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    Back to Football also includes the 1K Kids Run, presented by WPS Health Insurance. Kids 10 years old and younger will have the opportunity to run a Lambeau Lap on Friday, July 25, at 6 p.m. Registration for the Kids Run is $10 and all participants will receive a Packers 1K Run t-shirt, a logoed bag and a participant medal.

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    Movie Night at Lambeau Field will return this year on Friday, July 25, following the 1K Kids Run. The event is free and open to the public, and concessions will be available throughout the movie. More details will be announced at a later date.

    Time listed above is subject to change.

  • Sat., Jul. 26, 2014 6:30 PM CDT Packers 5K Run/Walk

    The fifth annual ‘5K Run/Walk at Lambeau Field,’ is set for Saturday, July 26, at 6:30 p.m.

    The computer-timed run is highlighted by a neighborhood route that ultimately takes participants into Lambeau Field and around the famed gridiron. The event has a special finish line – the Packers’ ‘G’ painted on turf located in the parking lot.

    All participants will receive a Packers 5K Run T-shirt, a logoed bag, and a bib number and timing chip. To celebrate the race’s fifth anniversary, all participants will receive a commemorative medal. In addition, photos will be taken on the course and will be available at no cost on the Packers 5K Run website.

    Packers-themed awards will be presented to the top three finishers in each age group. An awards ceremony will take place following the conclusion of the race.

    Registration, which is $25 for adults and $15 for children (12 and younger), will be available online beginning Friday, May 23, at www.packers.com/5k. Mail-in registration is also an option, with forms available online and in person at Lambeau Field. Runners can also register at the Bellin Run Expo on Friday, June 13, at Astor Park in Green Bay. Early registration is encouraged. After July 13, registration fees will increase to $30 and $20, respectively.

  • Thu., Jul. 31, 2014 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT PPCC Annual Reception

    The Packers Partners Annual Reception is set for Thursday, July 31, 2014 in the Lambeau Field Atrium from 4:00 PM- 7:00 PM.

    Packers Jarrett Boykin, Eddie Lacy, Datone Jones and DuJuan Harris will appear at the reception. The event will include a Player Guest Q&A, a Meet & Greet with a Packers Alumni and a Raffle Drawing.

    This is a member’s only event. Invitations will be mailed the week of June 23rd, and online registration will open at 9 am CDT on June 25th and will close on July 11th at 5 pm CDT. 

    Invitations will include all of this information and additional details.

    To sign up to become a member of the Packers Partners Club of Champions and receive an invitation to the reception, fans can go to www.packers.com/ppcc.

     
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    ‘Family Night’ will serve as the introduction of the 2014 Green Bay Packers, in-person to a capacity crowd in Lambeau Field and on television to a state-wide audience.

    The event, which begins with in-stadium activities at 5:30 p.m., will benefit the Wendy’s Wonderful Kids foster care adoption program, a signature program of the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption.

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Packers' Aaron Rodgers says matchups matter

Posted Dec 23, 2012

Packers in the lead for No. 2 seed in NFC playoffs

GREEN BAY—The real drama begins tonight.

There was very little drama in the Packers’ 55-7 win over the Tennessee Titans on Sunday afternoon. As the Packers let the final seconds of the first quarter tick off before they switched ends of the field to complete their third scoring drive, this game already had a name-that-score look to it.

“Very convincing victory for our football team,” Head Coach Mike McCarthy said.

Very convincing? Yeah, like tire tracks on road kill.

It was just another Packers win on the way from 2-3 to 11-4, but nothing about the game that is to be played in Seattle on Sunday night is ho hum. All of Packer Nation, from McCarthy to Aaron Rodgers to the 70,000 fans that spent the eve of Christmas Eve sitting on a frozen metal bench, will be parked in front of their TV tonight rooting for the Seattle Seahawks.

The Seahawks?

That’s the team.

You mean the team that robbed the Packers of a win that was rightfully theirs?

That’s the team.

You mean the team that delighted in the Packers’ pain?

That’s the team.

Think about it. Now ask yourself, on the night of Sept. 24, after a misguided replacement official named Lance Easley and his Napoleon complex broke your heart and caused you to vow revenge against everyone and everything from Roger Goodell to the Space Needle, could you have ever imagined you would cheer for the Seahawks to do anything but lose and feel abject pain and suffering?

Well, this is proof that anything is possible, because tonight you’re going to cheer for the Seahawks to beat the 49ers and put the Packers in the driver’s seat for the No. 2 seed in the NFC playoffs. Go Seahawks!

But does it really matter whether the Packers are No. 2 or No. 3?

“I think matchups matter,” Rodgers said. “Different teams match up better with other teams. We’ll be ready to play whoever comes to Lambeau.”

Some team is coming to Lambeau in January. It might be on the weekend of Jan. 5-6, or it might be on the weekend of Jan. 12-13, but the Packers are guaranteed at least one home playoff game.

If the Packers are the No. 3 seed, they could find themselves playing the Vikings on consecutive weekends. If the Packers beat the Vikings next Sunday, the Packers could find themselves hosting the Bears in the wild-card round of the playoffs.

Which one of those matchups do you like?

If the Packers are No. 2 in the NFC, however, they will rest on wild-card weekend, and then host the second-lowest seeded survivor, which most experts would expect to be the 49ers. Hey, the 49ers are a good team. We saw that in the season opener, but that was also on a warm and sunny day, whereas inches and wind chill are the words more likely to be used in a forecast for the middle of January in Green Bay. Let’s not forget the 49ers are now being quarterbacked by a young man who has never taken a snap in a postseason game.

How about the Seahawks coming to Lambeau? Would you like that matchup? The Seahawks are likely to be the No. 5 seed, but they would play in Lambeau in the wild-card round if the Packers were No. 3 and the Seahawks fell to No. 6, or they’d play in Lambeau in the divisional round, say, if the Packers were No. 2 and the Seahawks were No. 5 and the bottom two seeds each won their wild-card round games.

I would like that matchup very much. Yeah, I’ll be cheering for the Seahawks. I’ll be cheering for them to do whatever it takes to play in Lambeau Field in January, regardless of theirs or the Packers’ seeding position.

It’s the matchup everybody wants, from all of the Packers fans whose hearts were broken on Sept. 24 and went to work the next day on no sleep, to the most casual football fan in America who doesn’t know whether the ball is pumped or stuffed up but knows injustice when they see it and wants to see justice served.

Yeah, that’s the matchup.

Go Seahawks!

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