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Sunday, June 8, 2014

Irish Social Club in W. Roxbury Holds Firefighters Fleadh on Sunday, June 8


The Irish Social Club of Boston is holding an all day Firefighters Fleadh on Sunday, June 8, 2014, to raise funds for the families of firefighters, including  firefighter Michael R. Kennedy of Ladder 15 and Lieutenant Edward J. Walsh of Engine 33, who lost their lives as Engine 33 battled a nine-alarm fire in Boston’s Back Bay neighborhood.  

The event runs from noon to midnight, and suggested donation is $20.00.  There are raffle drawings, dance lessons and continuous entertainment, food and beverage. 

A number of great local Irish bands, singers and dancers are performing, including appearances by Pauline Wells and Sean Gilmartin.  Here is the schedule:

Auld Locals Noon
Colm O'Brien 1:00
Irish Whispa 2:00
Boston's Erin's Og 3:00
Erin's Guild 4:00
Ireland 5:00
Devri 6:00
The Old Brigade 7:00
The Fenian Sons 8:00
Silver Spears 9:00



For more about the Irish community in greater Boston, visit IrishBoston.org.