The Washington Redskins announced today a ticket lottery will be conducted for the team's joint practice with the Houston Texans scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 8 at the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center in Richmond, Va.
At this time, fans wishing to attend that particular session may enter the lottery free of free of charge by visiting redskins.com/trainingcamp. The deadline to enter is Monday, July 20 at noon ET. Randomly selected fans will receive an e-mail within 48 hours of the deadline with a link to a printable ticket with a unique bar code, which guarantees access to the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center on that date.
Fans will be able to attend all other practice sessions without a ticket, free of charge. A full schedule of available practice sessions is available at redskins.com/trainingcamp.
Included below are important details for fans interested in attending practice at the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center on Saturday, Aug. 8:
Why are the Redskins using a lottery system?
- The Redskins anticipate heavy demand for this particular joint practice session with the Houston Texans.
- Based on NFL best practices, an automated, random lottery system is the most fair way to distribute complimentary tickets which will guarantee access to this high-demand event.
What practice sessions are subject to the Fan Lottery?
- The only Practice Session subject to the Fan Lottery is the 10:35 a.m. session on Saturday, Aug. 8. All other sessions are not subject to the Fan Lottery.
- Practice dates and times are subject to change.
How do I enter and what do I receive if I am selected?
- The lottery system is free to enter (online at redskins.com/trainingcamp or by mailing a 3x5 card with name, address, phone number and e-mail address to Redskins Training Camp Lottery at 21300 Redskin Park Drive, Ashburn, VA 20147).
- The deadline to enter is Monday, July 20 at noon ET.
- One (1) entry per fan per practice session.
- Each randomly selected fan will receive four (4) complimentary tickets which will guarantee access to the Aug. 8 Practice Session.
How will the process work?
- Randomly selected fans will receive an e-mail within 48 hours of the Monday, July 20 deadline with a link to a printable ticket with a unique bar code.
- Each fan entering the gates, including children, must present their complimentary ticket prior to entry in order to guarantee access.
- Tickets are non-transferrable. Unauthorized transfers will be voided and all tickets in the group will be cancelled.
What else do I need to know?
- Fans with questions about the lottery process may call the Washington Redskins' guest services department at 301-276-6100.
As a reminder, all practice sessions other than the session on Aug. 8 do not require lottery entry. Fans are encouraged to sign up to attend training camp online at www.redskins.com/trainingcamp. This site is home to the full training camp practice schedule.