Special Events & Other Craic

WIN A 2019 PAID GAC MEMBERSHIP!

Starting on January 1st at 12:01 AM the first 250 members to renew their membership will be entered into a drawing to win one of three 2018 GAC memberships. Winning members will be reimbursed for the dues they already paid but will still be responsible for purchasing script. Only renewals received before January 15th, 2018 […]

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GAC MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL 2019

If you have a working email on file with us, you will receive notification on Jan 1 to renew your GAC membership for 2019. If you have no email or have requested paper billing, your invoice will arrive in the mail after December 28th. For the first time, we are offering a special incentive to the […]

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Children’s Christmas Party Saturday December  15th  from 11-1pm

Good fun for the kids and perhaps a visit by Santa himself!  

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Blood Drive Wednesday Dec 5th from 1:30-6:30pm

GAC BLOOD DRIVE WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 5TH FROM 1:30-6:30 Donating blood is the ultimate gift that can save a life ~ so come out to the GAC Blood Drive on 12/5 roll up your sleeves and give a pint!

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Last Chance for Shamrock Scholarship

LAST CHANCE FOR SHAMROCK SCHOLARSHIP ! SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8TH, 2018 is the deadline for entering the Mr. and Miss Shamrock Scholarship sponsored by the Greater Bridgeport St. Patrick’s Day Celebration.(Remember – Winners receive $3,000)! Applications are in many high school Guidance offices as well as on line at www.stpatricksdaybridgeport.com. Only high school seniors who have […]

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The Giving Tree

Once again, the Giving Tree is decked out with tags ready for the taking. We will be collecting presents for Sister Theresa Tremblay’s Nursery School children and their families. Please take a tag ( or 2 ! ), buy the designated present, wrap it ( with the original tree tag attached) and return the gifts […]

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Caroling in the Pub & Ugly Sweater Contest Wednesday Dec 12 @ 7pm

CAROLING IN THE PUB/UGLY SWEATER CONTEST WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 12TH @ 7:00 PM Haul out the holly, deck the halls and join us for some holiday cheer and participate in The ‘Unique’ (nice way of saying ugly) Christmas Sweater Contest! What better way to show off your ’unique attire’ and spread cheer than to sing along […]

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Christmas House Party December 9th @ 6pm (at the GAC)

CHRISTMAS HOUSE PARTY DECEMBER 9TH AT 6 PM A relaxed evening to celebrate Christmas with Song, Music, and Dance. Carolan Room open at 5PM for dinner. Program begins at 6PM Our own little wrens will be collecting for Woofgang.

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Deceased Members Mass Sunday November 4th @ 10AM

Mass will be celebrated in the Carolan Room Sunday November 4th at 10AM. Lite refreshments to follow.  

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Kevin Burke along with Tommy & Saundra O’Sullivan in a double CD Release Extravaganza

Saturday November 3rd @ 7:30 at The GAC Admission $20 – $5 for children Kevin Burke (born 1950) is an Irish master fiddler considered one of the finest living Irish fiddlers. For nearly four decades he has been at the forefront of Irish traditional music and Celtic music, performing and recording with the seminal groups […]

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Celtic Christmas Fair ~ Saturday Dec. 1st from 9-3pm

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CnG Presents “Whacked” Nov. 15, 16, 17 @ 8:00 & Nov. 18 @ 2:30

Clan na Gael Fall Play WHACKED, an adult comedy follows Jack Murphy, whose wife walks in on an embarrassing private moment the night before Thanksgiving. The in-laws, coming to celebrate, notice something amiss and get involved. A Thanksgiving farce stuffed full of sex, family, awkwardness and hilariously needless shame. Adult language and themes. Not intended […]

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Celtic Rovers on the Road

AS of 11/02/2018 newport mansion trip is sold out Christmas in Newport Mansion Tour & Holiday Stroll Saturday, December 8 Day trips planned especially for Senior Members of the Gaelic American Club! Travel Itinerary 7:30 a.m.: Coffee and lite breakfast at the GAC 8 a.m.: Coach bus departs the GAC 11 a.m.: Self-guided tour of […]

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Kids Halloween Party ~ Saturday 11-1PM

Wear your Halloween costumes and come for games, crafts and fun! Also we need volunteers to help with this event so please contact: Kelly at kellyanntakacs@yahoo.com.  

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2019 Executive Committee

Meet the Team As of October 19th there are no contested positions for the 2019 GAC Executive Committee so there will be no need for an election on Sunday December 2nd 2018. The full list of 2019 Committee Members is as follows: Gerry Reidy President Gerry O’Donovan Recording Secretary Amy O’Shea Director 3 Years Faith Maciver […]

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Mr. & Miss Shamrock Scholarship

High School Seniors with an Irish background may apply for a $3,000 scholarship (Runner-ups will received $1750) beginning November 1, 2018. Applications will be in the Guidance Offices of local Public and Catholic High Schools , as well as on  The Greater Bridgeport St. Patrick’s Day Celebration  website  www.stpatricksdaybridgeport.com. The actual judging and reception will […]

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St. Patrick’s Diner Dance December 1st

St. Patrick’s Diner Dance December 1st The St. Patrick’s Gaelic Football And Hurling Club annual dinner dance will take place at 7pm on Saturday December 1st at the Gaelic American Club, Fairfield. Just as in prior years, we will celebrate the Club’s continued growth and numerous successes on the field including NYMB and CYC/National Championships. […]

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Green Fields of America Show with Performances by Darrah Carr & Niall O’Leary ~ Oct 24th @ 7:30pm

The Green Fields of America are Mick Moloney, Billy McComiskey, Athena Tergis, Liz Hanley and Brenda Castle “The Green Fields of America” was formed in 1978 in Philadelphia and still led by musician and folklorist Mick Moloney. The band was created to present and tour some of Irish America’s finest musicians and dancers. “The Green […]

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Dancing with the GAC Stars

A SPECTACULAR EVENING  The stars were shining bright at the 9th annual Dancing with the GAC Stars fundraiser held on October 13th. Alice Morgan’s energetic Hustle to “Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough” won first place and $2,000 for Dress for Success, Mid-Fairfield County Chapter. Teri Deal’s delightful West Coast Swing to “Dancing In the […]

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Monday Night Barbecue is back!

We’ll be barbecuing every Monday night @ 6:30pm until the weather gets cold. Menu includes: hamburgers & cheeseburgers ($4 & $5), hot dogs, sweet & hot Italian sausage, red hots, chili ($2), knockwurst & Bratwurst ($3) and much more. All condiments are included.  Come, bring your friends and enjoy the delicious food. For more information […]

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