23 Apr 14
With just days to go to Munster's Heineken Cup semi-final against Toulon in Marseilles, the Munster squad continued their preparations with a full squad session in Musgrave Park yesterday.
RaboDirect PRO12 Round 20: Munster v Leinster, Thomond Park, Saturday 13th March, ko 6.30pm.
Gates open at 4.30pm.
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-9pm Thursday and Friday, and from 9am on match day.
Tickets are also available from the Munster Rugby Stores, and by calling 061-421103. The West Stand ticket booth will also be open on match day from 4.30pm.
Irish Rail have fantastic Family day-return packages available for Saturday's game. Train times have been altered to accomodate supporters travelling to Cork and Dublin after the game.
Family Tickets are valid for a return journey for 1 or 2 adults and up to 4 children between 5 and 15yrs old. Tickets can be purchased on the day at the station.
20:45hrs Limerick - Dublin Heuston service will be deferred until 21:00hrs to give Leinster supporters more time to get to the station after the match
22:05hrs Limerick - Cork serving Limerick Junction, Mallow and Cork
Thomond Park is a short distance from Colbert station, Limerick and the train is an ideal way for supporters to travel and soak up the atmosphere this match has to offer. For more details click here.
The Park and Ride facility will be in operation from the following locations:
- Kilmurry Lodge Hotel, from 3pm
- Maldron Hotel, from 4pm
- Radisson Hotel, Ennis Road, from 3.45pm
- South Court Hotel Raheen, from 4.30pm
- Woodlands Hotel Adare bus leaving at 5.30pm
There is a Public Bus Service that operates from the City Centre Henry St. (outside Dunnes Stores) to Thomond Park, starting at 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 Jean Wallace and the Munster Rugby Supporters Club Choir.
At half time, we look forward to welcoming Grand Slam winner Fiona Hayes and Head Coach Philip Doyle along with the Six Nations trophy to Thomond Park.
Also at half time the Munster Rugby Supporters Club will be presenting a cheque €140,000 to the Munster Rugby Academy.
The half time mini rugby display will feature Kilfeacle & District RFC v Newcastle West RFC. We'll also be looking for the Munster Rugby Face in the Crowd.
Test your rugby skills at the RaboDirect Fanzone located outside the Dugout Bar from 4.30pm, with spot prizes and giveaways. The RaboDirect PRO12 trophy will also be on display outside the Dugout from 5pm-6pm.
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 in Limerick: Highs of 12 degrees/lows of 9 degrees on Saturday and dry according to Met Eireann.
Munster Rugby wish to thank you for your continued support.