The Grant Thornton Stand is an additional seated and covered stand that is in place at the Sportsground for the 2016/17 season. The new stand, with allocated seating, will be located to the side of the Main Stand and will seat 300 supporters. Tickets for the Grant Thornton Stand are now on sale.
Only Adult Tickets will be available to purchase for the Grant Thornton seated stand and tickets start at €32.50 for category 2 games and €37.50 for category 1 games. Tickets are available online from tickets.ie, from selected Centra & SuperValu stores province-wide and from the Connacht Rugby office at the Sportsground.
Season Ticket Holders will have the option to upgrade to this area subject to availability on a match by match basis. Upgrade purchases are available on match day only and from the ticket box office (open 90 minutes before kick-off). The Season Ticket upgrade fee will be €10 for all games. All upgrades are granted on a first come first served basis.
Ticket Prices 2016/17*
|CATEGORY 1||CATEGORY 2|
|ADULT ENCLOSED||ADULT ENCLOSED|
|ADULT SEATED||ADULT SEATED||GRANT THORNTON|
|CATEGORY 1||Leinster, Munster, Ulster, Toulouse, Wasps, Zebre (European Champions Cup)|
|CATEGORY 2||Cardiff, Benetton Treviso, Dragons, Edinburgh, Glasgow Warriors, Ospreys, Scarlets, Zebre (Guinness PRO12)|
*subject to change
|TICKET TYPE||AGE||LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION|
|Adult Enclosure||18 years+||Indoor. Unreserved seating and standing. First-come-first-served.|
|Adult Seated||18 years+||Grant Thornton Seated Stand. Reserved Covered Seating.|
|Adult||18 years+||Clan Terrace, Main Terrace, BohermoreTerrace and College Road Terrace. Standing.|
|Student/Senior||Student with valid ID or Senior 65 years+ (Concession)||Clan Terrace, Main Terrace, Bohermore Terrace and College Road Terrace. Standing.|
|Junior||4 -17 years (inclusive)|
|Family**||2 Adult and 3 Juniors Tickets (age as per above)|
Centra and SuperValu Ticket Seller Locations
Tickets can be purchase at the below locations.
|Centra Ballygar – Holmes||Main Street||Ballygar||Co Galway|
|SuperValu Tuam – O’Toole’s||Bishop St||Tuam||Co. Galway|
|SuperValu Moycullen – McCann’s||An Cearnog Nua||Moycullen||Co. Galway|
|SuperValu Barna – Clarke’s||Seapoint||Barna||Co. Galway|
|SuperValu Portumna – O’Meara’s||Confert Avenue||Portumna||Co. Galway|
|SuperValu Ballinasloe – Dunne’s||Brackernagh||Ballinalsoe||Co. Galway|
|Centra Clarinbridge – Hennigan’s||Main Street||Clarinbridge||Co. Galway|
|Centra Athenry||Northgate St||Athenry||Co. Galway|
|SuperValu Ballinamore – Donohoe’s||Main Street||Ballinamore||Co. Leitrim|
|SuperValu Carrick on Shannon – Glancys||Carrick on Shannon||Co. Leitrim|
|Centra Drumshambo – Gibbons||Main Street||Drumshambo||Co. Leitrim|
|SuperValu Manorhamilton – Rooney’s||Main Street||Manorhamilton||Co. Leitrim|
|SuperValu Ballina – Maloney’s||Bunree||Ballina||Co. Mayo|
|SuperValu Achill – Sweeney’s||Achill Sound||Co. Mayo|
|Centra Belmullet – Cuffe’s||Main Street||Belmullet||Co. Mayo|
|SuperValu Ballinrobe – Cummin’s||Ballinrobe||Co. Mayo|
|Centra Castlebar – Caseys||Knockcroghery||Castlebar||Co. Mayo|
|SuperValu Athlone – Smith’s||Unit 3/4 Rivervillage||Monksland||Co. Roscommon|
|SuperValu Roscommon – Fleming’s||Main Street||Roscommon||Co. Roscommon|
|SuperValu Castlerea – Cahill’s||Main Street||Castlerea||Co. Roscommon|
|SuperValu Tubbercurry – Surlis’s||Teeling St||Tubbercurry||Co. Sligo|
|Centra Collooney – Whiteside||The Square||Collooney||Co. Sligo|
|SuperValu – Oranmore||Orantown Centre||Oranmore||Co. Galway|
Season Ticket 2016/17 Information
Season Ticket are now SOLD OUT.
Season Ticket Pack Collection
Season Ticket holders for 2016/17 can collect their Season Ticket packs from The Sportsground and selected Intersport Elverys stores this September. Please fill out the below form and choose ONE location from which to collect your pack. Collection is available at the Sportsground from 1-30 September and at selected Intersport Elverys from the 10-30 September. You must present your season ticket card or confirmation email for collection.
Season Ticket benefits are listed below.
- During the general sale, save over 15% as an adult
- Guaranteed entry to 3 European Champions Cup games against Toulouse, Wasps and Zebre and 11 Guinness PRO12 games inclduing the 3 inter provincials against Leinster, Munster and Ulster
- Entry to all Connacht Eagles home games
- Priority ticket access for potential home play-offs and knockout stages.
- Access to the Hospitality Marquee on match day**
- IRFU Open Training Sessions
- Mascot competitions
- Two tickets for friends to a Guinness PRO12 game (non-interprovincial)
- A Season Ticket Holder Welcome Pack
- Access to an exclusive pre season training session
- Discounts from official Partners and Sponsors of Connacht Rugby
- Your name on the Season Ticket Holder Wall at the Sportsground
**There is no option this year to upgrade to the hospitality marquee. We are delighted to advise that all Season Ticket Holders will have access to the hospitality marquee at the Sportsground for the 2016/17 season.
*All savings outlined above are a percentage of regular ticket prices.
Season Ticket Types
Adult: Adult (18 years+) tickets for the Clan Stand Terrace or Main Stand Terrace.
Enclosed: Adult (18 years+) tickets for the Enclosure (unreserved seating and standing room)
Concession: Student with valid ID or Senior 65 years+
Junior: Children aged 4 and 17 years (inclusive)
Family: 2 Adult and 3 Junior Tickets
For Season Ticket Terms and Conditions click here.
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|Date / Time||Match||Venue||Competition||TV|
|Sat, 17-09-2016 17:05||Zebre - Connacht||Stadio Lanfranchi||Guinness Pro12|
|Sat, 29-10-2016 17:15||Leinster - Connacht||RDS Arena||Guinness Pro12|
|Fri, 04-11-2016 19:15||Newport Gwent Dragons - Connacht||Rodney Parade||Guinness Pro12|
|Fri, 25-11-2016 19:35||Connacht - Cardiff Blues||Sportsground||Guinness Pro12|
|Sat, 03-12-2016 15:00||Connacht - Benetton Treviso||Sportsground||Guinness Pro12|
|Sun, 11-12-2016 13:00||Wasps - Connacht||Ricoh Arena||European Rugby Champions Cup|
|Sat, 17-12-2016 17:30||Connacht - Wasps||Sportsground||European Rugby Champions Cup|
|Fri, 23-12-2016 19:35||Ulster - Connacht||Kingspan Stadium||Guinness Pro12|
|Sat, 31-12-2016 17:30||Connacht - Munster||Sportsground||Guinness Pro12|
|TBC||Ospreys - Connacht||Liberty Stadium||Guinness Pro12|
|TBC||Connacht - Zebre||Sportsground||European Rugby Champions Cup|
|TBC||Toulouse - Connacht||Stade Ernest Wallon||European Rugby Champions Cup|
|TBC||Cardiff Blues - Connacht||BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park||Guinness Pro12|
|TBC||Connacht - Newport Gwent Dragons||Sportsground||Guinness Pro12|
|TBC||Benetton Treviso - Connacht||Stadio Comunale di Monigo||Guinness Pro12|
|TBC||Connacht - Zebre||Sportsground||Guinness Pro12|
|TBC||Glasgow Warriors - Connacht||Scotstoun Stadium||Guinness Pro12|
|TBC||Edinburgh - Connacht||Myreside||Guinness Pro12|
|Fri, 14-04-2017 19:35||Connacht - Leinster||Sportsground||Guinness Pro12|
|TBC||Connacht - Scarlets||Sportsground||Guinness Pro12|
|Sat, 06-05-2017 17:15||Munster - Connacht||Thomond Park||Guinness Pro12|