The Indianapolis Colts announced their Anderson University training camp schedule Wednesday, which has players reporting on July 26th and the first practice the next day.
Eleven public workouts are scheduled, all but one in the afternoon, typically from 1:55 to 4:40 p.m. The exceptions are a night practice on Aug. 2 from 6:25 to 9:10 p.m. and a morning workout from 8:05 to 10:30 a.m. on Aug. 11, the day the Colts break camp.
No practices are scheduled July 30, Aug. 3 and Aug. 6-8. The Colts travel to Canton Ohio on Aug. 6 to play in the Hall of Fame Game against the Green Bay Packers on Aug. 7.
It’s the seventh consecutive year the Colts will train at the university, which is about 40 miles north of Indianapolis, located off Exit 26 on Interstate-69.
Entire team practices and Colts City are free. Parking is $5 per vehicle and $20 for buses, with the lots opening around 10:30 a.m. daily with the exception of Aug. 2, and Aug. 11, when the lots will open at 3 p.m. and 6:30 a.m., respectively. Discounted parking is available on July 29 for members of the Armed Forces with a military ID.
The NFL Stadium Security Policy will be in effect throughout the duration of camp, which means the size and type of bags carried by spectators must be clear plastic, vinyl or PVC and not exceed 12-by-6-by-12 inches, including one-gallon clear plastic freezer bags. Small clutch bags, approximately the size of a hand, are allowed. An exception will be made for medically necessary items after proper inspection at the entry gate.
Colts City will include interactive inflatables, sponsor booths, social media tent presented by Coke, give-a-ways and register-to-win ticket opportunities, Colts-In-Motion traveling museum, Play 60 Zone, Colts Pro Shop, Colts cheerleaders appearances and concessions.
Players will only be available for autographs after practice. There will be no access to players before their scheduled practice. Autographs are not guaranteed and are based on player availability. Fans are expected to take a seat in either general public bleacher seating or ADA seating area until the end of practice. To ensure the safety of all attendees, there will be no standing along the perimeter of the field at any time before, during or after practice.
Special theme days are:
* Armed Forces Day presented by BOSE – Friday, July 29: Members of the Armed Forces are invited to attend Colts Training Camp for a day dedicated to the men and women who have served or are currently serving in our military. Discounted parking and concessions will be offered for military members who present a military ID.
* Kids Day presented by Riley Children’s Health – Sunday, July 31: On this day, a special kids meal will be available for purchase at concession stands and families will have the opportunity to enjoy kids themed activities inside Colts City. All Colts Kids Club Members will have the opportunity to participate in a scavenger hunt for the chance to win Colts tickets and other prizes. To become a member of the Colts Kids Club, visit Colts.com/kids.
* Community Take Back Day presented by the Attorney General’s Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention Task Force – Monday, Aug. 1: The Colts are teaming up with the Attorney General’s Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention Task force for a prescription drug take back event at Training Camp. Fans who bring unused or expired prescription medications for safe disposal on August 1st will be given a complimentary copy of the 2015 Colts highlight DVD. For a list of Rx Take Back locations, visit www.in.gov/bitterpill/safe_storage.
* BBQ Bash at Training Camp – Tuesday, Aug. 2: The Colts will host a BBQ Bash during the evening practice at Training Camp. The evening will include BBQ concession items, a full-squad Colts Cheerleader performance, live music inside Colts City and more.
TRAINING CAMP PRACTICE SCHEDULE
Tuesday, July 26 — Players report.
Wednesday, July 27 — 1:55-4:40 p.m. practice.
Thursday, July 28 — 1:55-4:40 p.m. practice.
Friday, July 29 — 1:55-4:40 p.m. practice.
Saturday, July 30 — Players day off.
Sunday, July 31 — 1:55-4:40 p.m. practice.
Monday, Aug. 1 — 1:55-4:40 p.m. practice.
Tuesday, Aug. 2 — 6:25-9:10 p.m. practice.
Wednesday, Aug. 3 — Players day off.
Thursday, Aug. 4 — 1:55-4:40 p.m. practice.
Friday, Aug. 5 — 1:55-4:40 p.m. practice.
Saturday, Aug. 6 — Travel day, no practice.
Sunday, Aug. 7 — Hall of Fame Game vs. Green Bay Packers at Canton, Ohio.
Monday, Aug. 8 — Players day off.
Tuesday, Aug. 9 — 1:55-4:40 p.m. practice.
Wednesday, Aug. 10 — 1:55-4:40 p.m. practice.
Thursday, Aug. 11 — 8:05-10:30 a.m. practice. Break camp.
SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE
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