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Steelers Fan Blitz presented by Xfinity.  Saturday, May 2, Noon - 7:00 PM at Heinz Field

The Pittsburgh Steelers invite all fans to help kick off the NFL season at the 2016 Steelers Fan Blitz, presented by XFINITY! This year's draft day event will be held on Saturday April 30 from 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM at Heinz Field.

Members of Steelers Nation Unite will be chosen on-site to announce 2016 Pittsburgh Steelers Draft Picks live in the PNC Champions Club with co-host Craig Wolfley. All Steelers Nation Unite members will have access to the PNC Champions Club. Click here to join Steelers Nation Unite.

On Field activities include:

  • Youth Skill Sessions for grades 1-8 – north end
  • Field goal kicking for all ages – south end



Visit the team exhibits at the WPIAL Wall of Champions presented by UPMC located in the West Concourse near section 137.

Former and current Steelers player signing autographs at six locations throughout the day. Locations include the UPMC Lounge, four in the West Concourse and the FedEx Great Hall. Players presently scheduled to appear include Jason Gildon, Rocky Bleier, Randy Grossman, Gerry Mullins, Mike Wagner, Andy Russell, J.T. Thomas, Terry Hanratty, Craig Bingham, Mike Logan, Louis Lipps, Chris Hoke, Jeff Hartings, Chris Boswell, Vince Williams, Sammie Coates, Daniel McCullers, Shamarko Thomas, Roosevelt Nix, Rob Golden, Chris Hubbard, Ross Ventrone, Xavier Grimble, Cashaud Lyons, Shakim Phillips, Matt Dooley, Tobais Palmer, and B. J. Finney. Check back here for additional player availability. Players and times will be subject to change.

DJ Steve Maffei will be performing in the Ford Fan Zone from 12:00 – 4:00 pm. Register to win great prizes including tickets to 2016 Steelers home games at the XFINITY Prize Tent in the Ford Fan Zone. While in the Ford Fan Zone, fans can visit the Steelers Nation Unite tent to sign-up to receive access to the PNC Champions Club. Stop at the ELF Photo Booth and Stage AE tent. Visit the Steelers tent to subscribe to Steelers Digest for the upcoming 2016 season.

All six Super Bowl trophies will be displayed together in the FedEx Great Hall.

The UPMC Club Lounge, located on the east side of Heinz Field, will be open to all fans featuring a Comcast photo booth, interactive inflatable elements for kids of all ages. Bob the Minion, a balloon artist and magician will be available at times throughout the day.

All season ticketholders will have access to the Season Ticket Holder Lounge located in the North Club.

Steely McBeam will be present all day to meet and greet Steelers fans.

Free face painting will be provided by Game Faces and will be present in the FedEx Great Hall and the Ford Fan Zone until 4:00 p.m.

Visit the Steelers Locker Room and take a photo next to your favorite player’s locker.

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Please contact the Steelers Marketing Department at 412-697-7713 for more information.

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