Green Bay Packers kicker Mason Crosby and linebacker Brad Jones will join the team’s official 2013 NFL Draft Party being held April 25 inside the Lambeau Field Atrium. The event will also feature appearances by Packers President/CEO Mark Murphy, General Manager Ted Thompson and Head Coach Mike McCarthy.
The Thursday night party is free to the public and space will be available on a first-come, first-served basis, with activities beginning at 6 p.m.
The NFL draft features a three-day format, with Round 1 beginning at 7 p.m. CT, on Thursday, April 25, followed by Rounds 2-3 beginning at 5:30 p.m. CT Friday, April 26, and Rounds 4-7 beginning at 11:00 a.m. CT on Saturday, April 27.
In addition to Thursday night’s appearances by players and personnel, Curly’s Pub will provide Draft Party food and drink specials, as well as contests and door prizes throughout the weekend.
Other features of the draft weekend include:
- Draft Challenge Contest, an online draft pick contest that calls for participants to pick the Packers' No. 1 selection in the draft for a chance to win a prize package valued at $500. If participants don’t want to make a selection, they can also be entered for a separate prize package by simply entering their email address and contact information. The challenge, which can be accessed at www.packers.com/fan-zone/contests.html, will begin Wednesday, April 17, at 9 a.m. CT and close at 6:59 p.m. on Thursday, April 25.
- Free entry for a chance to win door prizes, including autographed Packers items, during all three days of the draft.