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28 Apr 2017

Philadelphia is the place to be! NFL Draft Experience

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April 28, 2017 Category: Sports Posted by:

NFL Draft Experience Presented by Oikos Triple Zero, invites families and fans of all ages to enjoy a FREE admission, three-day football festival held along the half-mile stretch of Benjamin Franklin Parkway from Thursday, April 27, through Saturday, April 29. Representing the largest festival footprint ever created by the NFL, spanning the size of nearly twenty-five football fields, fans of all ages and of all teams will be able to participate in interactive exhibits, immersive games and virtual reality experiences, free player autograph sessions and more.

Hours of Operation

Friday, April 28: Noon to 11 p.m.

    Saturday, April 29: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

NFL Draft Experience Activities and Attractions

FMP = Fan Mobile Pass Required (Click to learn more about the Fan Mobile Pass for access to all the action at NFL Draft Experience or visit


Combine Corner:

  Vertical Jump (FMP): Jump as high as you can and hit the corresponding flag to discover your vertical reach just like at the NFL Scouting Combine!

  40-Yard Dash (FMP): Race down the field against your opponents and digital NFL players on a giant 40-yard long LED wall!

Hail Mary (FMP): Test your long-distance accuracy by throwing a deep pass over defenders into a drop-in net.

NFL Training Camp (FMP): Race through a series of obstacles and train like a pro.

Oikos Triple Zero Field Goal Kick (FMP): Test your ability to kick a field goal through NFL uprights.

Touch Pass (FMP): Master one of the most difficult throws for an NFL quarterback by throwing the ball on an arc over a defensive player and into a net.

NFL PLAY 60 Zone presented by Danimals

Gear Up & Go (FMP): Try on NFL equipment and feel what it’s like to get dressed for gameday.

Kids’ Extra Point Kick (FMP): Test your ability to kick a field goal through scaled down NFL uprights.

Kids’ Long Snap (FMP): Test your ability to snap the ball like a pro.

Kids’ Quarterback Challenge (FMP): Test your passing skills.

NFL PLAY 60 App Station: Run, jump and turn through a simulated world in an app designed by NFL PLAY 60 and the American Heart Association.

NFL PLAY 60 Challenge Virtual Field Trip: Take a virtual field trip with the National Football League and the American Heart Association to learn how easy and fun it is to get active and heart healthy.

NFL PLAY 60 Zone Obstacle Course presented by Campbell’s & SpaghettiOs (FMP): Race through agility drills just like the pros and test your high jump abilities, leap over obstacles and bob and weave through mini tackling dummies.

NFL RUSH Gameday: Experience gameday with an app designed for kids to play fun games, customize their own avatars, watch awesome videos and unlock cool digital gear from their favorite teams!

Play Football Field presented by Danimals (FMP): Watch and learn from USA Football coaches and play NFL FLAG football! Don’t miss the action! On-field clinics are open to boys and girls ages 6-17. Daily clinics open on a first-come, first-served basis.

Friday, April 28: 4 to 6 p.m.

Saturday, April 29: Noon to 3 p.m.; 3:30 to 5 p.m.; 5:30 to 7 p.m.


AFC & NFC Locker Rooms: Visit a replica NFL locker room as it appears on gameday. Experience the sights of a real NFL pregame with sleek translucent LCDs!

Draft Experience Autograph Stage presented by Panini (FMP): Get free autographs from current NFL players and NFL Legends. Schedule pending.

College Football Corner: View College Football Hall of Fame memorabilia from former first round Draft picks and Eagles legends, and cheer on Draft prospects from your favorite college team. Life size player mannequins offer unique photo opportunities.

ESPN Set: Check out Sportscenter LIVE from NFL Draft Experience!

Hall of Famous (FMP): Get your own bronze bust digitized at the Pro Football Hall of Fame exhibit!

Look Like A Pro: Step inside a uniformed body-cast mold bearing the insignia of your favorite NFL team and have a friend snap your photo.

Music Stage: Visit the music stage featuring appearances by NFL team mascots, cheerleaders and drumlines and local musical talent.

NFL Auction (FMP): Visit NFL Auction and check in with your Fan Mobile Pass to qualify to win instant prizes! NFL Auction is the official auction site of the National Football League. 100% of net proceeds are donated to support NFL and team charities.

NFL Draft Experience Tailgate: Enjoy selections from some of Philadelphia’s best restaurants in a “taste of the town” tailgate.

NFL Draft Set (FMP): Visit the official NFL Draft set and take your spot behind the podium.

NFL Draft Tavern presented by Bud Light: It’s the hottest place to drink the coldest beer and cheer your team at the NFL Draft. Bud Light — we don’t just brew beer, we make friendships!

NFL Museum featuring:

  Hall of Fame memorabilia

  Full collection of 50 Super Bowl rings

  Lamar Hunt AFC Championship Trophy

  George S. Halas NFC Championship Trophy

  Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award

NFL Network Desk presented by Ford F Series: Take your seat behind the NFL Network Total Access desk and break down the game!

NFL Virtual Reality: Experience NFL games using virtual reality technology!

Painting the Future: Watch local Philadelphia artists paint the future as they create unique paintings portraying the story of each first-round draft pick! Take a picture with this full-scale mural created to honor the NFL’s future stars.

Vince Lombardi Trophy (FMP): Fans may take their photo with the NFL’s most iconic trophy.

Zip to the Future presented by Oikos Triple Zero (FMP): Fly over NFL Draft Experience on a 100-yard zip line!

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