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AHL Hockey Tickets

See future NHL stars with your AHL tickets from TicketSmarter. The American Hockey League is comprised of teams in the United States and Canada. It is the primary development league for the National Hockey League. As of 2010, every AHL team has an affiliation with one NHL team. Twenty-eight teams are based in the United States with the remaining four spread across Canada.

The AHL generally aims to field players with an amateur level of hockey experience. Players ought to be at least 18 years of age and cannot have affiliations with other junior hockey teams. For each active roster, there cannot be more than five players with four full seasons of professional hockey experience.

Purchase your AHL tickets to see the team compete for the Calder Cup. The Calder Cup is awarded to the annual playoff champion. It’s named after the first AHL president, Frank Calder. The Charlotte Checkers were playoff champions in 2019. Since the 1941-42 season, an AHL All-Star Game has taken place. The format was revised during the 2015-16 season. The game has become an AHL All-Star Challenge where all-stars from each division form a team and compete in a round-robin tournament against the other divisions. The Atlantic Division was crowned as champions at the Toyota Arena in January 2020.

The AHL Outdoor Classic has been held each year since the 2009-10 season. The Syracuse Crunch hosted the Binghamton Senators in what has been labeled as the Mirabito Outdoor Classic. There have been attempts to hold the outdoor hockey game in conjunction with the NHL Winter Classic.

AHL Ticket Prices

AHL ticket prices will be influenced by the opponent and the success of the team. Rivalry games and marquee matchups tend to increase demand and the cost of a ticket. When the AHL are doing well, expect ticket prices to rise.

How much are AHL tickets?

Ticket prices throughout the league will typically start in the $20 to $40 range. Sections closer to the ice tend to increase by around $10, with center-ice seats going for around $60 or more.

AHL Schedule

There will be roughly 76 different opportunities to purchase AHL tickets. The 76-game regular season begins in September and wraps up in April. The AHL playoffs begin immediately after the regular season and feature four series leading up to the showdown for the Calder Cup. Popular Eastern Conference teams include the Hershey Bears and the Syracuse Crunch. Catch Western Conference action against opponents such as the Manitoba Moose or the Milwaukee Admirals. Consult the AHL game schedule above to see tickets for upcoming games as well as all sporting events globally.

When do AHL tickets go on sale?

AHL tickets go on sale a few weeks before the season begins in September. AHL playoff tickets will be available for purchase once the field is set. Presale codes are never needed to purchase your favorite team's hockey tickets from TicketSmarter. Act now to get your tickets at TicketSmarter to root on the AHL to victory!

AHL Seating Chart

AHL games will be held in AHL arenas that have a seating capacity for around 8,000 to 12,000 fans. Some AHL hockey games may take place in the 5,289-seat Budweiser Events Center or the 7,800-capacity Coca-Cola Coliseum. These intimate hockey arenas provide fans with excellent views from every seat. Premium seating options are available behind the team benches and penalty box.