Sky Bet Championship football returns to Oakwell on Saturday and there is plenty for supporters of all ages to enjoy prior to kick-off!
It’s a debut for our FanZone. Head round to the East Stand car park from 12pm for live music, a variety of street foods, while being able to enjoy Cask Ale from local favourites Acorn Brewery alongside a range of soft drinks and craft beer, through the Barnsley Football Club Supporters’ Trust (BFCST) run Redfearn’s Bar.
12.00pm – FanZone Opens
1.00pm - Official Welcome
1.15pm – Live music set from Tom Masters
1.30pm – Reds Report will be on stage to preview the new season
1.45pm – Reds in the Community provide update on latest goings on
1.55pm – Non-playing player Q&A
2.00pm - Team News Announced
2.05pm – A historical background of the two teams
2.15pm – Tom Masters returns for his final set
2.35pm – Dave Cooper commences the countdown to kick-off
Toby’s Kids Club
A new offering for Reds supporters in the lead up to kick-off. Under 13’s and accompanying parents and guardians can join Toby Tyke and his team from 1pm and enjoy arts, crafts, puzzles, and gaming consoles EA Sports’ FIFA 19.
Interested? Our Kids Club is based next to the South Stand Main Reception, or click here to read more!
Open from 1.30pm and based in the Investment Room East Stand Upper, the Family Zone is the best place for young children to sit and experience the match.
The Family Zone hosts to a number of exclusive and child friendly activities for the entire family to get involved with throughout the season. There is also a unique catering menu, featuring special options created specifically for children. All activities will be run pre-match, and once the action is underway, they will be carefully stored until the next home fixture.
Sat up there on Saturday? Here’s what’s on:
- FIFA 19 competition with SLBC Events
- Opportunity to meet Toby Tyke
- Fixture poster and player cards giveaways
- Experience Upgrade – Announce the official team line-ups
- Fun & Games
Tickets for Saturday’s opening Sky Bet Championship fixture remain on general sale to all supporters. You can secure your seat in person at Oakwell, over the phone (01226 211 183) or online at eticketing.co.uk/barnsleyfc.