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Gate Guide: Gloucester - Gallagher Premiership

Bristol Bears return to Gallagher Premiership action versus Gloucester on Saturday (3pm KO).

Here’s your easy guide for what to expect if you’re heading to BS3.


10:00am - Coffee Shop & Bristol Sport store open

10:00am - Matchday Ticket Office open (phone lines 10am-1pm)

11:00am - Sports Bar open

12:00pm - Fan Village open

1:30pm - Turnstiles open

2:00pm - Team announcements

3:00pm - Kick-off


The Lansdown Stand lower and upper, South Stand and Dolman Stands are open for the game. The Atyeo Stand is closed. 


Bristol Sport Ticketing phone lines will be open from 10am - 1pm on matchday, while pay on the day is  available. Over 18,000 tickets have been sold so far so we encourage supporters to buy in advance and arrive early.



Bristol Bears matchday programmes are available from each of the concession stands inside the stadium.

Supporters can also buy matchday programme from:

  • Fans Village opposite the ticket office
  • Ashton Road main entrance (Lansdown)
  • Ashton Road main entrance (Dolman)
  • South Stand
  • Lansdown concourses

Fan radios are also available from the Bristol Sport Store, costing £10.


Supporters can enjoy a revamped matchday experience at Ashton Gate this season, with a number of new additions to the stadium’s offering.

The Jolly Hog have opened a concession, as well as a Mexican kiosk opening and Chicago Town Pizza being served in the Lansdown concourse.

For those fans who are planning on getting to the Stadium early, make the most of our £4 a pint offering. These offers are available between 1:30pm - 2:00pm.

At the final whistle, Butcombe Brewery are getting the beers in! For every point scored in Saturday’s game, Butcombe are putting a pint behind the bar. Head to The Pint & Whistle in the West Stand at full-time to claim one of the free pints*.

*Free pint given on a buy one get one free offer, one offer per person.


The external matchday Fan Village has a new and improved food and beverage offering which includes Fish & Chips, Burgers and Spanish cuisine from Los Hermanos as well as including a new bar, Boots and Balls, which will be fitted with a new state of the art speed pour system. 

The Fan Village will be in operation from 12pm, with a raft of food and drink on offer, with the drinks concessions offering a fully cashless option.

The supporters club gazebo is also in the fan village and is located between the sports bar main entrance and the Ashton Gate Store. Please visit before or after home matches for all supporters club information, away match travel details and payments.

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We’re offering 1/3 off Bears home shirts from 5pm on Thursday, January 23rd until Sunday, January 26th as we build towards the West Country derby at Ashton Gate.

The sale begins online only at 5pm on Thursday, with in-store sales available at the Ashton Gate store from 9am on Friday morning.



The clubhouse will be open for supporters after full-time, with live music and Q&As with players and coaches.


Supporters are urged to get to the Gate early, and information regarding travel can be found here.