March 16, 2016

2016 Chiefs Training Camp presented by Mosaic Life Care at Missouri Western State University in St. Joseph, Missouri.

FULL UPDATED DETAILS ON AMERICAN FAMILY FUN DAY AUGUST 6th HERE.

The Kansas City Chiefs announced dates for 2016 Chiefs Training Camp presented by Mosaic Life Care at Missouri Western State University in St. Joseph, Missouri. Unless otherwise noted, all training camp practices will be free of charge. Bleacher and hillside seating is free. Food and beverage tents will be available before and during practice sessions.

Kansas City’s first open practice to the public will be on Saturday, July 30. The club will hold social media days at training camp on July 31 and Aug. 5. “American Family” Fun Day will take place on Saturday, Aug. 6, and Season Ticket Member Appreciation Day along with Alumni Day will be held Sunday, Aug. 7. Full team autograph sessions are scheduled to take place July 30, July 31, Aug. 6 and Aug. 7. The Chiefs will hold a Military Appreciation Day at training camp again this season on Thursday, Aug. 18. Missouri Western will charge a $5 parking fee per vehicle per day. On July 30 and Aug. 6, MWSU will charge a $5 admission fee into practice.

The daily schedule is below. Practices held at 8:15 a.m. will run approximately two hours and 40 minutes. Practices held at 9:15 a.m. will run approximately one hour and 40 minutes.

All times and dates are subject to change. Walk-through practices are closed to the public. If the club moves practice inside due to weather, practice will be closed and an announcement will be made via www.chiefs.com and other social media outlets.

SCHEDULE: (Printable 2016 CHIEFS TRAINING CAMP SCHEDULE)

2016 CHIEFS TRAINING CAMP SCHEDULE
Dates Practice Times & Special Events
Saturday, July 30 Practice – 3:30 p.m.
First Practice Open to the Public ($5 Admission Fee) | *Team Autograph Session
Sunday, July 31 Practice – 8:15 a.m.
Social Media Day | *Team Autograph Session
Monday, Aug. 1 Practice – 8:15 a.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 2 Practice – 8:15 a.m.
Wednesday, Aug. 3 Practice – 9:15 a.m.
Thursday, Aug. 4 No Practice
Friday, Aug. 5 Practice – 8:15 a.m.
Social Media Day
Saturday, Aug. 6 Practice – 8:15 a.m.
“American Family” Fun Day ($5 Admission Fee) | *Team Autograph Session – FULL DETAILS HERE!!!
Sunday, Aug. 7 Practice – 8:15 a.m.
Season Ticket Member Appreciation & Alumni Day | *Team Autograph Session
Monday, Aug. 8 Practice – 9:15 a.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 9 Practice – 8:15 a.m.
Wednesday, Aug. 10 Practice – 8:15 a.m.
Thursday, Aug. 11 No Practice
Friday, Aug. 12 No Practice
Saturday, Aug. 13 Preseason Game No. 1 – Chiefs vs. Seahawks – 3:30 p.m. CT
Sunday, Aug. 14 No Practice
Monday, Aug. 15 Practice – 8:15 a.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 16 Practice – 8:15 a.m.
Wednesday, Aug. 17 Practice – 9:15 a.m.
Thursday, Aug. 18 Practice – 8:15 a.m.
Military Appreciation Day | Final Camp Practice | Camp Breaks
*Weather and field conditions are evaluated daily. All dates and times provided are subject to change. If practice is moved indoors due to poor conditions, it will be closed to the public. The club will notify fans via social media channels as soon as a decision is made.

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During the non-practice times, there is plenty to do and see in St. Joseph and we invite you to take full advantage of all our city has to offer.

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.  View extraordinary art collections at the Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art.  The history of mental health treatment is at theGlore 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 TheSaint 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 theRobidoux 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 cvb@stjomo.com for more visitors information.  We look forward to seeing you around St. Joseph when you visit the KC Chiefs Training Camp!

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