St. Joseph Ready for Chiefs Football

The 2012 training camp for the Kansas City Chiefs begins July 27 in St. Joseph.

It’s almost time, Chiefs fans!

Training camp returns to St. Joseph and Missouri Western State University for a third year on July 27; camp concludes Aug. 16.  Afternoon and evening practices will be open to the public and players will sign autographs following each practice session.

The Chiefs will host a night practice at Spratt Stadium at 7:15 p.m. on Tuesday, July 31. Missouri Western will charge a $5 parking fee per practice.

The annual Family Fun Day presented by American Family Insurance will begin at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 4, at Spratt Stadium. Missouri Western will charge a $5 admission fee, with no charge for children ages 3 and younger.

Until camp begins, enjoy these photos from previous Chiefs camps in St. Joseph. And remember, for more information on this year’s camp, please visit StJoMo.com/kcchiefs.

Chiefs training camp in St. Joseph offers a great chance for players to interact with fans.

Night practice is a popular event during Chiefs training camp.

Get an up-close look at the Chiefs during their training camp in St. Joseph.

Written and photos by Beth Conway, communications director, St. Joseph Convention and Visitors Bureau