Beer & Cider Festival 2024

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Matchday Experiences

Matchday festivals

Eastleigh FC matchday festivals take place on Saturday 3pm fixtures giving local youth teams the chance to play on the pitch at half-time at the Silverlake Stadium.

The festivals group stages kick-off at 12pm on the astroturf behind the Silverlake Stadium where teams will compete against each other in a series of games. The top two teams and the third and fourth placed teams then take part in a final and third-placed play-off game on the pitch at half-time.

The matchday festivals, include the following:

  • 14 complimentary match tickets (one for each child and accompanying parent, plus two for the teams’ coaches).
  • The opportunity to purchase additional half-price match tickets for other family and friends who would like to attend.
  • Your team photo and name will be included in the matchday programme (the photograph must be supplied by midday on the Tuesday before the Saturday fixture).
  • Access to the North Stand kiosk serving food and hot drinks from 12pm as well as the toilet facilities in The Hangar.
  • At full-time, every child will be presented with a medal with the winning team also receiving a trophy.


Upcoming matchday festivals prices and dates

To be confirmed once the 2024/25 fixture list is released.

If you or your child are involved in a local youth team and would like to sign-up for a future matchday festival, please email to register your interest.


Matchday mascots, ball boys/girls, and guard of honour

If you are your child are involved in a local youth team and would like the opportunity to be mascots, ball boys/girls, or guard of honour for a fixture during the 2024/25 season, please email to register your interest.


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