Kraft Hockeyville

Elsipogtog First Nation has been crowned Kraft Hockeyville 2021

By: Media Release, NHLPA/NHL/Kraft media release

The community rallied to win $250,000 for arena upgrades and the opportunity to host an NHL® preseason game.

April 10, 2021

Kraft Heinz Canada announces Top 4 finalists for Kraft Hockeyville 2021

By: NHLPA/NHL/Kraft media release

The communities are competing for the opportunity to host an NHL® preseason game and $250,000 in arena upgrades.

March 20, 2021

Kraft Hockeyville 2021 Nominations Are Open

By: NHLPA/NHL/Kraft media release

Kraft Heinz Canada opens nominations for Kraft Hockeyville 2021 and a chance to win an NHL preseason game and $250,000 in arena upgrades.

January 4, 2021

Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador crowned Kraft Hockeyville 2020

By: Media Release

Kraft Heinz Canada, in partnership with the NHL and the NHLPA, are pleased to announce that Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador is the Kraft Hockeyville 2020 champion.

August 15, 2020

Kraft Hockeyville announces Canada’s 2020 top 4 community finalists

By: Media Release

Kraft Heinz Canada, in partnership with the NHL and the NHLPA, announced the Top 4 Canadian communities that are competing for the coveted title of Kraft Hockeyville 2020.

August 2, 2020

KHV Canada Postpones Top Four Community Announcement

By: NHLPA/NHL/Kraft media release

Kraft Hockeyville announced today it will be postponing the Top 4 community finalist announcement for its KHV Canada 2020 program.

March 13, 2020

Hospitality on tap as Renous hosts Hockeyville

By: Ryan Parker

Sometimes the greatest things come in the smallest packages. In the case of Kraft Hockeyville 2019, that absolutely applies to the host community of Renous, New Brunswick.

September 19, 2019

Canadiens and Panthers to face off at 2019 Kraft Hockeyville Canada

By: NHLPA/NHL/Kraft media release

Renous, New Brunswick will host an NHL preseason game on September 18, 2019.

April 17, 2019

Kraft Heinz Canada Announces Top 4 Communities for Kraft Hockeyville 2019

By: NHLPA/NHL/Kraft media release

Canadian Communities Rallying for Votes to Take Home the NHL® Game and $250,000 in arena upgrades

March 16, 2019

Lucan an incredible host for Kraft Hockeyville 2018

By: Ryan Parker

When it comes to hosting an incredible weekend of hockey celebrations, the “Luck of the Irish” was not needed for the community of Lucan, Ontario.

September 19, 2018

Kraft Hockeyville 2018 To Be Played in Lucan Community Memorial Centre

By: NHLPA Staff

Kraft Hockeyville 2018 winning community Lucan, Ontario to host NHL® pre-season game in Lucan Community Memorial Centre.

May 28, 2018

Maple Leafs and Senators to Face Off at Kraft Hockeyville 2018 Canada

By: Press Release

The 2018 Kraft Hockeyville-winning community Lucan, Ontario, will host the Toronto Maple Leafs and Ottawa Senators in a preseason ‘Battle of Ontario’ matchup on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.

April 19, 2018

Top 4 Finalists Announced For This Year’s Kraft Hockeyville

By: Press Release

Today, Kraft Heinz, in partnership with the National Hockey League (NHL®) and the National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA®), announced the Top 4 finalists for the Kraft Hockeyville 2018 program.

March 17, 2018

O'Leary gives Island welcome to Kraft Hockeyville

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Another year, another special celebration of a deserving Kraft Hockeyville community.

September 26, 2017

Belle Vernon Rings In Kraft Hockeyville USA 2017

By: Ryan Parker

The community of 1,000 near Pittsburgh celebrated in style as the top hockey community in the United States.

September 25, 2017


By: NHLPA Staff

Congratulations to O’Leary, P.E.I., announced as 2017 winner of Kraft Hockeyville!

April 2, 2017

Devan Dubnyk | Player of the Week

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Devan Dubnyk has become the first Minnesota Wild goaltender to post 3 straight shutouts (Cesare Maniago first accomplished the feat with the North Stars in 1967), setting a personal-best and team-record shutout streak in Week 3 of this season’s NHL action, making him our NHLPA player of the week.

October 31, 2016

Kraft Hockeyville Lands in Lumby

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Another successful Kraft Hockeyville is in the books after the Los Angeles Kings and Edmonton Oilers descended on Lumby, British Columbia.

October 3, 2016


By: NHLPA Staff

Millions of votes and countless rallying cries culminated in North Saanich, B.C. being named Kraft Hockeyville 2015 in Canada.

April 5, 2015


By: NHLPA Staff

Let the voting begin! Future of hockey being rebuilt with $400,000 for arena upgrades.

March 16, 2015