Edina, Minn., July 7, 2023 – Da Beauty League, featuring professional hockey players competing for the love of the game, returns to Braemar Arena this summer.
Players from the National Hockey League, University of Minnesota and some Edina homegrown stars have played in the 4-on-4 league. This fast-action format features two 23-minute halves. Plus there’s “Za Hot Puck,” a two-minute window where goals count as double.
The West Arena at Braemar Arena, 7501 Ikola Way, fills up with fans eager to get an up-close look at their favorite skaters.
Three games are held each night of the regular season, at 5, 6:15 and 7:30 p.m. The league starts July 12 and runs Wednesdays in July and then Mondays and Wednesdays July 31-Aug. 16.
The semifinals will be held 6 and 7:15 p.m. Monday, Aug. 21. The final evening of competition, which begins at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 23, features a women’s hockey showcase and the championship game for the John Scott Cup.
Tickets are $15 per night, which includes all games that night. A season pass, which includes the semifinals and championship, is $100. Tickets may be purchased at the door or online at dabeautyleague.com. Children 4 feet tall and under may attend for free.
New this season, Braemar Arena has partnered with Chick-fil-A, which will be serving sandwiches during these special event nights.
Games will be live streamed via Flo Hockey.
2023 rosters are to be announced. Players may be absent from some games due to their other summer commitments and family activities.
Da Beauty League benefits four charities: United Heroes League, Hendrickson Foundation, Herb Brooks Foundation and Shine A Ligh7.
For more information, visit dabeautyleague.com.