From 1958-70, the Philadelphia Eagles called the University of Pennsylvania's Franklin Field home, highlighting that run with its 1960 NFL championship. On Sunday, Aug. 10, the Eagles will return to their former home for one of three open practices during their 2014 Training Camp. Some general information about the Franklin Field practice and ticketing for the event...
*Tickets are SOLD OUT for the event. A valid ticket will be required to enter the stadium. NO TICKETS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED ON EVENT DAY.
*The open practice will begin at 12:15 p.m.
*Seating is assigned by section, but will be general admission within that section.
*Ticketing questions can be directed to the Penn Box Office via phone at (215) 898-6151 or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS FOR AUGUST 10 (Eagles Open Practice/Alumni Day)
When is the latest I can reserve tickets?
Ticket reservations will conclude on Friday, Aug. 8 at 11:30 a.m.
Will tickets be available on the day of the event?
*No, all tickets must be reserved by Friday, Aug. 8 at 11:30 a.m.
*The Weightman Hall box office will house guest services members to assist with any ticket issues and inquires, the Weightman Hall box office is located at the West End of Franklin Field across from the Dunning Coaches Center
*Guests Services for the Eagles will be provided at the Weightman Hall Ticket office beginning at 10 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 10
*Penn VIP tickets may be picked up at will call at 10 a.m.
Where is ADA seating?
The first three rows of seats in each section on the south side of the stadium will be reserved for ADA/Handicap seating/limited mobilty. Wheelchair accessible seating is available in sections SA-SL, row 1. Rows 2 & 3 will be reserved for ADA/ limited mobility seating.
Do children need a ticket?
All children 2 and under do not need a ticket
Where are the entrances?
*Fans will be able to enter on the North side of the stadium located on 33rd street between Walnut street and Spruce/South Street
*Entrances on the South side of the stadium along Spruce/South Street will also be open
Where are the restrooms located?
SOUTH SIDE: Women - SG; Men - SC, SB
NORTH SIDE: Women - NM, NH, NF; Men - NJ, NG
*Additional portable restrooms will be located at the east entrance to the stadium.
*Portable restrooms will also be available behind the Eagles fanzone, located near the Ringe Squash Center,
Is there an ATM located in Franklin Field?
There will be one (1) ATM located in the Eagles merchandise store on the North side of the stadium.
Where are the Concession stands located?
*Concession stands are located outside of section NC on the north concourse, as well as at Gate 2 on North side of the stadium.
*On the South side of the stadium concession stands are located outside of sections: SL, SJ, SE & SD (Chickie’s & Pete’s).
*Concession stands will be open outside of sections EC and EE on the east end of the stadium.
*There will also be a concession stand located in front of the Ringe Squash Center adjacent to the Eagles fan zone.
Where can I park?
Parking is $12 for the event:
Parking garages are located:
*Walnut Street between 32nd and 33rd Streets (CASH ONLY)
*34th Street b/w Ludlow and Chestnut
*Corner of 38th and Walnut
*Corner of 40th and Walnut
*Penn Museum located at the corner of 33rd and Convention Avenue (enter on 33rd Street)
University Parking Lots with kiosks: (CASH ONLY)
*Corner of 34th and Chestnut
*Hollenbeck (located under South Street); enter from northbound University Avenue and drive past the River Fields
*Penn Park – 31st and Walnut
There is limited metered street parking available
No street parking will be available on 33rd Street on the day of the event
USING PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION (SEPTA)
Penn Athletics and the Philadelphia Eagles STRONGLY encourage the use of public transportation for this event!
*From 30th Street Station: Walk south on 31st Street to Walnut, turn right on walnut and continue walking until reaching 33rd street. At the corner of 33rd Street turn left (south), Franklin Field is on your left approximately 200 yards from the corner of 33rd and Walnut.
*Market-Frankford Line: Get off at 34th Street, walk two blocks south to Walnut Street (Center City should be on your left as you walk). At the corner of 34th and Walnut, turn left and walk one block to 33rd Street. At the corner of 33rd and Walnut, turn right and walk for approximately 200 yards. The entrance to Franklin Field will be across the street.
*Broad Street Line: Take the Broad Street line to City Hall, and transfer to the Westbound Market-Frankford Line. Get off at 34th Street, walk two blocks south to Walnut Street (Center City should be on your left as you walk). At the corner of 34th and Walnut, turn left and walk one block to 33rd Street. At the corner of 33rd and Walnut, turn right and walk for approximately 200 yards. The entrance to Franklin Field will be across the street.
*Subway-Surface Lines (Trolley Cars) - The 10, 11, 13, 34 and 36 lines all makes stops at 33rd and Market Streets, two blocks North of Franklin Field. The 11, 13, 34 and 36 lines all makes stops at 36th and Sansom Streets. Franklin Field is located on 33rd Street between Walnut and Spruce Streets.
*The University City Train Station is located directly across the street from Franklin Field (South Street and Convention Avenue). The station is a stop for the following regional rail train lines:
Airport Line Regional Rail
Warminster Line Regional Rail
Wilmington/Newark Line Regional Rail
West Trenton Line Regional Rail
Media/Elwyn Regional Rail
The address for Franklin Field is 235 South 33rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
From the Northeast via the New Jersey Turnpike South
Use Exit 4. Bear right out of the toll following signs to Philadelphia and Ben Franklin Bridge. After crossing the bridge take I-676 West, to I-76 East, the Schuylkill Expressway. Follow I-76 East to Exit 346A -- South Street (a left-lane exit). Turn right onto South Street to enter campus.
From the West via the Pennsylvania Turnpike
On the PA turnpike, use Exit 326, the Valley Forge Interchange. Take I-76 East for approximately 17 miles until Exit 346A, a left lane exit marked South Street. Turn right onto South Street to enter campus. To find parking, turn right at the second light onto 33rd Street. Take the first left onto Walnut Street, and there will be a lot on the right at 38th and Walnut..
From the North via I-95 South
Use the I-676/Center City Philadelphia Exit. Follow signs to I-676 West, the Vine Street Expressway. Take I-676 West until I-76 East, the Schuylkill Expressway. Follow I-76 East until Exit 346A -- South Street (a left-lane exit). Turn right onto South Street to enter campus.
From the South via I-95 North
Use the I-676/Center City Philadelphia Exit which is approximately 7 miles north of the airport. Follow I-676 West, the Vine Street Expressway, until I-76 East, the Schuylkill Expressway. Follow I-76 East until Exit 346A -- South Street (a left-lane exit). Turn right onto South Street to enter campus.
What can I bring into the stadium?
*The University of Pennsylvania prohibits alcohol, bottles, cans beverage containers, noise makers, food not wrapped in a clear plastic bag, fireworks and weapons
*The following are prohibited by Philadelphia Eagles: bags larger than 12 X 6 X 12, Alcohol, Binocular and camera cases larger 6.5 X 4.5, Animals (except service dogs), bottles, cans and beverage containers of any kind, thermoses, food not wrapped in clear plastic, hard sided coolers, umbrellas, fireworks, firearms and weapons of any kind, laser pointers, noisemakers (including but not limited to air horns, cowbells, whistlers and instruments), signs or flags on sticks or poles, strollers, video camera and the use of video capable cell phones, abusive, foul or disruptive language or clothing, throwing objects, trespassing, soliciting, peddling, any other item deemed dangerous or inappropriate, guests who appear to be intoxicated will not be permitted admittance into the stadium
*Fans are permitted to bring in clear bags no larger than 12”x6”x12” and small clutch purses
*Cameras (still only) are permitted inside Lincoln Financial Field as long as their use does not interfere with the game or other guests' enjoyment of the game.
*All fans will be subject to a security wand prior to entering the event
What is the Re-entry policy?
Guests may not exit and re-enter the stadium using the same ticket.