Tackle Football



BGC Benton County’s tackle football league is one of four programs that make up the Football for Kids NWA league. Participants have the opportunity to play teams from Fayetteville, Siloam Springs, and Springdale. Regional travel is required as games are held in Bentonville, Fayetteville, Siloam Springs, Springdale, and Rogers. Home games are played at Phillips park in Bentonville located at 3108 SE J Street.



Youth in grades 4-6 are eligible to play in our tackle football league


Important Dates

Football season begins early August and wraps up early November. Practice days vary by team with teams typically practicing 2-3 nights a week. Games take place on Saturdays.


Registration Information

Registration takes place during the month of July on our online enrollment system. To access the online portal, click here. Sign-up options are found under the “Activities” tab during the enrollment period.



The cost to join our league is a $20 Athletics membership fee (good for the calendar year) + $200 tackle football activity fee.

Need-based scholarships are offered for our football program. For more information on scholarships, contact Kari Fletcher at kfletcher@bgcbentoncounty.org.

Schedules & Standings

Please visit the Football for Kids NWA website for information on schedules and standings for our tackle football league.