Ralph Engelstad Arena, Grand Forks

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Ralph Engelstad Arena (REA), commonly called the Ralph, is an indoor arena located on the campus of the University of North Dakota (UND) in Grand Forks, North Dakota and serves as the home of UND men's ice hockey. The arena was built by controversial UND alumnus Ralph Engelstad. The North Dakota Fighting Hawks men's hockey team is the tenant. The arena formerly hosted the defunct North Dakota women's hockey team.
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  • The atmosphere, the food, the fans, the band, all of it. If you ever get a chance to take in a University of North Dakota hockey game in this facility, it is fantastic! I have been to a few NHL...  more »
  • My two boys, ages 9 ages 7, went to watch University of North Dakota hockey vs Alabama on a Saturday night. Ralph has updated their jumbotron, it is huge. Great atmosphere!  more »
  • This is a beautiful arena. It feels like professional quality. A friend and I watched a game here and it was a lot of fun. Very easy to get into and they even had a fireworks show after.
  • One of the best rinks in the world to watch and play hockey on. Great way to enjoy fun with friends and fsmily

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