We are celebrating our 30th anniversary during the 2013/14 season and we’ve got loads planned to make sure this is our best year yet!

In addition to our regular calendar of events, we will be bringing you new competitions, activities and giveaways to celebrate our milestone.

And as you can see from the pictures below, Arsenal’s top stars are involved in our birthday plans too (keep your eyes peeled for more on this in the 2013/14 membership packs!)

Since 1983, Junior Gunners have enjoyed special access to tickets and had the chance to be mascots and members of the ball squad.

JGs are now given opportunities to:

And as we are celebrating our anniversary this year, we'll be providing you with even more fantastic prizes, competitions and events.

To get things started, we’ve got a whole host of competitions running for the weekend of the Emirates Cup, including 30 VIP tickets to give away on day one of the tournament.

Keep a look out for tons more special activities in the coming months!

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