The annual "gathering of the ruggers" is this weekend. The internationally famous "Maggotfest," will be hosting their annual tournament starting May 19th.

Get ready for some action packed rugby matches at Fort Missoula, as well as some beer soaked clothing.

According to the official website:

The emphasis at Maggotfest is on both the competition of the sport and on the social aspects of rugby. Clubs attend from all over the world, US and Canada. Maggotfest regularly features top first and second division clubs looking to test their skills, as well as social sides out for good matches and good times. Teams are encouraged to not only play great rugby, but are HIGHLY encouraged to win the party, wear costumes, play with sportsmanship, and have fun!

If you have never experienced "Maggotfest," it is one of the annual celebrations that makes Missoula truly AWESOME!.

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