** Latest Update: The last practice open to the public will be Tuesday, August 14. Gates open at 7:30 a.m. with practices beginning at 8:45 a.m. Thanks to WDTB reader Michelle V. for keeping us up-to-date on schedule changes! **
Time: Every camp workout except one will run from 8:45-11:30 a.m. (Gates will open to the One Buc practice fields at 7:30 a.m.); Night Practice: 6:30-9 p.m. (Saturday, August 4)
Date: Friday, July 27, 2012 through Sunday, August 12, 2012 (See public schedule below)
Location: One Buccaneer Place
Cost: FREE admission and parking (Tickets will NOT be required for fan admittance to Training Camp.)
Info: (813) 870-2700; Website
Tampa Bay’s 2012 Training Camp invites the public to watch nine practices for FREE. The annual event kicks-off on July 28 and runs through Sunday, August 12, offering a unique, up-close experience for Buccaneer fans. The nine open practices will give a close and unfiltered look at the new Bucs Head Coach Greg Schianowith and new players. In addition to practices, guests will enjoy fan-friendly features, including:
— Plentiful autograph sessions
— FREE parking
— Discount concessions
— Merchandise tents featuring the coveted new Nike gear
— Appearances by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Cheerleaders and Captain Fear
— All public sessions will once again be held on Field 3 for optimal viewing
Night Practice will take place on Saturday, August 4 with an intra-squad scrimmage, as well as Night Practice staples: FREE parking, autograph sessions, $1 hot dogs and soft drinks, and a fireworks show.
2012 Training Camp Public Schedule:
Practice schedule and times are subject to change. Visit Buccaneers.com for updates.
— Friday, July 27: 8:45-11:30 a.m.
— Saturday, July 28: 8:45-11:30 a.m.
— Sunday, July 29: 8:45-11:30 a.m.
— Wednesday, August 1: Friday, August 3: 8:45-11:30 a.m.
— Saturday, August 4: 6:30-9 p.m. (Night Practice)
— Monday, August 6: 8:45-11:30 a.m.
— Tuesday, August 7: 8:45-11:30 a.m.
— Sunday, August 12: 8:45-11:30 a.m.
One Buccaneer Place
Tampa, FL 33607