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2012 AT&T MLS All-Star Game Media Schedule

 
2012 AT&T MLS All-Star Game
Media Schedule
(Schedule is subject to change. All times are Eastern)
 
DATE / TIME
EVENT
LOCATION
Friday, July 20th
2:00 PM
MLS Giant Ball Tour 2012 kickoff with MLS Commissioner Don Garber & Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter
  • Photo and B-roll opportunity
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Sunday, July 22nd
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Media Work Room Opens (Open to the working media)
Sonesta Hotel Philadelphia
Monday, July 23rd
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Media Work Room Opens (Open to the working media)
Sonesta Hotel Philadelphia
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Media Accreditation Center (Media must show ID to claim credentials)
Sonesta Hotel Philadelphia Lobby
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
All-Star Training & Media Availability
  • 10:00-11:30 Training
  • 11:30-12:00 Media Availability
NovaCare Complex
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Chelsea FC Training
  • B-roll opportunity only
NovaCare Complex
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Mayor's All-Star Wecome Hotel Palomar. Please contact sean.dennison@MLSsoccer.com if you plan to attend.
8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Media Mixer & Cocktail Hour presented by Hart Schaffner Marx
Continental Mid-town
(18th & Chestnut St)
Tuesday, July 24th
9:00 AM – 5:00PM
Media Work Room Opens (Open to the working media)
Sonesta Hotel Philadelphia
9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Media Accreditation Center (Media must show ID to claim credentials)
Sonesta Hotel Philadelphia Lobby
8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
MLS W.O.R.K.S./Philadelphia Union Foundation Playground Build
  • 12:45–2:15 Special guests to attend board cutting ceremony
Science and Discovery High School
 
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
All-Star Training & Media Availability
  • 10:00-11:00 Training
  • 11:00-11:30 Media Availability
PPL Park
12:30PM – 3:00 PM
Media Accreditation Center (Media must show ID to claim credentials)
Independence Center– Liberty View Ballroom
1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
2012 AT&T MLS All-Star Game Press Conference & Photo Opportunity with the Giant Ball
  • Head Coach and select players from each team to participate
Independence Visitors Center – Liberty View Ballroom
Wednesday, July 25th
6:30 AM – 7:30 AM
adidas Fun Run
Meet in MLS VIP Lounge, Hotel Sofitel Philadelphia
9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Media Cup presented by Castrol (Registration required. Contact Irene.Gutierrez@MLSsoccer.com)
Adams Field at Penn Park
235 South 33rd Street
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Media Work Room open
Sonesta Hotel Philadelphia
3:30 PM – 1:30 AM
Shuttles between downtown & PPL Park 
Sonesta Hotel Philadelphia
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Media Will Call and Gates Open
PPL Park Media Gate
8:30 PM – 11:00 PM
(kickoff at 8:50 p.m.)
2012 AT&T MLS All-Star Game vs. Chelsea FC
(TV: ESPN2, Telefutura, TSN, RDS; ESPN Deportes Radio)
PPL Park
11:00 PM – 11:45 PM
Post-Game Press Conference / Mixed Zone
PPL Park
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Event Locations

 
 
Philadelphia Museum of Art
(MLS Giant Ball Tour 2012)
26th St, Benjamin Franklin Parkway 
Philadelphia, PA 19130
 
Sonesta Hotel
(Media Accreditation & Workroom)
1800 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
 
 
 
 
Continental Mid-town
(Media Mixer & Cocktail Hour presented by Hart Schaffner Marx)
1801 Chestnut Street (at 18th Street)
Philadelphia, PA 19103
 
(AT&T All-Star Game Press Conference & Photo Opportunity with the Giant Ball)
6th and Market Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(Parking can be found in the AutoPark beneath the Visitor Center – entrances on 5th & 6th Streets between Arch and Market St.)
 
 
NovaCare Complex
(Training Sessions)
One NovaCare Way
Philadelphia, PA 19145
 
(Training Session & Game)
1 Stadium Drive
Chester PA 19013
 
Science and Discovery High School
1100 West 10th Street
Chester, PA 19013
 

 
 

 
Communications Contacts:
 
For all media accreditation matters:  Sarah Lerner Sarah.Lerner@mlssoccer.com
For Gameday and Happy Hour matters: Lauren Brophy 708-921-6504 / Lauren.Brophy@mlssoccer.com
For Press Conference matters: Irene Gutierrez 646-831-8805 / Irene.Gutierrez@mlssoccer.com
For MLS Giant Ball Tour & MLS W.O.R.K.S. matters: Sean Dennison 917-658-4159 / Sean.Dennison@mlssoccer.com
For Media Cup & all video FTP matters: Susan Marschall 347-880-0551 / Susan.Marschall@mlssoccer.com
For all Chelsea FC matters: Irene Gutierrez 646-831-8805 / Irene.Gutierrez@MLSsoccer.com