2021 Girls New England Festival

When: July 6 – July 7, 2021
Where: Haverhill Valley Forum (MA)
For: Girls entering FR, SO, JR, SR, or PG year next Fall

Hockey Night in Boston will conduct our 27th Annual Girls New England Festival, July 6-7 at the Haverhill Valley Forum in Haverhill, MA. This Festival is for Girls entering their Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior year in the Fall (PGs at a Prep or Junior program are also eligible).

At the end of the girls’ festival, the HNIB coaching staff will select 35-40 players who will be invited to participate in the 27th Annual Girls Major Showcase.*

*HNIB will be pre-selecting several players who will receive automatic spots in the August showcase based on their play this past season. During the round-robin series in the Girls New England Festival, players will be evaluated by two coaches on the bench and two observing off the ice to determine the 35-40 players who will move onto the Girls Major Showcase.

To request more information about the Girls New England Festival, fill out this form.

haverhill-valley-forum-front-viewThe Girls New England Festival will take place at the Haverhill Valley Forum in Haverhill, MA.

Haverhill Valley Forum
7 Parkridge Road
Haverhill, MA  01835
(978) 557-5518
Click here for directions

Located in the Ward Hill Industrial Park in Haverhill, this state-of-the-art, twin rinks facility will offer all of the amenities of a premier sports center including two ice surfaces, a spacious, glassed-enclosed mezzanine level overlooking both ice surfaces, 12 team locker rooms and a training facility operated by Warrior Training Systems.

Rink Features:

  • 200′ x 85′ ice rink surfaces
  • Physical Training Center
  • Seating for 1,000 spectators
  • Glassed-enclosed mezzazine level
  • 12 locker rooms
  • Full service pro shop operated by TSR Hockey and concessions center
  • 2 Olympia Ice Resurfacers
  • Executive Staff Offices

In order to register for the Girls New England Festival, you must:

  • Be a FEMALE player entering the Freshman, SophomoreJunior, or Senior year in the FALL of 2021. U20 PG players at a Junior program or an accredited Prep school are also eligible
  • Girls from outside of New England are eligible as well

To register for the Girls New England Festival, click the “Register Online” button below.


You can pay with a Credit/Debit card, or choose the “Pay by check” option. If you select “Pay by check”, you must mail a $200 deposit by check or money order as soon as possible to complete your registration. Make the check/money order out to Hockey Night in Boston and mail to the address listed below.

Hockey Night in Boston
654 South Union St. #2
Lawrence, MA  01843

The Girls New England Festival will consist of four games played between July 6 and July 7 (each team plays 4 games in all). Every game has three 20-minute periods (stop-time).

On the final day, the 2 top teams will go face to face to determine the Festival champion who will be awarded souvenir HNIB sweatshirts.

Tuition is as follows:

  • $299 for Festival (1 practice/4 games & includes jersey)
  • If registering online, you have the option to pay with a Credit/Debit card, or by check
  • If you choose to pay with a Credit/Debit card, you must pay the full amount ($299)
  • If you choose to pay by check, you must submit a $200 deposit by check or money order as soon as possible to complete registration
  • A $99 balance will be due May 15th, 2021

Refund / Cancellation Policy:

  • There are no refunds after May 15th, 2021. Refunds requested between April 1st, 2021 and May 15th, 2021 are subject to a $50.00 administrative fee. All refund requests must be sent either by email to info@playhnib.com, or in writing and sent to the HNIB office at 654 South Union St. #2, Lawrence, MA 01843.
  • If a player is not accepted into the Girls New England Festival, their fee will be refunded in full.

Book a Hotel

For those needing to stay overnight, HNIB has joined a partnership with Team Travel Source and secured a discounted rate which you can book online here: https://app.eventpipe.com/event/4f828571-ce3d-45bf-9fab-4a152c3679fc/book/

HNIB Gameplay

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngG-Mz0M-NI