Match Day Information for Newcastle Falcons vs Bath

Wednesday 30 December 2015 Written by: Adam

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

**Kick Off Time –** Saturday afternoon’s Aviva Premiership game will kick off at 3.00pm.

**Opening Times –** Stadium bars and turnstiles will open at 1.30pm with the East Stand Tap & Tackle open to all guests from 9am. Doors for guests attending as part of
Kingston Park Stadium’s award-winning match day hospitality packages will be open from 12.30pm with food served from 1.15pm.

**Match Tickets –** Tickets for the game are still available to buy now [online][1], in person from the Kingston Park Stadium Box Office or by calling the club’s 24 hour Ticket Hotline on 0871 226 6060 starting from £15 for adults and £7.50 for juniors.

**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 that will only allow tickets for that stand to be scanned.

**Security –** Kingston Park Stadium will be operating enhanced security procedures around Sunday’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.

**Safety –** If you’re planning to make the most of the Falcons’ New Year game with a few festive drinks on Saturday please ensure you have alternative arrangements to get home from the game. Local buses and the Tyne and Wear Metro station will all be running a normal Saturday service while taxis can also be booked to make collections from Kingston Park Stadium after the game.

**Bars –** Supporters bar facilities are available in the East and West stands. All bars within the stadium will be running a reduced price happy hour drinks promotion from 1.30-2.30pm.

Please note that the exclusive Season Ticket Members’ bar on the ground floor of the East Stand will be open from 1.30pm for Sunday’s game, with reduced price drinks and a player question and answer session in the build up to kick off. Happy hour does not run in this area as Season Ticket Members within this bar enjoy drinks priced at lower than happy hour prices throughout the day.

**Post-match entertainment –** Anyone wishing to continue their day after the final whistle can head to the West Stand concourse bar, where Just So will be playing after full time, or to the East Stand Tap & Tackle, which will have a live DJ and karaoke from 5.30pm.

**Parking –** There is currently still limited availability for on-site parking at Kingston Park Stadium. Anyone wishing to park at the stadium who has not yet purchased their pass for this game is advised to act quickly by visiting the East Stand Box Office or calling 0871 226 6060.

**Public Transport –** Anyone not planning to drive to the game can utilise either the bus or Tyne and Wear Metro service. Click [here][2] for more information.

**Club Shop –** The Falcons Club Shop and Ticket Office will be open from 9am on Saturday up until kick off, then again for 45 minutes after the final whistle, with a retail concession also available in the West Stand of the ground. Both retail stations will be taking part in Newcastle Falcons’ January sale promotion.

**Pitch Access –** Spectators will be granted access to the Kingston Park Stadium pitch for a short period after the final whistle. Anyone on the pitch during this time is reminded to pay attention to ground staff and to the ground regulations posted around the stadium.