The rugby team from Ireland will play the USA side at Widener on, yes, St. Patrick's Day.
Sounds like a party, and if not, there will be a party afterward at Harrah's-Chester.
The following is the press release from the promoters:
Harrah’s Chester Casino & Racetrack
THE BIGGEST ST.PATRICK'S DAY PARTY IN THE TRI STATE AREA
Saturday, March 17th 2012
Sponsored by Harrah’s Chester Casino & Racetrack, AMNRL Rugby will host The Donnybrook Cup Rugby Match, USA vs. Ireland at Widener University beginning at 1:00pm on March 17th.
Harrah’s Chester will host the Official After Party that will feature Blackthorn, Delaware County’s Legendary # 1 Irish Celtic Rock & Roll Band. Blackthorn party tickets can be purchased at Harrah’s Chester the day of the event. Doors open at 1:30pm. Tickets are also available by visiting the Donnybrook Cup website at www.donnybrookcup.com. Check out the Rugby & Harrah’s After Party Combo Passes for a full day of excitement!
Blackthorn will debut at Harrah’s Chester starting at 3:00pm on the Riverview Grandstand Deck overlooking the scenic Delaware River.
Harrah’s Chester’s talented chef’s will showcase Irish food & beverages and boasts 6 world class restaurants offering a variety of cuisines to satisfy any palette.
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