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2021 Training Camp FAQs

Is training camp free and open to the public?

Yes, practices are free to attend with first-come, first-serve seating along the grass hill alongside the practice fields.

Do fans have to show proof of vaccination to attend?

Proof of vaccination and face coverings are not required, however all attendees are required to register in the Training Camp Central web page or portion of the app and accept the NFL's terms and conditions for event attendance.

Do fans have to wear a mask?

Mask-wearing is not required.

Are autographs available?

Due to NFL-NFLPA protocols, social distancing between fans and players is required, and in-person autographs will not be available. However, fans will be able to enter a free giveaway for autographed items at each practice. Entry will be available through the Panthers app. Must be present at camp to win.

Can I bring in outside food and beverages?

Fans are allowed to bring in coolers and containers with food and drink (non-alcoholic). Glass containers are not allowed for safety reasons.

What else is permitted?

The following items are permitted at camp:


-Containers for medical supplies

-Flags without poles or sticks

-Folding chairs, seat cushions, umbrellas


-Selfie sticks


What items are not permitted?

The following items are NOT permitted in the practice field complex:


-Explosives, fireworks

-Horns, bells, whistles, artificial noisemakers

-Illegal drugs

-Oversized tents

-Pets, excepting service animals assisting those with disabilities

-Weapons of any kind, including guns, knives, scissors and those carried with a permit

The Panthers retain the right to confiscate items judged to pose a safety hazard or diminish the enjoyment of other patrons. Prohibited items that are discovered during security inspection must be returned to the owner's vehicle or discarded. Unlawful items discovered during inspection are subject to confiscation and the person in possession of the item may be denied entry and is subject to arrest. All containers like coolers and backpacks will be inspected before allowed to enter.

Where can fans go?

Fans are allowed to sit and congregate on the main hill alongside Field 2. Standing is not allowed behind the Field 2 and Field 3 end zones this year.

What happens if it rains?

Severe weather is always possible in Spartanburg during the summer months. Typically, practice will continue through light rain. If there is severe weather, practice times may be shifted or cancelled. Follow the Panthers on Twitter (@Panthers) for up-to-date announcements.

Where can I find up-to-date rosters and team information?

This year, we are sharing a mobile-first fan guide through the Panthers app. Download the app and navigate to the Training Camp Fan Guide button or simply scan the QR codes at the entrance to camp. The mobile experience will have enter-to-win promotions, updated rosters and depth charts, player features, trivia, fan info, things to do in Spartanburg and more.