Bristol Rugby’s first team will hold an open training session this Friday, August 7th at 6.30pm, with Bristol City U18s facing Sheffield Wednesday U18s on Wednesday, August 12th at 7pm.

Both events are free of charge with tickets handed out on the gates on the night*. Tickets will be offered on a first come first served basiswith only the Dolman lower tier (not for the Rugby event) and South Stand open. These events are open to season ticket holders (including those in the Atyeo Stand) only*. Gates open at 6pm. 

Please note that the Sports Bar & Grill and coffee shop will not be open for these events, however food and drink will be available from the concessions within the South Stand.

During the rugby event, a staged fire evacuation will take place, with all supporters being requested to exit the stadium via announcements over the tannoy system.

Supporters will then be welcomed back into the stadium to meet the players and gather autographs.

For the full list of facilities open for each event please visit the Bristol Rugby and Bristol City websites respectively.

The first official game to be played in front of the new South Stand will be held on Saturday, August 15th as Bristol City take on Brentford at 3pm, in the Sky Bet Championship. 

*There will be no parking at Ashton Gate for these events and fans are advised to use public transport where possible. Access to the stadium can only be gained via Winterstoke Road. There is no access via Ashton Road. The Atyeo Stand is closed.