Carolina Panthers arrive in Spartanburg, SC
The following Carolina Panthers training camp practices are free and open to the public. What you need to know:
*—subject to change; **—Fan Fest at Bank of America Stadium, ticket required
From Charlotte via I-85 South: Take I-85 South to exit 72 (I-585). At the end of the exit ramp, turn left toward Spartanburg. Cross over Business I-85. I-585 becomes Pine Street into Spartanburg. After crossing over Business I-85, turn right onto Pearl Street and then turn left onto Edgewood Avenue. Follow the signs and/or parking attendants.
Wofford College: Free parking is available in Lots A, B and C on campus via Pearl Street to Edgewood Avenue and from Pine Street and Church Street. Other free on-campus parking can be found in Lot D at Calvary Baptist Church on the corner of Pearl Street and Osage Street.
Downtown shuttle service: Free shuttle bus service provides fans roundtrip transportation between training camp and three off-campus parking lots: Lot G – Spartanburg Memorial Auditorium, Lot J – St. John Street Parking Deck, and Lot H – Beaumont Mill (this lot available on Saturday and Sunday only). The shuttle drops off and picks up in front of the Gibbs Stadium plaza and operates two hours before and after practice.
Off-campus: Free off-campus parking lots with no shuttle service include: Lot E – grass lot across Church Street from Evins Street and Lot F – Spartanburg County Administration Building (this lot available on Saturday and Sunday only).
Handicap parking and drop-off: Free handicap shuttle service is offered from Lot K at the Pinewood Resource Center (handicap parking only) with drop-off adjacent to the main entrance of the practice fields.
Carolina Panthers key dates
July 28: First practice at Wofford College
Aug. 5: Fan Fest at Bank of America Stadium
Aug. 11: Panthers at Baltimore, 7:30 p.m.
Aug. 16: Training camp ends
Aug. 20: Panthers at Tennessee, 3 p.m.
Aug. 26: New England at Panthers, 7:30 p.m.
Aug. 30: Roster cutdown to 75 players
Sept. 1: Pittsburgh at Panthers, 7:30 p.m.
Sept. 3: Roster cutdown to 53 players
Sept. 8: Regular-season opener, Panthers at Denver, 8:30 p.m.