2023 IIHF World Junior Championship

2023 IIHF World Junior Championship

Come see some of the world's best hockey players in action during the 2023 IIHF World Junior Championship in Moncton!

Moncton welcomes the 2023 IIHF World Junior Championship!

Moncton welcomes the 2023 IIHF World Junior Championship!

Moncton is thrilled to co-host the 2023 IIHF World Junior Championship, with the provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, and the Halifax Regional Municipality!

This upcoming December and January, fans from all over will have the chance to live an unforgettable hockey experience on and off the ice! Come enjoy games featuring the world’s best under-20 hockey players and take part in the activities planned as part of the community festival surrounding the tournament!

2023 IIHF World Junior Championship

Event Information

Tournament Info

2023 IIHF World Junior Championship


🗓️ December 26, 2022 – January 5, 2023

📍 Moncton Avenir Centre
📍 Halifax Scotiabank Centre

Tournament Schedule 👉 LINK

Pre-Competition Schedule

The pre-tournament schedule for the 2023 IIHF World Juniors Championship is now available!

Canada will open its exhibition schedule with games at the Avenir Centre on December 19 against Switzerland and against Slovakia on December 21.

Pre-Tournament Schedule 👉 LINK


Volunteering Opportunities

Interested in volunteering at the upcoming IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship in Moncton?

All volunteers will receive some cool clothing and be able to participate in an international event that typically has 150 million viewers worldwide!

Volunteer Registration 👉 LINK

Where to buy tickets

Where to buy tickets

Single-game tickets are now available and on sale to the public.

Limited tournament ticket packages also remain available for the 2023 IIHF World Junior Championship games in Halifax and Moncton.

Ticket Details:
Moncton 15-game ticket packages start at $575 plus fees, and include:
🎫 one ticket to all 10 preliminary-round games in Moncton featuring Latvia, Finland, Slovakia, Switzerland, and the United States
🎫 one ticket to the two quarter finals played in Moncton
🎫 one ticket to each pre-tournament game at the Avenir Centre, including the two Team Canada matches against Switzerland and Slovakia respectively.

Don’t miss this chance to view amazing hockey action, as the world’s best junior players take to the ice in Moncton!

Team Canada

Team Canada

Team Canada will play two games at Moncton’s Avenir Centre during the pre-tournament:
🏒 Canada will play against Switzerland on December 19, and Slovakia on December 21.
🏒 Want to know more about Team Canada? Visit their official webpage 👉 TEAM CANADA

Selection Camp

Team Canada will gather at the Avenir Centre in Moncton for a four-day selection camp from December 9-12 before selecting a final roster ahead of the World Juniors.
🏒 The selection camp roster will be announced in the coming weeks. 
🏒 The selection camp will include games against the U SPORTS All-Stars.

✳️ Check this page or the official tournament page regularly for updates on these exciting matches and on the selection camp!


Useful Links

Find out more about the tournament’s various components by clicking on these links 👉