Looking for REAL youth football competition? You’ve found it! Turkey Day Classic, the largest youth football tournament in the United States, is where only the best compete. In its fifteen plus years, Turkey Day Classic has seen over 650 teams fight for the esteemed TDC title in three different states. The best youth teams deserve to be officiated by top officials, which is why Turkey Day Classic games are administrated by some of the finest in the country, including from the ACC, SWAC, the National Indoor Football League, as well as college and high school football officials from Alabama, Tennessee, Mississippi, Florida, Louisiana and Kentucky.
2014 Turkey Day Classic Tournament Series
Atlanta, GA (National Championship) - November 27th thru 29th games start on Thanksgiving Day at 9:30 am
Tournament Cost: Atlanta $350 per football team, Atlanta cut-off dates October 20th after that date fees will be $400 a team. After November 10th fees will be $450 a team.
Atlanta Marriott Northwest at Galleria
New Orleans, LA - -
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel New Orleans Airport (Host Hotel)
Hotel Information Click for Reservation
If you have already paid your team registration and registered for the Gumbo Classic, to ensure to be properly placed on the schedule call Shane at (251) 459-2723.
Weigh-in Starts TBA
Tournament Cost: New Orleans $350 per football Team, New Orleans cut-off - TBA after will be $400 a team.
The Turkey Day Classic tournament Gumbo Classic Youth Football Tournament will feature great competition from teams around the region, with ages ranging from five years thru fourteen with seven different divisions.
Hotel Reservation Policy
The Turkey Day Classic has a stay to play policy in effect that requires all teams to book accommodations through a designated reservation process. The reservations link is located on the appropriate city's section on our website menu that will enable you to book your rooms.
If you will look to the left side of our website you will see buttons that have cities names on them. Each city button will provide information for that paricular tournament. To place a holel reservation click on the city button located on the left and you will find a link to place your hotle reservations for that particular city.
All Coaches need to bring hotel room contracts @ check- in, No team will play without proof of hotel reservation contracts! Local teams don’t need to book rooms unless you are 90 miles away.
Note: All gate fees (adult to 19 years) $6.00 per person
and all school grade ages (17 years old to 5 years old) $3.00 per person, below 5 years of age free.
Important (No coolers or ice chests will be permitted inside the gates of these facilities)
Please keep checking back for the status on the new tournaments information.
All fields will be complete with lights, goal posts, scoreboards, stands and concessions for a true tournament atmosphere some of the best turf Fields in the nation. Atlanta offer a host of entertainment and leisure for when you're not rooting for your favorite player(s).
Does your team have what it takes to win "The Battle of Cobb County, GA"? If so, register now to join the ranks of the football youth elite from Alabama, Mississippi, Texas, Ohio, Missouri, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, Kentucky, Tennessee, Louisiana, Michigan and New Jersey (to name some of the states represented in Turkey Day Classic).