Visit Steelers Training Camp

Do you know what it takes to be a 6-time Super Bowl Champion? Visit Pittsburgh Steelers training camp at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, PA to find out.

Join Steelers Nation as they head to Saint Vincent College in the Laurel Highlands for the Steelers annual summer training camp. Visiting Steelers Training Camp is FREE and open to the public! It's also regarded as one of the most fan-friendly in the NFL.

The public is generally permitted access to the campus beginning at 1:30pm. There are designated areas where fans are permitted to stand and ask for autographs as the players leave practice. Most players are happy to sign items, but it is up to each individual player whether or not they will sign on a particular day.

2015 Steelers Training Camp Schedule at a glance

  • Steelers Training Camp officially kicks off with the first practice open to the public on Sunday, July 26, 2015 at 2:55pm at Saint Vincent College! Celebrating 50 years of training camp held at SVC!
  • Training Camp runs from July 26-August 21.
  • There will be 18 practices open to the public, including 2 night practices. 
  • Weekend practices will take place July 26, August 1-2, and August 16 beginning at 2:55pm.
  • The annual "Friday Night Lights" practice at Latrobe's Memorial Stadium will be Friday, July 31 at 7pm.
  • The other night practice will take place on Wednesday, August 12 at 5:30pm. 
  • The last practice open to the public will take place on Friday, August 21 at 2:55pm. 

The complete 2015 Steelers Training Camp practice schedule is listed below.

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Visiting Tips

 

  • If you plan on staying overnight, book your room as soon as possible. Hotels and other accommodations fill up quickly for this event (find lodging options on our interactive map).
  • Parking is free and located in the lots just off Fraser Purchase Road.
  • Chairs & blankets are permitted and seating is also available in the stands at Chuck Noll Field.
  • Snacks and drinks are available for sale on campus.
  • Video cameras, alcoholic beverages, grills and pets are NOT permitted at training camp.
  • Logo merchandise may be purchased at the campus bookstore.
  • Arrive early to spend some time exploring the scenic campus. The gate opens at 1:30pm. Must-see stops are the over 100 year old stunning Basilica, the Fred Rogers Center, and the historic gristmill.
  • Plan a full-day of fun activities around your visit to training camp! Use our interactive map to explore nearby dining, activities, lodging, and more!

 

The Steelers Experience for Kids

 

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Another major factor is The Steelers Experience. This kid-friendly program takes place during afternoon open practice days at an adjacent football field on the Saint Vincent campus. Players, coaches, and other team personnel host and participate in simulated practice sessions, games, and exhibits that give young fans their own special taste of Pittsburgh Steelers Training Camp. It's also a great opportunity for kids to get their favorite Pittsburgh Steelers autograph signed.

The Steelers Experience usually opens an hour and a half before practice begins and lasts one hour after practice ends (about 2-6 pm) on open camp days.

 

2015 Steelers Training Camp Practice Schedule

All practices below begin at 2:55pm unless noted otherwise; all times subject to change.

Week of July 19-25:

  • Saturday, July 25 - Players report; campus closed to public
Week of July 26-August 1:
 
Week of August 2-8:
 
  • Sunday, August 2
  • Monday, August 3
  • Tuesday, August 4 - Players day off - no practice; campus closed
  • Wednesday, August 5
  • Thursday, August 6
  • Friday, August 7
  • Saturday, August 8 - No Steelers practice - team travels 
Week of August 9-15:
 
  • Sunday, August 9 - First Preseason Game vs. Minnesota Vikings - Hall of Fame Game (8pm, NBC-TV)
  • Monday, August 10 - Players day off - no practice; campus closed
  • Tuesday, August 11
  • Wednesday, August 12 - Night practice beginning at 5:30pm, open to the public
  • Thursday, August 13 - No Steelers practice - team travels
  • Friday, August 14 - Second Preseason Game at Jacksonville Jaguars (7:30pm, KDKA-TV)
  • Saturday, August 15 - Players day off - no practice; campus closed
Week of August 16-22:
 
  • Sunday, August 16
  • Monday, August 17
  • Tuesday, August 18- Players day off - no practice; campus closed
  • Wednesday, August 19
  • Thursday, August 20
  • Friday, August 21 (last practice open to the public)
  • Saturday, August 22 - No Steelers practice - Camp Breaks
Remaining Preseason Games:
 
  • Sunday, August 23 - Third Preseason Game vs. Green Bay Packers (8 pm, KDKA-TV)
  • Saturday, August 29 - Fourth Preseason Game at Buffalo Bills (4 pm, KDKA-TV)
  • Thursday, September 3 - Fifth Preseason Game vs. Carolina Panthers(7:30 pm, KDKA-TV)

 

2015 Steelers Fest & annual "Friday Night Lights" practice event at the Latrobe's Memorial Stadium

When: Friday, July 31st 

Steelers Fest runs: Noon - 6:00pm

Steelers Night Practice Begins: 7:00pm.

Ticket Info:

Fans can purchase tickets to the Steelers July 31 night practice at Latrobe's Memorial Stadium at the Greater Latrobe Athletic Office, the Latrobe Newsstand, and the Latrobe Parks & Recreation office.

Tickets are $5 for adults and $2 for senior citizens (children five and under are free).

Any questions can be referred to the Greater Latrobe Athletic Department: 724-539-4236.

Steelers Fest Info: 

Located at the Latrobe Memorial Stadium, Steelers Fest will feature free games, prizes, 50th Anniversary memorabilia, great food, face painting, various activities and more. Young fans can participate in fun, non contact football, drills during the Gatorade Junior Training Camp from 3-5pm. Steelers Alumni Charlie Batch (4-5pm) and Louis Lipps (5-6pm) will be on site signing autographs.

Friday Night Lights Practice Info:

Located at the Latrobe Memorial Stadium, Steelers night practice begins at 7pm and will feature a performance from the Steeline Drum Line.

Other Info: 

The Steelers will host a food drive to benefit the Westmoreland County Food Bank, collecting non-perishable food donations. Giant Eagle has pledged again this year to match the number of pounds collected at the drive, and donations will double as a result. Please visit www.westmorelandfoodbank.org for more information.

 

More Info

 

To learn more about Steelers Training Camp, visit www.steelers.com or call Saint Vincent College at 724-537-4560.

 

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