The Pittsburgh Steelers are proud to launch our 75th Anniversary season at this year's 2007 Steelers Fan Blitz, presented by Comcast! This exciting draft day event will be held on Saturday April 28 from 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM at Heinz Field. Admission is $10 for Adults, $5 for children 12 and under. Parking is available until 2:00 pm for $5 with game day rates applicable after 2:00 pm . All fans will receive a 2006 Steelers Team Photo and a 2007 Steelers Fan Blitz brochure outlining the day's activities upon entering Heinz Field.
Tickets are now on sale at the Steelers Sideline Stores at the Monroeville Mall, South Hills Village , Pittsburgh Mills, Prime Outlets at Grove City and Heinz Field as well as www.ticketmaster.com and all Giant Eagle ticket master outlets. Tickets will also be available on the day of the event beginning at 9:00 am at the Steelers Ticket Office at Gate B. The Pittsburgh Steelers will hold a Press Conference on Friday April 27 to announce many exciting events that will be held thoroughout our 75th Anniversary season. Listed below are more details regarding the Steelers Fan Blitz:
Current and former Steelers Player autographs will be held from 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm in the Coca-Cola Great Hall, East Club Lounge, West Rotunda and the West Concourse areas. Player autograph updates will be available on www.steelers.com
We will be celebrating our 75th Anniversary in the NFL with a great selection of Steelers 75th Anniversary merchandise available at the Steelers Sideline Stores. We will have prize giveaways every 60 minutes beginning at 12:00 pm from the Comcast Prize Tent in the South Plaza . We will also feature the Comcast QB Challenge contest off the field on the northwest sideline area of the playing field. The lucky winner will win Comcast DVR services for a year, a $100 Steelers Sideline Store gift certificate and four tickets to the 2007 regular season home opener.
Fans will be permitted on the playing field to attempt field goals throughout the day on the north end of the field.
The South Plaza will have the Steelers Sideline Store open featuring the debut of Pittsburgh Steelers 75th Anniversary Merchandise. There will also be four portable merchandise stands available throughout Heinz Field. Bank of America, Tums, the American Respiratory Alliance and Chevrolet will have booths in the South Plaza with product information available for all fans. Game Faces will be face painting in the South Plaza to gear up for the new season.
The East Club Lounge will be open to the public and feature special activities for fans of all ages featuring Comcast interactive activities with the NFL Network and Turner Network. We will also have a Pick the Draft Pick Contest and a Draft Day GM Contest in the East Club Lounge for our “Draft nicks” to participate. There will be special give-aways while supplies last in the ECL. WDVE-FM will also be broadcasting live throughout the day.
The Coca-Cola Great Hall will feature the Steelers Sideline Store open for the debut of Pittsburgh Steelers 75th Anniversary Merchandise, Steel City Hobbies and concession stands will be available. A live band will perform on stage during the event. Game Faces will be face painting in the Coca-Cola Great Hall.
The Steelers Locker Room will feature Contests as well as fans able to try on Steelers equipment of a Steelers player including a special 75th anniversary display.
The Jumbotron will feature Steelers TV, Steelers 75th Anniversary commemorative video plus live coverage of the 2007 NFL Draft on the NFL Network and ESPN.