Arsenal will end 93 years at Highbury with a closing ceremony after Sunday's game against Wigan Athletic.

Remember, if you don't have a ticket for the game you can watch a live stream of the post-match celebrations on Arsenal TV Online.

Highbury closing ceremony - general running order

  • 3pm  - Arsenal v Wigan Athletic.
  • 3.45pm Half time penalty shoot out involving Arsenal legend David Seaman
  • Approx 4.50pm - Final Whistle.
  • The return of a Marching Band to Highbury.
  • Alex Morgan, the Police tenor from Highbury yesteryear returns to perform.
  • Parade of 'Arsenal Legends' escorted by Junior Gunners.
  • Period of reflection.
  • Trophy Parade by Junior Gunners.
  • Welcome to the Arsenal Ladies.
  • Roger Daltrey will perform The Who classic 'My Generation' and a specially written song entitled 'Highbury Highs'.
  • Arsenal crest parade.
  • Balloon release from Emirates Stadium.
  • Welcome to Sir Henry Cooper, to commemorate his famous bout at Highbury against Muhammad Ali in 1966.
  • Lap of honour by the current Arsenal First Team.
  • Presentations to distinguished Club members.
  • The Final countdown of the Highbury clocks.
  • Fireworks.
  • A giant 'Sky Banner' hung from a helicopter will circle the local area for approximately one hour after the Closing Ceremony.


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5 May 2006