What you need to know about tickets for the big games

Tickets to the Leinster minor and senior hurling semi-finals between Kilkenny and Dublin in Portlaoise on Saturday will be on sale in Nowlan Park on Thursday from 7 to 8.30pm.

Tickets to the Leinster minor and senior hurling semi-finals between Kilkenny and Dublin in Portlaoise on Saturday will be on sale in Nowlan Park on Thursday from 7 to 8.30pm.

Fans should note that tickets will not be on sale in Nowlan Park at any other time. Family tickets and concessions for old age pensioners and students are available.

There is also a special offer on terrace tickets for clubs who bulk purchase for groups of between 15-50 from Leinster Council.

Leinster SHC (5pm) and Electric Ireland Leinster MHC (3.15pm), Kilkenny v Dublin in O’Moore Park on Saturday ticket information:

Tickets can be purchased from the participating County Boards; Leinster Council Offices, Portlaoise by sending a cheque/postal order and a SAE and by Credit Card (057) 8682000 (there is a €4 administration charge on all credit card transactions); and Tickets.ie

General prices - stand, €25; terrace, €15.

Family ticket - one adult and two juveniles etc. family tickets are available for Stand; stand, adults €25, juveniles €5 each.

One adult and two juveniles etc. family tickets are available for terrace, terrace, adults €15; juveniles €3 each.

Senior citizens and students (stand and terrace) - purchase full price tickets and on the day of the match they can claim a rebate (stand €10 and terrace €5) when they produce appropriate ID at the designated stile prior to entry in to the stadium.

Wheelchair tickets - the wheelchair tickets are free and the assistant’s ticket is €25.

Club group tickets - club tickets available for ticket €10 each to the terrace (minimum group 15 and maximum group 50). Application form available on Leinster GAA website.

Group passes - for groups of juveniles under-16 €2 each (permitted to bring one adult free with every 10 juveniles). Any additional adults pay full price for their tickets. Application form available on Leinster GAA website.