This Friday night (3 August) is the Adelaide Thunderbirds last game of the 2018 season and it will be a night at the netball like no other! Here’s everything you need to know.
The theme for the evening is ‘Neon Nights’ and the Fan Village is set to light up the night! Once fans are inside Priceline Stadium the entertainment will be non-stop. The clash against NSW Swifts is set to be a ripper and there will be new activations, entertainment and competitions at all the breaks. Limited tickets are available for the game, click here to secure yours now!
GAME DAY ESSENTIALS
5pm – Carpark opens ($10 parking)
5.30pm – Fan Village and Priceline Stadium doors open
6.50pm – Adelaide Thunderbirds on court
6.55pm – Australian Girls’ Choir performance
7.05pm – Mr FruChoc shooting competition… if he wins, you win!
7.18pm – Centre pass
Quarter-time – Heats of FruChocs and Flight Centre competition
Half-time – Strathalbyn Netball Club’s NetSetGO players take to the court and Suncorp activation
Three-quarter time – Finals of FruChocs and Flight Centre competition
Post-game – Hear from Adelaide Thunderbirds Head Coach and Captain, followed by an on-court 20-minute signing sessions with players
WHAT’S NEW THIS ROUND
The match partner of the Adelaide Thunderbirds Round 14 game is FruChocs.
FruChocs and Flight Centre have partnered up for the evening to give fans in the crowd the chance to enjoy a post-season holiday. We won’t share anymore details now and will leave it as a surprise for the night!
Following the final whistle fans will hear from Adelaide Thunderbirds Head Coach Dan Ryan and Captain Leana de Bruin, AND the signing session with players will be extended to 20 minutes and will take place ON centre court.
NEON NIGHTS – FAN VILLAGE
The Adelaide Thunderbirds Fan Village will be transformed for the club’s last game of the season.
With food vans* including Squid Ink – serving squid, fish and chips, Boston Bites – selling American-food, a wood fired pizza stall and Sprout – dishing up their delicious food, along with a DJ, a bar and more than 10 partner activations – the netball experience will be elevated to the next level for members and fans. This is one way we can say ‘thank you’ for your support this season.
Our younger fans will look the part with neon face paint, hairspray, nail polish and free glow sticks. While adults will enjoy Sidewood wine and cider in the new outdoor bar decorated with neon lighting.
There’s three NEW activations in the Fan Village with Flight Centre’s paper plane making station, Suncorp’s photo booth and make your own bracelet, and DonateLife SA’s social media booth where you can create your own GIF.
C2C Sport will continue their sale of 50% discount on all apparel and merchandise items.
In the Fan Village you’ll also find all your favourite activations by Priceline Pharmacy, Mazda, Fruchocs, Nine, Burbank, Bounce and face painting, and giveaways from Sprout, First National, Hilton Hotel, Plus Fitness and Zap Fitness.
*Please note the food vans and pop-up bar will only open before the game starts.
Coming from the city? Catch the train from the city to Mile End Railway Station, which is a 15 minute walk from Priceline Stadium.
Our game day program Thunderlink is on sale for $2. Inside Thunderlink you’ll find an exclusive poster of Shimona Nelson, a feature story on Hannah Petty and puzzles for the whole family.
When you upload a video, selfie or Boomerang to social media before and during the game, don’t forget to include our hashtags #webringthunder and #pinkarmy.
The Adelaide Thunderbirds can’t wait to see you on Friday night! Get ready as together #webringthunder for the final time in 2018.