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Green Bay Packers Training Camp Opens Today

The Green Bay Packers' Ray Nitschke Field will greet players and fans alike on Friday morning, July 26, for the opening of the 68th edition of Packers Training Camp, presented by Bellin Health. Nineteen practices are scheduled through August 27.

Training camp visitors are encouraged to use www.packers.com/trainingcamp for an all-encompassing guide to daily practice schedules, activities schedules and other important information.

According to the Greater Green Bay Convention and Visitors Bureau and a 2010 study by AECOM, training camp, along with Packers Family Night, presented by Bellin Health that you can watch on WFXS, FOX55 Saturday, August 3 at 6:30pm will attract an estimated 100,000 visitors from across the nation and as many as 20 foreign countries from July 26 through the final open practice, August 27. With an economic impact estimated at $10 million, training camp is a financial boost to many area businesses.

Nitschke Field will open 90 minutes prior to the scheduled practice time and will close 30 minutes after the completion of practice. Concessions will be available for purchase. Carry-ins are permitted, but should take up no more space than below a person's feet. Smoking and alcohol are prohibited. More Nitschke Field policies are available online at packers.com/trainingcamp.

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