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  • Sat., Apr. 26, 2014 8:00AM - 6:00PM CDT Packers Pro Shop Tent Sale

    The sale is taking place earlier than in previous years, due to the construction at Lambeau Field and the work that the Pro Shop team must complete in preparation for the new store, which will open this summer. Visitors to Lambeau Field should enter the Atrium through the Oneida Nation Gate. Parking is available in the lot on Lambeau Field’s east side near the Oneida Nation Gate, which can be accessed off Oneida Street and Lombardi Avenue.

    The sale will feature the traditional mix of Pro Shop items greatly reduced in price and other special purchases.

    The team’s football operations staff also has provided Packers team apparel no longer in use, including a large assortment of t-shirts, shorts, jackets, jerseys and pants. Some items are practice-worn gear not normally available in the Pro Shop.

    The tent sale began in 1994 in the parking lot outside the former Pro Shop on the north end of Lambeau Field and grew into a popular event. Now in its 11th year in the Atrium, the tent sale also was held in the west side stadium concourse in previous years.

     
  • Sat., May. 10, 2014 7:00PM CDT Eddie Lacy appearance 22nd Annual Doug Jirschele Memorial Sports Award Banquet
  • Sat., Jun. 07, 2014 8:30AM - 3:30PM CDT JPP Kids Clinic

    The 17th annual Junior Power Pack Kids Clinic is set for Saturday, June 7, 2014 in the Don Hutson Center with sessions ranging from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

    The Junior Power Pack Clinic gives members ages 5-14 years old the opportunity to practice football skills and drills with other Packers backers and a few up-and-coming Packers players.  Parents/Guardians are welcome to come and watch their child/ren participate in the clinic. 

    Members may choose one of three sessions to attend:

    • Session 1 – 8:30 to 10 a.m.
    • Session 2 – 11 to 12:30 p.m.
    • Session 3 – 2 to 3:30 p.m.


    The event will be held inside the Don Hutson Center, the Packers indoor practice facility. Parking for the event is available in the lot on Lambeau Field’s east side near the Oneida Nation Gate.  

    The Junior Power Pack Clinic is a member’s only event and will have a registration fee of $5.

    Deadline to register:

    • New Members – May 11, 2014
    • Current Members – May 18, 2014


    To sign up to become a member of the Junior Power Pack and receive an invitation to the clinic fans can go to www.packers.com/jpp.

     
  • Sat., Jun. 14, 2014 2:30PM CDT Jerry Parins Cruise for Cancer

    The eleventh annual Jerry Parins Cruise for Cancer motorcycle ride will be held, rain or shine, on Saturday, June 14, 2014. The ride will start at Vandervest Harley-Davidson (1966 Velp Avenue, Green Bay) and will make a fun-filled stop at the Seymour Fireman's Picnic, held at the Outagamie County Fairgrounds in Seymour.

    Ride Day Schedule

    • 9-10:30 am: Registration at Vandervest Harley-Davidson, Geen Bay
    • 11 am: Depart Vandervest Harley-Davidson, Green Bay
    • 12 pm: Arrive in Seymour. Enjoy food, beverages, entertainment and a short program.
    • 2:30 pm: Party kicks off at the new South Endzone Festival Foods MVP Deck at Lambeau Field! Guests can access the space by way of the Shopko Gate. See the field and enjoy the atmosphere from this beautiful indoor/outdoor space newly opened and accessed by very few. The party will include silent and live auction, food, beverages, music and merchandise available for purchase.


    More information: http://cruiseforcancer.org/

     

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Packers announce date for shareholders meeting

Posted Apr 24, 2012

It's Tuesday, July 24, at 9:30 a.m.


With the Packers adding more than 250,000 new owners from the recent stock sale, how many will show up at their first shareholders meeting is anyone’s guess.

The Packers don’t really have a guess, either, which is why the previous policy of allowing shareholders to bring guests to the meeting – up to four in recent years – is being changed, at least for now. Shareholders will only be allowed to request a single ticket for this year’s meeting, which is slated for 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, July 24, at Lambeau Field.

“The biggest issue is really not knowing what our attendance is going to be,” Packers President/CEO Mark Murphy said. “First and foremost, we want to try to make sure any shareholder that wants to come to the meeting can come.”

The stock sale that began last December more than tripled the Packers’ number of shareholders from approximately 112,000 to more than 360,000. Obviously, there’s a chance more shareholders will want to come than the approximately 50,000 that Lambeau can hold for a meeting. If that happens, Murphy said there are contingency plans.

This is clearly in uncharted territory for the Packers, and the first year or two will involve a transition of policies and procedures because it’s so difficult to make attendance predictions. The team did see a significant attendance spike at the 1998 meeting following the ’97 stock sale, but total attendance was still under 20,000, including guests.

That said, roughly half of the 250,000 new shareholders are from Wisconsin, well within driving distance of Green Bay. But, Murphy also noted that in recent years the number of people actually attending the meeting has been just a fraction of the number of tickets shareholders have requested.

“We do think allowing only shareholders to attend will give us a better idea of how many will be coming to the meeting,” Murphy said. “This first year, there’s just so much uncertainty after the stock sale. I hope the shareholders can bear with us, because this will be a learning process for us.”

The meeting is being held on a Tuesday this year due to a slightly earlier start to training camp. The Packers’ first preseason game is on Thursday, Aug. 9, and the players report to camp 15 days prior to that. Murphy said it has worked well to hold the meeting just prior to the players’ reporting date, so July 24 was chosen.

The meeting will feature the first public use of the new high-definition video boards, which are part of the $143 million stadium expansion the stock sale is helping to fund. The new tower and viewing platform in the north end zone should also be completed by that time, while the structure of the new seating area in the south end zone will be mostly in place. The 6,700 new seats will be added for the 2013 season.

“It will be exciting for the shareholders to see in person some of the results of the stock sale,” Murphy said. “I’m really looking forward to having a chance to meet and talk to the shareholders, especially the new ones, and thank them for their support.”

For more information on the shareholders meeting, which will be updated as the date approaches, click here.

 
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