23 Apr 14
This weekend the 16th Man takes to the seas and skies as the Red Army #InvadeMarseille for the Heineken Cup semi-final. Here's your guide to what's going on and how to get around Marseille.
Support Munster as they do battle with the current RaboDirect PRO12 champions Ospreys.
Tickets are available to buy online here, from the Munster Rugby ticket offices in Musgrave Park and Thomond Park (open Thursday and Friday 10am-4pm), the mobile Ticket Office at Hassett's Cross from 10am on match day, the Munster Rugby Stores, and by calling 061-421103.
The West Stand ticket booth will also be open on match day from 4.30pm.
The Park and Ride facility will be in operation from the following locations:
- Kilmurry Lodge Hotel from 4.30pm
- Radisson Hotel, Ennis Road from 4.30pm
- South Court Hotel Raheen from 5.30pm
- Woodlands Hotel Adare from 5.30pm
There is a Public Bus service in operation from outside the Dunnes Stores on Henry St. to Thomond Park starting from 4.30pm.
Supporters can pre-book their parking online for the Q-Park at Harvey's Quay online at www.q-park.ie
There is no parking in the vicinity of Thomond Park Stadium.
Pre-match entertainment features Sinead O'Brien and the Munster Rugby Supporters Club Choir.
The half time mini rugby display will feature Cashel RFC v Newport RFC. We will also be looking for the Munster Rugby Face in the Crowd so watch out for the roaming camera patrol.
Test your rugby skills at the RaboDirect Fanzone located outside the Dugout Bar from 4.30pm, with spot prizes and giveaways to be won.
There are numerous bar and catering facilities within Thomond Park, all open at 4.30pm.
Match programmes will be on sale inside and outside the stadium costing €4.
The Museum is open on match day until 30 mins before kick off, admission only €3.
No one will be able to enter the stadium with alcohol or glass and customers will be requested to remove the lids of any soft drink containers on entering the stadium.
Please do not enter the pitch area at any time and adhere to the stadium ground regulations found here.
There will be stewards and security on site to assist you with your enquiries on the day, and to ensure that the event runs smoothly and safely, so please respect their requests.
Weather: Dry with temperatures dropping to 3 degrees by 6pm.
Munster Rugby wish to thank you for your continued support.