Bristol match-day information

Friday 07 October 2016 Written by: Adam

As Kingston Park Stadium prepares for Saturday’s Aviva Premiership Rugby fixture against Bristol Rugby, the club would like to share the following information to allow you to fully enjoy your match day experience.

**Kick Off Time** – Saturday’s game against Bristol will kick off at 3pm.

**Women’s Premiership** – Taking place before the Aviva Premiership Rugby fixture, Darlington Mowden Park Sharks will take on Bristol Ladies on the main pitch in the first competitive Women’s Premiership fixture to be played at Kingston Park stadium. Kicking off at 11:45am, entry to this match is included for match ticket and season ticket holders, with spectators able to watch from the East Stand. Please note, all seating for this match will be on an unreserved basis.

**Opening Times** – Stadium bars and turnstiles will open at 1:30pm with the East Stand Tap & Tackle open to all guests from 10am. Doors for guests attending as part of Kingston Park Stadium’s award-winning match day hospitality packages will be open from 12:00 with food served from 1pm.

**Match Tickets** – Tickets for the game are still available to buy now online, in person from the Kingston Park Stadium Box Office or by calling the club’s Ticket Hotline on 0871 226 6060. Advanced prices remain valid until 12 noon with prices starting from £15 for adults and £5 for under-16s. After 12 noon a £3 match day premium applies to all tickets.

**Stadium Access** – Supporters must enter the stand for which they hold tickets to gain entry into the ground. Kingston Park Stadium’s ticket scanners will have restrictions in place which will only allow tickets for that stand to be scanned.

**Security** – Kingston Park Stadium will be operating enhanced security procedures around Saturday’s game, including bag searches. If you would usually bring a bag to the game please consider whether this is something you really need; if you do need to bring a bag please be aware that it will be subject to search from security staff and be sure to allow extra time for getting into the ground.

**Bars** – Supporters bar facilities are available in the East, South and West stands including the new 1877 Bar.

**Happy Hour** – Special prices will apply across stadium bars from 1:30pm until 2:30pm

**Parking** – Stadium car parking for today’s match is limited in availability. Any fans not wishing to drive to the stadium are encouraged to use public transport to get to the game, with park and ride facilities available at Callerton Parkway, Northumberland Park, Bank Foot and Heworth.

**Club Shop** – The Falcons club shop and ticket office will be open from 9am up until half time and then for 45 minutes after the full time whistle. Replica and match authentic home and away shirts are in stock for this weekend, with adult replicas priced at £49.99 and authentics priced at £69.99. Season ticket holders receive a 10% discount on shirt purchases on presenting their season card.

**Pitch Access** – Due to the Newcastle Legends football fixture on Sunday, pitch access will not be available following Saturday’s game. This is to allow the Kingston Park ground staff to prepare the pitch for the following day. The club apologies for any inconvenience caused.