Introducing The Cup AA

THE CUP North American Championship is North America’s Premier AAA Elite hockey tournament. Based on its overwhelming success, we are now very excited to introduce The CUP AA North American Championship. THE CUP AA will be held annually in Buffalo N.Y. This year THE CUP AA will take place December 8-10, 2017.

THE CUP North American Championship gives an opportunity for the top AA teams from Canada and the USA to meet in one place to play teams they would not normally face during their season.

Our commitment is to provide the ultimate hockey tournament experience.  Starting with the competition on ice to hotel selection we promise to use our experience to make yours a memorable one.

Event Details:

        • Age Groups 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08
        • 4 Game Minimum
        • 1-2 Outdoor Games
        • 07, 08: 12/12/12 Game Format
        • 04, 05, 06: 12/12/15 Game Format
        • 03: 12/15/15 Game Format
        • Sticker Trading Contest
        • $1595
        • Gate Fees Apply

Register Your Team for The Cup AA Today!


Buffalo RiverWorks the city’s newest premier waterfront, sports, and entertainment complex along the banks of the Buffalo River. It features 2 outdoor ice rinks covered by a metal pavilion.

Directions To Riverworks Arena


Lockport Ice Arena & Performance center will be home to The Cup AA North American Championship. This brand new, state of the art facility features 2 NHL-sized ice rinks with seating for 630.

Directions to Lockport Ice Arena

Be Sure Not to Miss Our Sticker Trading Contest!

Hotel Reservations

For your team’s hotel reservations, please have your manager contact:

Drew Schmitt
Tournament Housing