It was formerly called Home Nations and Five Nations, and became 6 Nations when Italy joined the tournament in 2000. It is called RBS 6 Nations after its current sponsor, Royal Bank of Scotland.
Here are some suggested viewing locations for where to watch 6 Nations Rugby in NYC. Please note that this is a PPV sporting event, so there will likely be a cover charge.
133 W. 33rd St.
(between Sixth & Seventh Ave.)
New York, NY
The Keg Room
53 W. 36th St.
(bet. 5th & 6th Ave.)
New York, NY.
Rugby fans in New York have a meetup group. They meet at Kinsale Tavern to watch all 6 Nations, Tri-Nations and Rugby World Cup matches. You can join them on-line at: meetup.com/rugby-29
then meet them in person
The Kinsale Tavern
1672 Third Ave. (bet. 93rd & 94th St.)
New York, NY
6 Nations Rugby at Beckett’s
Beckett’s sports bar on Stone Street is supporting Play Rugby USA and their efforts to change kids’ lives forever.
Play Rugby USA is a non-profit organization on a mission of developing youth through rugby, who use flag and tackle rugby programs to teach positive life skills to 4,500 children per week nationwide.
Beckett’s Bar & Grill
81 Pearl St. / 48 Stone St.
(between Hanover Sq. & Broad St.)
New York, NY
But wait, there’s more…
The Australian: 20 W. 38th St. (bet. Fifth & Sixth Ave.) New York, NY (212)869-8601.
Baker Street: 1152 First Ave. (63rd St.) New York, NY (212) 688-9663
Brass Monkey: 55 Little W. 12th St. (between Washington St. & Tenth Ave.) New York, NY. (212) 675-6686
Chip Shop: 129 Atlantic Ave. (between Henry & Clinton St.) New York, NY (718) 855-7774
Cricketer’s Arms: 57 Murray St. (Church St. & W. Broadway) New York, NY. (212) 619-5550
Dorian Gray: 205 E. 4th St. (between Avenue A & B) New York, NY. (212) 979-0900
Jack Demsey’s: 36 W. 33rd St. (between 5th & 6th Ave.) New York, NY. (212) 629-9899.
Jack Doyle’s: 240 W. 35th St. (between 7th & 8th Ave.) New York, NY (212) 268-1255
The Mad Hatter: 360 Third Ave. (between 26th & 27th St.) New York, NY. (212) 696-2122
Molly Spillane’s Pub: 211 Mamaroneck Ave., Mamaroneck, NY (914) 899-3130
The Red Lion: 151 Bleecker St. (Thompson St.) New York, NY. (212) 260-9797
MurphGuide Party Tip:
Since many of the games are held in the morning, it is always a good idea to call the venue ahead of time to confirm that they will be open.
2014 RBS Six Nations Rugby Schedule:
(all times are ET)
Feb. 1, 2014 8:30am Italy at Wales
Feb. 1, 2014 1pm England at France
Feb. 2, 2014 10am Scotland at Ireland
Feb. 8, 2014 9:30am Wales at Ireland
Feb. 8, 2014 12pm England at Scotland
Feb. 9, 2014 10am Italy at France
Feb. 21, 2014 2pm France at Wales
Feb. 22, 2014 9:30am Scotland at Italy
Feb. 22, 2014 11am Ireland at England
March 8, 2014 8:30am Italy at Ireland
March 8, 2014 1pm France at Scotland
March 9, 2014 10am Wales at England
March 15, 2014 8:30am England at Italy
March 15, 2014 9:45am Scotland at Wales
March 15, 2014 1pm Ireland at France