New supporters bar ready for Sunday

Kingston Park Stadium’s new 1877 Bar will officially open on Sunday, in time for the Newcastle Thunder fans to enjoy at the Kingstone Press League 1 Shield final.


Situated on the first floor of the East Stand next door to the Tap & Tackle, the official opening will take place at 1.30pm ahead of rugby union stablemates Newcastle Falcons match against Leicester Tigers. as Newcastle Rugby unveil what they believe to be one of the best bars in either code of club rugby.

Named after the year the Newcastle Falcons were founded, the 1877 Bar will be decked out in club memorabilia but is designed with a modern feel.

To celebrate the opening happy-hour prices will see 10% off draught-only between 1.30pm and 2.30pm, then again from 4.45pm to 7.45pm

Newcastle Rugby managing director Mick Hogan saying: “The 1877 Bar is just part of our ongoing work to the stadium, and once again shows our commitment to improving the match-day experience for supporters of both Newcastle Falcons and Newcastle Thunder.

“We believe we have the best supporter bars in club rugby and we look forward to everyone enjoying our new 1877 Bar at Sunday’s game.”