Visit Oxnard to Host First-Ever Dallas Cowboys Fan Night, VIP Experience Giveaway and More
Oxnard, CA –
The Dallas Cowboys are once again returning to Oxnard, Calif. for summer training camp, kicking off with the first open practice on July 27, 2022. This family-friendly experience will give fans the opportunity to watch the professional football players in action as they train for their upcoming season.
“We’re excited to welcome America’s Team back to Oxnard, and so honored that they choose our beautiful city for their summer practice year after year,” said Julie Mino, President & CEO of Visit Oxnard. “This year we are able to bring back fan favorite experiences such as autograph opportunities and field access, and for the first time ever will be hosting an Oxnard Fan Night where people can meet and mingle with the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders. It’s going to be our best year yet!”
Dallas Cowboys practices will be held at the River Ridge Playing Fields located at 2501 Ventura Road, and the majority will be open to the public with free admission. Camp begins on Tuesday, July 26 and open practices commence on Wednesday, July 27 at 11:30am, with the final open practice on Wednesday, August 10. On Saturday, July 30, the Dallas Cowboys will host the opening ceremonies and a special fan event - Cowboys Back Together Saturday, presented by American Airlines – as the team welcomes fans back to training camp. Beginning at 9:30 am, fans can enjoy live music, appearances by Dallas Cowboys alumni, Dallas Cowboys mascot, Rowdy, a Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders autograph signing, exclusive merchandise deals, prizes, giveaways and more! The opening ceremony will take place at 10:45am, including a performance by the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders and remarks from Cowboys Owner, President and General Manager Jerry Jones.
Then on Monday, August 8, the Cowboys will host Heroes Day to show their gratitude towards military personnel, first responders and front-line healthcare workers. DCC Academy will take place on July 29.
In addition to the training sessions, the family-friendly experience will include various activities and entertainment including Dallas Cowboys merchandise pop up shop, autograph opportunities, field access, appearances by Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders and Rowdy at Opening Ceremonies, food and drink vendors and more. There will also be special VIP experience opportunities for United members.
This year, Visit Oxnard will also host its first-ever Oxnard Fan Night at The Collection RiverPark on July 28 from 5:00pm – 7:00pm where America’s sweethearts will be performing, signing autographs and taking photos with fans. The event will be hosted by freestyle rap artist Zeale who will keep the event lively with Cowboys inspired games and trivia, and the Cowboys mascot Rowdy will be there too!
Visit Oxnard will be running contests for Daily VIP Passes, with details to be shared on Visit Oxnard’s website, and one lucky fan will win Visit Oxnard’s Dallas Cowboys Training Camp 2022 VIP Experience contest, which includes the following:
Round-trip domestic airfare aboard American Airlines for winner and guest to Los Angeles, California
Round-trip ground transportation between L.A. and Oxnard
3-night hotel stay for two people in one of Oxnard’s premiere hotel properties
VIP admission for two Dallas Cowboys Training Camp practices at River Ridge Playing Fields in Oxnard
$100 gift card to The Collection at RiverPark for any establishment that accepts AMEX as a form of payment
Admission for the public to Dallas Cowboys camp activities and the spectating area is free; parking during the week is $10/day for small vehicles and $20/day for oversized vehicles, and parking on weekends is $20/day for small vehicles and $30/day for oversized vehicles. The Residence Inn by Marriott at River Ridge will again serve as the headquarters hotel for the Cowboys.
Dates and times vary for the training sessions that will be open to the public. Visitors can find the up-to-date information and schedule at www.visitoxnard.com/cowboys, and follow @visitoxnardca on Instagram and @oxnardca on Facebook for updates. For more information, call Visit Oxnard at 1-800-2-OXNARD.