2018 Thanksgiving Soccer Cup

2018 Thanksgiving Soccer Cup


Spend the Thanksgiving holiday weekend in Clearwater, enjoying the great beaches, while participating in the 2018 Thanksgiving Soccer Cup, hosted by Chargers SC. 

  • 9U-14U Boys & Girls Teams
  • 9U-12U brackets will be non-heading
  • Plus, a special 9U Future Stars Division for U8 teams
  • Flights to ensure proper placement of teams:  Gold, Silver, & Bronze
  • Guaranteed 3 games (Friday & Saturday ONLY
  • Gatorade & water hydration stations 
  • Athletic trainers at all facilities
  • Multiple team discounts for clubs (5-10 teams = 5% discount and 10+ = 10% discount)
  • Minutes from hotels, restaurants, golf, attractions, and the beautiful beaches of Clearwater
  • Top awards for champions & finalists
  • GotSoccer Tournament
  •  FYSA Sanctioned

Questions, please email the Tournament Director at 813-785-6525.

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APPLICATION FEES - Fall Discount Rates

Age Groups/Divisions (Boys & Girls):   

9U Future Stars (8U):  $525 $475 (7v7 non-heading)

9U-10U:  $525 $475 (7v7 non-heading)

11U-12U:  $550 $500 (9v9 non-heading)

13U-14U:  $575 $525 (11v11)

Entry fee INCLUDES ALL referee fees.

Application Deadline Extended:  Saturday, November 17th,  at 11:59 pm.  


The Tampa Bay Labor Day Tournament is a proud to partner with HBC Event Travel Services, a travel/booking agency with a nationwide reputation for excellence in managing travel and hotels for sports events. HBC Event Travel Services provides an easy way for teams to book hotel rooms with our partnered hotels at the best possible rates. The hotel rates are either the same or lower than the standard published rate and usually includes breakfast. HBC Event Travel Services guarantees that if the tournament is canceled due to weather, teams will not be charged for any cancellation penalties than a team may otherwise have been subject to if you made your reservation elsewhere. This guarantee does not include hotel reservations made after the hotel cut off dates. HBC provides teams with excellent service and booking assistance to ensure for an enjoyable stay in Lakewood Ranch, Bradenton and Sarasota and participation in the Tampa Bay Labor Day Tournament.

Hotel Reservation Link (Official Hotels) - CLICK HERE

This is a STAY-TO-PLAY tournament. All non-commuting teams (out of the area) participating in the tournament MUST (as a condition of acceptance) make all hotel accommodation booking through HBC Event Travel Services. To ensure proper booking and coordination do not call the hotels directly. Please call HBC Event Travel Services at 505-346-0522 with any questions, to secure a block of rooms, and/or if your team has any special hotel requests.


Tournament Athletic Trainers & Medical Staff

AllSports Medicine program at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital

The AllSports Medicine program at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital is a tournament partner of the Tampa Bay Labor Day Tournament and is providing the medical and trainer staff for the weekend.  For pre-game tapings, please look for the medical tents.  If medical assistance is needed for an injury please notify the closest quad tent.

AllSports Medicine is a comprehensive center for pediatric and adolescent sports medicine and is the only sports medicine program in the Tampa Bay area focused solely on the care of young athletes. Our pediatric specialty services, including orthopedics, emergency medicine, radiology, neurosurgery, nutrition, cardiology and sports rehab, are available to patients as needed, according to the type of injury and the specific needs of each patient.

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