2020 U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Game Featuring the University of North Dakota vs Penn State

Saturday, October 17, 2020 in Nashville, TN at Bridgestone Arena.

Event Update - June 18, 2020 - Final event decision on or before July 17, 2020

The 2020 U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Game in Nashville is certain to present an unmatched life experience for both student-athletes and fans. UND seeks to play the best opponents on the biggest stages in the biggest events of the college hockey season and playing Penn State in “Music City” certainly allows UND to do just that. Nashville is one of the top tourist destinations in the country and the 2020 U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Game will be the one of the biggest and best parties North Dakota’s ever thrown!



U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Game Tickets

Game day: Saturday, October 17, 2020

General public tickets available starting 10am December 14.


Champions Club member ticket sales now complete.

UND Student tickets available December 13.

North Dakota Champions Club: UND Athletics, Ralph Engelstad Arena and the North Dakota Champions Club (NDCC) are proud to offer North Dakota Champions Club members an exclusive opportunity to purchase tickets to the 2020 U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Game on Saturday, October 17, 2020 at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville before tickets are made available for sale to others. This “online-only” special opportunity is available only to NDCC members and is a benefit of membership in the NDCC. Membership in the North Dakota Champions Club has its privileges!



U.S. Hall Of Fame Game Seating Chart

Bridgestone Arena Seating Capacity: 17,159


Hotels - On Sale And Available Now

We’ve got you covered at Nashville Hotels!

The 2020 U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Game and the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corporation have created a one-stop shop for all your Nashville hotel needs during the Hall of Fame Game weekend.  

As the event producer, Ralph Engelstad Arena has contracted more than 2,500 hotel rooms nightly for this event to provide fans with a frictionless and convenient way to book hotel rooms in Nashville.

In order to reserve your event hotel rooms at the discounted and contracted rates that the event has secured for you, you must reserve your rooms DIRECTLY through the event’s housing service via the following link at Nashville Hotels or you may call the event housing service at 877-259-4716 to speak with a live representative in Nashville during normal business hours of 8 am to 5 pm Monday through Thursday, and 8 am to 4 pm on Friday.


DO NOT contact the hotels directly if you seek to use the event’s discounted and contracted hotel room rates, as they will not be able to offer you those rates directly. They may sell you hotel rooms, but they don’t have access to our discounted and contracted rates at the hotels and will likely only sell you rooms at a much higher nightly rate.


Book Your Nashville Hotel Today

Here are the advantages of booking your rooms with one of our official Nashville event hotel partners:

  • Discounted Hotel Room Rates: We’ve secured discounted group room rates for our fans!
  • OneStop Shopping: We’ve done the research for you and we’ve created a centralized source for hotel reservations with the experts in Nashville!
  • Simplicity: There are two very userfriendly reservation options: a toll-free telephone number for reservations and 24-hour online portal customized for the event:
    • Online Reservations: Online reservations are available via this link 24 hours a day: Nashville Hotels.
    • Telephone Reservations: If you would rather book your hotel room by telephone, call toll-free 877-259-4716 to speak with a live representative in Nashville during normal business hours 8 am to 5 pm Monday through Thursday, and 8 am to 4 pm on Friday.
  • Stay with Friends
  • Select, Quality Hotels
  • Multiple Locations
  • Variety of Price Points

By booking your room through our event housing service, you support the event while ensuring yourself a great event experience. We’ve taken the financial risk to secure rooms for you and we encourage all fans to book their hotel rooms directly through the event’s housing service at Nashville Hotels.



North Dakota Fan Party at the Wildhorse! 


Sold-Out-PNG-HD-1.png>>> SOLD OUT <<< Friday night in Nashville will feature the biggest country music party North Dakota has ever thrown! The place to be on Friday, October 16, 2020 is none other than the “World-Famous Wildhorse Saloon” in downtown Nashville. The Wildhorse is a 66,000 square foot live music and dance destination. If you can't do it at the Wildhorse, - it can't be done in Nashville! The Wildhorse features three floors of action-packed fun and 2,000 North Dakota fans are going to show Nashville how to party at the North Dakota Fan Party at the Wildhorse

Here are the details:

  • Date:    Friday, October 16, 2020
  • Time:    8:00 pm to 12 midnight
  • Event:   North Dakota Fan Party at the Wildhorse!
  • Tickets: $49 each; available when tickets become available
  • Ages:   Must be 21 or older to attend
  • Beverages: Cash Bar 
  • Food:   Complimentary Nashville Hot Chicken, Fried Pickles, and a Salsa Trio
  • Entertainment:  Non-stop country music and entertainment from 8 pm to midnight featuring top-notch live entertainment and all of the country music favorites that you have come to love!


Saturday Afternoon Pregame Party

All hockey fans are invited to join us for the “Official Pregame Party” on game day outside Bridgestone Arena in a party area created specifically for the 2020 U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Game. The Pregame Party is the official party spot for those attending the 2020 U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Game – and those without tickets to the game. There is no cost to attend the Pregame Party. Admission is FREE to the Pregame Party and the event is open to both Hall of Fame Game ticket holders and non-ticket holders. Pregame Party will feature live entertainment, food, drinks and activities guaranteed to get everyone ready for the big game! The Pregame Party will occur from 1 pm to 6 pm before the doors to Bridgestone Arena open at 6:00 pm for the 7:07 pm puck drop.

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