In response to a record number of Training Camp fan invitation registrations, the Washington Redskins announced today a ticket lottery will be conducted for Fan Appreciation Day on Aug. 2 and the Washington Redskins-New England Patriots joint practice sessions on Aug. 4-6.
Included below are important details for fans interested in attending practice at the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center on those select dates:
Why are the Redskins using a lottery system?
- Via the Redskins’ online fan RSVP system, the team has received a record number of registrations for Fan Appreciation Day and the Redskins-Patriots joint practice sessions.
- Based on NFL best practices, an automated, random lottery system is the most fair way to distribute complimentary tickets which will guarantee access to these high-demand events.
What practice sessions are subject to the Fan Lottery?
- Practice Sessions subject to the Fan Lottery are:
- Saturday, August 2nd – Fan Appreciation Day
- Monday, August 4th – Washington Redskins & New England Patriots Joint Team Practice
- Tuesday, August 5th – Washington Redskins & New England Patriots Joint Team Practice
- Wednesday, August 6th – Washington Redskins & New England Patriots Joint Team Practice
How do I enter and what do I receive if I am selected?
- The lottery system is free to enter (online at redskins.com/trainingcamp or by mailing a 3x5 card with name, address, phone number and e-mail address to Redskins Training Camp Lottery at 21300 Redskin Park Drive, Ashburn, VA 20147).
- The deadline to enter is Friday, July 25 at noon ET.
- One (1) entry per fan per practice session.
- Each randomly selected fan will receive four (4) complimentary tickets which will guarantee access to the day of practice for which their name was drawn.
How will the process work?
- Randomly selected fans will receive an e-mail on Saturday, July 26 with a link to a printable ticket with a unique bar code.
- Each fan entering the gates, including children, must present their complimentary ticket prior to entry in order to guarantee access.
- Tickets are non-transferrable. Unauthorized transfers will be voided and all tickets in the group will be cancelled.
What else do I need to know?
- Fans with questions about the lottery process may call the Washington Redskins’ guest services department at 301-276-6068.
- All fans may also visit the inaugural Washington Redskins Fit Fest at the Greater Richmond Convention Center on August 2-3. For details on this free, open-to-the-public event visit www.redskins.com/fitfest.
As a reminder, all practice sessions other than the ones specified above do not require lottery entry. Fans are encouraged to sign up to attend training camp online at www.redskins.com/trainingcamp. This site is also home to the full training camp practice schedule.