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2012 Navy-Notre Dame Game Day Information

When is kick-off?
The game will be played on Saturday September 1, 2012. Kick-off will be at 2:00pm Dublin time (9:00am EST).

Where is the game going to be played?
The game will be played at Aviva Stadium in Dublin, Ireland.

How do I enter the stadium?
It is very important to understand that you must enter the stadium at the designated gates marked on each ticket. The entry points to the stadium for ticket holders will be on each ticket - either red, green, orange, blue or purple - each color designating the route that needs to be taken to access the stadium.

On game day there will be a cordon around the stadium and fans can only access this cordon via a route indicated on the ticket.

Ticket Map

Stadium Rules and Regulations
Please review Aviva Stadium's rules and regulations prior to game day.

How do I get to the stadium on game day?
See the Aviva Stadium Transport Guide.

Also, please review the suggested directions by route colour.

Is there parking available?
There is no parking around the stadium. There will, however, be enhanced DART services to the stadium.

What do I do if I have lost or misplaced my tickets?
If you have a lost or misplaced ticket you must contact the Navy Ticket office at prior to game day. Tickets will be re-issued on game day at box office located on the corner of Landsdowne Road and North Umberland Road.

Game Day Box Office
The game day box office is located on the corner of Landsdowne Road and North Umberland Road. Will call will open 2 hours prior to kickoff and close at halftime.

Does a child under the age of two need a ticket?
Everyone that enters the stadium will need a ticket to the game. If a child under the age of two does not have a ticket, children tickets will be issued from the game day box office (on the corner of Landsdowne Road and North Umberland Road) on the day of the game for free.

Which sideline will Navy be on?
The Navy sideline will be on the east side of the stadium. | Seating Map

When do I receive my tickets?
Tickets will be mailed from the Navy Ticket office beginning on June 25, 2012. If you do not receive your tickets by August 24th, please call 800-US4-NAVY.

I bought tickets through Anthony travel, when should I expect to receive these?
Once we receive this information from Anthony travel we will update the website.

Important Information from Aviva Stadium...
Entry to the ground is via colour coded routes, ticket holders should allow plenty of time to approach the stadium safely via their correct route and gain their seats.

There is no public parking available at Aviva Stadium, ticket holders are requested to avail of public transport and can access the stadiums transport guide at

There are no ATM's / cash machines in the stadium and cards cannot be accepted on the upper and lower tier, ticket holders should avail of facilities outside the stadium en route and ensure they have cash to meet their requirements.

Ticket holders should check the weather report on the day and dress appropriately, umbrellas of any description may not be brought into the stadium.

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