The AFL has released details about the AFL Gather Round 2024 and fans can start planning to attend the festival.
Following the success of the 2023 edition in South Australia, the next few editions will remain in the state.
sports news Contains all the details about the AFL Gather Round 2024.
When is AFL Gather Round 2024?
AFL announces 2024 Gather Round will take place in South Australia in 2024 Thursday 4 April to Sunday 9 April.
this first party ever Also taking place in South Australia through April 2023.
What is the AFL Gather Round?
The AFL Gather Round debuts in 2023, with all nine matches in the fifth round played over one weekend in South Australia.
It allows for South Australia and the Adelaide region to be showcased and football fans can take part in tours to watch their team or others play.
All nine games in 2023 are sold out and 268,000 fans will attend, with more than 60,000 of them traveling interstate.
Following the success of Gather Round 2023, the AFL announced the initiative will run in South Australia each season until the end of 2026.
It’s an initiative modeled on the NRL Magic Round, which sees the games of the tournament all played out in one stadium.
What is the AFL Gather Round 2024 schedule?
AFL Gather Round schedule to be announced later this year – Most likely after the 2023 season.
This was when the AFL Gather Round 2023 schedule was announced last year.
Where will the AFL Gather Round 2024 be played?
2024 AFL Gather Round venue to be announced When the schedule for this round is announced After the AFL 2023 season.
In 2022, the Adelaide Oval (6), Norwood Oval (2) and Barker Hill Oval (1) are used for the Gather Round.
Adelaide Oval is expected to host the Olympic Games in 2024.
Where can I buy AFL Gather Round 2024 tickets?
Tickets for AFL Gather Round matches until After fixtures are announced later in 2023.
fans can pass AFL Events Office,
How do I buy tickets and accommodation to AFL Gather Round 2024?
With the dates announced for the AFL Gather Round 2024 Fans can start booking flights and accommodation from Thursday, April 4 to Sunday, April 9.
Major Australian airlines flying to Adelaide include Qantas, Virgin Australia, Jetstar and Rex Airways.
Accommodation can be booked from organizations such as AirBNB, Booking.com and Agoda.
What entertainment is there at AFL Gather Round 2024?
The entertainment and headlines for AFL Gather Round 2024 have yet to be announced.
2023, Veronica and Peking duck is the headliner, while the DJ features include oh! Mafia, Emma Peters, Matt Sumter, Jesse, Louis F. and Mark B.
Peking duck There are also special guests on stage Ben Woolner and Julia Stone.
What did they say about the AFL Gather Round 2024?
“Gather Round 2023 makes a small piece of football history – all 18 clubs in the same state playing a full nine games and football celebrations at the same time,” Acting AFL Chief Executive Andrew Dillon explain.
“South Australia really kicked it off. All the action across the state, the nine games, the football festival and the community football engagement was the best day and event the AFL has ever had.
“It has been said to me many times that the city itself is like a finals week, it’s been more than 18 times, because every club in the game is part of the build-up, the energy and the delivery, every supporter base has theirs. for their particular game in the sun.
“The opportunity ahead is to build on that, and by locking it down in South Australia and announcing the 2024 date today, we’re giving everyone a longer runway to put together bigger and better events, our fans are grateful for the Book travel and accommodation with confidence.
“On behalf of the AFL I would like to thank the SA Government led by Prime Minister Malinauskas who is wholeheartedly committed to the success of this concept, which aligns with our vision of driving support for key grassroots outcomes across SA’s regional venues.”
South Australian Premier Peter Malinauskas Said: “The inaugural Gather Round was a success beyond anyone’s expectations.
“The event contributes tens of millions of dollars to the state’s economy and helps fill hotels, bars and restaurants.
“The atmosphere is unbelievable, and the only way to really experience it is to be there.
“My message to football fans across Australia is to book your flights, your accommodation and start planning your trip to South Australia as Gather Round 2024 promises to be even bigger than this year.”
Adelaide Oval Authority CEO Nick Addison Said: “Gather Round is an incredible example of what can be achieved through vision and collaboration.
“We jumped at the opportunity, not only for six great games, but also for unique experiences that patrons and visitors of the stadium can’t get anywhere else, including the rooftop climb and the Oval Hotel.
“This culmination of location, service and experience will continue to raise awareness of the Adelaide Oval and South Australia as a destination for years to come – and we are proud to contribute to that legacy.”