Glow Skating!

Skate under black and special lights while listening to today’s hits. Next Glow Skate: Sunday, February, 15 from 4:00-6:00pm. FREE admission and $2 skate rental. Sponsored by Real Estate One of Alpena.

The Alpena Flyers Junior Team!

The Alpena Flyers Junior Hockey Team next home game is scheduled for Friday, February 6 @ 7:00pm. Admission $6 for adults $4 for seniors/youth.

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Red Wings Alumni Game!

Northern Lights Arena is excited to host the Detroit Red Wings Alumni Game on Saturday, February 14th. Game time is 3:00pm. Tickets are available online and at the NLA office.

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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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Northern Lights Arena Storage/Locker Program

Northern Lights Arena - Front View

Exciting News! NLA has built storage lockers upstairs in Rink #2 for our users to rent out on an annual basis. Rental includes a storage locker (big enough to fit a hockey goalie’s bag!) that may be used 11 months* out of the year.  Prices is follows: SPECIAL 3-year Rental: $275. Starts February 1, 2015. (That is only $7/month!)  More …

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Listen To Our Visitors
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