Franklin, TN

Saturday, February 2, 2019

Over 1,000 players will gather for a great time at the 13th annual Father & Son Bowl. This is not a serious competition. You don’t have to be athletic or in shape, it’s all about having BIG FUN. Below are a few highlights.

  • 6 on 6 backyard style flag football.

  • For all skill levels (no big egos).

  • Tailgate Zone with food for sale and cornhole.

  • Skill Zone with activities and competitions for prizes.

  • A live DJ and door prizes.

  • High energy interactive pregame player rallies and fly overs!

  • Sideline and game news reporters.

There are 3 different time slots to choose from. See the Game Day Schedule below.


Lasko Fields  //  Map
1809 Columbia Ave, Franklin, TN 37064


This event is for guys only. Fathers and sons* from ages 5 to 95. Grandfathers and grandsons, uncles and nephews, mentors and mentees, or if you are a man that plays a significant role in a young man’s life you can play together too.

*If you have a son (or know of one) whose father is unable to play for some reason or if you are a single mom with a son, these boys can sign up too. We have men who will team up with them and play for the day.


A father and son(s) play on the same team (in the same game) and will be teamed up with other fathers and sons of similar age.


Groups can request to play together as a team. All teams will consist of 8 or more players. If you are entering a team of 5, 6 or 7 players, a few players may be added to your team. You can even reserve your own game if you have enough players for two teams. We reserve the right to adjust or change any team up to and on game day. No teams are exclusive. For more important info on teams and reserving a game go to Extra Points.


Early Registration: $25 per player (Dec. 1 – 31)
Registration: $30 per player (Jan. 1 – 21)
Late Registration: $35 per player (Jan. 22 – until full)

Price includes entry fee, t-shirt, portrait, and more. Each registered player will play one game.

A portion of the proceeds benefit fatherless children through Franktown Open Hearts4:13 STRONG and Justice and Mercy International.

Cancellation Policy: Entry fees are non-refundable. No exceptions. Once registered, you will not receive a refund if you cannot participate. Registration fees cannot be transferred.

Game Day Schedule

Each registered player will play one game. When registering you will indicate your 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Time Slot preference (NOT round or game time). You must select at least two different Time Slots. Once Time Slot preferences are submitted, they cannot be changed. For more important info on Time Slots go to Extra Points. We do not accept specific game time requests unless you are reserving your own game. 

Once all games have been set, players will be notified of the specific Round number they are playing in. Notifications are sent the week of the event. Changes to assigned game times cannot be made once games are set.

Time Slot 1

Round 1
Sign In:  7:15 – 7:45 am
Pre-Game Rally:  7:45 – 8:15
Games:  8:30 – 9:45
Round 2
Sign In:  8:30 – 9:00 am
Pre-Game Rally:  9:15 – 9:45
Games:  10:00 – 11:15

Time Slot 2

Round 3
Sign In:  10:30 – 11:00 am
Pre-Game Rally:  11:15 – 11:45
Games:  12:00 – 1:15
Round 4
Sign In:  12:00 – 12:30 pm
Pre-Game Rally:  12:45 – 1:15
Games:  1:30 – 2:45

Time Slot 3

Round 5
Sign In:  1:45 – 2:15 pm
Pre-Game Rally:  2:30 – 3:00
Games:  3:15 – 4:30
Round 6
Sign In:  3:15 – 3:45 pm
Pre-Game Rally:  4:00 – 4:30
Games:  4:45 – 6:00

How to Register

Registration is currently closed because the event is full.

If you would like to get on the STANDBY LIST, in case a spot opens, email Caree at and provide the information below. You should only request to be on the standby list if you are available to play at anytime throughout the day. Standby players may or may not receive a player t-shirt depending on t-shirt availability and date of sign up. We’ll only contact you if we’re able to fit you in.

  • All players first and last names

  • Ages

  • Shirt Size

  • Skill level (beginner, intermediate, advanced)

Events and times subject to change.

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