In stadium practice

Tom Brady signs autographs during the New England Patriots in-stadium practice last year.

Fans are again welcome to attend New England Patriots practices for free this summer.

Training camp starts Thursday, and each of the practices is scheduled to begin at 9:15 a.m. on the fields behind Gillette Stadium, with gates opening at 8 a.m.

And on Monday, July 29, the Patriots popular in-stadium practice returns for the team’s season ticket holders and Foxboro residents.

Gillette Stadium gates will open at 5:30 p.m., with the in-stadium practice scheduled to begin at 7 followed by fireworks.

The event requires mobile ticket entry and is closed to the general public.

Prior to the practice, the Patriots will induct Rodney Harrison and Leon Gray into the team’s Hall of Fame. That ceremony, which is free and open to the public, will begin at 4:30 p.m. on Patriot Place Plaza outside the team’s Pro Shop and Hall of Fame.

Parking is free for the induction ceremony and in-stadium practice.

Foxboro residents interested in attending the in-stadium practice must obtain complimentary mobile tickets at Use the promo code: 02035. Gillette Stadium no longer accepts the print-at-home PDF ticket option for Patriots games or in-stadium practice.

For additional information, review the FAQ sheet for mobile ticketing: If you have issues obtaining your mobile tickets, contact the ticket office at or call 800-543-1776.

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