Celebrate Rugby A celebration of the 2019 Rugby World Cup brings the birthplace of the game to life this autumn. The Rugby Town with Rugby First, Rugby School and businesses around the town have come together to host a series of events and celebrations to pay homage to the Rugby World Cup in Japan The programme’s theme has been inspired by the town’s historic status as the place where the game began and celebrates the sport and Japanese culture. We invite you to Celebrate Rugby in The Rugby Town! Download your copy of the Celebrate Rugby programme here. You can also view full details of all events via our events pages.