Patriots fans are getting excited for training camp to begin. After the team slumped to 8-9 last year, New England is hoping for better results in 2023 after several key changes to the coaching staff and roster during the offseason.
With plenty of new faces joining the organization, there’s a ton to look forward to once practices get underway. As the preseason approaches, here’s everything you need to know about the Patriots’ training camp schedule.
Which Patriots Training Camp 2023 Practices Are Open to the Public?
All of the Patriots outdoor training camp practices are open to the public and free to attend. The first one will take place in the grass fields behind Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, MA on Wednesday, July 26.
That will be followed by outdoor practices on Thursday, July 27 and Friday, July 28. The team’s fourth open practice will take place over the weekend on either Saturday, July 29 or Sunday, July 30, but the official date has not been confirmed yet.
In addition to watching practice, fans are able to enjoy games, activities and photo opportunities throughout training camp. They’ll also have opportunities to meet Pat Patriot as well as the team’s cheerleaders and former players.
This year marks the 63rd annual training camp for the Patriots, including their 21st consecutive camp at Gillette Stadium.
When Does Patriots Training Camp Start? Full Schedule of 2023 Dates and Locations
As mentioned above, New England’s training camp officially opens on Wednesday, July 26 at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough.
The team will continue practicing there over the next few weeks as they get ready for preseason games. The Patriots’ first preseason game will be at home against the Houston Texans on Thursday, Aug. 10.
In the lead-up to New England’s second preseason game against the Green Bay Packers, the two teams will hold joint practices against each other in Green Bay from Aug. 16-17. They then square off at Lambeau Field on Saturday, Aug. 19.
The Patriots then wrap up their preseason schedule with a finale versus the Tennessee Titans on Friday, Aug. 25. This all leads to Week 1, when New England faces the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field.
- July 26: Training camp opens
- Aug. 10: Preseason game vs Texans
- Aug. 16-17: Joint practices against Packers
- Aug. 19: Preseason game at Packers
- Aug. 25: Preseason game at Titans
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