Our soccer programs are among the most popular in the catalog; fortunately we have partnerships with some great organizations.
Click to view the park district's soccer classes and camps.
American Youth Soccer Organization is a nonprofit, all volunteer, national organization that promotes youth development through soccer. AYSO provides safe, fair and fun recreation for children between the ages of 4 and 19. There are no tryouts for AYSO as their philosophy is: Everyone Plays, Balanced Teams, Open Registration, Positive Coaching and Good Sportsmanship.
Every year they put more than 2000 children in Deerfield on fields to participate in the world’s most popular sport. They offer both Fall and Spring programs as well as coach and referee training.
Pegasus FC is an Illinois not-for-profit corporation created for the purpose of encouraging and supporting the expansion of soccer opportunities for boys and girls who exhibit advanced ability and interest in soccer.
With 30+ Years of Travel Soccer Excellence, Pegasus offers a competitive (a.k.a. travel) soccer experience for boys and girls (ages 8 to 18) and an Academy Program for boys and girls, ages 4 to 8. The mission of Pegasus is to develop young players to their fullest potential and to help them understand and enjoy the game of soccer. We endeavor to promote confidence and self esteem through emphasis on individual skill development, the spirit of teamwork, and sportsmanship in a positive competitive atmosphere. The club is based in Deerfield, Illinois and is a proud affiliate of the Deerfield Park District, welcoming players from Deerfield and the surrounding communities.
Drop-In Adult Soccer
Adults have a weekly opportunity to lace up their soccer shoes and shoot for the goal, work on new skills and get in some excellent cardiovascular exercise. Teams and games will be based on the number of people who show up each week.
The start time may vary based on AYSO or Pegasus games. Please call the sports hotline, 847-317-2555, each Wednesday night for updates. The cost is $3 per person.
2017 Fall Program Guide
Web Opens: 7 AM, Monday, July 24
Walk-in Opens: 9 AM, Monday, July 24
Web Opens: 7 AM, Monday, August 7
Walk-in Opens: 9 AM, Monday, August 7