Last time the sides met on 28th January 1990, the game finished 1-1. Rovers went on to win the Division Three league title.
Tickets are available for the new South West Stand, Thatchers End, The Post Family Enclosure, West Enclosure and Dribuild Terrace. Rovers and Bolton supporters can pay on the day using the cash turnstiles. (Nearest cash machine-Gloucester Road Petrol Station)
We are expecting a crowd in excess of 9,000+ with over 700 visiting fans travelling from the North West, therefore please arrive in good time to avoid large queues.
Here’s your SkyBet EFL League One match day schedule for Bristol Rovers v Bolton Wanderers on Wednesday 17th August 2016, 19:45.
09.00: The Club Shop opens for business with Chelsea tickets on sale to Priority Group One members.
16:00: The Ticket Office opens and will remain open right up to kick-off at 19:45 for supporters looking to buy home & away tickets for Southend, Chelsea & Swindon or collect tickets for today’s game.
Car Parking at the stadium opens to season permit holders, where attendants will direct car parking. Spaces are not available on a match-by-match basis. Roads in the immediate vicinity of the stadium are not subject to any parking prohibitions on match days, however drivers are asked to park sensibly and not obstruct resident’s driveways/access.
17:00: The Clubhouse Bar opens for Home supporters on a first-come, first-served basis. Live sport will be shown on the big screens.
Irene’s Kitchen Restaurant will be open in the Bristol Room, serving hot food from chips, burgers, hot dogs, pasties, pulled pork rolls and lots more.
18:30: Stadium opens.
Families are welcome In the Bristol Post Family Terrace, there is a food kiosk where you can buy food and drinks. Captain Gas will make an appearance before kick-off.
Don’t forget to buy your 50-50 tickets to be in with a chance to win a substantial cash prize. Tickets will be available throughout the stadium before kick-off with the draw taking place at half-time. Look out for our Bristol Rovers Supporters Club 50-50 volunteers around the stadium.
Supporters will also be able to pick up the official Matchday Programme, The Pirate, for a price of only £3.
19:45: Kick-off! It’s time to back Darrell Clarke’s team to victory. C’mon Rovers, C'mon You Blues!
20:30: At Half time, Nick Day will be your host for the interval. Listen out for the 50-50 and Helpline Draw. Kick it for a ticket is back, one lucky fan will try to win a season ticket. Former players from the squad that played in the first game at the Memorial Stadium 20?years ago will be introduced to the crowd.
21:30: On the final whistle, the Clubhouse Bar re-opens with Screen Soccer Highlights on the big screens before the bar closes.
The ticket office and club shop will reopen, Chelsea tickets will be on sale to Priority Group One members.
Don’t miss any of the action and buy your tickets now to back The Gas at The Mem. Tickets are available, priced from £18 for adults, from £16 for 16-21 and from £7 for under-16s.
Simply visit www.brfctickets.com, select your area and add your tickets to the shopping basket.