Paul’s Pals Partners with Matthew Foundation for 2018 Super Fest

January 10, 2018

Mark your calendars for Super Fest Minnesota on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at the Eden Prairie Dome!

Super Fest is an inclusive football clinic, cheerleading clinic, and scrimmage and features people with and without intellectual and developmental disabilities participating together. The event culminates in a gameday experience with the national anthem, player name announcements, scrimmage, and cheer performance.

Super Fest’s purpose is to showcase inclusion and provide an opportunity for the developmental disability community to participate together with their peers and feel a part of the most festive football weekend of the year. Participants are warmly welcomed and not just allowed to be at Super Fest.

Come join us! Super Fest is an exciting and growing event. ESPN has aired segment about Super Fest on Super Bowl Sunday in 2016 and 2017. Former President George H.W. Bush served as our most recent Honorary Chair. We have been fortunate to have had appearances by the Houston Texans Head Coach Bill O’Brien, Atlanta Falcons Cheerleaders, TopCats, Carolina Panthers Cheerleaders, and more. Past supporters consist of a broad based coalition of individuals and local, national, and international organizations including: Houston Texans, Oakland Raiders, 1-800-Flowers, JetBlue, Harris County Houston Sports Authority, Stanford Down Syndrome Research Center, Texas Children’s Autism Center, Down Syndrome International, National Down Syndrome Society, KNOWAutism, Down Syndrome Association of Houston, Silicon Valley Down Syndrome Network, Rise School Houston, and many more.

For more information and to register, visit

2017 Houston – ESPN’s NFL Insider Show

Super Fest on NFL Insiders from Sunday NFLCD on Vimeo.