Essential fans information for Leeds Rhinos v Wigan Warriors
Rugby League fans are in for a treat this Friday evening! The epic battle between Leeds and Wigan will take another twist as the two sides meet in the Super 8s at Headingley Carnegie Stadium, kick off 8pm.
Save £2 on tickets when you buy in advance!
Advance prices for tomorrow’s game start from £20 for adults, £13 for concessions* and £10 for juniors (16 & under) and advance discount is valid until midnight tonight. To book your tickets, call the Ticket Office on 0871 423 1315 (10p per minute, mobiles vary) pop into the club shop today, or book match day tickets online 24 hours a day at www.therhinos.co.uk/buytickets. Please note that match day prices increase by £2.
Remember, if you are a current Gold or Silver Member all home Super 8s are included in your membership – nothing needs to be done to these as they are all uploaded onto your card.
If you buy tickets in advance and need to collect your tickets tomorrow please head to the official collections point in the Ticket Office on St Michael’s Lane (entrance is street side). We advise you to arrive early to beat the queues.
What’s happening on Friday?
Turnstiles will be open from 5pm tomorrow and we’ve got lots of entertainment planned ahead of the big game.
As well as the clash with Wigan, Headingley Carnegie Stadium will host a double header of Rugby Union and Rugby League action as part of the stadium's 125th anniversary celebrations. Yorkshire Carnegie will host international side Romania as they prepare for the Rugby Union World Cup in England, kick off 5.30pm. Yorkshire Carnegie Head Coach Bryan Redpath has named all eight of the club's close season recruits in the squad – half of the new signings are in the starting lineup whilst the remaining four will look to make an impact off the bench.
Ahead of the main game, Opera singer Laurence Robinson will be performing on the pitch before the Rhinos kick off, and there will be performances from the Spencer Properties Dance Team and Ronnie the Rhino will be making his famous entrance with his lucky mascot pre match. Community Clubs from all across Leeds have been invited to take part in all our pitch activities including flag bearing, player escorts and a guard of honour.
We’ve also got free inflatables all around the ground including a rodeo bull in the South Stand and a bouncy castle by the West Terrace. Stilt walkers will be roaming around the ground and we’ve got live music by the club shop from busking band ‘Make It Rain’.
Where can I purchase food and drinks?
Food and drinks will be available to buy from all concession vans and bars situated around the stadium.
Visit the Heart Family Zone!
The Carnegie Café Bar is open to all as a public family area on match day. Choose the Champions Choice Kids Menu with a main course, carton of juice or water and a cookie or piece of fruit, priced at just £5! There are also children’s activities on offer in the Café Bar including free face-painting and balloon twisting, a visit from Ronnie the Rhino, a mini disco and Rhinos activity sheets making this the perfect family zone.
Pick up your copy of ‘Blue and Amber’ match day programme…
Sellers are situated all around the ground and programmes are also available from the Club Shop and Ticket Office for just £3.
Don’t forget to visit the club shop!
With less than 3 weeks to go until the Challenge Cup Final at Wembley, the Leeds Rugby Store is stocked up with Wembley 2015 merchandise! Pop in tomorrow and pick up two t-shirts for £20!
Missed the Advance Ticket Deadline?
We do encourage you to buy in advance to save money and avoid congestion on the night, but if you miss the deadline you can come along and pay cash on the turnstiles on match day and go into the standing areas. Match day terrace prices are £22 for adults, £15 for concessions* and £12 for juniors (16 & under).
Hey there Season Members!
The Gold Members bar for this season is the Long Bar, available for use pre and post-match. The Man of the Match and Coaches Players Award are presented in the Long Bar post-match, giving you the opportunity to hear player’s thoughts on the match. Tomorrow we’ll be joined by JJB and Alex Simmons who will be filming their latest instalment of Rugby AM in the Long Bar! They will be talking to past players Leroy Rivett, Darren Fleary and Anthony Farrell about the upcoming Challenge Cup final.
If you are a Silver Member and you fancy upgrading to Gold Membership for only £25 for the season then drop into the Ticket Office on match night or call 0871 423 1315 (10p per minute, mobiles vary).
Thank you for your ongoing support. We hope to see you tomorrow!
*Seniors over 65, under 21s and students on production of valid IDSave £2 on tickets when you buy in advance!