Limerick City and County Council have confirmed that the All-Ireland Final between John Kiely’s Limerick side and Galway will be shown live on a big screen at the Gaelic Grounds.
The Ennis Road venue has been given the nod after a week of talks surrounding the logistics of hosting such an event.
There will be a Big Screen in #Limerick to watch the All Ireland Hurling Final. In conjunction with @LimerickCLG the big screen will be in the Gaelic Grounds. Free tickets available from lunchtime today from https://t.co/beYgkO5q2y. pic.twitter.com/fFVLcIhf2Q
— Limerick Council (@LimerickCouncil) August 8, 2018
Tickets went on sale for the event online at 1pm today on tickets.ie but the site crashed due to the overwhelming demand.
Limerick play Galway in the All-Ireland Final at Croke Park on Sunday, August 19 at 3:30pm. Doors open at the Gaelic Grounds for the big screen showing at 12:30pm.