Jr. Cheer

Ever wonder what it’s like to be an Atlanta Hawks Cheerleader? Here’s a chance for Jr. Hawks (ages 6-16) to find out!

Join us on Saturday, Jan. 28 for a Jr. Cheer Clinic AND on Sunday, Jan. 29 for a Halftime Performance at the Hawks vs. Knicks game with the best cheerleaders around.


Saturday, Jan. 28

-  12:00 – 12:30 p.m.: Check-in/ Registration
12:30 – 2:30 p.m.: Clinic
-  2:30 – 3:30 p.m.: Wrap-up and Announcements

Sunday, Jan. 29

-  3:00 p.m. (Tipoff): Hawks vs. Knicks
-  Beginning of 1st quarter (8 mins on the clock): Meet in front of Hawks Shop on main concourse
-  Halftime: Performance on Main court
-  Immediately after performance: Parents meet Jr. Hawks back at Hawks Shop 


What should my child wear for the clinic? Your child should wear comfortable clothes to dance in.

What should my child wear for the game day performance? Please bring them in non-marking white athletic shoes, black pants and the t-shirt we provide for each participant.

Will my child need a game ticket? Yes. The package includes a ticket for the participant. To order additional tickets please call Angela Spence, 404-878-3253.

Should they have lunch before they come? Yes. We will provide a light snack during the clinic, but unfortunately no outside food or drink will be allowed in the arena. Water bottles will be permitted.

Can parents stay for the Cheer Clinic? Yes, however, seating is extremely limited and you are not required to stay for the clinic. Should you choose to leave, please head back to the arena by 2:30pm for announcements and wrap-up.

Where do we park? Parking will be provided in the Philips Lot B for both the clinic and game day. Directions to Philips Lot B can be found here: http://www.philipsarena.com/plan-your-visit/directions-parking.

Where is check-in for the clinic? Check-in will be in the CNN Center directly in front of the arena’s Visitor’s Entrance. 

Where will I enter on game day? On game day, enter in the CNN Center Entrance of the arena through the glass doors. Doors will be open at 1:30pm

When do I bring my daughter to Hawks Shop for the Halftime Performance? Please have our Junior Cheer participant in the front of Hawks Shop (on the main concourse) at the beginning of the 1st quarter with 8:00 minutes on the game clock.

When and where do we pick them up after the Halftime Performance is over? Immediately following the performance, participants will come right back to Hawks Shop. Please come back to that area after halftime for pick up.

We look forward to having you!