LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va. – The Washington Redskins encourage fans to join a Redskins Rally to kick off the 2016 season on Saturday, Sept. 10 from 3 – 6 p.m. at One Loudoun in Ashburn, Va.
The rally will include live entertainment, family-friendly activities, and special guest appearances by Redskins President Bruce Allenand the emcee of the event,"The Voice of the Redskins" Larry Michael. Redskins alumni Gary Clark, Rick "Doc" Walker, Chris Cooley, Santana Moss and Clinton Portiswill be appearing at the rally.
Redskins cheerleaderswill perform and give fans an early opportunity to purchase the recently released 2016-17 cheerleader calendar and have it signed by members of the team. Redskins programs, partners and One Loudoun tenant businesses will be on-site to interact with fans and giveaways will take place throughout the duration of the rally.
"We are thrilled to host the Redskins Rally this year at One Loudoun," said Julie Minor Dillon, Vice President of Marketing, One Loudoun. "We look forward to being a part of the celebration and teaming with the Redskins and Hail & Hog Kitchen and Tap to make this a great event for the fans."
This event is free to all fans. Additionally, parking will be available in the One Loudoun parking garage and surrounding lots free of charge. Fans should be advised road closures will occur on East Hampton Plaza, Exchange Street and Thorndike Street.
Fans can tune in to ESPN980 and the Redskins official mobile app as the station will hold an alumni round table on the main stage.Furthermore, the station will broadcast live from the terrace of Hail & Hog Kitchen and Tap from 3 – 6 p.m.
Hail & Hog Kitchen and Tap will host the official event after party beginning at 6 p.m. Fans can expect entertainment, food specials, cheerleader appearances and giveaways including game tickets.