Rugby World Cup 2019 Opening Ceremony

The Rugby World Cup 2019 opening ceremony is at 6:30 pm Japan-time on Friday, September 20, followed by the opening match as hosts Japan take on Russia.

The final will be staged some six weeks later at 6:00 pm on Friday, 2 November.

RWC19 Opening Ceremony Programs

Right Now the plans are very secret, but Rugby fans can expect an incredible show based on what we have seen so far.

Each nation has had its own welcoming ceremony program.

Some Officials Says that japan Air Self-Defence Force will perform aerial acrobatics above the stadium to entertain the Rugby fans before the opening match, as they performed ahead of the Football World Cup 2002.

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Event Details

Match DayTimeLeagueSeason
September 20, 20196:30 PMRugby World Cup2019



Tokyo Stadium, Tokyo
Ajinomoto Stadium, Koshu Kaido, Chofu, Tokyo, Kanto, 182-0036, Japan