Thrill of Professional Football in Kent
Inspire bets many of you have yet to pay a visit to Priestfield Stadium and cheer on Kent’s only professional football team, Gillingham Football Club. Yet its a great day that is full of excitement, fresh air and also kids will love it too.
Over the years the Gills have climbed to the lofty heights of Championship League Football, just one league below the Premiership. They currently play in League One where the standard of football is still very good to watch. Most league match days are Saturday and Gills typically play a home match followed the following week by an away match. If you want to keep up to date then either join the weekly Inspire newsletter for ‘Medway and Gillingham’ or you can visit their official website, www.gillinghamfootballclub.com/.
If you are looking for a day out in fresh air with a chance to watch an exciting competitive sport then this one really ticks all the boxes. You could very well find you ‘get the bug’ and will want to go to more games afterwards, who knows, maybe you will even find your singing voice and join in with the many amusing chants the fans of Gillingham have!
Match Day Prices
Prices vary based on quality of viewing positions, whilst there are also discounts for getting tickets before match day. Adult prices start from £17, but the average is £21-24. Children under 18 prices start from £10 whilst kids under 7 years old start from £7. Senior citizens can get a ticket for around £18. These prices were correct for season 2013-2014.
Priestfied Stadium has a capacity of 11,582 and is an all seater stadium.
You can buy tickets online here: Online Ticket Bookings
Gillingham FC telephone number 01634 300 000
Priestfield Stadium is located in Redfearn Avenue, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 4DD.