AFC Bournemouth are a professional football club, formed in 1899, currently playing in the Premier League – the top tier of English Football. They are based at Vitality Stadium.
The club are known as the Cherries and, as well as the men’s first team, also have a women’s team, an under-21 side and the new addition of AFC Bournemouth Warriors, the club’s powerchair football team.
Off the pitch, the club support the local community through their Community Sports Trust. The Trust caters for all through its varied programmes and initiatives that run throughout the year.
Our younger fans have the chance to get involved with the club by becoming part of the Junior Cherries. Membership not only includes access to special events, but offers exclusive discounts at local attractions, and opportunities to win unique prizes, as well as giving young fans who haven’t been to Vitality Stadium before the chance to attend their first game.
Hospitality and Events
Vitality Stadium is also home to the club’s in-house events team, Black Label Events. The highly-experienced and dedicated events team provide conferencing and function packages for any occasion.
AFC Business, AFC Bournemouth’s free-to-join business club, hosts monthly networking events and are a long-standing supporter of the local business community in Bournemouth.
Video content including match highlights, press conferences and special features can all be found on afcbTV, the club’s free video content service.
AFC Bournemouth’s club Superstore can be found located between the Vitality Main Stand and the Vitality Steve Fletcher North Stand. Everything from match kit to souvenirs can be purchased in store, or online. The club also has a dedicated merchandise section within Beales department store in Bournemouth town centre.
AFC Bournemouth actively seek to make a visit to Vitality Stadium enjoyable for all.
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The club's entire accessibility guide in PDF format can be downloaded or viewed online by clicking here.
For more information, and a detailed photo guide of Vitality Stadium, including routes from local transport links please view the following guide produced by AccessAble.
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Family - Adult = £32 Concession = £19 Junior Cherries = £6
North - Adult = £32 Concession = £19 Junior Cherries = £7
South - Adult = £32 Concession = £19 Junior Cherries = £7
Main Outer - Adult = £37 Concession = £30 Junior Cherries = £7
Main Centre - Adult = £45 Concession = £34 Junior Cherries = £12
East Outer - Adult = £33 Concession = £19 Junior Cherries = £7
East Centre - Adult = £38 Concession = £30 Junior Cherries = £7
Executive - Adult = £55 Concession = £40 Junior Cherries = £18
Junior Cherries Under- 8 go Free
Wheelchairs are £5
|Opening Times (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)|
|Monday - Friday||09:00||- 17:00|
|Saturday (non match day) (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)|
|Saturday (match day) (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)|
|Sunday (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)|
* Saturday non-match day: 09.30am until 4pm
Saturday match day: 9am until 3.20pm
Please note that these opening hours are subject to change depending on fixtures and bank holidays.
Please visit afcb.co.uk for regular updates on opening times.