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Are you coming to watch Town play for the very first time and would love an exclusive introduction to Portman Road? Then we've got you covered with our First Time Fans matchday experience!

The Experience

  • This is available for supporters under the age of 14 who are coming to watch Town at Portman Road for the very first time. It's completely FREE!
  • You will need to meet at 1.30pm (for Saturday games) and 6.30pm (for midweek games) in the FanZone at the 'First Time Fans Feather Flag' - Entrance to the FanZone is at Gate 1A which is on Sir Alf Ramsey Way.
  • From here, you will then be taken pitchside to have your first time fan certificate which is signed by Paul Cook and presented by Bluey and a photo opportunity with him.
  • Not only will you have the chance to take in Portman Road for the first time so close to the tunnel and pitch, your name will be read out on the PA at half-time.

Terms & Conditions

  • Available for first time fans only, visiting Portman Road for the first time.
  • One accompanying supporter will be allowed to attend per first time fan.
  • All supporters will need to have purchased a matchday ticket for the corresponding First Time Fan game they are attending.
  • Entrance to meeting point in the FanZone is granted upon production of match ticket.
  • Available for home games only.
  • Available for ages 14 and under.
  • Experience will last around 15-20 minutes. Which is largely queuing time.

To register your interest, contact Dan Palfrey at or phone him on 01473 400961.

Please include the match you're attending, child's full name, age, address and ITFC customer number, if known.