For rugby fans only

This coming weekend, our little village is hosting a celebration of what is easily the favourite sport in southwest France — rugby. This banner gives the overview:

Announcing the celebration.

Yes, it’s the centenary of the game of rugby in the valley of the Céou River, the tributary of the mighty Dordogne River. And here’s the follow-up banner, which provides more information on events:

Should be a festive occasion!

As you’d expect, there will be a variety of games, an exposition, a dinner, and evening festivities that will include a fireworks display. If you’re in the area, and interested in dinner, do call one of the telephone numbers on this sign to reserve a place.

This entry was posted in Festivals in France, History in the Dordogne, Life in southwest France, Sports, Sports in the Dordogne and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

2 Responses to For rugby fans only

  1. Paul says:

    Hope it’s not too hot to play rugby on Saturday!

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