KC Chiefs Summer Training Camp
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OFFICIAL 2015 DATES HAVE NOT YET BEEN RELEASED BY NFL. We will post as soon as they are made public.
CHIEFS TRAINING CAMP FACILITY MAP
Other Important Logistical Info:
Once again this year, all fans coming to MWSU for Chiefs Training Camp will be directed to park in Lot H which is the closest proximity to the practice fields at Spratt Stadium. A $5.00, cash only, daily fee will be charged per car while buses and RV's will be admitted to the lot for $15.00. Fans are encouraged to purchase daily parking in advance on-line at gogriffons.com. Forfans that plan to attend camp on multiple days, MWSU will offer a season parking pass for $35 that may be purchased in Looney Complex 229 between the hours of 8 AM - 4:30 PM Monday - Friday.
-Lot H will open two hours prior to the scheduled practice time on the opening day of camp and 1 hour and 45 minutes prior to practice time the remainder of camp.
-An ample number of handicap spaces are available in Lot H both behind and in front of the Baker Family Fitness Center.
-In an overflow situation, all cars entering campus via James McCarthy Drive will be directed to Lot J which is located in front of Looney Complex while all cars entering campus from Mitchell Street will be directed to Lot K in front of Popplewell Hall.
All practices this year will be conducted on the grass practice fields in which seating is available for approximately 1,800 fans. In addition, fans are permitted to sit on the hill in front of the VIP tents and ample standing room is also available.
PAID ADMISSION DAYS
As mentioned above, MWSU encourages fans to take advantage of MWSU's on-line ticketing system when purchasing daily parking passes and event tickets. All Chiefs camp paid admission items are on sale now at gogriffons.com.
GATE OPENING & CLOSING TIMES
Gates to training camp will open each day 30 minutes prior to the start of practice time and will close 30 minutes after practice concludes.
In anticipation of extreme heat, MWSU and the Chiefs have provided the following accommodations;
- Misting Tent - The Chiefs will provide a misting tent for fans to cool down during practices.
- Mosaic Life Care EMS - The official sponsor of Chiefs Training Camp, Mosaic Life Care, will have EMS personnel on hand at each practice to attend to fans needing assistance.
- Hydration - Water will be provided compliments of the Western Institute located in the MWSU tent upon entrance into to the main camp area.
- Fans are allowed to bring in one sealed bottle of water to the training camp sight.
Local vendor The Truck Stop and regional vendor Cappuccino Connections will handle concessions at camp. The concession stands are located just steps from the practice fields and will feature many options including breakfast and lunch items and other snacks. A beer tent is also available within view of the field for those fans 21 and older.
The Chiefs merchandise tent is located just inside the main entrance of camp and features hundred of items to choose from including apparel and novelty items as well as Chiefs tickets.
CHIEFS KIDS ZONE
The Chiefs Kids Zone once again returns to training camp and is located behind the Spratt Stadium scoreboard. The kids zone features inflatable jumping castles, football related activities and a rock climbing wall.
For more information on all items related to Chiefs Training Camp, fans are encouraged to access the following helpful websites:
www.kcchiefs.com - The official website of the Chiefs
www.facebook.com/KCChiefsinStJo - Visitors information for Training Camp
www.missouriwestern.edu/kcchiefs - The official MWSU training camp logistics webpage
www.gogriffons.com - The official website of Griffon Athletics and on-line ticketing home page
www.saintjoseph.com - The official website of the St. Joseph Metro Chamber of Commerce
Fans are reminded before heading out to training camp to log on to kcchiefs.com for all the latest training camp scheduling information as schedules do change at a moments notice.
It might surprise you to know that St. Joseph has 13 historical area museums that are open daily. From the Pony Express Museum, dedicated to the 1860 mail service, this year celebrating the 150th Sesquicentennial of the Pony Express, The Patee House Museum, a glorious hotel turned 19th century museum, and next door you’ll find Jesse James Home, where Jesse was shot by Bob Ford in 1882. You can learn about the Nation's military history at the National Military Heritage Museum, and view extraordinary art collections at the Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art. The history of mental health treatment is at the Glore Psychiatric Museum, one of three museums on the grounds of the St. Joseph Museums complex. All museums and attractions are listed on our website.
In addition to history, St. Joseph has a very rich cultural life which includes concerts by The Saint Joseph Symphony, nationally touring music and theatre acts at the Performing Arts Association, and famous comedians at Robidoux Resident Theater. Nightlife includes Broadway caliber performances at the historic Missouri Theatre and dinner theatre at the Robidoux Landing Playhouse. Some exciting nightlife can be found Downtown at the Felix Street Experience, a series of pubs, bars and nightclubs that line beautiful Felix Street. Whatever you're looking for you can find entertainment almost any night in St. Joseph.
St. Joseph is also one of America's best kept secrets in terms of historic architecture. Officially founded in 1843, this town quickly grew to become one of the most important sites of commerce and trade for the West which is reflected in the city's extraordinary architecture. Stop by the Visitors Center and pick up a walking tour of Downtown St. Joseph architectural gems.
Don't miss experiencing the amazing parkway system, developed in 1918 by architect George Burnap. The green belt ribbons through the city for 26 miles, comprised of 1500 acres containing 48 parks.and was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1995. Along the parkway is the Remington Nature Center, which offers a unique view into the evolution nature and civilization in northwest Missouri and the St. Joseph Aquatic Park, a public pool which has a 203' Waterslide, 165' Enclosed Waterslide, 50 Meter Pool, Waterfall, Vortex, Zero Depth Beach Entry, and a 300' Lazy River...perfect for hot summer days.
Check out all the links above, call us at 800-785-0360 or email
for more visitors information. We look forward to seeing you around St. Joseph when you visit the KC Chiefs Training Camp!