
Crazy Uniform pageant
A Central Area will be designated as the " Showcase Rink" and will host a number of activities for the families of the attendees of the hockey tournament, or the general Public. Plans may include such activities as:
Paupack High School/Lake Region Loons Reunion Game