Vintage Week Family Day

   20 Jun 2024

Birr RFC are delighted to announce that this year we are hosting a Family Day as part of this year's Vintage Week and Arts Festival.

On Saturday August 3rd there will be a range of attractions for the whole family, including:

  • Annual Tag Tournament / 1pm -3.30pm
  • Music with Michael Buckley for teams, competitors and club members/ 3pm -6pm
  • Inaugural ‘Great Ruckin Duck Race’ / 6pm
  • Children's games and rugby trials / 1pm -5.30pm
  • BBQ and refreshments available all day!

For any inquiries on the day or to enter a team in either the Tag or Tug of War Tournaments please contact: Alternatively please scroll down for more details!

Tag Rugby

1pm - 3.30pm

Get your team together for a great day of fun, excitement and rugby. Even if you don't have a team turn up and we find a place for you on one of our ‘barbarians’ teams.

10 players max per team (minimum 3 male/female). Cost is €100 per team and comes with a BBQ for each participant and access to the club bar/entertainment.

To register your team click here


Family Fun Day

1pm - 5.30pm

Call down to the club grounds from 1 - 5.30pm for some family fun. We will have a number of FREE games for all the kids to play, or they can test their skills by enter the ‘Trials of Tadhg’ to win a range of fun prizes.




Music with Michael Buckley

3pm -6pm

Michael Buckley is one of the midland’s best loved musicians. From 3 – 6pm he will regale club members and competitors in the Tag and Tug of War Tournaments with a host of traditional and more recent classics. An afternoon not to be missed!



The Great Ruckin Duck Race


Birr RFC are proud to the present The Great Ruckin Duck Race in which up to 1000 ducks will race each other on the Camcor to determine the greatest ruckin duck around.

Make sure to buy your duck now at the below link, to be in with a chance of winning some ‘quackin prizes’