MGCCC Perkettes

MGCCC’s Official Dance Team

Perkettes are the official dance team at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. Established in 1952, the Perkettes are proud members of MGCCC Band of Gold, exemplifying tradition, precision and excellence.

Perkette “Perks”

  • Full tuition Band Scholarship
  • All uniforms and practice wear provided
  • One on one technique training with Perkette Coach
  • Performance Opportunities (pep-rallies, football, basketball, parades, as well as other events)
  • Travel Opportunities (select away games, parades, etc.)
  • UDA Camp

Perkette Prep Classes and Auditions

Audition Prep Class Dates

Cost: $30


  • Fall Prep Class – October 9th, 2019 5-7pm
  • Spring Prep Class – April 15, 2020 5-7pm

2019 Audition Dates

  • April 25, 2020 9am-2pm

Perkette Jr. Training Clinic 

  • Saturday, September 14, 2019; 9am-12pm

Perkette Jr. Training Clinic is a learning/ performance opportunity for children ages four and up. Participants will pay $30 for a t-shirt, a dance class and to learn a routine to perform with Perkettes at half time during the MGCCC Bulldogs home football game September 19, 2019. Registration will begin at 8:00am on Saturday, September 14, 2019.


Responsibilities include (but are not limited to) the following: all practices and conditioning during the year, summer practices/camps, pep rallies, games, alumni and community events, MGCCC Spirit events, fundraising, and community service. Some events can occur after a season ends, which you will be required to attend. You will be required to carefully read and sign the Perkette constitution, which states rules and guidelines for all members of the team.