TopCats

Junior TopCats

Registration for the 2013 Junior TopCats program has ended. Information for the 2014 Junior TopCats program will be available next summer.

Girls from across the Carolinas team up with one of the NFL's premier dance and cheer squads, the Carolina Panthers TopCats. Junior TopCats participate in three clinics and learn a halftime routine to perform with the TopCats during the Carolina Panthers game versus the Atlanta Falcons on November 3, 2013. Register now!

Highlights


  • Experience the thrill and excitement of performing a halftime show in front of more than 73,000 fans during a Carolina Panthers game at Bank of America Stadium.
  • Develop basic dance and cheerleading skills taught by the TopCats.
  • Receive an official Junior TopCats costume, t-shirt, pom poms and LOTS of other Junior TopCats items.
  • Build self-esteem and character.
  • Make new friends.
  • Show your Carolina Panthers and Junior TopCats pride and HAVE FUN!

Program Dates (rain or shine)

Day Date Time Notes
Friday September 13, 2013   Registration deadline with ticket orders
Friday October 4, 2013   Registration deadline without ticket orders
Saturday October 26, 2013 12 p.m.-4 p.m. Clinic #1
Sunday October 27, 2013 12 p.m.-4 p.m. Clinic #2
Saturday November 2, 2013 12 p.m.-4 p.m. Clinic #3
Sunday November 3, 2013 12 p.m.-Halftime Performance

Location

Bank of America Stadium, Charlotte, NC. Please click here for directions. Parents must arrange transportation for their children. The program will take place in the official TopCats locker room as well as in enclosed areas of the stadium and on the outdoor practice field.

Format

Each participant will be assigned a TopCat mentor for the entire program. They will learn a halftime dance routine during the three clinics. Junior TopCats will also receive a tour of the TopCats locker room and have a photo/autograph session with the TopCats.

Program Includes

  • Three clinics taught by the TopCats
  • Game day halftime performance
  • Junior TopCats official costume
  • Junior TopCats shirt
  • Junior TopCats bag
  • Poms
  • CD of halftime music
  • Group picture with the TopCats
  • TopCats autographed team picture
  • Certificate of participation
  • Snacks and water at all three clinics
  • Lunch and water on game day
  • DVD of halftime performance

Qualifications

  • All participants must be between the ages of 7 and 14 by December 31, 2013.
  • Because of limited time available to practice as a group, attendance at all three clinics is recommended in order for a participant to perform at halftime.
  • Limited to the first 200 individuals who return registration with payment.
  • Formal dance and cheer instruction are not required. No auditions are conducted. All skill levels are encouraged to participate.

Cost

$275

Ticket Information

Tickets may be purchased to the Carolina Panthers game versus the Atlanta Falcons on November 3, 2013 on a first-come, first-serve basis with your completed Junior TopCats registration through September 13, 2013. Tickets are $52 each and are located in the 500 level (upper level) of Bank of America Stadium. Tickets will be available for pick-up at the first clinic during registration on Saturday, October 26.

Tickets can also be purchased on a first-come, first-serve basis one of four ways: Online at www.ticketmaster.com, Ticketmaster Charge-By-Phone (800-745-3000), Ticketmaster Ticket Centers and Bank of America Stadium Ticket Office.

Note: You will need a game ticket to watch the halftime performance. If you choose to have your child sit with you in the stands following the halftime performance, you must purchase a ticket for your child. After-care will not be provided, so all children must be picked up immediately following the halftime performance.

Registration

Registration is required. Please click here to register.

Costume Sizes and Measuring Chart

Child Sizes 4 6 8 10 12 14 16 18    
Bust/Chest 21-22 23-24 25-26 27-29 29-30 30-32 32-33 34-35    
Waist 19-20 21-22 22-23 23-24 25-26 26-27 28-31 31-33    
Hips 22-24 25-26 27-28 29-30 30-31 32-33 34-36 36-38    
Torso Girth 38-41 41-42 42-46 47-48 49-50 52-53 54-55 56-57    
Adult Sizes XXS XS SM MED LG XL 2XL 3XL 4XL 5XL
Bust/Chest 31 32 33 35 36 38 40 42 44 46
Waist 23-24 24-25 25-26 26-27 28-30 31-32 33-34 35-36 37-38 38-40
Hips 31-32 33-34 35-36 36-37 38-39 40-41 43-45 45-46 47-48 49-50
Torso Girth 52-53 54-55 56-57 58-59 60-61 62-63 64-65 66-67 68-69 70-71

T-shirt Sizes Chart

Child Sizes XS SM MED LG      
Traditional T-shirt Size 4 6-8 10-12 14-16      
Adult Sizes XS SM MED LG XL 2XL 3XL
Traditional T-shirt Size 0-2 3-4 5-6 7-8 9-10 11-12 13-14