Saint Paul Parks and Recreation offers fall tackle football for ages 8-14 and fall flag football for for ages 7-12. A youth-run 18U flag football league is also offered at Duluth and Case.

Fall 2017 Youth Football & Flag Football

Flag Football Bulletin Tackle Football Bulletin Tackle Football Schedules

Game Days

  • Flag Football: All divisions will play Wednesday evenings, beginning September 6, 2017 at McMurray Athletic Complex and/or various recreation centers in St. Paul.
  • Tackle Football: All divisions will play Saturday mornings/early afternoon with the occasional Tuesday or Wednesday evening, beginning August 26, 2017.  There will be NO preview weekend for the 2017 season.

Tackle Football End of Season Tournament

End of season tournament will begin the week of October 16, 2017 and go through October 28, 2017 for the 11U, 12U, and 14U age groups. End of season tournament registration deadline is September 22, 2017. End of season tournament is optional.

Age Guidelines

  • Player’s age on November 15, 2017 determines the level of play
  • 9U/10U: Participants must be 8 years old by August 1, 2017 to play for 9U/10U
  • 14U: All 14 year olds must be in 8th grade.  No 9th grade 14 year olds allowed to participate in the Capital City League.

Register for Football

Registration can be done online or by calling or visiting you local recreation center. Registration for football & flag football runs June 1-30. Late registration will be accepted if space allows. Register online June 1-5 and automatically receive a 10-25% discount!

Day 1 = 25% off
Day 2 = 20% off
Days 3 - 5 = 10% off

Tackle Football

9U 10U 11U 12U 14U

Flag Football

8U 10U 12U 18U

Nativity Groveland Area Football

10U, 11U, 12U, 7th & 8th Grade