24 March 2017
16/17 ST PATRICK'S PARTY GAME
The famous London Irish St Patrick’s Party game is back for its 16th year!
This season London Irish welcome Cornish Pirates to the Madejski Stadium on Saturday 18th March (kick-off 2pm).
Tickets are selling fast and with the Reading Half Marathon the following day, we only have limited tickets to sell in two sections of the East Stand and are unable to make any more available.
Remaining tickets are £30 per adult and £4 for children under 12.
There is an exclusive family offer for this match - two adults and two U12s for £60 or one adult and two U12s for £30.
All supporters who book a group of 10 or more will pay £27 per ticket.
Please book your tickets on 01189 681016 or by CLICKING HERE
Ticket office opening hours: 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday and 9am to 12pm on Saturday.
The St Patrick's Party is going to be a Super Saturday with entertainment from 11am to 7pm including the RBS 6 Nations on big screens:
11.00 - Supporters' Village and Hospitality opens
12.00 - Bible Code Sundays live on stage in the Supporters' Village
12.30 - Scotland vs Italy on the big screen and in the East Stand concourse
13.15 - Village closes for kick-off
13.50 - St Patrick’s Party Choir perform ‘The Fields of Athenry’ on the pitch
14.00 - Kick-off
14.40 - Half Time - Maguire O'Shea Academy of Irish Dance perform pitchside and Digger vs Captain Benbow in “The Poo Ball Challenge”
14.45 - France vs Wales kicks off – on TVs in hospitality and the West/South concourse
14.55 - Second Half
15.35 - Final Whistle - Village reopens and second half of France vs Wales on the stage big screen, concourse TVs and in the Windsor Lounge
15.45 - Paul Bowen Band performing live on the stage
16.45 - Player Q&A on the stage
17.00 - Ireland vs England kicks off on the big screen, East Stand concourse TVs, hospitality and in the Windsor Lounge
17.55 - Ireland vs England 2nd half kick-off
18.35 - Final Whistle – DJ on stage
18.45 - Hospitality Closes
19.00 - Village Closes
Trains will be running as normal to and from Reading Station on 18th March, more information on shuttle buses from the stadium can be found here .
Parking permit holders will be able to park onsite as normal.
Non-permit holders can purchase parking at the Greyhound Stadium, five minutes’ walk from the stadium for £7 on the day, subject to availability. (Overnight parking is not available.)
The Greyhound car park is located by Green Park just past B&Q.
Please note all car parks must be vacated by 7:30pm on Saturday 18th March.
The Mereoak park and ride service will be running on the day to transport supporters to the stadium and back.
The schedule is as follows:
Buses 60e and 60m will run from Mereoak to South Oak Way at the stadium:
12.00, 12.15pm, 12.30pm, 12.45pm
After the match, buses leave South Oak Way at:
5.04pm, 5.19pm, 5.37pm, 5.55pm
7.01pm, 7.23pm, 7.51pm
Directions to the Mereoak Park and Ride can be found via the "PARK AND RIDE DIRECTIONS"