CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Panthers mania is about to take over Charlotte once again and we can’t wait!

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Make sure you wear your favorite fan gear while heading out for Panthers Fan Fest!

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The event takes place Friday, August 3 and it will be the first time the Carolina Panthers will make their appearance for the new season at Bank of America Stadium when they take the field.

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The event includes the PANTHERS, performances by the TopCats, Sir Purr, PurrCussion, and the Black & Blue Crew, fireworks, and laser show. Practice takes place at 7:00 p.m.

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Here are 10 Things You Should Know About Panthers Fan Fest

1. Admission is $5 for a reserved ticket

2. Tickets go on sale for the event on Saturday, July 21 at 10:00 a.m.

3. You must have a ticket if you plan to go to Panthers Fan Fest

4. Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis

5. You can buy tickets through Panthers.com or Ticketmaster.com

6. Tickets are limited to 6 per household

7. Stadium gates open at 6:00 p.m.

8. Panthers Practice begins at 7:00 p.m. with individual drills, seven-on-seven, special teams, and team periods.

9. Fans will receive a 2018 team roster photo card

10. FAN FEST SCHEDULE

Gates Open: 6:00 p.m.

PurrCussion Performance: 6:26 p.m.

TopCats Performance: 6:30 p.m.

Sir Purr with Black & Blue Crew: 6:33 p.m.

Players begin to take the field: 6:45 p.m.

Practice Begins: 7:00 p.m.

Fireworks and Lasers Show: 9:15 p.m.

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