Packers to accommodate fans at full capacity for matches and events this season
The Green Bay Packers today confirmed their intention to welcome fans to capacity at games and various events this summer and fall, including the annual meeting of shareholders, training camp and family home evening. .
Fans who have been fully vaccinated no longer need to wear masks, but the organization will continue to ask unvaccinated guests to follow CDC guidelines when wearing masks. No proof of vaccination will be required.
“The Packers are planning the season and the various activities that each year help us all celebrate the return of football,” said Packers President and CEO Mark Murphy. “We continue to encourage individuals to follow CDC recommendations, including vaccination, as this significantly reduces the risk of viral infection and transmission in fully vaccinated individuals. . “
While the Packers training camp schedule is still being finalized, fans can mark their schedules for several upcoming events:
- the Annual shareholders’ meeting Monday July 26 is 11 a.m. The event will take place at Lambeau Field, rain or shine. More information about the meeting is available at packers.com/community/shareholders.
- the Run / Walk 5K Packers, presented by Bellin Santé will return this year on Saturday, July 24, with a computer-timed race highlighted by a neighborhood route that will ultimately lead participants to Lambeau Field and around the famous grill. The Packers will also continue the tradition of hosting a 1K Kids’ Race, presented by Polaris on Friday, July 23. Fans can register for both events at runsignup.com/Race/WI/GreenBay/GreenBayPackers5KRunWalk.
- Packers Family Night, presented by Bellin Santé is scheduled for Saturday August 7. More information on this event will be announced soon, including when tickets go on sale and details on the festivities that accompany it.
Packers training camp, presented by Bellin Santé, will begin the last week of July, with dates and times to be announced soon. The organization expects fans to be allowed to attend practice, but some elements of the traditional training camp experience may be different from previous years due to possible changes in protocols established by the NFL and the NFL Players Association. As training camp approaches, more information will be shared so fans know what to expect before they come to train.
In addition, the Lambeau Field Atrium has resumed its normal hours, with the Packers’ pro shop now open 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on weekdays, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturdays and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sundays. the Packers Hall of Fame is also now open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday. Lambeau Field Stadium Visits are also back, with classic tours now on offer and more tour options available in the coming weeks. Fans can visit packershofandtours.com to purchase tickets for the tour.
Signage at Lambeau Field and at Packers events will remind guests that the CDC recommends mask wear for those who are not fully immunized. The signage will also direct guests to current CDC information, which includes descriptions of settings that may be encountered at Packers games and events, including crowded outdoor and indoor areas, indoor seating areas, and concession and concession lines. crowded toilets (exterior and interior).
The CDC says, “The CDC cannot provide the specific level of risk for every activity in every community. It is important to consider your personal situation and the risk to yourself, your family, and your community before you venture out.
“As you plan to attend Packers events and other large-scale community events, know that your best protection is to be fully immunized,” said Anna Destree, county public health official. by Brown. “If you are not fully immunized, continue to wear a mask and know the risk levels in different settings.”
“Vaccination is a powerful tool to help protect us as individuals and get us back to the activities we enjoy as a community,” said Dr Michael Landrum, infectious disease specialist at Bellin Health. “This is the key to our continued return to normalcy – and the more of us shoot, the faster and more complete it will be.”