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This program is a fun & free way to introduce kids to the sport of ice hockey!  

THURSDAY JULY 18 from 6-6:50pm
SATURDAY AUGUST 17th from Noon - 1:00pm

For Kids Age 3-12...No Skating or Hockey experience needed

At minimum, all participants should dress warm in snow pants, jacket & gloves or mittens
Bring your own bike or hockey helmet -  we have a very limited supply of helmets to borrow.  No one is allowed on the ice without a helmet
Hockey equipment is available to borrow on a first come first serve basis
Skates are available to rent for free
Space is limited to the first 50 kids who pre-register


Please arrive at least 30 minutes early to check in &  dress your player

All skates will be held at the Kensington Valley Ice House
10540 Citation Drive; Brighton, MI  48116

JOIN THE KVHA FAMILY for the 2019-2020 hockey season

Registration for the KVHA 2019-2020 Fall/Winter Season is now open!

Registration does not carry over from the previous season and must be completed each year for the Fall/Winter Season.  All players, regardless of division or level of play,  must register to be rostered on a  team.

The Registration Fee Schedule is as follows:

  • July 1 thru July 31:  $235 - SAVE $50
  • After August 1:   $285.00 
  • FREE registration for the Learn To Play Hockey Program 

Registration fees are Non-Refundable  unless the player is not offered a spot on any KVHA team before December 31st, 2019

KVHA registration must be completed online and paid using a credit card or debit card (Discover, Mastercard, and Visa).

All divisions have an associated monthly ice cost that varies by team and division.  Travel teams may be asked to pay a commitment fee in addition to the registration fee .  This amount is set by and will vary by team. 

House Players will be prioritized based on their paid registration date and time, meaning that players with earlier registrations will be placed first.  Returning KVHA players, and their family members, registering before June 30th, 2019 will be given priority over new players.


Please join us for our pre-season ADM Clinic
Tuesday , July 23rd from 6:15-7:00pm.

The clinic is open for those players who are pre-registered as a Little Rebel, Mini-Mite, or Mite player with KVHA for the 2019-2020 Fall/Winter Season.  

This clinic allows kids to get back on the ice before the season begins.  For parents who are new to hockey, it allows them to see what a typical 8U practice looks like. 


Early registration is encouraged - -  participation is limited to the first 50 players registered

Mini Mite & Mites - Play Hockey With A Friend

This program is for the Mini-Mite and Mite Divisions only. 
You must register with KVHA for the 2019-2020 Fall/Winter Season BEFORE submitting a "Play Hockey With A Friend" request. 
One request per player will be honored – please do not submit multiple requests. 
Submission Deadline is Sunday, August 11th.
Requests submitted after the deadline date will not be honored.

2019-2020 Fall/Winter Play Hockey With A Friend Request

Deadline to submit a Play Hockey With A Friend request is Sunday, August 11th, 2019. One request per player will be honored - please do not submit multiple requests.

2019-2020 Play-Up Request

Use this form to make a formal request for a House player to play-up one division.  You must register with KVHA for the 2019-2020 Fall/Winter Season BEFORE submitting a "Play-Up" request".  
Players requesting to play-up must attend a draft skate for their current age division as well as the division they are seeking to play up 
Submission Deadline is Thursday August 1st. 
Requests submitted after the deadline date will not be honored.

2019-2020 Fall/Winter Play-Up Request

Deadline to submit a Play-Up request is Thursday, August 1st, 2019.

Kensington Valley Hockey Association (KVHA)

Kensington Valley Hockey Association administers the Fall Travel & House Hockey Season, including Little Rebels from August through March.   For information related to these programs, please contact the KVHA office
call 810-229-6087   
 The KVHA Office is located inside the Kensington Valley Ice House in Brighton, down the hallway, behind the concession stand.  
KVHA Mailing Address:  
Kensington Valley Hockey Association
9864 E. Grand River, Suite 110 - #312
Brighton, MI  48116

Kensington Valley Ice House (KVIH)

Kensington Valley Ice House (KVIH) and Hartland Sports Center are separate from the Kensington Valley Hockey Association.  They maintain the facilities and administer all Spring House Youth League Hockey Programs, including Learn to Play, for the months of April through June.  
For questions related to these programs, or to find Open Skating and Sticks & Pucks schedules please contact:
(810) 494-5555
or visit

Did You Know...

...that KVHA is a non-profit, volunteer based organization, commited to the kids it serves. All KVHA Board Members are volunteers and are not paid in any way for the time they donate to the Association.

...that KVHA is not a part of the Kensington Valley Ice House or Hartland Sports Center other than as a customer.

...that 100% of KVHA fees are returned to it's members in the services the Association provides.

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Kensington Valley Hockey Association

The Kensington Valley Hockey Association (KVHA), a Non-Profit 501(c)(3) Organization, is committed to developing youth sports. We offer area youth an opportunity to participate in an exciting, challenging sport while emphasizing camaraderie, sportsmanship and fun. KVHA provides a competitive environment of learning and good sportsmanship at all skill levels for both boys and girls in the sport of hockey. This is possible through the outstanding efforts of you, our volunteers. The Coaches, Managers, Administrators and other Support Staff are the backbone of our association. We thank those for their commitment and dedication to the greatest sport in the world: HOCKEY!