Youth Hockey

The Carolina Ice Palace offers several options for youth hockey players ages 4-18 years old in the Charleston, South Carolina area. Whether you are brand new to the sport of hockey or play competitively, the Carolina Ice Palace has a program just for you!


Sticktime is designed for hockey players, ages 15 and below, to work on skills at their own pace. The cost for sticktime is $10 per player and player must sign in and pay prior to going on the ice. Failure to sign in and pay could result in a sticktime suspension. FULL EQUIPMENT REQUIRED for sticktime. Parents can accompany their child on sticktime for a nominal fee of $5 and must also sign in at the front desk prior to going on the ice. Parents must wear skates, helmet and gloves.

Horseplay, bullying, group drills and private lessons from non-CIP instructors is NOT TOLEARTED. If you are interested in receiving private lessons and are a current member of the CYHA, Little Rays program or CIP Youth Learn to Play class please contact Brad Smoak, or Stacey Mons, Save $ and buy a Sticktime coupon book at the front desk – 10 passes for $85!


* ADDED STICKTIME: Monday, Sept. 24th from 12pm-2pmTuesday / Wednesday / Thursday 3:30pm-5:20pm

YOUTH LEARN TO PLAY CLASSES (Ages 4-15) – Class starts Sept. 10th

Youth Learn to Play classes are held on Monday evenings from 7pm-8pm and are offered year-round. Full equipment and the ability to stand-up and move across the ice is required. Our next class will be a an 8 week session and run from Sept. 10th – October 29th. For more information or to REGISTER CLICK HERE

LITTLE RAYS (AGES 4-8) – Fall Only (Oct.-Dec.) & Fall + Winter (Oct.-March)

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Registration is NOW OPEN

To start in the Little Rays Program, which consists of practices and games, players must be able to stand-up and move across the ice on their own. You can attend public ice skating sessions or register in our Learn To Skate Class to achieve this. The Little Rays program requires full hockey equipment and players must be USA Hockey registered. Little Rays has 3 seasons per year: Oct.-Dec. / Jan.-Mar. / May-June.

The FALL Only session of Little Rays will run from Oct. 10th – Dec. 19th and will meet on most Wednesday’s from 5:30pm-6:25pm and on Saturday’s from 12:00pm-12:55pm. One or two sessions throughout the season may meet on other days and or times. Click HERE to view FALL practice/game schedule. The cost for FALL Only Little Rays is $225 and includes 15 ice sessions, jersey and socks. Save $50 and sign up for FALL + WINTER which includes 30 ice sessions, jersey and socks for $400. The WINTER session will run from Jan. 16th-March 16th. Space is limited so sign up soon. Registration deadline is Sept. 28th.

For more information or to REGISTER CLICK HERE

CYHA – House League (Fall 2018)


CLICK HERE to learn more about the CYHA or for more Info!


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CYHA TRAVEL LEAGUE (Ages 9-16) Jr. Stingrays AA/A/B

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 CLICK HERE for more information


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CONGRATULATIONS to GREENVILLE G-FORCE for winning the 2017-18′ SCSHA Championship

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We are thrilled to announce the Palmetto State Tournament Series in our newest location, Charleston, SC. We will hold four tournaments during the 2018-19 at the Carolina Ice Palace:

October 5-7, 2018: Palmetto State Fall Classic

January 18-21, 2019: Palmetto State Golden Puck

February 15-18, 2019: Palmetto State Presidents Cup