Pop Warner Football

*Updated 6.1.21*

The Harrisburg Parks and Recreation Department offers Pop Warner tackle football for children ages 7 to 12. Pop Warner Football is offered in the fall. Information regarding registration and leagues will typically be made available in late April or early May.

Week 9:

Fall Youth Pop Warner Cheer and Football Registration Information

  • Registration: June 1 – July 23, 2021 (IN-PERSON ONLY)!

What Is Required to Sign up?

Forms must be submitted in person at The Harrisburg Parks and Recreation office.

**Note: All forms must be completed and submitted prior to July 23, 2021.**

Fall Youth Pop Warner Cheer and Football Information Sheet & Policies and Waivers

Weather-Related Delays: 

Click here for weather-related delays or cancellations.


Please visit the link on the left-hand side or click the link provided here.

Fall Youth Pop Warner Football Divisions

Based on the child’s age as of July 31, 2021.

Ages as of 7/31/2020
7, 8, and 9
50-100 lbs.
Junior Pee Wee
8,9, and 1065-115 lbs.
65-95 lbs.
Pee Wee
9, 10, and 11
80-130 lbs.
80-110 lbs.
Jr. Varsity***10, 11, and 12
95-155 lbs.
(older/lighter)13*95-135 lbs.

*The asterisked provisions in each division allow the so-called "older but lighter" player to also qualify.
The last year of eligibility falls under more stringent weight restrictions, per above.
**Body weight is not a factor in Cheerleading.
***Contact Harrisburg Parks and Recreation if interested in registering for Jr. Varsity, prior to registering.

Fall Youth Pop Warner Cheer and Football Important Dates to Remember

  • When to expect to be contacted by a coach by: TBD
  • What to do if you haven’t heard from your coach:
    • Please contact the Town of Harrisburg Parks and Recreation directly by phone starting on TBD.
      • Our phone number is (704) 455-7275.
  • Practices are scheduled to start on TBD.
  • Practice schedules to be posted online by TBD
  • Games are scheduled to start on TBD.
  • Game schedules for October 30, 2021. 
  • Picture day: TBD

Fall Youth Pop Warner Football Field Layout & Practice Schedules

Additional Information

For sport-specific information including schedules, rules, etc. please click the appropriate link below.

BaseballBasketballFlag FootballPop Warner CheerPop Warner FootballSoccerSoftball

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