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Super Month of Ice Hockey: Winter Classic 2023

Super Month of Ice Hockey: Winter Classic 2023

08.02.2023 - 08.02.2023 |Joensuu

Super month of ice hockey peaks at the Winter Classic 2023 🏒

The super month's great final is the Winter Classic of ice hockey on Wednesday 8th of February! The match is played between allstar student teams of the University of Eastern Finland (UEF) and Karelia University of Applied Sciences (Karelia UAS) at the heart of Joensuu at Mehtimäki Ice Hall (Kisapolku 4, Joensuu) in Mehtimäki Sports Park. Which team is going to be the champion of North Karelia! 🏆

Different competitions, shows and programs are online during the half-times to raise the atmosphere and the communal spirit of the public. Official limited edition overall patches are sold at the Ice Hall. Welcome to watch, cheer and enjoy the event free of charge. Winter Classic 2023 will be the event which leaves even the NHL second!

The Winter Classic is organized by The Student Union of the University of Eastern Finland (ISYY). Event is sponsored by University of Eastern Finland, Karelia University of Applied Sciences, BRIDGES project, SYKETTÄ Joensuu, Karjalainen, City of Joensuu, Joensuun Kiekko-Pojat and Bar Play, Citymarket Pilkko, Intersport, John Deere, Bille Beino and Red Bull. 🎉 

Name the teams competition at ISYY Instagram (@isyyuef)! Follow us and comment on this post your suggestions for the names of both teams eg. "Example (UEF) & UAS (Karelia)". Best suggestions receive prizes. Winner(s) can pick up the prize from the kiosk at the event. 🥇

Draft for the schedule 8.2.2023:

at 18:30 Doors open at the Mehtimäki ice hall (Kisapolku 4, Joensuu)
at 18:30 Kiosk opens, participation fo the raffles begins
at 18:45 Introduction of referees
at 18:50 Introduction of teams and players
at 18:55 Maamme (soloist Senni Kärnä)
at 18:58 Puck drop (Region Mayor Markus Hirvonen)
at 19:00 Game starts

1. break show by Joensuu Kataja Les Miracles -group

2. break - raffle winner receive prizes, competitions for the public. Prizes come form the sponsors and include a vip table at the after-party (food & drinks for 4) at Bar Play.

at 21:00 Game end and official after-party at upstairs of Bar Play (Kauppakatu 23 B, Joensuu) starts.

Read more:

Isyy.fi/en, opens in a new window: ISYY goes Super Month of Ice Hockey
Instagram.com, opens in a new window: isyy_uef
Facebook.com, opens in a new window: Winter Classic 2023

More information:

Niklas Leinonen, Service Planner, vapaa-aika(at)isyy.fi, tel. +358 44 576 8418