What’s On Guide: Connacht

What’s On Guide: Connacht

Edinburgh Rugby return to action in the capital this weekend, taking on Connacht at Hive Stadium on Saturday night (11 November, kick-off 7.35pm).

There’s plenty on the go at Hive Stadium this Saturday night as table-topping Connacht come to town, providing fans of all ages with plenty of entertainment in the build-up to an unmissable BKT URC clash in the capital.



Live music on the Unsigned Stage 

Fans can look forward to more live music ahead of kick-off as Robin Ashcroft takes to the all-new unsigned stage.

Hailing from Glasgow, Robin Ashcroft has been making waves on the UK music scene with her unique blend of pop sensibilities and soulful depth. Her musical journey has been punctuated by remarkable achievements and accolades, since cutting her teeth in Glasgow’s live circuit at age 13.

Make sure you grab a drink and get in the mood for URC rugby as the Scottish solo artist plays some of her biggest hits!


The all-new inflatable Skill Zone

Edinburgh Rugby fans can put their talent to the test at the all-new inflatable ‘Skill Zone’, bringin action-packed games and rugby challenges to match night at Hive Stadium.

Situated behind the family-friendly Riverside Stand, the Skill Zone is perfect for kids of all ages, with the new addition part of the ongoing matchday experience enhancements at Hive Stadium.

Fans are encouraged to check out the brand new ‘Skills Zone’ at Saturday’s Connacht clash, with a rugby dartboard, last man standing challenge, bungee run and gladiator duel all situated next to the Family Pass ticketed area.


Silent Disco in the Fan Zone!

We’ll have a silent disco set-up in the Fan Zone pre-match!

Get your headphones on and have a boogie ahead of kick-off.


Peter Vardy Driving Simulator

Fancy getting behind the wheel and taking on sponsor Peter Vardy’s brand-new driving simulator?

Head to the Fan Zone and test your driving skills in this state of the art interactive game, brought to you by Peter Vardy.


Scotland Women meet and greet

Edinburgh Rugby is delighted to welcome Scotland Women internationalists Rhona Lloyd and Lisa Thomson to Hive Stadium, fresh from their WXV2 victory in South Africa!

Head along to The Clubhouse pre-match from 7pm – 7.20pm to grab an autograph or a selfie, while the WXV2 trophy will also be on display!


See the squad!

Head to the player walkway – located in the Hive Stadium Fan Zone – where you’ll be able to see the squad, and grab a selfie or autograph.

The team will head out to Hive Stadium for initial warm-ups at 6.20pm, make sure to line up and down the walkway and show your support!

The team will then be available for further selfies and autographs post-match – make sure to get to the walkway in good time!


Head to the Scottish Rugby Store

Want to grab the latest Edinburgh Rugby Macron kit or a brand new hat or scarf for match night?

Head to the Scottish Rugby Store – located on the South West corner of Scottish Gas Murrayfield – and show your colours with the latest range of Macron gear!


Food and drink

There are plenty of spots around the Hive Stadium Fanzone where you can quench your thirst or satisfy your hunger on match day. We also cater to wide range of dietary requirements including vegetarian and vegan. You can check out what will be on-site on our website.

Uhuru Rum are in the fanzone with their Uhuru Rum Truck, your one-stop shop for a whole range of delicious rum cocktails!

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