Thank you – together we created an amazing hockey atmosphere!

Tampere co-hosted the men's 2023 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship with Riga from 12–28 May 2023. The Home of Hockey Tampere would like to thank everyone who participated in different ways – together we created an amazing hockey atmosphere.

Feel the championship atmosphere one more time and check the social media hashtags #KiekonKoti and #TampereHomeOfHockey.


Hockey fans walking in the center of Tampere.

2023 IIHF World Championship higlights - thanks to everyone who participated to the hockey hype

29.5.2023 Tampere organised the 2023 Men’s Ice Hockey World Championship together with Riga from 12-28 May. The World Championship was won by Canada – congrat…

Road access restrictions during the Ice Hockey World Championships 12–28 May 2023

12.5.2023 The Ice Hockey World Championships will be held at the Nokia Arena in Tampere between 12 and 28 May. Tampere will host Group A of the championships, two quarter-final matches, and all remaining matches starting from the semi-finals. Big crowds are expected for all matches so, in order to guarantee a safe and smooth event for all, there will be some traffic restrictions in place for vehicular access in the vicinity of the Arena and in Ratina and Kyttälä. There will also be traffic and parking restrictions in the Pyynikki area and around the Central Square. 

Follow the championship atmosphere in social media