Special Events & Other Craic

CLAN na GAEL AUDITIONS

Auditions for Clan na Gaels Spring Production of “Is Life Worth Living” by Lennox Robinson Saturday March 9th from 1:30 to 3:30 and Sunday March 10th from 1:30 to 3:30 Auditions for this comedy are Saturday March 9th from 1:30 to 3:30 and Sunday March 10th from 1:30 to 3:30 and and we’ll be casting […]

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McLEAN AVENUE BAND & LENIHAN DANCERS

Sunday March 3rd from 3 to 7pm Let’s get March off to a fantastic start with an afternoon of Music from McLean Avenue Band and the Lenihan School of Irish Dance.  Bring the family and grab dinner and Drinks with your friends!

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Stand up Comedy & ‘Forty Shades of Green Tour’

Saturday March 23rd @ 7:30pm                       A Fun-Fundraiser to propel Tracy James’ acclaimed play “Forty Shades of Green Tour” to the Fringe Festival in Scotland. This fun filled evening features the hilarious production of “Forty Shades of Green Tour” and the comedic talents of Christine […]

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CULTURAL NIGHT

Wednesday March 13th @ 6:30pm A delightful evening feature some of the GAC’s Clubs and traditions The Shamrogues Lenihan School of Irish Dance St. Patrick’s Gaelic Football Club Fairfield Gaelic Pipe Band Clan na Gael, Set Dancers & Irish Language Club

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GUINNESS PUB SOCIAL

Tuesday March 5th from 6:30 to 9pm Taste 4 different types of Guinness beers accompanied by select appetizers, raffles, giveaways and Guinness beer etching! $20 per person – tickets must be purchased in advance. Tickets will be available at the pub starting on 2/15!

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CÉILI IN THE CAROLAN ROOM

Saturday March 9th from 3 to 6pm. Come out and dance with us and enjoy the music by Mike Melanophy, Rose Conway Flanagan, Kieran Flanagan and Eileen Clune Goodman. For information contact Noreen Forde 203-273-0483 ☘ $15 admission ☘

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CHILDREN’S ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARTY

Saturday, March 9th from 11 to 1pm  Buffet lunch available $5 Performance & Mini Lesson by Lenihan School of Dance. Kelly Takacs: kellyanntakacs@yahoo.com

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Ulster Historical Foundation Genealogy Seminars ~ March 24th 9-5pm

Join us for a day of learning how to research Irish genealogy. Seminars are presented by Fintan Mullan and Gillian Hunt of the Ulster Historical Foundation (UHF, Belfast) for an all-day seminar. Topics cover all of Ireland (32 counties) and challenges tracing Irish ancestors. This is the only stop in Connecticut for these experts during […]

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ST. PATRICK’S GAA CLUB ANNUAL WINTER PROGRAM

St. Patrick’s has added additional dates and locations for the introduction to Gaelic Sports for children 5-8 years of age. New dates in Stamford and South Norwalk and its not too late to sign up for the Fairfield course! St. Patrick’s GAA Club will host its annual winter program “Introduction to Gaelic Sports for Children […]

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The New Irish Tenors

Ticket are $20 for adults and $10 Children ~ Limited Sales! FOR RESERVATIONS: lizbyrnefeeney@hotmail.com Mail Checks to GAC, 74 Beach Road, Fairfield CT., 06824

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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. Other important information regarding membership renewal: Please make sure your contact information, […]

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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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