Training Camp FAQs

Are all practices open to the public?

Not all practices will be open to the public. Please visit dolphins.com/trainingcamp for dates and times (subject to change) or follow the Dolphins’ official Twitter account @MiamiDolphins for updates.

Do I need a ticket to attend training camp?

Training camp space is limited and is on a first come first, serve basis. Please sign up to attend practices here.

How do I get to Training Camp?

Practices will take place at the Baptist Health Training Facility at Nova Southeastern University located at 7500 SW 30th Street in Davie, Florida. There will be signage designating areas in which to park and enter training camp.

Where do I park at Training Camp?

Parking is available on the second floor and above in the library parking garage on the Nova Southeastern University Campus. Spectators visiting must enter the parking garage from the east entrance.

Do I have to pay for parking?

Public parking costs $1.00 per hour.  Please make note of your parking space number and pay in advance at one of the meters located near the elevator in the southeast corner of the garage.

What if it rains?

In the case of inclement weather, the practice will be moved inside and no longer open to the public. Fans onsite will be alerted with announcements and any autograph sessions for that day will be cancelled. Be sure to follow the official Dolphins' Twitter account @MiamiDolphins to get the latest updates on training camp, including time changes or weather cancellations.

Where do general admission fans sit to watch training camp?

Shaded bleachers, including ADA seating, are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Is Miami Dolphins Training Camp ADA accessible?

Admission to the Miami Dolphins training camp will be ADA accessible. Designated ADA parking will be available in the library garage. Please note that like general seating, ADA parking and admission is limited and will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

What items can I bring to training camp?

We encourage you to bring sunscreen, sunglasses and wear proper attire for hot South Florida days. Shirts and shoes are required. Please refrain from wearing any type of distracting or inappropriate apparel. Seat cushions or bleacher seats are permitted into training camp for your comfort. Fans bringing in items to be autographed should not bring more than one item per person.

What items are not allowed?

  • Alcohol
  • Food and/or Drink of any kind (There will be concessions for sale at each practice)
  • Noise makers, laser pointers, and any other item deemed dangerous or inappropriate
  • Bags not compliant with the NFL Bag Policy
  • Umbrellas, poles or brooms
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Pets (only service animals are allowed)
  • Any electronic device that isn’t a camera, cell phone or iPod/MP3
  • Drones
  • Weapons (Firearms, knives, pocket knives, etc.)
  • Any other item deemed unsafe or unnecessary by a Dolphins Training Camp staff member
  • More than one item per person for autograph purposes

Are backpacks and bags allowed at the Miami Dolphins Training Camp?

No, these are not allowed. During all open practices, we follow the NFL’s Game Day Bag Policy which reads: One bag that is clear plastic, vinyl or PVC and does not exceed 12” by 6” and 12” or a one-gallon clear plastic freezer bag (Ziploc bag or similar). In addition to one of the clear bags noted above, fans may also carry in a small clutch bag or purse approximately the size of a hand, with or without a handle or strap. An exception will be made for medically necessary items after proper inspection. Diapers and wipes can be carried in a clear bag. Each member of a family, including children, will be able to carry an approved clear bag and a clutch purse, providing ample storage capacity.

May I bring a camera to Training Camp?

You are allowed to bring cameras that feature lenses under 8” and have no flash. The use of any audio or video recording devices is STRICTLY prohibited and such action will result in being asked to leave Training Camp. The transmission of data during practice is also STRICTLY prohibited, which include but is not limited to blogging, tweeting and/or texting. The use of drones is also strictly prohibited during Training Camp.

May I bring a stroller to Training Camp?

No, strollers are not allowed into training camp, as space and access is limited for these items.

Can I bring my own chair to Training Camp?

Yes, you may bring your own lawn chair.  Lawn chair seating is only allowed on the South side of the field and may not block the walkway.

Will there be a place to purchase Miami Dolphins merchandise?

Yes, there is a pro shop located near the entrance to Training Camp. It will be open during all public practices and on days without practice, open from 10:00 AM-2:00 PM. You can contact them by calling 954-452-7099. Credit cards are accepted.

Is there an ATM on-site?

There is an ATM located inside of the Pro Shop.

Will food and beverages be available?

Yes, there is a concession area located just inside the entrance. They will be open each day serving an assortment of breakfast items as well as bottled water, Gatorade and soda.

What is the smoking policy?

For the comfort and health of all fans, the Baptist Health Training Facility is a smoke free facility.

What is the Inclement Weather Policy?

In the event of Inclement Weather, it may be necessary for the team to move practice inside the indoor practice facility. Unfortunately due to safety reasons, practice would then be closed to the public at that point. We kindly would ask everyone leave safely and accordingly. Public practices moved inside due to weather will not be rescheduled.

How does the autograph process work during Training Camp?

There are two types of autograph sessions are offered during training camp:

GENERAL ADMISSION AUTOGRAPHS

A general admission autograph session will take place along the West fence for 10 minutes following practice. Autographs are not guaranteed and are at the discretion of the player. Autographs may be canceled at any time due to inclement weather.

KIDS’ AUTOGRAPHS

Players will sign autographs after each practice for up to 100 children ages 12 and under. All kids who are interested in the opportunity are encouraged to visit the sign-up table with a guardian immediately upon arriving at the practice so that they may sign a waiver and receive a wristband to participate. Participation is on a first-come, first-serve basis and is not guaranteed to all children attending practice. Guardians must accompany their children to the autograph area after practice.

Do you have an updated roster so I know who all the players are when watching Training Camp?

Current rosters are handed out every practice at the entrance near the Pro Shop.

Where are first-aid services located?

Please inform the nearest uniformed staff of any situation and they will contact the First Aid attendants on-site to assist you.

Where do I go if I have questions?

Please direct all questions to your nearest uniformed staff member.  If you do not see one, please visit the staff located inside the Pro Shop.

Where is the lost and found area?

If an item is lost, please visit the Guest Experience kiosk located near the Pro Shop to see if it has been found.

Are tours of the training facility available during training camp?

Because of the large number of fans expected to attend the Miami Dolphins Training Camp, we are unable to provide tours of the team’s facilities.