Magic Rugby Weekend was first held at St James’ Park in 2015 and returned for a second year in 2016, when more than 68,000 fans attended across the weekend – the highest recorded attendance for the two-day event.
This years event features three rugby league matches on Saturday 19th May and three on Sunday 20th May. The match schedule is as follows…
Saturday 19th May 2017
Widnes Vikings v St Helens (15:00)
Wigan Warriors v Warrington Wolves (17:15)
Castleford Tigers v Leeds Rhinos (19:30)
Sunday 20th May 2017
Salford Red Devils v Catalans Dragons (13:00)
Wakefield Trinity v Huddersfield Giants (15.:15)
Hull KR v Hull FC (17:30)
If you have yet to buy tickets for the weekend you can see the seating plan below…
You can see highlights of 2017’s weekend in the video below…
If you have tickets to the Magic Rugby Weekend at St James’ Park in Newcastle upon Tyne and are looking for accommodation we still have some availability. Our bed and breakfast accommodation room rates and availability can be found here: online booking. Room information including photographs can be found on our bedrooms page.