Saturday 29 June 2019

Armed Forces Day

28 June 2018

Wigan Warriors Armed Forces Celebration

3:00 pm to 11:00 pm
15 Loire Drive

The Wigan Warriors Community Foundation (official charity of Wigan Warriors RLFC) will work with a number of partners including EDS Veterens, the Royal British Legion, Wigan Council and local armed forces regiments to host a celebration event out of the DW Stadium on the 28th June 2018 on the evening of Wigan Warriors vs Leeds Rhinos. The event will comprise of a number of activities and celebration’s including the opportunity for Forces teams to play in a pre match rugby league festival, pre match activities including climbing walls and shooting ranges, forces memorabilia and vehicles, an invitation for all of the Armed Forces family to attend the evenings Super League fixture for free and be welcomed onto the pitch for a celebratory photo. As part of the fixture the RBL band will play pre game, and all players will wear special match shirts with the poppy and RBL badge printed on.