Raleigh GAA Hurling Tournament – Gov. Thomas Burke Cup

Raleigh Cú Chulainn will be hosting their annual hurling tournament on Saturday August 25th at the Raleigh Rugby Club on Poole Road. 

The teams will be competing for the Gov. Thomas Burke Cup. Gov. Thomas Burke is the namesake of the Wake AOH. He was born in County Galway and was the third Governor of the State of North Carolina. 

The Tournament will begin at 10:00 AM.

Irish Fest in the Forest

A day of Irish Music and Dance in downtown Wake Forest.

Come to this family-friendly event to enjoy Celtic bands, Irish dancers, Gaelic sports demos, a seisún tent, a kids area, Celtic canines, vendors, food trucks, and more!

More details available at http://www.irishfestintheforest.com.

Cornhole Tournament

Let’s have some fun, play some cornhole, and raise some money for Charity. Stay tuned for more details.

New Bern House Turkey Drop-Off

Get your turkeys and hams down to the New Bern House. 

Every year we donate turkeys, hams and more to the Helping Hands Mission for thanksgiving to help make thanksgiving for those in our community that are in need. 

We will meet at the New Bern House (501 New Bern Ave.) at 11:00AM to drop off the donations. 

After we drop the donations off we will head over to a local restaurant for lunch.

Raleigh St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival

Join us on March 16th in Downtown Raleigh for the for the Raleigh St. Patrick’s Day parade. Join us afterwards at our tent in the Irish Villiage and enjoy the entertainment from the Irish Bands and Dancers.

Memorial Garden Work Day

St. Cahterine’s has reached out to us for some help with a work project for their Memorial Garden on August 18th from 7AM – 10AM. 

Please consider coming out and helping in the memory of our Brother John Ryan.

Governor Burke Gravesite Cleanup

Each year we visit and do maintenance to the grave site of Governor Thomas Burke, whom our division is named after. This year we will be cleaning up the grave site on April 14th.

You will be getting your hands and especially your feet dirty, so make sure to bring some gloves and some old work boots as we will be walking through a cow pasture.

We will also grab a bite to eat while we are out there.

Directions

Set your GPS to Latta’s Egg Ranch and then keep driving down Governor Burke Rd, turning left at the farm buildings.

1016 Governor Burke Rd
Hillsborough, NC 27278
Latitude: 36.1028, Longitude: -79.0883

Fourth Annual Governor Thomas Burke AOH Division Golf Outing

To pay for a spot on an existing team or purchase a sponsorship package proceed directly to step two below.

If you have any issues or questions please email wakeaoh@gmail.com.


WHAT: Captain’s Choice Tournament

  • Four players to a team
  • 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place awards
  • Putting Competition
  • Long Drive Competition
  • Straight drive competition
  • Two closest to pin hole competitions
  • Silent auction
  • Mulligan purchase available
  • Free beer on the course throughout the day
  • Hole In One Challenge with the chance to win a 2018 Ford Fiesta
  • Catered lunch by Patrick Jane’s immediately afterwards at the clubhouse

Hole in One Challenge Details:

  • Ford FiestaEach player offered a shot at the FIESTA for $10. 
  • The Player who hits the “4th Best Shot” in each group wins a Sleeve of Golf Balls. 
  • If every player in a Group enters the Challenge, the team gets a short Putt for Birdie.
  • Any Hole-in-One wins a NEW FORD FIESTA for the player and $5,000 for the Wake AOH.

 

WHEN:  Monday May 7th, 2018

Registration starts at 9am with tee off at 10am

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WHERE: Bentwinds Country Club

6536 Dornoch Pl, Fuquay Varina, NC 27526
www.bentwinds.org
919-552-5656

COST:

Player ($100):  includes one entry into the golf tournament, goodie bag, beer on the course, and a catered luncheon.

Gold Sponsorship ($500): includes tee box signage, goodie bag, full-page program ad, the opportunity to speak about business for two minutes at catered luncheon, free spot in tournament foursome, and 10 door-prize raffle tickets.

Silver Sponsorship ($250): includes tee box signage, goodie bag, 1/2–page program ad, the opportunity to speak about business for two minutes at catered luncheon, and 5 door-prize raffle tickets.

Bronze Sponsorship ($100): includes tee box signage, goodie bag, and 2 door-prize raffle tickets.

How to Register and Pay:

1) Register a team in step one below.

  • Submit it prior to paying. 
  • Send additional players to wakeaoh@gmail.com when they are known. 

2) Pay using the cart in step two – include your Team Captain’s name. 


 

Step One – Register a team, submitting it before paying in step two.

AOH Golf Outing Sign Up 2018

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

 

Step Two – Pay for players, purchase a sponsorship package, or donate to the AOH.

1) When paying for players be sure to include the team captain name if known.
2) Gold sponsors packages include one free player.


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2018 St. Patrick’s Day Dinner Dance

The Wake County Ancient Order of Hibernians hosts an annual St. Patrick’s Day Dinner Dance open to all those interested in celebrating the holiday.

Join us for a fun evening of food, drinks, dancing, and raffles!

 

 

 

 

 

Event Details:
Saturday, March 10th, 2018
Doors open at 6:30 PM with dinner starting at 7:30 PM
St. Michael the Archangel Parish Center
804 High House Road Cary, NC
Dancers from Tríonóide Academy of Irish Dance will perform prior to dinner and a DJ will provide the dance music after the meal.
 
During the evening the winning ticket for the Hibernian Charity of Wake County Vacation for Four to Ireland raffle will be drawn. The winner receives airfare, 7 days and 6 nights at a Bed and Breakfast, and a rental car. There are no blackout dates – just use it within a year of winning or choose $5,000.00 instead. Tickets are $100 each with only 150 sold. Raffle proceeds go to charities, churches, schools & scholarships that the AOH (wakeaoh.com) supports locally in Wake County as well as in Ireland.

Dinner tickets are $35 per person and includes a buffet dinner of corn beef and cabbage, shepard’s pie, salad, soda bread, tea, coffee, dessert as well as beer and wine.

If you are interested in purchasing dinner tickets by check, contact us using this form to arrange payment: www.wakeaoh.com/contact-us/

If you are interested in purchasing dinner tickets using PayPal you can use the button below:

2018 Dinner Dance Ticket ($35+$1 fee/person)

 

Rhythm of the Dance Tickets

Rhythm of the Dance
The National Dance Company of Ireland
Friday, February 23, 2018 @7:30 PM
Louisburg College
501 N Main St, Louisburg, NC 27549

This richly costumed show marries ancient, traditional Irish entertainment with exhilarating contemporary stage technology. Rhythm of the Dance is a breathtaking and spectacular musical production that is a true celebration of Ireland presented through song, dance, and storytelling.

http://www.rhythmofthedance.com
https://www.jpacarts.com/irishdance.html

The AOH has secured block seating for this event and by ordering your tickets through the AOH you will get a $5 discount off the normal general admission price. AOH members will also get an additional $1 off tickets. Not a member yet? Apply for Membership

We have also arranged bus transportation to and from the show for only $15. The bus will leave from Pat Murnane’s Irish Pub in Wake Forest at approximately 6pm.
2101 S Main Street Suite 112 Wake Forest, NC 27587
Seating is limited so reserve your seat on the bus now!

 

 TICKET SALES ENDED February 23rd.