Go Back Junior Hornets Away Day: Wigan Athletic


Our away trip to Wigan Athletic has been selected as our first Junior Hornets Away Day of the season.

Match tickets within the designated Junior Hornets seating Area and coach travel for Junior Hornets members is being subsidised by the club meaning match tickets for all Junior Hornets members will be £5, while travel on the Junior Hornets coach will also be £5 for Junior Hornets members. Coach travel for accompanying adults on the Junior Hornets coach is at the regular coach price of £15.

As this is, our closest matchday to Halloween, we’ll be running a fancy dress competition for all Junior Hornets members attending the match. Prizes will be awarded to the best outfits, as judged on the day.

On board the Junior Hornet coach, specially decorated for Halloween, they’ll plenty of themed activities during the journey to Wigan, including petrifying puzzles and ghoulish games.

We’ll be joined by Junior Hornets patron, Ann Swanson, for this away day. Ann was the original Junior Hornets co-ordinator when the club for young supporters was initially launched back in the 1980s and the Junior Hornets away match trips she ran are fondly remembered by a whole generation of Watford supporters.

Junior Hornets match ticket and coach travel sales will be available from 12noon Monday October 3, there is no need to wait for your respective sales group. Junior Hornet Away Day bookings can be made by phone or in person only. Please either call us on 01923 223023 or visit the Supporter Services office at Vicarage Road.

Junior Hornets aged under 14 must be accompanied by an adult for both coach travel and when attending the match. Those aged 14 and 15 wanting to travel and/or attend without an adult must complete a consent form, these can be found here and completed forms should be returned, via email, to supporters@watfordfc.com.

The Junior Hornets is open to all young Watford supporters, aged up to 15. You can sign-up to become a Junior Hornet at tickets.watfordfc.com, membership is free of charge.