What's on morecambe

Excited for tonight? Check out the article below for all the information you need regarding the match between Newport County AFC and Morecambe. Read up and enjoy all the fantastic things we’ve got going on ahead of the match below!

Tin Pound a ticket!

Got a ticket for tonight's match yet? Why not bring a tin can of food and take advantage of the £10 a ticket offer on to all Newport County AFC supporters!

Find out more by clicking here.

We Fight Any Claim Marquee - Hosted by Newport City Radio

The Marquee will open from 5pm and will be hosted by Newport City Radio.  With games, team news, live music and more, this is the place for County fans to enjoy a drink and a chat ahead of the game. 

Please note, the marquee is limited to 400 people and is only open to Supporters who display a home ticket. Entry will be on a first come first served system and once at capacity the Rodney Parade stewards will be operating a one-in, one-out policy.

 For more safety information and information about the marquee, click here.


The Programme Shop

Not only is this the best place to purchase your matchday programme, The Programme Shop also boasts matchday programmes dating back over 40 years!

Located between the old Snelling Bar and the Club Shop, the Programme Shop is a little treasure trove of Matchday Programmes and Club badges from over 200 Clubs.  Thet also stock books, magazines and a whole host of interesting football-related items for you to browse and buy.  All this tucked away in a nook of Rodney Parade!

The Programme Shop will open at 5pm and close at kick off but will re-open for an hour after the match.


Half Time Draw

The new and improved Half Time Draw is still going strong. Last week’s winner walked away with half the money raised whilst the three runners up took home fantastic prizes such as money off at the Club Shop and two free cinema tickets.

You can find out exactly what prizes are available and how you can be a winner without actually winning by clicking on the link below.

Find out more about the Half Time Draw



You can find the fantastic poster above in tonight's programme. Why not tear it out and display it so more people can really get behind the spirit of the Emirates FA Cup and support the Amber Army! 

You can also download and print a copy for yourself by clicking here.


First Time at Rodney Parade?

Rodney Parade is located right in the heart of the City meaning there's always plenty to do before and after a game.  We aim to create a fantastic atmosphere throughout the whole ground to allow you to really enjoy your time in Newport.

For more information on what's on around the city, good places to eat, and parking and directions, please check out our First Time Visits and Families page for more information.



Order of Events

10.00am - Ticket Office and Club Shop open
5.00pm - Marquee opens
5.00pm - Disabled Supporters Association arrive to assist supporters.
5.00pm - Programme Shop Opens
5.00pm - Rodney Parade & Maindee School Car Parks open (Car parks close at 6.45pm & 7.00pm respectively)
6.00pm - Hospitality Collections open in the Ticket Office
6.15pm - Hospitality Opens
6.15pm - Programmes and Half Time Draw Tickets on sale around the Stadium
6.15pm - Turnstiles open
6.45pm - Here to Help Volunteers available to assist supporters.
6.45pm - Teams are announced.
7.00pm - Teams come out to warm up.
7.45pm - Kick Off vs Morecambe F.C
8.30pm - Half Time*
8.45pm - Second Half begins*
9.30pm - Full Time*
9.40pm - (Or 10 minutes after full time - whichever is later) Car Park re-opens
10.00pm - Ticket Office and Club Shop closes*
10.30pm - The Programme Shop closes.