The IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship is coming to Edmonton and Red Deer, Alberta, Canada. A holiday tradition for millions of hockey fans across Canada and around the world, the most exciting hockey of the season hits the ice this December 26, 2020 to January 5, 2021.
The Priority Draw ensures fair access to all fans for the opportunity to purchase ticket packages.
The Draw will close on January 5, 2020 at 11:59 PM MT.
Q: When does the 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship take place?
A: The 2021 World Juniors will take place in Edmonton and Red Deer in December 2020 and January 2021.
Q: What are the ticket options for the 2021 World Juniors?
A: Tickets are available in packages only. There are three ticket package options – two for games in Edmonton and one for games in Red Deer:
Q: How can I purchase ticket packages?
A: Tickets for the 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship are expected to be in high demand. To ensure fair access to all hockey fans, ticket packages will be made available through a Priority Draw. Hockey fans interested in purchasing tickets must enter the Priority Draw at HockeyCanada.ca/Tickets no later than Sunday, Jan. 5, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. MT. No deposit is required to enter the Priority Draw.
Q: What is a Priority Draw?
A: To ensure fair access for all fans, interested parties must enter the Priority Draw for the chance to purchase ticket packages. Names will be chosen at random and assigned a designated date and time to access ticket inventory. The draw closes on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. MT. Those who are selected will be notified via email by Friday, Jan. 10, 2020.
Q: Can I enter to purchase ticket packages in both Edmonton and Red Deer?
A: Yes! When signing up for the Priority Draw, you will receive the option to register for any or all of the three ticket packages.
Q: How many times can I enter the Priority Draw?
A: You may enter once per email address per package.
Q: When will the Priority Draw take place?
A: You can enter the Priority Draw from Monday, Dec. 2, 2019 through the deadline of Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. MT. A random draw will take place from all Priority Draw entrants on Monday, Jan. 6, 2019. Those who are selected for the opportunity to purchase will be notified via email by Friday, Jan. 10, 2020.
Q: What are my chances of being selected in the Priority Draw?
A: The odds of being selected depend on the total number of entries received.
Q: How will I know if I’ve been selected in the Priority Draw for an opportunity to purchase ticket packages?
A: If you are selected in the Priority Draw, you will be notified via email by Friday, Jan. 10, 2020. Your email will contain details of when and how to purchase your ticket packages online at a later date.
Q: Can I choose my seat location?
A: The online purchase process will provide you with two seating options based on availability.
Q: What payment methods are available?
A: Ticket packages can be paid for by credit card only (MasterCard, Visa, American Express).
Q: Is there a payment plan in place?
A: Yes. The online purchase process will offer two payment options:
Q: If I am successful in purchasing ticket packages, when will I receive the tickets?
A: Tickets for Edmonton game packages will be available through the Rogers Place Account Manager. Tickets for Red Deer game packages will be available through the Tickets Alberta account. You will be notified via email when ticket management is made available.
Q: What is the cost of a ticket package for games played in Edmonton?
A: There are nine price levels for ticket packages in Edmonton. Prices range from $495 per seat to $1,295 per seat, depending on seat location.
Q: What is the cost of a ticket package for games played in Red Deer?
A: There are three price levels for ticket packages in Red Deer. Prices range from $490 per seat to $725 per seat, depending on seat location.
Q: How many seats are included in a ticket package?
A: A ticket package consists of a single seat for all games included in the package.
Q: Are there any additional fees or taxes associated with the ticket package prices?
A: All taxes are included in your ticket price, and there is an additional service fee of $25 per seat. The service fees help to cover the administration of all ticketing and services provided.
Q: Who do I contact for additional information about the Priority Draw?
A: Please contact 780-414-GOAL (4625) for games in Edmonton and 403-341-6000 for games in Red Deer.
Q: How many packages am I able to purchase if I have been selected as a Priority Draw winner?
A: For each package you are selected to purchase, you may purchase a maximum of four seats.
Q: By entering the Priority Draw, am I eligible to win the chance to purchase tickets for the games in both Edmonton and Red Deer?
A: There will be three separate draws, one for each available package. When registering for the Priority Draw, you will receive the opportunity to enter for each of the three draws separately.
Q: If I am not selected as a Priority Draw winner, will I still be able to purchase a package for the 2021 World Juniors?
A: We anticipate selling through all available packages through the Priority Draw. Availability of single-game tickets, if any, will be announced at a later date.
Q: Can I win the chance to purchase single-game tickets through the Priority Draw?
A: No. The Priority Draw is for package sales only. Availability of single-game tickets, if any, will be announced at a later date.
Q: Can I purchase accessible seating?
A: Yes. Accessible seating is available in all three packages and is subject to availability at time of purchase. You will be able to indicate your preference for accessible seating on the Priority Draw registration page.
Q: How will I receive my tickets?
A: Electronic tickets will be provided for all packages. Printed tickets are available for a fee.
Q: I have purchased packages, when will my tickets be delivered?
A: You will be notified via email when your tickets are available to be managed online. Printed tickets will be delivered in December 2020.
Q: Are any ticket payments I make refundable?
A: Ticket package payments are non-refundable.
Q: Can I apply any credits from my Edmonton Oilers, Edmonton Oil Kings or Red Deer Rebels ticket accounts against my World Juniors ticket purchase?
A: No. The 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship is an independent event.
Q: I would like to be contacted if other packages or single tickets come available.
A: CLICK HERE to sign-up for the Fan List and receive information on future 2021 World Juniors ticket products.
Q: When is the 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship?
A: The tournament starts Dec. 26, 2020 and concludes with the gold medal game on Jan. 5, 2021. There will be several pre-tournament games throughout December 2020.
Q: When is the 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship schedule being released?
A: The official 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship schedule will be available at a later date.
Q: How many games will be played during the 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship?
A: Ten countries will play a total of 31 games (excluding pre-competition games).
Q: What games will Canada’s National Junior Team play in Edmonton?
A: Team Canada will play four preliminary-round games in Edmonton. If Team Canada qualifies, it will play the quarter-finals, semifinals and medal games in Edmonton.
Q: What games will Canada’s National Junior Team play in Red Deer?
A: Team Canada will play two pre-tournament games in Red Deer.
Q: Where will the medal games be played (four quarter-finals, two semifinals, bronze medal and gold medal)?
A: Two quarter-finals will be played in Red Deer, with the balance of the medal round played in Edmonton. If Team Canada qualifies, it will play all of its medal-round games in Edmonton. Relegation games will be played in Red Deer.
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