Please check our main Recreation & Parks webpage for all updates. 

  • In-person camps will begin on June 29. Due to safety requirements, many camps initially set to begin this month have been cancelled.
  • This spreadsheet is a list of camps that are ready to run. This list will grow weekly, so please check back often.
  • HCRP Summer Camp COVID Safety Policies (updated June 2020)
  • Click here for a list of our online/virtual camps.
  • Click here for a list of our adult in-person programs.
  • Click here for a list of our youth in-person programs.
  • Click here for a list of our Family online programs.
  • If you are uncertain as to the status of an upcoming camp or program, please contact our registration staff at 410-313-7275 or registration@howardcountymd.gov
  • Know before you go! Call our inclement weather line about programs, classes, events, community centers, and parks: www.howardcountymd.gov/inclementweatherlines


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Howard County Recreation & Parks offers football programs, camps and leagues for all ages and skill levels, from beginners to adult recreational players.

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Youth Classes

Kiddie Flag Football (5-7 yrs)

 

Boys and girls, want to learn or improve skills and focus on the fundamentals of passing, catching, running routes, and team play, all in a fun and exciting environment? Apply your skills during scrimmages. Meet on the field. Info: Curtis Gore, 410-313-4705 or cgore@howardcountymd.gov.


After-School Flag Football (8-10 yrs)
Boys and girls, learn and improve skills by focusing on the fundamentals of passing, catching, running routes and team play, all in a fun and exciting environment. Players apply their skills during scrimmages. Meet outside school office; coaches escort players to field. Info: Curtis Gore, 410-313-4705 or cgore@howardcountymd.gov.  

 

Youth League

Flag Football League

Spring: April-June, Registration begins in December 
Fall: August-November, Registration begins in April 
Winter: January-March, Registration begins in October.

Info: Sandra Lambert, 410-313-4715 or slambert@howardcountymd.gov

 

 

Tackle Football- Outdoor (Fall)

The below programs are offered by Howard County Recreation and Parks and participate in the Mid-Maryland Youth Football and Cheerleading League in the fall.

Eastern Howard County Jaguars Football & Cheer
Information: Ray Hall, arhall@howardcountymd.gov or 410-313-1689.

 

Western Howard County Warhawks Football & Cheer
Information: Ricky Dubois, rdubois@howardcountymd.gov or 410-313-4719.

 

The Jaguars and Warhawks participate in the Mid-Maryland Youth Football & Cheer League in the fall.

Camps

Flag Football Camp (7-14 yrs)
Enhance your skills and experience some thrills in this cap. This is a non-contact football camp designed to introduce beginner players to flag football basics and hone the skills of intermediate players. Work on passing, catching, running routes and general offensive and defensive schemes (no blocking/tackling drills). Apply your skills in daily scrimmages. Fee includes a t-shirt. Info: Will Dunmore, 410-313-1697 or wdunmore@howardcountymd.gov.

Adult

Co-Rec Football League (18+ yrs)
Enjoy playing this fast action, low-contact, no blocking, touch football league. Teams play 8-on-8. Teams provide their own uniform and football. The league plays in the spring and fall. All teams qualify for the playoffs. CLICK HERE for league schedules and standings. Info: Jamie Brentlinger, 410-313-1665 or jbrentlinger@howardcountymd.gov.


Run and Shoot Football League (18+ yrs)
Enjoy playing this fast action, low-contact version of touch football. Teams play six on defense and five on offense. Teams provide their own uniform and football. The league plays in the winter, spring and fall. All teams qualify for the playoffs. CLICK HERE for league schedules and standings. Info: Jamie Brentlinger, 410-313-1665 or jbrentlinger@howardcountymd.gov.

 

Run and Shoot Football Tournament (18+ yrs)

Enthusiasts, enjoy playing this fast-action, low-contact version of touch football. Teams play six on defense and five on offense. Fee includes three game guarantee, tournament schedule, awards, field rental and administration. Teams provide uniforms and an official NFL-sized football. Team manager is updated with the tournament schedule and rules one week prior to the tournament. Registration deadline: July 18. Info: Jamie Brentlinger, 410-313-1665 or jbrentlinger@howardcountymd.gov.

Tournament

Youth NFL Flag Football Tournament

Saturday, June 20- Western Regional Park

 This tournament is for youth flag football teams participating in local youth NFL Flag Leagues.  Team rosters will be verified with their league commissioner, teams must come from established youth flag football leagues and roster checks will be performed after your team is registered and prior to game start.  All regular NFL Youth Flag Football League rules apply, there will be tournament specific rules such as shortened game lengths, games will be 25 minutes, and other rules deemed necessary by the tournament director.  Each team is guaranteed 3-games.  Tournament format will be pool play followed by single elimination tournament.  Uniforms must be provided by the team utilizing spring NFL Flag uniforms from their league

For more information, please contact Mike Blevins at 410-313-1691 or mblevins@howardcountymd.gov   

2019 Tournament Champions