Open Practice To Be Held At Franklin Field

Photo by: Jeff Fusco.

Photo by: Jeff Fusco.

This year’s Eagles training camp will feature an open practice at Franklin Field.

The team announced their camp schedule Wednesday. All players will report on July 25. There will be three open practices in all. Two will be held on Monday, July 28 and Sunday, August 3 at Lincoln Financial Field. The third will take place on Sunday, August 10 at Franklin Field, which was the home of the Eagles from 1958-70.

Tickets for the open practice at Franklin Field will be available beginning on Wednesday, July 16 at 10 am by logging onto There will be a limit of six (6) tickets per order. Ticketing questions can be answered by calling 215-898-6151 or emailing

All open practices are free of charge.  The two practices at Lincoln Financial Field will not require a ticket for entry.

The rest of the practices will be held at the NovaCare Complex and are open to only a limited number of invited guests. Start times for the open practices are scheduled for 12:15 pm, while the practice sessions at the NovaCare are expected to begin at 11:45.

The Eagles will take part in joint practices with the Patriots in New England for three days leading up to their preseason game in Foxboro onAugust 15.

“We are looking forward to another summer of Eagles football in Philadelphia,” said Eagles President Don Smolenski. “Although the total number of open practices has been reduced from last year due to events in and around our stadium as well as the joint practice sessions in Foxboro, we remain committed to providing our fans a fun atmosphere as they get an up-close look at our team, including what we think will be a special day at Franklin Field.”

Some logistical info, courtesy of the Eagles:

·         Parking – Parking for practices at Lincoln Financial Field will be free  with lots opening three hours prior to the start of practice (9 am).

·         Entry to stadium – The HeadHouse Plaza will open before practice at 10 am and the interior gates will open at 11 am. All fans should enter the stadium through the Northeast and Xfinity gates only.

·         Seating – Without tickets, seating at Lincoln Financial Field will be on a first-come, first-serve basis.

·         Concessions – Concessions will be available inside the stadium. Alcoholic beverages will not be sold.

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  • Dpick

    Hope the turf goblins at Franklin Field don’t end someone’s season.

    • TNA

      That was the absolute first thing that came to mind. Unless they’ve upgraded recently, that turf is a thin sheet of AstroTurf over concrete. They should instead hold practices at the nearby soccer fields and/or science laboratories in the adjacent block.

      • SoCalEaglesFan

        They upgraded the concrete turf 10 years ago. It’s state of the art now. At least I think it is. I do know they installed Sprinturf in 2004. It’s the rubber infill stuff that has cushion and give. Not the old Vet style astroturf that tears your skin off with every tackle.

  • Docboy

    is there a chance to meet and perhaps get autographs from players at these open camp? Thinking about taking my boy down to see them.. we’re in NY..

    • I’ve_got_BIG_balls

      Good question! I’d like to know that too

    • theycallmerob

      when I went last year, we didn’t really have that opportunity. Chip ran a tight ship, literally the players came out and went right into drills (and moved fast, according to the soundtrack/announcer)

    • JReamer

      I took my daughter last year to the Linc for a practice and obviously during the actual practice she was extremely bored. However before practice we got vouchers for autographs and for her to run on the field after the practice. The vouchers sent you to specific lines for autographs. We got Carrie Williams, Brandon Fletcher and Trevard Lindley. Over all it was a great time. If it’s anything similar your son should enjoy it.

    • Syracuse Eagle Fan

      JReamer is right on. At the Linc last year they hand out tickets once you enter the gates for autograph lines 1-4. After practice they had tables lined up in the upper decks with the players signing. A great experience for the kids. I’ve travelled to training camp for nearly a decade now from Syracuse, NY.

      • Docboy

        is there a way of knowing who will be available for autographs? sounds like a blast!

        • Syracuse Eagle Fan

          They often will post what “groups” will be doing autographs but not individuals. So receivers and lineman, etc. You don’t know who’s in your line until you get there. In the past typically the line 1 had the biggest name people.

      • Frank Johnson

        You have made that long commute to see these bums????

        • Kyle

          If they’re bums why are you reading about them???

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  • TheCatalyst

    Awesome. I had a great time at the practices last year. Looking forward to going this year.