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Upcoming Youth Tournaments

2025 English & Welsh Tournament Based on the English Age Qualification Date:

5-a-Side: U7's & U8's

Sat 10 May – Sun 11 May

7-a-Side: U9's & U10's

Sat 10 May – Sun 11 May

9-a-Side: U11's, U12's

Sat 17 May – Sun 18 May

11-a-Side: U13's, U14's & U15's

Sat 31 May – Sun 1 June

2025 English & Welsh Tournament Based on the English Age Qualification Date:

7-a-Side: U9’s & U10's

Sat 7 June – Sun 8 June

9-a-Side: U11’s & U12's

Sat 7 June – Sun 8 June

11-a-Side: U13's, U14's & U15’s

Sat 7 June – Sun 8 June

The Complete Package! Your 2-Day Youth Football Tournament Includes:

  • Tournament entry at brilliantly affordable prices
  • No additional tournament charges
  • 2 night's accommodation in a Blackpool hotel
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Book your accommodation through us & your Tournament Entry Fee is FREE!






£100 per team or £175 for 2 teams. Balance due 8 weeks before the tournament date.

Blackpool Youth Football Tournaments winners


Rules Overview: The normal rules of Association Football apply. Each team will play a minimum of 6 games. The duration of each game is within the FA’s guidelines.

Pennants: It is customary for teams to exchange pennants at the beginning of each game
FREE Gift: Each player receives a momento, available for collection from the organisers tent on the morning of the 2nd day of the tournament
Stalls: Need some new kit?  There’ll be stalls selling footballs, boots & a large selection of sports equipment at reasonable prices
Food & Drink: Refreshments are available throughout the tournament
Tents & Marquees: Looking for a space to base yourself in?  There’s plenty of room around the tournament area. Several teams erect their own tents, an ideal way of keeping the players together and protecting them from the ‘hot sun’ that we get in Blackpool!  If you wish to have a marquee erected for you prior to your arrival, please call Ken at CK Marquees on 07774 225539


Organising and attending a tournament has never been so easy! We’ve shortlisted some recommended hotels for you to put your feet up before and after your tournament. All hotels are within a 5-10 mile radius of the tournament venue:

2 or 3 nights B&B accommodation in a reputable Blackpool hotel (evening meals and longer stays can be arranged directly with the hotel).

Take advantage of our package deals which include all accommodation & tournament fees! See the tournament dates section above for further information.

Hotel package upgrades available on request – please contact us for further information.

Blackpool Youth Football Tournaments recommended hotels
Blackpool Youth Football Tournaments winners


Who can enter Blackpool Youth Football Tournaments?

Boys’ tournaments range from under 7s to under 15s, Girls’ tournaments from under 9s to under 15s.

Over 10,000 teams have participated since we launched 39 years ago!

Over 500,000 people have participated in or enjoyed watching Youth Football at it's very best


The Blackpool Youth Football Tournaments are set to be the biggest yet. This is our 39th year, and we want to make it just as easy and affordable to attend.

Quality accommodation close to local attractions

A well organised tournament that's affordable & fun


All tournaments fully sanctioned by The FA & UEFA Respect

All teams play on BOTH days & each team takes part in a knock-out competition

All Referees & Officials are DBS certified & have Child Protection Qualifications in line with The Football Association guidelines

Blackpool Youth Football Tournaments winners


Call: ​01253 736431 or 07584 090951

Open Mon-Sat: 9.00am - 8.00pm

Attraction Ticket Discounts

Did you know that you can get group discounts on tickets from the following venues?


  • Blackpool Pleasure Beach: Call  0870 444 55 66
  • The Sandcastle Indoor Swimming Complex: Call  01253 343602
  • Superbowl 10 Pin Bowling: Call 01253 752020

Football Tournament Venues

IMPORTANT: Please check your tournament confirmation letter, sent a few weeks before the tournament, to establish which venue your tournament is at!

Common Edge Community Sports Village, Blackpool

Lytham Town FC, Park View, Lytham

YMCA, Lytham

Lytham St Annes YMCA FC, Seafield Road, Lytham


All teams participating in our football tournaments are accommodated in hotels mainly in Blackpool and some in Lytham St Annes.

Teams travel and stay over the day prior to the commencement of the tournament.


The standard rules of Association Football apply.
A copy of the rules will be sent to you prior to the tournament.
Walking Football rules are in line with the WFA guidelines. 

We regret,  no representative teams are allowed to participate.

Serving Football Clubs Since 1986

We’re as committed as we’ve always been to creating fun, exciting and rewarding tournaments, in a well-organised way. It’s why we’re the largest and longest-running youth tournament in Blackpool, and one of the biggest in the UK.


We’re looking forward to seeing you at the next tournament!

Book Your Place Now!

Be part of something special.

Register your club for the Blackpool Youth Football Tournament and experience an extroadinarily fun weekend of football and the thrills and excitement that Blackpool and Lytham St Annes attractions have to offer!

Deposit only £100 per team or £175 for 2 teams! Balance due 8 weeks before the tournament date.

Book your accommodation through us and your tournament entry fee is FREE!

Secure Your Place..

Want to pay a deposit to secure your place? 

Pay quickly and easily using on-line banking/bank transfer:

The Blackpool Youth Football Tournament
Account No: 02047497
Sort Code: 01-07-65

Alternatively, please send us a cheque:

The Blackpool Youth Football Tournament
1 Bredon Close, Lytham St Annes, Lancs  FY8 4LP.


WHICHEVER WAY YOU PAY: Please quote the name of your team and the tournament as the booking reference, i.e. FC United Glasgow, Easter tournament - thank you!

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