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Game Day Guide: Round 16

Gates Open: 1.45pm
Ticketek Open: 1.15pm
Member Services: 1.15pm
First Bounce: 4.05pm

HOME MATCH PARTNER:

THOMAS FARMS
Thomas Farms are world re-known for growing, processing and supplying premium quality Australian meat, seafood and fresh produce to families in over 85 countries around the world. If you would like to purchase any of their quality products head to: https://www.thomasfarmskitchen.com.au/store

Thanks to Thomas Farms we’ve got an opportunity for one lucky person and a friend to win lunch with Adelaide Crows Legend Tony Modra. For your chance to join them, make sure you cast your guess via twitter or https://www.afc.com.au/fans/current-promotions/crowscrowd each match day for the Thomas Farms Crows Crowd using the hashtag #crowscrowd

PRE-GAME:

CURTAIN RAISER: CROWS V PORT ADELAIDE ACADEMY MATCH
Make sure you get to your seats nice and early on Saturday to watch the Showdown before the Showdown. There will be plenty of talent on show in the curtain raiser game between the Crows and Port Academy teams which kicks off at 1.50pm. 

WELCOME TO COUNTRY
Join us this Saturday to help celebrate NAIDOC week and recognise the rich cultural history of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. The pre-game entertainment will commence at 3.47pm with Jack Buckskin performing the Welcome To Country live on ground. 

PLAYER RUN-OUT
Don’t miss the player run out scheduled at approximately 3.50pm to bring your team onto the ground for a massive Showdown clash! 

BENDIGO BANK MIGHTY MASCOTS
Thanks to the Club’s Premier Partner Bendigo Bank, 22 lucky children will be running out alongside their favourite Crows player this Saturday.  Through Bendigo Bank’s generous donation to the Crows Children Foundation and Variety SA, these children have been given the opportunity of a lifetime.  Make sure you give them a big cheer as they run out onto Adelaide Oval.  

ENTERTAINMENT:

MCDONALDS CROWS KIDS ZONE
Open from 1.45pm until half time, the McDonalds Kids Zone is located next to the Victor Richardson Gates at the south-east corner of the stadium, and has plenty of fun and FREE activities for the kids including:

  • Kids Crows Draft – try your hand at our Crows footy skills
  • Huge kicking inflatable
  • How high can you jump? Measure up against your favourite Crows star
  • Show your Crows colour with tri-colour facepainting
  • Have a pic with the new Crows Wings Wall
  • Meet Claude the Crow and Crows players
  • A giant kicking inflatable (located Creswell Gardens)

OPTUS ‘YES’
Visit the giant Optus ‘YES’ in the Southern Plaza for the perfect photo opportunity with Claude the Crow, on your way into the footy this Saturday. If you share your pic on social media using #yescrows you could win a chance to play for a huge prize at half time.

CROWS COLOUR CREW
Keep a look out for the Crows Colour Crew this Saturday, who will be wandering the Oval providing mobile face painting and waterless tattoos. With their branded mini colour crew flag banners they are easily recognizable. 

TRIPLE M HANDBALL TARGET
Catch up with the Triple M Rock Patrol in the Southern Plaza before the game on Saturday and test your skills at the Triple M Handball Target for your chance to win some great prizes. Don’t miss your chance to join the Triple M Club and go in the draw to for the Triple M Kick for Cash competition. 

RAA RANGERS
The RAA Rangers will be roaming around the stadium surprising and delighting random fans with giveaways. You never know, it might be your lucky day! 

NINTENDO GAME HUB
Test your gaming skills on Nintendo’s new gaming console in the their exclusive Game Hub located adjacent to the Eastern gates.

UniSA
Make sure you pick up a UniSA emoji poster from University of South Australia outside the Southern Gates and have some fun taking pictures with the giant 3D emojis! 

VARIETY
Visit Variety in the Eastern Plaza and show your support of all kids in need by taking a selfie with the “V” for Variety!

TRIPLE M KICK FOR CASH
Triple M and RAA are giving one lucky fan a chance to win $5000 CASH right before the bounce at every Adelaide Crows home game! To enter, just head to TripleM.com.au and follow the prompts. And if you’re an RAA member, you’ll get ‘Insurance against the miss’, giving you peace of mind that if you miss the kick, you’ll still walk away with $500! This is the kick you don’t want to shank!

BALFOURS SPECKY CAM
Lucky fans will be selected at quarter time to take part in the Balfours Specky Cam, thanks to Balfours, baking people happy since 1853. 

FARMERS UNION KISS CAM
To kiss or not to kiss, that is the question at half time this Saturday. Thanks to Farmers Union Iced Coffee, we are asking fans to pucker up, as you never know when the Farmers Union Kiss Cam could catch you. 

CHINA SOUTHERN RACE THE PLANE
Make sure you bring your running shoes to the game as you could be the lucky fan selected at half time to take part in China Southern’s Race the Plane. If you can beat the plane, you’ll win a $50 CROWmania voucher and memories of running on Adelaide Oval to last a lifetime! 

OPTUS PHONE SHUFFLE
Thanks to our principal partner Optus we are giving one lucky fan the chance to play the Optus Phone Shuffle and the opportunity to win an amazing prize. Make sure you visit the Optus ‘YES’ sign located in the Southern Plaza pre-game, share your pic on social using #yescrows and you could be the lucky contestant chosen to play at half time. 

CLAUDE THE CROW
Claude will be roaming the Oval Saturday – if you see him around the ground, make sure you stop and have a photo with him, using #ClaudeTheCrow to share them with us.   

CROW RADIO
We’ll be playing the best pre-match tunes in the Southern Plaza as you head into the ground. Take your time pre-game, have fun at the Crows activities and enjoy some game-day tunes, thanks to Encore.

CROWS SOCIAL
Want to have your selfie showcased on the Adelaide Oval superscreen this year? All you have to do is upload a video, selfie or Boomerang to social media before and during the game. Use #weflyasone on Twitter and Instagram to show your colours and follow us on Facebook /AdelaideCrows, Twitter @Adelaide_FC and Instagram @Adelaide_FC to make sure you don’t miss a minute of the action. 

POST-MATCH:

MACCA’S POST GAME FOOTY GIVEAWAY
Will you be lucky enough to score yourself a footy from a Crows player at the end of the game all thanks to McDonald’s?

POST-MATCH EVENT
Head to the William Magarey Room on Level 3 after the match to hear from selected players. The bars will be open for drink sales.

McDONALD’S COFFEE FOR A MATCH
With thanks to the Adelaide Crows official restaurant partner, and Club Premier Partner, McDonald’s, you could be enjoying a free standard McCafe Coffee on Monday, because if the Crows win, you win! So cheer hard and help get your team over the line.

MERCHANDISE:

CROWmania
Spend over $100 this Saturday at any Adelaide Oval CROWmania outlets and you will automatically enter the draw to WIN two tickets to be part of the Guard of Honour before our Round 18 Friday night match against Essendon.

Did you know that you can now Click & Collect at CROWmania? Purchase your Crows gear online at shop.afc.com.au and you can collect it at the next Crows home game at Adelaide Oval.

CROWmania also offers personalised numbers at Adelaide Oval. Visit any of the CROWmania outlets at Adelaide Oval before the start of the match and you can pick up your personalised guernsey during the match. 

MEMBERSHIP:

Adelaide Football Club Member Services
For any member enquiries, scanning issues or lost cards please visit the Member Services window, located outside the South Gate in the Southern Plaza (near the ATMs).

The Member Services team will be open from 1.15pm until the end of quarter time.

FOOTY RECORDS:

Footy Records are available for sale as you approach all gates at Adelaide Oval.

FOOD AND BEVERAGE:

Adelaide Oval food and beverage outlets now accept payment by card only. Patrons attending Adelaide Oval with cash only will be able to exchange it for a complimentary ‘Cash Card’ via Card Exchange booths located around the stadium. Any un-used ‘Cash Card’ credit can be used at future events or redeemed in full at any time. 

TRANSPORT:

Your ticket to the game  is also your ticket to FREE travel on dedicated Game Changer Footy Express bus, train and tram services. Game Changer Footy Express services make getting to and from the game easy so leave the car at home and get a free ride to the game!

Travelling home on the tram? Go the Festival Plaza stop on King William Road for trams to Glenelg and the Adelaide Railway Station stop on North Terrace for trams to the East End or Entertainment Centre. Visit the Adelaide Metro website for all the details

Due to recent wet weather there will be very limited casual parking. No casual parking in the North car park.

ADELAIDE OVAL SECURITY:

Get There Early
Adelaide Oval patrons are being advised to arrive early this Saturday. Security staff and search technology will be present at entrance gates and other key locations.

Patrons are being asked to remember six key things ahead of their next visit to Adelaide Oval:

  1. Arrive early
  2. Be patient
  3. Limit the number of bags you bring
  4. Co-operate with staff at all times
  5. Be our eyes and ears
  1. To report bad behaviour during games, text Adelaide Oval security on 0400 TELL US.