Youth Football and Youth Cheer


Pelham Youth Football is a founding member of the Jefferson/Shelby Youth Football League. Members of our league include Cahaba Valley, Chelsea, Gardendale, Helena, Homewood, Hoover, Oak Mountain, Spain Park, Thompson, Trussville, and Vestavia Hills. Youth football teaches the fundamentals of football, skill development, and the value of team sports. Practices and games are played during the week against teams from surrounding communities. 


Youth cheerleading teaches the fundamentals of cheerleading and positive sportsmanship. Practice days vary and games are played during the week against teams from surrounding areas. 

Volunteers Needed

You don't have to be experienced to be a volunteer coach or official for Pelham Parks & Recreation.  If you are interested, please register online.

Please provide the following in your email:

  • First and Last Name
  • Interested in Coaching or Officiating
  • Contact information (email, phone)
  • Preference of sport you would like to be involved with if you have one

The City of Pelham conducts annual background checks on all volunteers associated with its recreational programs. These include national and state criminal history checks. Pelham Parks & Recreation coaches are also required to complete the Coach Safely program annually. Individuals that do not consent to the background check are not allowed to volunteer.

Rain-Out Information

Please call 205.618.8033 for the most updated information on rainouts and game delays.

Competition Locations

Competition LocationCommunityAddress
Pelham City ParkPelham2020 Pelham Park Boulevard, Pelham, AL 35124
Briarwood High SchoolCahaba Valley6255 Cahaba Valley Road, Birmingham, AL 35242
Brock's Gap Intermediate SchoolHoover1730 Lake Cyrus Club Drive, Hoover, AL 35244
Chelsea Middle SchoolChelsea2321 County Road 39, Chelsea, AL 35043
Gardendale High SchoolGardendale800 Main Street, Gardendale, AL 35071
Helena Sports ComplexHelena100 Sports Complex Drive, Helena, AL 35080
Larry Simmons Stadium (old THS football field)Alabaster10019 Highway 119, Alabaster, AL 35007
Oak Mountain High SchoolOak Mountain5476 Caldwell Mill Road, Birmingham, AL 35242
Spain Park High SchoolHoover4700 Jaguar Drive, Birmingham, AL 35242
Trussville Youth Sports ComplexTrussville110 Palm Street, Trussville, AL 35173
Sicard Hollow Athletic ComplexVestavia Hills4851 Sicard Hollow Road, Vestavia Hills, AL 35242
Waldrop StadiumHomewood266 Snow Drive, Homewood, AL 35208
Weygand FieldHomewood210 Snow Drive, Homewood, AL 35209