Matchday Guide

Posted: Friday 20th July 2018 - 2:10 PM


Castleford Tigers will take on Huddersfield Giants here at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle on Friday 20 July 2018.

The match kicks off at 7:45pm and we are live on Castleford Tigers Radio and Sky Sports.

If you haven't pre purchased a ticket don't worry you can pay on the turnstiles. Fans are asked to make themselves aware of all the matchday information below before coming to the game.

Squad News
Click here to take a look at Daryl Powell's 19 man squad selection.

Tickets and Access
*The Castleford Tigers Sports Superstore in Xscape will be open from 10:00am till 5:00pm on matchday selling matchday tickets and merchandise.
*The Tigers Den in Carlton Lanes is open from 9:00am till 4:00pm on matchday, selling matchday tickets and merchandise.
*The Stadium Store at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle will be open from 5:00pm until kick off on matchday day, selling merchandise & matchday tickets, and will open again after the final whistle.
*The Stadium Ticket Office is open from 1:00pm until kick on matchday for matchday ticket collections and matchday ticket sales. After the final whistle you can also head to the Stadium Ticket Office to purchase tickets for our next away game v Widnes Vikings on Sunday 29 July.
*Turnstiles on all sides of the stadium will open at 6:15pm. Once inside the stadium Castleford Tigers fans can enter any of the standing areas.
*The turnstiles on Wheldon Road with be Season Ticket card entry only, with the exception of turnstile 6 (The first one after Princess Street) which will be a mixed Season Ticket card and matchday ticket entry.
*The turnstiles on Princess Street will have access for all fans - cash turnstiles, match day tickets and Season Tickets.
*Turnstiles 13 and 14 on the Training Pitch side of the stadium will be Season Ticket card and match day ticket entry only.
*Turnstiles 15 and 16 on the Training Pitch side of the stadium will be matchday ticket entry only.
*Under 5's free ticket vouchers can be collected from the Stadium Ticket Office near the training pitch. Under 5’s ticket voucher entry is via turnstiles 15 & 16 (near the Stadium Ticket Office).
*Turnstiles 17 and 18 on the Training Pitch side of the stadium will be Season Ticket card only.
*Please ensure you have relevant ID for the ticket type you have purchased.

Pre Match Entertainment
Our amazing Dance Academy the Paws and Claws will be entertaining you all pre match. Our dancers from all age groups will be performing live for you on the main pitch before the game kicks off.

Food and Drink
Two draught bars are now open here at the Jungle. 'Barkers Bar' is situated on the stadium concourse behind the family zone and the 'Jungle Bar' is situated in the Princess Street Stand. Both will be selling draught beers Carlsberg Lager, Somersby Original Cider, Somersby Strawberry & Rhubarb Cider and Tetley's Bitter.

Head to the 'Meating Place' just in front of the Tiger Bar where you can enjoy our pre and post match disco with our resident DJ Scott. New this week we now have San Miguel on draft in the Meating Place. Our 'Real Ale Bar' draught bar is also open in the 'Meating Place' beer garden, this week it will be selling hand pulled Beyond The Pale and Iron Maiden Trooper.

The 'Tiger Bar' indoor bar underneath the seated stand is also open pre and post match. Bottle bars are also available around the stadium.

Various food outlets are available throughout the stadium concourse serving hot food and drinks.

The XBlades trailer will be open selling sweets and soft drinks.

Merchandise
You can now purchase our full Castleford Tigers retail range from the Stadium Store on Wheldon Road. Look out for our new 'Hat Shack' that will be opening in the XBlades Trailer on the stadium concourse.

Parking
Car parking is available on site at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle priced at £5 per car. Please note the stadium car park does fill up very early. Plenty of pay and display car parks can be found in Castleford town centre, which is just a 10 minute walk from the stadium. Follow the link here to view local car parking details.

Match Day Programme
Our match day programme Black and Amber is available to purchase at £3 per copy from the XBlades Trailer, the Stadium Store and from various sellers within the stadium concourse. Each copy is jam packed full of content you won't find anywhere else. This week’s edition includes exclusive columns written by Daryl Powell, Michael Shenton and Jon Wells, along with an exclusive interview with Greg Eden. You'll also find plenty of junior quiz fun and a pull out Greg Eden poster.

Golden Gamble
For just £1 you can enter our draw to win a £200 cash prize. Purchase a ticket from our sellers who you'll find around the stadium concourse. The winner is drawn at random at half time so listen out for the number to see if you are our winner.

Castleford Tigers Supporters Club
Members from the CTSC will be available in the Tiger Bar from 6:30pm on game day. Call in, have a chat and find out about all the fab fundraising events they have planned.

Bag Searches
Random bag searches so take place at all our home game, if you can avoid it, please don't bring bags with you to stadium.

Matchday Ticket Prices
Adult Standing £24.00
Junior Standing (age 6 to 16) £16.00
OAP Standing (over 60's) £16.00
Student Standing (with valid student ID) £16.00
Age 5 and under – Free but do require an under 5's ticket (collect one from the stadium ticket office on game day)

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