The UK’s biggest youth football festival

With 1200 teams and 40,000 people participating, ESF 2019 is the biggest youth football festival in the UK. There’s nowhere better to take your team on tour! Since our very first festival in 1989, over 1 Million people have now joined us on tour at ESF for a fantastic weekend of football and fun.

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The ESF Festival of Football combines a professionally organised junior football tournament, with the very best UK football tour experience available. The ESF 2019 series of junior football tournaments are staged at Butlin’s resorts in Bognor Regis, Minehead and Skegness in England, and Haven’s Holiday Park in Ayr, Scotland. Youth football teams of all abilities, from all over the UK and further afield, will join us at ESF 2019 for the greatest weekend in youth football.

ESF 2019 Venues & Dates

ESF Junior football tournament venues

ESF 2019 is staged exclusively at the UK’s very best holiday resorts. Whatever the result on the pitch, your junior football team are sure to have a fantastic time away on tour together! The ESF 2019 venues are Butlin’s Bognor Regis, Minehead and Skegness, and Haven in Ayr, Scotland. Win your age section at ESF 2019 and you’ll also qualify for our Champions event at St George’s Park!

Bognor Regis




Champions Event

ESF Score Centre

Your players will feel like they’re in the Premier League while they’re at ESF, with live results and league table updates taking place on the ESF Score Centre.

Celebrity Presentations

Our spectacular presentations are always a tour highlight. Celebrity guests have included Kevin Keegan, Ian Wright, Robert Pires, Wayne Bridge, Sue Smith, Casey Stoney, John Barnes and more.

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“Fantastic weekend as ever... our third year in a row we have attended and ESF never disappoints”

Bridport Youth FC

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