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Vipers Thanksgiving Classic Tournament


  • USA Hockey Sanctioned
  • Team Awards for Champions/Finalist
  • Individual Awards for Champion/Finalist
  • EMT at ALL games
  • No Gate Fee
  • Online Scores & Standings
  • T-shirts, Photos, & Other Exciting Hockey Vendors
  • Family-Friendly Environment


Please contact Vipers Thanksgiving Classic  
Tournament Director,  Jason Sloan


8U: $550

10U: $1,200

12U: $1,200


Discounts Available:

  • Early Bird ($25) if paid in full by October 20th
  • Multi-Team ($25)  if you register 2 or more teams from the same organization
  • Early Bird & Multi-Team ($50)


Spots remain in the following divisions:

8U White and Blue

10U A Major & Minor

12U A Minor & B

Invitation To Play

Please let me extend a warm welcome and invite your team or organization to participate in the 2019 Pittsburgh Vipers Thanksgiving Classic Hockey Tournament. This year's tournament has a new format that focuses on 8u through 12u players and their families!

As one of the Pittsburgh area’s premier hockey organizations, our goal is to provide teams with competitive tournament divisions and a rewarding experience for coaches, managers, players, and families.

Hope to see you in November!

Heather Ruffner
President, NHAHA/Pittsburgh Vipers

Tournament Dates

Friday, November 29
Sunday, December 1, 2019


Your registration is not complete until payment is made in-full.

Final payment is required by
November 1, 2019. 

To receive the $25 Early registration discount, you must be paid in full by October 20, 2019.

All checks/money orders should be made payable to:  NHAHA

Please Mail Payments to:
Vipers Thanksgiving Tournament Director
Pittsburgh Ice Arena
700 Craigdell Road
New Kensington, PA 15068


  • Your registration is not complete until payment is made in full. 
    *An invoice will be emailed to the team contact within 72 hours of registration.
  • All teams are required to submit a copy of their official USAH team roster prior to the beginning of the tournament.

Black Friday Shopping Tournament-Style

The tournament will have plenty of shopping opportunities for Black Friday and all weekend long at Pittsburgh Ice Arena!


Gift Basket Raffle

Silent Auction

Bake Sale

Tournament T-shirts by Northwest Designs Ink

Tournament T-shirts by Northwest Designs Ink

Bruce Brummitt Sports Cards & Hockey Gifts @ Pittsburgh Ice Arena!

You don't even need to leave the parking lot to enjoy great food and drink specials.

Cool Down after the game with KONA ICE @ Pittsburgh Ice Arena!


Vipers & Stars players/families, please take a look at the flyer below, and do your part for the Thanksgiving Classic Tournament!


Sponsor Opportunities

Proceeds from the Pittsburgh Vipers Thanksgiving Classic Tournament support the Pittsburgh Vipers / North Hills Amateur Hockey Association (NHAHA), 501(c)3 non-profit organization .
All donations are tax deductible. (W-9 form available upon request.) 

Make the most of your advertising dollars while funding programs that provide more than 400 players the opportunity to develop on-ice skills, confidence, pride, focus, respect, healthy bodies, and a lifelong love of the game. 

In return, our organization will spread the word of your generosity and help grow your business through exposure on the Pittsburgh Vipers website, organization materials and communications, and during the Vipers Thanksgiving Classic Hockey Tournament. 

To confirm your participation, please complete and return the Sponsor Agreement Form, no later than November 15, 2019.

Please contact VTC Tournament Director, Jason Sloan at for additional details.