Welcome to the Allentown Redbirds website. If this is your first time here, we encourage you to click on the Football Program and Cheer Program links on the left hand side for more information on levels and teams. Our program has a long tradition of the kids in our community having fun, learning the values of team work and good sportmanship.
Allentown Redbirds Car Wash & Bake Sale - Sat. 9/27
Are you tired of driving around in a car that is desperately in need of a bath? Have you been too busy to drive to the car wash or not interested in wrestling with the garden hose? If you answered yes, then let the Allentown Redbirds Cheerleaders help you out. On Saturday, September 27, they will be hosting a Car Wash & Bake Sale nice and close to home. Here are the details:
Who: Allentown Redbirds Cheerleaders
What: Car Wash and Bake Sale
When: Saturday 9/27 from 9:00 - 1:00
Where: Hope Fire Company
Please come out and show your support for our cheerleaders by getting your car washed and enjoying some great treats at the same time.
The details for this Sunday’s game schedule are as follows:
Sunday, 9/21 – all levels are home vs West Windsor
Jr Midget: 11:30-1pm
There are still some open shifts for the Concession Stand for practice nights and home games. As a reminder, after this weekend there is only 1 more home game on the schedule. Therefore, opportunities to fulfill your work bond requirement and receive your refund are becoming fewer. If you have not done so already, please sign up for a shift as soon as possible.
The Ironman 70.3 Princeton race is being held this Sunday and some of the area roadways are part of the course. Therefore, travel delays may occur. Please plan appropriately to ensure a timely arrival at Byron Johnson Park.
Redbirds - Let the Games Begin! Upcoming Critical Dates & Inform
Hello Redbird Families,
The 1st Allentown Redbird game of 2014 will be here soon! Please read through this entire message to obtain critical dates and important information concerning the next month or so. Multiple reminders will not be sent so please add these dates to your calendars.
Thursday, August 28 - Every year the Allentown Redbirds open their season with an energy-filled Pep Rally. This year the Pep Rally will be held on Thursday, August 28 @ 7pm.
Practices this night will still begin @ 6 pm and finish up @ 6:50 so that all the cheerleaders and football players can gather for the festivities.
As soon as the festivities are finished then pizza and popsicles will be provided.
Sunday, August 31 - Our 1st game will be played on Sunday, August 31 @ Home vs Hightstown.
The 8/31 game day schedule will be played in the below order. Your coaches or team parent will let you know when they would like the team to arrive at the park for warm-ups.
Mitey Mites 10-11:30am
Jr Midgets 11:30-1pm
Jr Pee Wees 1-2:30pm
We are looking for talented individuals to sing the National Anthem for our home games. If you can carry a tune (not just in the shower or car), then please see Bernadette Nolan.
There are still openings for this day’s Concession Stand duties. Please signup as soon as possible so that all spots are filled. As a reminder:
Every family needs to sign up for 1 Game Day Concession Stand or Game Day End Zone Grill AND 1 practice night Concession Stand duty to fulfill the work bond requirement. Please see Andy Clark for any Concession Stand questions.
Cheer parents need to sign up for 1 Game Day Jock Shop duty per participant to fulfill the work bond requirement. Please see Danalyn Byrne for any Jock Shop questions.
Football parents need to sign up for Field Duties to fulfill the work bond requirement. Please see your Team Parent for the sign-up sheet.
Tradition for the game day hosting town is to provide a snack and juice box to all game day football and cheer participants. In order to make this available for all of our home games all families are asked to drop off a donation to the Concession Stand before 8/31. Cheer families are asked to donate small snack bags and football families are asked to donate a brick of juice boxes.
Remaining Game Day Schedules will be sent in a separate message. However, below is a summary of the Home vs Away status. Please keep in mind that there is always a possibility that this schedule may change.
Sunday, Sept 7 – Home game
Sunday, Sept 14 – Away game
Sunday, Sept 21 – Home game
Sunday, Sept 28 – Away game
Sunday, Oct 5 – Away game
Sunday, Oct 12 – Home game
Tuesday, Sept 2 – the football practice schedule for the rest of the season changes to Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday nights. Changes to the cheer schedules are varied and have been communicated by your team mom or coach.
Monday, Sept 8 – Picture night @ Stone Bridge Middle School. Order forms and each team’s time slots will be provided by your team parent once they become available.
Monday, Sept 8 – during picture night we will be handing out the mandatory league fundraiser, which will be a SaveAround coupon book. Detailed information about this mandatory fundraiser will be sent soon.
Friday, Oct 10 – Allentown High School will be sponsoring a Pop Warner night. All of our boys and girls are invited to walk onto the field during half time of the football game.
TBD – The Allentown Redbirds will be hosting a Comedy Night. Food, drinks & laughs will be provided to everyone with a ticket so don’t miss out on this Adults Only night out.