Dale welcome Rotherham United to the Crown Oil Arena on Tuesday 20th July (7pm kick-off) in our fourth pre-season friendly.
In line with government guidelines and following consultation with our local Safety Advisory Group, this game will see the return of a 100% capacity stadium!
The Main Stand, Smith Metals Family Stand and Sandy Lane stand will all be open to home supporters, whilst the Reside Estate Agency Stand will house visiting Rotherham supporters.
Reserved seating will be in operation for the game, meaning tickets must be bought in advance. There will be no facility to pay on the night.
Prices are as follows:
Adults - £10;
Concession - £5.
Concession is Senior (65+), Young Person (21-and-under) and Junior (11-and-under).
HOW TO BUY YOUR TICKET
Supporters are reminded that the Crown Oil Arena no longer operates cash turnstiles, due to a barcoded entry system now being in place.
Tickets will be on sale ONLINE until 6.30pm on the day of the game.
You can buy in person or over the phone until 5pm. Call 01706 644648 (option 1).
meaning all tickets must be purchased in advance. There will be no sales on the night.
We recommend and advise buying your tickets online. It's straight forward and easy, and you can save your e-ticket directly to your phone to scan at the turnstile if you don't have a printer at home to print off your ticket.
To purchase your ticket online, click HERE.
If you prefer to buy in person at the Ticket Office or over the phone, you must do so before 5pm on Tuesday. Call 01706 644648 (option 1) to buy over the phone. Tickets can be collected from the Ticket Collection Cabin, on the Crown Oil Arena car park, from 5pm on the day of the game.
The turnstiles will open one hour before kick-off.
Following the relaxation of rules on face coverings from Monday 19th July, there is no requirement for supporters to wear one on Tuesday night. However, we urge all supporters to act responsibly when coming into contact with others.
FOOD & DRINK
The kiosks at the Crown Oil Arena will be shut for the game. Supporters are advised to bring their own refreshments. However, please note that cans will not be permitted into the stadium and any plastic bottles will require the lid removing prior to entry. Bags will be searched by stewards upon entry to the stadium. Any items that are surrendered will be donated to the Community Trust’s food pantry (details HERE).
The Ratcliffe Bars will be open from 5pm. With government guidelines relaxed from Monday 19th, there will be no requirement to be seated or for table service to be in operation. However, as with face coverings, we would urge all supporters to be responsible when coming into contact with others. The bar will be open at half-time through the rear gates of The Ratcliffe, to those in both the Main Stand and the Sandy Lane, and will also be open for an hour after the game.
Due to the kiosks being closed, the Ratcliffe Bars will remain open throughout the game, to allow supporters from the Main Stand and Sandy Lane ends the opportunity to purchase cold drinks.
The Carlsberg Lounge will be open from 5pm, and, in keeping with the Ratcliffe Bars, this will also remain open during the game for supporters to purchase cold drinks. In the Carlsberg Lounge, only draft beer, soft drinks and water will be available. Supporters are reminded that alcohol cannot be taken from the bar outside into the stadium.
In addition, the bar in the Reside Estate Agency stand will be open for away fans to purchase bottled water only up until the end of half-time.
Hospitality is also available for the fixture. You can book hospitality online HERE or by calling 01706 644648 (option 3). Click HERE for full details including menu.
The Club Shop will be open from 4pm until kick-off on Tuesday evening. It will then open for a short-time after the game.
The match will not be live streamed.