St. Patty's Smackdown PA

Date March 10-12, 2023
Location Bristol and Philadelphia, PA
Ages Squirt-Bantam
Gender both


March 10-12, 2023

Defender Hockey Tournaments is back with our annual St. Patty's Smackdown Tournament at Grundy Ice Arena and Northeast Skate Zone. This Round Robin tournament showcases Squirt through Bantam age levels.

Round Robin with Playoffs (Minimum of 3 games)

Squirt (A)
PeeWee (A, B)
Bantam (B)

$1,250/team (Squirt)
$1,250/team (PeeWee)
$1,250/team (Bantam)

Grundy Ice Arena
475 Beaver St, Bristol, PA 19007

Northeast Skate Zone
10990 Decatur Rd, Philadelphia, PA 19154

As a reminder, this event is a Stay to Play Event. All teams are to utilize official event hotels. Please click on the link below to secure your team block. Please make sure to designate the number of rooms needed each night when creating the block.  You will then receive a confirmation email that contains the booking information to forward to the team families so they may make their individual reservations. All hotels are convenient to arenas. Please make sure families only book via the link provided. Families are not to contact the hotel directly to book rooms for the event. 
Please note, the link below will allow you to initially block a maximum of 18 rooms. Once your initial block is filled, rooms can be requested . Please email to request additional rooms (once the initial rooms have been filled). 


  • The Pines Tavern, 6217 N Radcliffe St, Bristol, PA 19007
  • Tony Locos at Grundy
  • Chickie's & Pete's, Philadelphia, PA
  • The Borough Pub, 1800 Farragut Avenue


  • Grundy Skate Shop
  • Gear Zone at Northeast Skate