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Advertise at Doug Woog Arena - Your customers are already here!

Doug Woog Arena is home to the South St. Paul Youth Hockey Association and South St. Paul High School Hockey team. The arena hosts numerous tournaments throughout the year with teams coming in from across the state. Wakota Civic Arena is proud to have several other Youth Associations filling a part of their ice time needs at our rink.

Doug Woog Arena is also host to Showcase Hockey leagues with teams from across the metro, and is proud to be one of the key rinks for the Adult Hockey Association. At the end of the High School season the eyes of the junior hockey nation, as well as college and pro scouts are at Wakota for the Ted Brill Great '8' Festival.

Community skating events are common at the Doug Woog Arena, which is a great opportunity to catch new business from the skaters who see your advertisements.

We hope we can make a connection between you and our customers!

Advertisement Fee Structure (advertising space based on availability): 
  • Dasher Board: $400 for one year, or $900 for three years
  • Ice Logo: $900 for one year, or $2400 for three years
  • Zamboni Wrap: $1000 per year (3 year minimum contract)

Dasher Board Advertisements:
In addition to the cost of the advertisement, a one-time fee for the sign will be billed. Art work is the responsibility of the advertiser. All advertisements shall be approved for content and size specifications by the Wakota Civic Arena and shall be produced by an approved vendor. The Wakota Civic Arena will be responsible for placement of all wall panel advertisements.

Ice Logo Advertisements:
In addition to the cost of the advertisement, a one-time fee for the logo template will be billed. There are four possible locations for Ice Logo advertisements. Art work is the responsibility of the advertiser. All advertisements shall be approved for content and size specifications by the Wakota Civic Arena and shall be produced by an approved vendor. The Doug Woog Arena will be responsible for placement of all ice logo advertisements.

Zamboni Wrap Advertisements:
In addition to the cost of the advertisement, a one-time fee for the wrap will be billed. Art work is the responsibility of the advertiser. All advertisements shall be approved for content and size specifications by the Doug Woog Arena and shall be produced by an approved vendor. The Doug Woog Arena will be responsible for placement of zamboni wrap advertisements.
Questions? Contact George Emerson, Asst. Arena Manager at 651-554-3332.

Major Events Hosted at Wakota Civic Arena:
More than 500,000 people visit the Doug Woog Arena yearly. Approximately 4,000 hours of ice is sold annually. All high school hockey tournaments and many high school hockey games are televised on local cable access station NDCTV.

Businesses who choose Doug Woog Arena for its advertising needs have the opportunity to distribute coupons/flyers during events held at the arena.

Doug Woog Arena is home to:
  • South St. Paul Boys and Girls High School Hockey
  • South St. Paul Youth Hockey Association
  • Showcase Hockey Leagues and Tournaments
  • South St. Paul Boys High School Premier Hockey Tournament
  • South St. Paul Girls High School Kaposia Classic Tournament 
  • Ted Brill Great '8' Festival
  • South St. Paul Youth Hockey Association Summer Development Program
  • Men's and Women's summer and winter Hockey Leagues
  • Blades n Motion Learn-to-Skate Program
  • Community Special Events (Skate with Santa, Easter Bunny, and Valentine Family Skate) 
  • Public Open Skating and Open Hockey