Glow Skating!

Skate under black and special lights while listening to today’s hits. $5 admission and $2 skate rental or BYO *bring your own. Next glow skating event: Wednesday, August 27 from 4:00-6:30pm.

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The Alpena Flyers Junior Team!

The new and locally managed Alpena Flyers Junior Hockey Team home opener is scheduled for October, 11 @ 7:00pm. Season passes will be available shortly.

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America’s Magical Funnyman Chris Linn

Chris Linn, magician and comedy entertainer, is coming to Northern Lights Arena on Saturday, September 27. Showtimes are at 2:00pm & 7:00pm. Tickets available soon.

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Northern Lights Arena is a premier twin-sheet facility located in Alpena, Michigan. Opened in 2003, our facility is the result of a dedicated community effort to build Northeast Michigan's first indoor ice arena.

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America’s Magical Funnyman Chris Linn


Chris Linn, magician and comedy entertainer, is coming to Northern Lights Arena on Saturday, September 27. He is known as “America’s Magical Funnyman” and his progressive performances are a collection of offbeat magic illusions, clean comedy, and cutting-edge visual elements. He even has two official Guinness World Records. His ability to entertain with comedy that is clean and in good …

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    Hockey Registration for 2014 – 2015 is now open!

    AHA is now accepting registrations for 2014 /2015 Season for all ages. All AHA registrations require USA Hockey Registration. Click …

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    Kids Day Event #2

    Northern Lights Arena will again open its doors to the community for their second “Kids Day Event,” this summer. The …

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    U13 Hockey Summer Sessions

    The Alpena Thunder Bay Wrecks are sponsoring a series of eight (8) weekly U13 Summer Skates (Birth Year 2001 – …

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    MWJHL Welcomes the Alpena Flyers

    The Midwest Junior Hockey League, in conjunction with the Northern Lights Arena Community (NLAC), have announced that the Alpena Flyers …

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Northern Lights Arena is a real gem in our community and are all very lucky to have this beautiful facility available to us. We would also like to let you know that every person working at NLA that we have had contact with has been very helpful and friendly. They work hard to keep things working, clean and always greet us with a big smile, a nod or a wave. You have some very special people working at NLA!Scott & Mary Ouellette
Spectacular circus tonight! Very well put together. I have a great video of the dirt bike act!Sarah Moe