DFP – Head Script

Leeds Rhinos

2017 Super League Champions

Your Elland Road Match Day Information

6th February 2018 | 4:50 pm

By Phil Daly

Rhinos player Stevie Ward is pictured Hull KR player Danny McGuire

Leeds Rhinos are gearing up for this Thursday’s huge Clash at Elland Road against Hull Kingston Rovers, kick off 7.45pm.

WP – In Article MPU

Leeds Rhinos are gearing up for this Thursday’s huge Clash at Elland Road against Hull Kingston Rovers, kick off 7.45pm.

Turnstiles will open at 6pm and here’s everything you need to know about Elland Road before attending, including what entertainment is on offer and what you can find taking place around the ground.

Fans can also click here to see our stadium map.

Still Time To Get Your Tickets

The Rhinos are looking to set a new Super League record attendance this Thursday and bring fans old and new together for an unmissable night at Elland Road. Tickets are selling really well but you can still buy before the big event.

Buy before midnight on Wednesday and pay:

£20 for adults, £13 for concessions*, £10 for juniors

Remember, if you’re a Season Member you get free entry to the game but you need to claim your free ticket by midnight on Wednesday. Your Season Membership card won’t work at the Elland Road turnstiles and you must claim your free ticket in advance of match day.

Rhinos Supporter Members can still access a special discounted price on their ticket, at just £15 for adults, £10 for concessions and £5 for juniors, but please note this special offer expires at midnight on Wednesday!

Get your tickets online at tickets.therhinos.co.uk, in person at the Club Shop at Emerald Headingley Stadium (open 9am-5pm) or over the phone on 0371 423 1315.

Can I Pay On The Day?

If you miss the ticket deadlines above you can still come along on Thursday and get tickets from the West Stand Ticket Office which is open from 9am on match day.

Match day ticket prices are:

£22 for adults, £15 for concessions*, £12 for juniors

Match Night Ticket Collections

If you need to collect your tickets on Thursday night please head to the West Stand Ticket Office Collections which is open from 3pm on match day.

Bag Searches

Please note that bag searches will be in operation on Thursday night at every turnstile. Please allow extra time to gain access to the stadium so you don’t miss kick off!

Gold Members

The Gold Members private bar facility at Elland Road will be in the Centenary Pavilion, which can be found opposite the East Stand on Lowfields Road.

The Super League trophy will be on display for Gold Members and there will be pre match entertainment for Gold Members hosted by Alex Simmons. Just show your Gold Membership Card to access the Pavilion.

Fans can also find the Heart Yorkshire Family Zone in an area of the Centenary Pavilion, with free fact painting, balloon twisting, a kids disco and an inflatable skill zone. This area is open for all supporters pre match.

The Royal Dragoon Guards will have a display unit outside the Pavilion for fans to enjoy.

What’s Happening Around The Ground?

In the North East Corner of the stadium, fans can find entertainment in the Foster’s Fan Zone, with live music from The New York Brass Band, and food and drinks available to purchase pre match.

After entertaining fans pre match in the outdoor fan zone, the New York Brass Band will then take to the pitch and perform a live set for the whole crowd at Elland Road, sure to help build the atmosphere before kick off!

In the lower East Stand concourse, fans can find a Family Zone with free face painting on offer and the Heart Yorkshire team will be roaming around with selfie boards.

The South Stand Band will be bringing the house down in the North Stand, so Rhinos fans can rest assured that the outstanding match day atmosphere we’re all used to at Emerald Headingley will be bigger, better and louder than ever at Elland Road! The band will be positioned at the back of block N10 in the North Stand.

Everyone’s favourite mascot, Ronnie the Rhino, will be joining in the fun at Elland Road and will be around the ground pre match meeting and greeting fans. The Heart Yorkshire Dance Team will also be performing on the Elland Road pitch ahead of kick off.

After The Game

All fans are invited to join us in the Centenary Pavilion after the final whistle, for post match refreshments and interviews with the Rhinos players.

Car Parking

There will be car parking for £6 per car available on the night on a first come, first served basis. Car parks open on Thursday night are:

·       Car Park A, Hoxton Mount

·       Car Park B, Wesley Street

·       Park and Ride Area

Disabled parking is free upon presentation of a blue badge in any of the above car parks.

Shuttle Buses

A matchday shuttle bus service, operated by First Leeds Buses – numbered R2, will depart from Sovereign Street, adjacent to Leeds station, to Elland Road stadium on Thursday evening.

The service departs 90 minutes before kick off and runs at frequent intervals. At the end of the match, a frequent service will operate back to Leeds city centre.

Prices are £3 return for adults and £1.50 children/seniors.  Single journeys are priced at £2 for adults and £1 for children/seniors.

Where Can I Buy Food & Drink?

Bars that will be open from 5pm and accessible prior to entering the stadium are:

•               Billy’s Bar – All supporters

•               Howard’s Bar – Hull KR Supporters

•               North East Corner Foster’s Fan Zone – All supporters

Concourse bars within the stadium will be open from 6pm when the turnstiles open. These bars will close just before the end of the second half. Drinking is permitted in the stadium bowl.

There are food concession vans situated around the outside of the stadium and once inside the stadium, food can be purchased from the concourse concessions. Bars outside the stadium will close approximately one hour after the final whistle.

Match Day Programmes

Get your official copy of Blue & Amber from sellers around the ground, priced £3. The first edition of the new look Blue & Amber is a special edition tribute to Leeds legend John Atkinson, who passed away during the close season. We recall John’s remarkable career with memories from former team mates and supporters. We also have news from around the club plus a focus on our opponents, Hull KR, and a new feature for this season that remembers all those players who have travelled from Down Under to make Headingley their home over the last century as we mark 100 years since our first overseas signing.

You can also get your Golden Gamble tickets from sellers around the ground to be in with a chance of winning a great half-time cash prize! Tickets are just £1!

Get Kitted Out

The Rhinos retail team will have units around the outside of the stadium selling official Leeds Rhinos merchandise before kick off.

The Leeds United retail store will also be open until kick off.

Disabled Supporters

Wheelchair tickets will be available to purchase from the West Stand Ticket Office on match night. Tickets will be charged at concession rate upon proof of disability and a free carer ticket will be provided upon proof of carer allowance.

The LUDO Lounge (located in the North West Tunnel) is an accessible bar available for disabled supporters with food and drink to purchase.

There will be audio commentary available on match night and visually impaired audio units are available from the West Stand Ticket Office on match night – you must leave a £20 cash deposit upon collection and this is returnable once we have received the units back at the end of the game.

Smoking Policy

Smoking including e-cigarettes is not permitted at Elland Road in the stadium bowl. There are designated smoking areas which are open at half time for fans to use.

Match Day Fan’s Phone

If you experience any issues during your match day experience, then please text us on 07500 312 832 (texts are charged at standard network rate).

We look forward to seeing you at Elland Road on Thursday evening!

*Concessions are seniors 65 & over, students and under 21s on production of valid ID. Juniors are 16 & under.

X