Please be advised that Kilkenny, as with other non participating counties, will receive an extremely low allocation of tickets for the upcoming Hurling Final. This would be similar to what we receive for the Football Final annually. The limited number will be allocated through the clubs.
There will be absolutely no availablility of tickets from Nowlan Park Office.
We thank you for your understanding of the situation.
Next week will see the exciting climax of the St Canices Credit Union Senior Hurling League and the Michael Lyng Motors Intermediate Hurling Leagues. Click on Read More below for current standings and overview of present positions. There will be several intriguing games at both senior(Tuesday) and intermediate(Wednesday) level and we will have twitter updates on all the games as they unfold in what is sure to be two extremely exciting evenings of hurling. All games throw in at 6.45pm.
Click HERE for actions pics from the penultimate round courtesy Willie Dempsey.
This weekend saw the opening competetive game at Young Ireland's new facility in Gowran when the host club hosted Thomastown in Round 4 of the Michael Lyng Motors Intermediate Hurling League. All who attended were loud in their praise for the new facilities and the Young Irelands Club are to be complimented on this great milestone for the club.
And the Club has a major fund-raiser this coming weekend. Kilkenny Country Music Festival in Gowran Park on Sunday August 20th 2017 featuring Mike Denver, Mick Flavin, Declan Nerney, Philomena Begley, Adrian Ryan, Trudi Lalor, Matthew O Donnell, Patrick Feeney & others. Full information & tickets @€25 now on sale through www.kilkennycountrymusicfestival.ie ; Tickets also available at Gowran Pharmacy or Hennessys Shop Gowran.
Click on read more for photo of new facility taken at the weekend (Courtesy Willie Dempsey)
Local clubs return to action this weekend in the penultimate round of the St Canices Credit Union Senior and Michael Lyng Motors Intermediate Leagues, The weekend also sees the final round in the JJ Kavanagh and Sons Junior Leagues with all games here down for decision on Sunday. And the action gets underway on Thursday evening with a juicy local derby between Tullaroan and Graigue Ballycallan in Freshford. With both teams on 4 points this is surely a game to set the tone for all the action at the weekend. Watch out for the usual programmes covering all the games for all grades. The Final Round of the Senior League takes place on Tuesday 22nd August with the Intermediate games on Wednesday 23rd. You can find all the fixtures on our Fixtures Page.
Kilkenny take on Galway in the Electric Ireland Minor Semi-Final in Croke Park on Sunday 6th August at 2pm. The game is the curtain raiser to senior semi-final between Galway and Tipperary.
Tickets are now available to book on-line, in clubs or at the usual Supermarket outlets.
Click on Read More for prices and link to On-Line Booking.