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Training Camp FAQ


Is Chargers Training Camp open to the public?

All 13 Chargers practices at Jack Hammett Sports Complex in Costa Mesa, CA are open to the public and free-of-charge. While Training Camp is ticketless and walk-ups are welcome, fans are encouraged to reserve free bleacher seating passes – available on a first come, first served basis. You can get tickets for bleacher seating through your My Chargers Account.

Once I have my bleacher seating ticket, how do I gain entry into the bleachers?

Upon arrival at Training Camp you must present your ticket via your mobile device. You cannot print your ticket, you can only present it through your mobile device. Click here for instructions on how to access your ticket. You will then receive a wristband to grant you access into the bleachers.

Can I transfer my bleacher seating ticket?

Yes, you can transfer your ticket to a friend. All you need is their name and email address. Click here for instructions.


Can I drive to Training Camp?

No. Parking is available at Gate 3 at the Fairgrounds. Gate 3 is accessible via Fairview Road. There will be no parking in the neighborhoods, violators will be towed. Please note that Arlington Dr. is subject to road closures. We strongly encourage biking, carpooling or using a ridesharing service to get to camp. There will be bike racks at camp and a rideshare pick-up/drop-off point at Merriman Way and Fairview Road.

How much does parking cost?

Parking costs $10. Cash only.

How do I get to Training Camp?

After parking at Gate 3, you will walk a quarter mile to the camp. There will be several signs to help guide you.

When does the parking lot open?

The lot opens at 8:00am. Jack Hammett Sports Complex gates open at 9:00am.

Click here for further information on Training Camp directions.


Is there a specific area where fans with disabilities should park?

There will be ADA spaces available at Presbyterian Church of the Covenant, Orange Coast College and Gate 3 for individuals with a properly issued disabled parking permit.

Where do fans with disabilities sit?

Once you enter Jack Hammett, there will be an ADA path that will lead you to a ramp to get to the bleachers. From there, ADA patrons with a bleacher seating pass will have a specific section in the lower level of the bleachers to sit.


Is there a bag policy?

The clear bag policy will not be in affect. Bags will be checked upon arrival to Training Camp.

What can I bring to Chargers Training Camp?

Please feel free to bring the following items:

  • Hats

  • Sunglasses

  • Sunscreen

  • Non-Alcoholic Beverages

  • Food

  • Small Coolers

  • Binoculars

  • Strollers

  • Footballs

Prohibited Items:

  • Weapons (of any kind)

  • Alcoholic Beverages

  • Glass (bottles/containers)

  • Noisemakers

  • Flammable Objects

  • Frisbees

  • Mace & Pepper Spray

  • Chains

  • Laser Pointers

  • Pets (only service animals are allowed)

  • Camcorders (professional cameras and tripods)

  • Any item deemed inappropriate by security

Shirts and shoes are required. Please refrain from wearing any type of distracting or inappropriate apparel. Smoking is strictly prohibited.


Will there be food and beverage?

Yes, there will be food trucks on site. There will also be water stations provided by local youth football teams.

Will the latest Chargers merchandise be available?

Yes, there will be a Chargers Merchandise tent between the bleachers and the Chargers Fan Experience.

Will there be family activities?

Yes, the Chargers Fan Experience will have several activities for fans to enjoy! Including a photo booth and an "Activation Zone" with several interactive activities. For our “Activation Zone” (aka the fan zone/nfl experience area west of the practice fields), anyone under the age of 17 will need to have a parent/legal guardian sign a waiver clearing them to participate on site (no taking home waivers and coming back with a signature) each day they attend.

Will there be autograph and photo opportunites with the players?

Some players may be available after practice pending on the team's schedule.