Pre Match Entertainment
Authentic Steel Drum Band
Come down to Edgbaston for when the gates open at 5.00pm to be welcomed into Edgbaston by our Steel Drum Band. With a range of styles from traditional island songs, to recent chart songs and a touch of reggae it's the perfect start to the weekend.
Where to sit
If you're after the best atmosphere in cricket, the Eric Hollies (Block 21-30) is our party stand and perfect for fancy dress groups.
The Drayton Manor Family Stand (Blocks 1-3) is home to our responsible drinking zone. Parents can relax and have a drink in a family friendly environment.
Remember all seating is unreserved, we encourage our fans to explore the different stands at Edgbaston and find their own favourite view.
Food & Drink
Where to eat at Edgbaston
Head straight to Edgbaston Beach, where we offer everything from Halal to Gluten-Free to traditional fish and chips! Some other popular food offerings are our hog roasts, supplied by our Organic Concession Partner Fordhall Farm, a traditional BBQ, and an authentic Noodle Bar. We have also introduced kid’s lunch-boxes with nutritious and healthy snacks for the Little Bears you bring with you. Picnics are allowed but glass bottles, cans and alcohol are not permitted.
Party After Play
After the cricket finishes, head straight to the exhibition hall where our band, Under The Covers will be performing for an hour after close of play. Skip the crowds, grab a beer and join us.
You MUST pre book on site parking. There will be no on site parking available on the day to purchase. Members parking is £5 and for non members £10. These WILL sell out so book today.
Please note: If you have a 2017 car park pass you do not have to pre-book.
Edgbaston Shuttle Bus
T20 Friday Night Service
Regular buses will be running from the city centre (Bullring- Smallbrook Queensway) convenient to both New Street & Moor Street station. First journey departing at 5.00pm. Buses will run at frequent intervals for 2 hours before & for 1 hour after. Return fare just £5.00.
Junior Bears Club
Exclusive Coaching Session
If you are in the Junior Bears Club you are invited to a free coaching session from 5.30-6.30pm at the stadium before the game. You MUST pre book- please email firstname.lastname@example.org to book your place or for any Junior Bears' Club inquiries.