Special Events & Other Craic

The Giving Tree

T’is the season of giving so please  remember those in our community that are less fortunate and participate in the giving tree.  Support our Community.

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Hanging of the Jerserys

Sunday November 13th with Camac from 4-7pm Join in the revelry and fun of this fine tradition celebrating the All-Ireland Hurling Champs Limerick, All-Ireland Football Champs Kerry and St. Patrick’s Hurling & Football Club. There’ll be plenty of food & craic for all, so come early to get your seats. Noreen Forde 203-273-0483.

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Trad For Trōcaire Returns Sunday November 13th

A Fairfield Prep/Lauralton Hall Tradition TRAD for TRŌCAIRE Sunday November 13th from 2-4PM. Come down to the GAC to enjoy good craic and great music in support of Trōcaire, Ireland’s largest international-aid organization. Learn more at www.trocaire.org. The event is free and open to the public but contributions will be gladly accepted to help Trōcaire […]

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2023 Executive Committee Nominees

2023 Candidates for GAC Executive Committee The 2023 GAC Executive Committee Candidates for the position of Executive Committee President, Vive President,  Sergeant-at-Arms and Director. An Election will take place on Sunday December 4nd 2022 at the GAC. FOR THE POSITION OF GAC EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE PRESIDENT Faith Maciver Yes it is me again… running for the […]

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Traditional Irish Music Concert 11/05

GREGG AND CLARE BURNETT INAUGURAL MEMORIAL CONCERT Saturday November 5, 7:30pmNathan Gourley and Joey Abarta Fiddler & guitarist Nathan Gourley, and uilleann piper Joey Abarta have years of combined experience and accolades throughout the United States and Ireland, as well as a shared friendship with Gregg and Clare Burnett. Who better to help celebrate the […]

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First Friday Trad Musician 6-8pm

Traditional Irish Music Session with Don Meade Friday November 4th @ 6pm  

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Golf Tournament 9/20

Golf Tournament to honor Grand Marshal Gerry Reidy and benefit the Scholarship Fund. Tuesday September 20th  | shotgun start @ 1PM

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Ceili – Music in the Glen

Join in all the fun with good music, good dance and good people. It’s Great Fun!!

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Liz McNicholl’s Kids & Family Show

Sunday October 16th @ 1pm This FREE – FÉILE sponsored event features Liz McNicholl and  her, fun loving, family entertainment on Sunday, October 16th at 1:00 pm. Her popular musical audience participation program is geared toward children of all ages, it brings smiles and joy to all the young at heart! and her  that’s always […]

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Tommy Sands Concert

Tommy Sands performing at the GAC on Friday October 14th @ 8pm in the Carolan Room. “Enchanting,” “Irresistible,” and “Charming,” are but three words out of many that describe Ireland’s most acclaimed performer, Tommy Sands. County Down’s singer and songwriter, Sands has achieved something akin to legendary status in his own lifetime. A rare combination […]

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Greater Bridgeport St. Patrick’s Day Parade Events

Three Events to Introduce, Honor and Celebrate Gerry Reidy as Greater Bridgeport St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2023 Grand Marshal 15th Scholarship Golf Tournament September 14th to honor Grand Marshal Gerry Reidy at Mill River Country Club. Registration: 11:00 am | Lunch: 11:30 am to 12:30 Shotgun start: 12:45 pm | Cocktails/Dinner: After golf $250 pp […]

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LÁ GAEILGE – Day of Irish Language & Culture

Come join us on October 1 from 8:30 – 3:30pm  for an experience of multi-level language classes, lectures, workshops and activities, all designed to improve your Irish language skills, whether you have cuplá focal or are cainteoir líofa, all are welcome to this day of fun and inspiration. The program includes a Fulbright Scholar and […]

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Irish History Lecture

28TH IN A SERIES ON IRISH HISTORY LECTURES (Stair na hÉireann) Ná Croch na Cearca! (Don’t Hang the Hens!) An exploration into Early Irish Life and Law. Presented by Una McGillicuddy Brehon Law is the body of ancient native Irish law which was generally operational in Gaelic areas until the completion of the English conquest […]

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St. Patrick’s Advances to Semifinal

On Monday night , the St. Patrick’s GAA Club’s Senior Men’s Gaelic Football team narrowly defeated division powerhouse Westmeath Gaelic Football Club in a thrilling quarter final by a score of 1-13 to 2-9. With the Club’s staunchest supporters filling the stands at Gaelic Park, St. Patrick’s took a commanding 5 point lead after the […]

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Halfway to St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

September 18 from 4-7PM at the GAC Side Yard. Introducing Gerry Reidy as the 2023 Parade Grand Marshall

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Friday November 4th @ 8pm

Trivia night is the first Friday of the month and is sure to be great craic – so wear some orange for Halloween and join us for your chance to win some goodies.

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Donnelly Cup A Huge Success

With a generous grant from Feile, the Donnelly Cup made a triumphant return on Saturday June 18th at Notre Dame High School. Featuring eleven Under-7 Gaelic football teams and four U-7 hurling clubs from Boston to New York, the day-long tournament was hosted by our own St Patrick’s GAA Club whose members did everything from […]

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Fathers Day at the GAC

Just for dear old Dad we’ve got two fan favorite bands playing (Keltic Kick from 12-3pm & Alan Gogarty 3:30-6:30pm) and as always a great selection of food on the menu! So let’s honor those great guys in our lives with a fun filled afternoon at the GAC. Father child photo created by rawpixel.com – www.freepik.com

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Mother’s Day Celebration 05/08

CELEBRATE MOTHER’S DAY WITH THE ANDY COONEY BAND Sunday May 8 | 2 Seatings 12pm-1:30pm or 2pm-3:30pm Buffet style meal & a complimentary glass of Prosecco for Mom! $35/person, $15/children 12 & under Reservations Required Email tommyflaherty62@gmail.com In your email please specify what seating time and how many in your party – limit 8 to […]

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Memorial Day BBQ

MEMORIAL DAY BBQ MONDAY MAY 30TH FROM 12-3PM Good food & great entertainment with music by Mostly Green No reservation needed just come on down and enjoy a fun afternoon for the entire family! (Bring a guest – but please sign’em in)

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