Skip to main content Skip to site footer

Matchday Activities

Mascot Packages

The club’s mascot packages are the ideal way for your child to celebrate a special occasion with friends and family and to feel like part of the first-team squad for the day and make memories that they will never forget.

Experience the build up and take in the atmosphere as your child has a pre-match warm up on the pitch, before walking out with their heroes for a photograph in the centre circle.

Oldham Athletic mascot package includes:

  • Meet & greet the Oldham Athletic players in the changing room
  • Pre match kick about with Chaddy The Owl
  • Escort players onto the pitch
  • Receive certificate, trophy and signed programme
  • Profile in the Oldham Athletic match day programme
  • Food voucher (family stand only)
  • Two complimentary tickets
  • Discount tickets available for other family members
  • Opportunity to play on the SportsDirect.com Park pitch post-season

The price is £50, this does not include the kit.

Applicants should be aged between 5-14 years old and must be a Boundary Blue member (membership is free of charge).

Please note that each game is subject to availability.
For further information please email wendy.noble@oldhamathletic.co.uk.

Bench Buddy

Following the success of the Bench Buddy scheme last season, OACT are once again running it throughout next season.

What is involved in being a bench buddy?

  • Sit on the bench before kick off
  • Meet some of the players
  • Official photograph taken 
  • Appear in the following home game programme
  • Receive team sheet
  • Opportunity for pictures with players as they head back to the dressing room
  • Once all players have left the pitch you will be escorted to your seats for you to enjoy the game

For more information or to book a slot please email wendy.noble@oldhamathletic.co.uk.

Family and Community Section

The Family and Community Section is situated within the Jimmy Frizzell Stand and is the “C” and “S”.

The Family and Community Section offers young fans and families the opportunity to watch as well as being able to take part in various activities throughout the day.

The Boundary Blues run a tuck-shop, providing hot and cold refreshments as well as a tuck-shop for those with a slightly sweeter tooth – fresh fruit is provided free of charge at every game.

Activities and competitions are a regular feature within the stand – throughout the season young fans have the chance to take part in activities such as face painting, balloon art and fencing whilst themed days such as Halloween and Christmas occur.

Ticket prices for the Family and Community Section (advanced) are:
Adult - £18.00
Junior - £10
U12 - £5
Concessions - £10

JD Williams Team Of The Week

The JD Williams Team Of The Week offers local grassroots club/teams/schools or other organisations an opportunity to play on the SportsDirect.com Park pitch at half-time during a first team fixture.

The project is now in it`s fifth season with so far hundreds of local children benefitting from the initiative.

As part of the project the “Team Of The Week” receive:

  • A write-up in the matchday programme and on the clubs official website
  • Complimentary tickets for the squad and coaches
  • Discounted tickets for family and friends
  • The opportunity to play pre-match on the clubs training ground (availability dependant)
  • The opportunity to play on the SportsDirect.com Park pitch
  • To be pitchside as the teams emerge from the tunnel

For more information on the JD Williams Team Of The Week please email martin.vose@oldhamathletic.co.uk.

JD Williams Matchday Club

The JD Williams Matchday Club offers young fans the opportunity to experience an Oldham Athletic matchday in a unique way.

Matchday clubbers watch the action from the Family and Community Section, fully supervised by OACT staff.

The JD Williams Matchday Club is completely free of charge and runs prior to every Saturday home game (this can be subject to change) 12:30-17:30 based in Laticzone Study Support Centre.

For more information please email jack.garside@oldhamathletic.co.uk.