The FISU World University Games will play preliminary hockey games in Canton and Potsdam (Western Venues), January 11-19, before heading to the finals in Lake Placid. As host communities, we look forward to welcoming new visitors and want them to feel the warm North Country hospitality! As hosts, we also want the Games organizers to see how supportive we are by filling the stands for all of the games!

If your business would like to offer a $1 discount to anyone showing proof of attending a game in the last 48 hours, please complete the form here. Participating businesses will be listed on the Western Venue Event page on
If you have any events or activities happening January 11-19th that you would like promoted to fans, volunteers and residents during the games, add them HERE.  The Games feel far away, but people traveling to the area to play, watch or volunteer are already making their plans! Don’t wait – join the fun! Game schedule and tickets are HERE – get creative with after game entertainment, mid-day features based on certain countries, etc!
To find out other ways that your business can get involved in the games, click here. 
This promotion and local activities are being organized by the St. Lawrence CountyCanton and Potsdam Chambers of Commerce.