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Event Information

Ticket Office & Turnstiles

The Ticket Centre opens for sales and collections from 9am both days, with turnstiles opening from 9.30am.  Tickets will be available to buy on the day (both days, subject to availability) from only £20 for adults and £10 for concessions.

Scotland’s Fixtures

Scotland will have three pool round matches on Saturday 3 May. Sunday’s fixtures times will be determined by Saturday’s results with teams playing their first knock-out fixtures in either the Cup or the Bowl – check the fixtures and results for up to date details.

Autograph Zones

There will be two dedicated autograph points at the stadium – one by the main stand reception and the other by the leisure centre entrance.

Baby Changing Facilities

Baby change facilities are available in the Scotstoun Leisure Centre – ask a steward at the main leisure centre entrance for access, or ask one of the Blue Crew who will be happy to help!

Bringing The Family

Babies under two do not require a separate match ticket, but all children aged between 2 and 17 years of age qualify for an under-18 concession price.  You are permitted to bring in baby food, snack foods for the family, including sealed soft drinks under 500ml, but large picnics and alcoholic drinks will not be allowed into the stadium.  The Family Zone (see below for more details) will have plenty to keep the little ones occupied between matches.

Cash Machine

An ATM will be on site at Scotstoun in the main catering area behind the main stand. 

Departure

Scotstoun Stadium is in a residential area – please do not disturb our neighbours.  Please take all rubbish home with you or dispose of it in the bins provided.  You will not be permitted to take drinks or glasses out of the stadium with you when you leave.

First Aid

We have a full medical team on duty for your safety and wellbeing, including first aid, paramedics and doctors. Please contact your nearest steward, in the first instance.

Food and Drink

A selection of food, hot and cold drinks and alcohol will be on sale throughout the stadium and behind the main stand. Alcoholic drinks, soft drinks and water will be available. Water stations will be located throughout the stadium.

A variety of hot and cold food, including healthier choices, will be available from the various catering outlets around the stadium.  Further details will be confirmed shortly.

Help Point

Need a hand?  There’s a dedicated help and information point behind the main stand, open all day on both days.

Family Zone

A hit with fans of all ages in 2013, our Family Zone will have a range of fun things to do and try, including the Emirates Tryline Tussle, Glasgow Warriors skills inflatables, face painting, circus performers and live bands.  Find it in the centre of the campus – right next to the adventure playground.

Festival of Rugby

Teams from across Scotland have been qualifying to take part on our Festival of Rugby this year, with competitions including Under-18 Boys, S2 Boys, S1 Boys, Under 18 Girls & Under 15 Girls.   Teams will compete over the two days on the 3G training pitch with some finals played in the main Scotstoun pitch in between the international matches.   

Lost Property

If you mislay property in the stadium, please contact your nearest steward immediately or proceed to the stadium reception area. If you discover the loss after the event, contact feedback@sru.org.uk. Please remember that stewards are here to help you and should you have any issues during the weekend, contact your nearest steward in the first instance.

Merchandise

Two Scottish Rugby Store sales units will be open around the campus.  You’ll also be able to buy your own fancy dress outfits if you don’t come prepared and want to get into the party spirit!

PA Announcements

Want to request a song? Get a birthday shout-out? Tell us that you and your ten mates will all be dressed as clowns in the Party Stand?  We want to hear from YOU!  Follow us on Twitter @Glasgow7s or use #glasgow7s followed by your message and then listen out for the shout!

Pass In / Pass Out

This facility will be available at each entrance and the Festival of Rugby gate by hand stamp.  Keep your ticket stub – you’ll need it to pass in / pass out.   

Public Parking

Scotstoun Stadium is in a residential area and parking on the nearby streets is for residents only – don’t risk a ticket, use public transport – options include free shuttle buses from Glasgow Queen Street station, Scotstounhill subway station or using the Park and Walk service. Parking on South Street is also available, on a first come, first served basis.

Seating

Seating is reserved in the North and Mains stands. The Festival and Party stands are unreserved and ticket holders for these stands are free to sit anywhere.  If you want to switch between the Family and Party stands, visit the ticket swap desk next to the Help & Information Point, behind the main stand.

Shuttle Buses

Free shuttle buses will be operating all weekend long, departing from Buchanan Street Bus Station and Partick Interchange at least every 15 minutes – more frequently during busy times. You don’t need a separate ticket – just hop on and see you at Scotstoun!  Free shuttle buses will also take supporters back into Glasgow city centre at the end of both days – on a first-come, first-served basis.

Buchanan Bus Station: Shuttle Buses to Scotstoun

Sat:      0945-1500 departures every 4-5mins

            1500-1900 departures every 15 mins

            1900-2100 full service return for returns to city

Sun:     0945-1500 departures every 4-5mins

            1500-1900 departures every 15 mins

            1900-2130 full service return for returns to city

Partick Interchange: Shuttle Buses to Scotstoun

Sat:      0945-1500 departures every 4-5mins

            1500-1900 departures every 15 mins

            1900-2100 full service return for returns to Partick Interchange

Sun:     0945-1500 departures every 4-5mins

            1500-1900 departures every 15 mins

            1900-2130 full service return for returns to Partick Interchange

South Street: Shuttle Buses to Scotstoun

One bus running 15 min service to Scotstoun 0945-2100

Smoking

Smoking is not permitted anywhere within the Scotstoun Stadium campus.