What’s On: Riders vs Scorchers

Category: News
Author: RidersMedia
Date: 25th April, 2019

Following wins against the Worcester Wolves and Manchester Giants last weekend the Leicester Riders face the Surrey Scorchers this Friday in our Superhero Themed Night sponsored by Showcase at the Morningside Arena.

The doors open at 6:00pm with the game tipping off at 7:30 as the Riders look to keep up their momentum heading into the Benecos BBL Playoffs next weekend. Be sure to get down to the Morningside Arena nice and early to make the most of what is sure to be a great evening of BBL action. Tickets are still available CLICK HERE.

Food and Drink

Food and Drink will be available from the near side of the Granby stand with a bar also located by the Victory stand. There will be a large variety of both food and drink options on with burgers, hotdogs and vegetarian options all available as well as alcoholic, hot and soft drinks for sale.

The Leicester Riders Supporters Club will be running their Tuck Shop, this will be located in its usual spot between Castle and Victory Stand.


As it is our Superhero Night at half time we will be holding a Superhero costume contest so make sure you come to the game dressed as your favourite hero to be within a chance of winning a prize.

We will also have dances from out Leicester Riders Cheerleaders throughout the game as well as Dance Cam and the return of Chuck a Duck. Ducks can be purchased  for £1 from our table in between the Castle and Granby Stands.


The Merchandise stand will be located between the Castle and Granby stands and will be on sale throughout the evening selling a wide range of Riders products such as jerseys, T-shirts, caps and scarfs as well as much much more.

Join us upstairs after the game

Join us upstairs after the game in the Kevin Routledge Suite for a change to have a drink and mix with the Riders players and your Riders fellow fans.


Morningside Arena is well served by local transport links and an array of nearby parking options within walking distance. There are in excess of 3000 spaces available all within a 15 minute walk of the Arena. A parking attendant will be on hand on the night to direct you towards the nearest parking space.


The third edition of the Riders season guide will be sale for the second time for £3. If you didn’t purchase the other 2 editions you can purchase all 3 for just £5. Programmes will be sold in the corridor by the doors to enter the arena.


Tickets are still available CLICK HERE to purchase your tickets for Superhero Night as the Riders take on the Surrey Scorchers in their final home game before the Benecos BBL Playoffs.

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