Chiefs Fans Invited to Join Red Rally

Published 07/27 2011 11:31AM

Updated 07/28 2011 12:00PM

It's time to welcome back the Kansas City Chiefs to St. Joseph.

The St. Joseph Metro Chamber, City of St. Joseph and Missouri Western State University are hosting a Chiefs Camp Red Rally on Friday, July 29.

The Red Rally will be from 1:30 to 3:30p.m. near the Training Camp entrance on the Missouri Western's Campus. Gates into the camp will open at 2:30 p.m. and practice will start at 3:30 p.m.

Hy-vee will provide free refreshments for the first 500 fans.

The Phil Vandel Band will perform from 1:30 to 3:20 p.m.

Up, Up and Away Balloons will make balloon creations for kids and crowd members.

There will also be a Chiefs banner contest. The banner theme is "St. Joseph Welcomes the Chiefs!"

Those making banners should avoid using the official NFL Chiefs logo because of NFL licensing rules.

The banners will be judged based on creativity and spirit. Make sure to have the artist's name on the back of the banner.

Check-in will be from 1:30 to 2 p.m. in front of the St. Joseph Community tent.

Judging will begin at 2 p.m. 

The winning banner will be announced at 3:00 p.m.

Parking for fans is in Lot H and costs $5.

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