2017-2018 Events

AWARDS DINNER: June 11th, 2017 

Donning our best attire, the Lions, old, new and everyone in between come together to enjoy an evening honoring our players, as well as our inductees into the Hall of Fame.

Location: Mustang Harry’s | Tickets

HELL GATE 7s TOURNAMENT: July 08, 2017

The Hell Gate 7s Tournament is a USA Rugby-sanctioned 7s tournament hosted by the Lions and is part of the NRU Qualifier and Empire 7s Series.

FRIENDS & FAMILY – FALL 2017 | Date TBA

The Lions’ annual day of BBQ, fun in the sun, and sharing rugby with our loved ones, watching all three sides play in home matches.

HALLOWEEN PARTY: October 2017

Annual Halloween party and fundraiser. A portion of the money raised is donated to Lion alum Martin “Cod” Codyre and his mission to end spinal cord injury with the organization Unite 2 Fight Paralysis.

LUBE WRESTLING TOURNAMENT: Winter 2017

Each year, the women lube wrestle in impressive attire to the fanfare of the always entertained crowd. Described as “the most feminist lube wrestling” in NYC – this is one event you don’t want to miss. Current champ: Megan “Canada” Banford.

HOLIDAY PARTY: Winter 2017

A new annual party and fundraiser for the club launched in 2017. From Ugly Sweaters to SantaCon Garb or maybe Seinfeld inspired Festivus attire,  Join us for a new winter Lions gathering this December.

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING: January 2018 – Exact Date TBA

Each year, we vote in our new Operating Board during this meeting and make pertinent announcements regarding the club and its future.

WHITE COLLAR BOXING: February 2018

A black-tie fundraiser for the Lions, this will be the second year for the amateur boxing event, matching up members from the men’s team, women’s team, and the Old Boys.

FOUR LEAF 15s TOURNAMENT: March 2018

The annual tournament draws close to 1,500 players from overseas and domestically to the most beautiful turf pitches in the Big Apple. Playing amid the backdrop of the iconic Manhattan skyline, it’s easy to see why Four Leaf 15s has become the largest 15s tournament in New York City.