USAFH National Hockey Festival is a fun and competitive weekend of hockey. Festival has been running since 1981 and caters for U10 to U19 teams. The event will run over three days in Naples, Florida. We will select and train our U14, U16 and U19 travel teams that will compete at Festival.

Training and preparation tournament information can be found below. We will continue to update the this page as more information becomes available.

Open Try-Outs – Registration 2024 –¬†OPEN


Day – Friday
Date – 3rd May
U14 – 6 to 7pm
U19/U16 – 7 to 9pm
Location – Villanova Pitch
Address – The Proving Grounds, 725 Conshohocken Rd, Conshohocken, PA 19428

Cost $45.00 per player

Registration HERE>>

All registration fees are non-refundable

This is an open try-out formal club players to access.
Players are welcome and encourage to register if you would like to compete with Philly Hockey Club at USAFH Festival 2024.
Philly Hockey Club USAFH affiliation required at time of Festival, not to try-out.
All of our programs follow FIH rules. No cage goggles allowed unless medically necessary.

Festival Details 2024

Tournament Details

Paradise Coast Sports Complex
3940 City Gate Blvd, Naples, FL

5 games per team
11v11 – U19 and U16
11v11 or 7v7 – U14 coed

Tourney Machine:

Live video feeds

Our players families are welcomed and encouraged to support our club teams at USAFH Festival. Facilities will have ample car parking, food and beverages on site for your comfort. There will also be a venders village at both site set up for your hockey needs.

Still to come:
Field map
General information


29th Nov to 01st Dec 2024 Travel:
Fly or drive – 28th November to 01st Dec 2024
Arrival and Departure dates depend on individual player travel arrangements
Players must arrive by Thursday 28th November 12noon for team meeting and training session.(More info to follow)
USAFH Festival is a Stay to Play event
Apex, will be the hotel organizer,
U16, U19 players will room together. U14 played will room with parents.
Parents will be able to book rooms individually through Apex.

Age Divisions and Classification

Under 19 – 1st Aug 2006 Cut Off
Under 16 – 1st Aug 2008 Cut Off
Under 14 – 1st Aug 2010 Cut Off
Under 12 – 1st Aug 2012 Cut Off
Under 10 – 1st Aug 2014 Cut Off
Under 08 – 1st Aug 2016 Cut Off

Players are eligible to play-up one age group if selected



All registration fees are non-refundable

Training, Tour & Friendlies

Mandatory Training Times:

12 Oct – Germantown Academy, Sister Fields, TBC
19 Oct – Germantown Academy, Sister Fields, TBC
26 Oct – Germantown Academy, Sister Fields, TBC
02 Nov – Germantown Academy, Sister Fields, TBC
16 Nov – Germantown Academy, Sister Fields, TBC

Mandatory Tournament:
09th/10 Nov – United Sports Training Center (USTC) U14, U16, U19 teams, $50 per player

Trainings & scrimmages are mandatory.
Philly Hockey Club Travel Squad Attendance policy applies.
School hockey conflicts may be excused absence.
University visits are not an excused absence