Free: NFL Draft Experience comes to Philadelphia. Here’s what you need to know!

NFL Draft Experience Presented by Oikos Triple Zero, invites families and fans of all ages to enjoy a FREE admission, three-day football festival held along the half-mile stretch of Benjamin Franklin Parkway from Thursday, April 27, through Saturday, April 29.

Representing the largest festival footprint ever created by the NFL, spanning the size of nearly twenty-five football fields, fans of all ages and of all teams will be able to participate in interactive exhibits, immersive games and virtual reality experiences, free player autograph sessions and more.

The NFL DRAFT EXPERIENCE PRESENTED BY OIKOS TRIPLE ZERO will take place on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway:

  • Thursday, April 27: Noon to 11 p.m.
  • Friday, April 28: Noon to 11 p.m.
  • Saturday, April 29: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Some of the football festivities at the 2017 NFL Draft:

  • Combine Corner: fans can test their football skills by racing against NFL players, running routes, the Vertical Jump and 40-Yard Dash
  • NFL Virtual Reality: families can verse one another in NFL games using virtual reality technology
  • The Vince Lombardi Trophy: fans will have the opportunity to take a photo with the legendary Super Bowl trophy
  • AFC & NFC Locker Rooms: replica NFL locker rooms will be set up as they appear on game day and fans can experience an NFL pregame with translucent LCDs
  • NFL Museum (Pro Football Hall of Fame display area): the museum will feature historical Eagles memorabilia, Super Bowl rings and Conference Championship trophies for fans young and old. Event-goers can even get a digital bronze bust in their likeness as well
  • NFL Draft Experience Tailgate: enjoy selections from Philadelphia’s best restaurants in a “taste of the town” tailgate

And for those families that live outside of the city, there will be free parking at the sports stadiums starting at 3pm on Thursday, April 27 – making it easy to hop on SEPTA and head into Center City for the festivities.

Also, if you haven’t already, make sure to download the Fan Mobile Pass. Click to learn more about the Fan Mobile Pass for access to all the action at NFL Draft Experience or visit

Click HERE for a full list of NFL Draft Experience events!

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