Breaffy GAA are holding a night at the OsKaRs on the 11th of May in Breaffy House. We have a number of fundraising events coming up before that, which you can see below. If you want any info on any of the events contact our Facebook page, a member of the executive board or MJ Reddington. The same applies if you are looking for info about the night itself.
A series of fundraising events will take place in the coming weeks as the build-up continues to the eagerly awaited Breaffy Oskars.
The Oskars will take place on Friday night, May 11 and will see over 70 locals star in scenes from very well-known films.
A total of seven films are being shot including The Shawshank Redemption, The Field, The Snapper and The Full Monty.
Local actors are currently rehearsing for their films which will be recorded in the next two weeks and the gala red carpet premiere will be The Oskars, in Breaffy Resort Arena, on May 11.
The Oskars is a fundraiser for Breaffy GAA Club and all their teams from Under 6s to senior, boys and girls, men’s and ladies clubs. Tickets are on sale now and can be got from anyone taking part, as well as from any member of the Breaffy GAA Executive.
As part of the build-up, there will be a host of events before May 11.
On Friday, April 20 a table quiz will take place in the Punch Bowl, Ballyheane, starting at 8.30pm.
On the same night there will be a 25 card drive in Breaffy GAA Clubhouse, starting at 9pm.
On Saturday, April 21 there will be a curry night in the Breaffy GAA Clubhouse immediately after the Breaffy v Claremorris Division 1 league game.
On Sunday, April 22 there will be a car boot sale at Ballyheane pitch, commencing at 8.30am.
On Thursday, April 26 there will be a table quiz in Hogs Heaven, Castlebar, getting underway at 8.30pm.
On Friday, April 27 Breaffy GAA Clubhouse will play host to a ‘gintastic night’ and a Mr and Mrs competition. The night gets underway at 9pm.
On Saturday, April 28 there will be a car wash at Breaffy GAA Clubhouse, with the time to be confirmed.
That evening there will be a barbecue at the clubhouse, starting at 8pm.
On Sunday, April 29 there will be a kids disco at Breaffy GAA Clubhouse from 2-4pm.
Monday, April 30 will see a twin peaks challenge taking place. Information will follow on the Breaffy GAA Facebook page.
On Friday, May 4 there will be bag packing at Tesco, Castlebar from 10am to 5.30pm. That evening there will be a golf scramble at Castlebar Golf Club, getting underway at 6pm.
And that night will see the Shamrock Bar in Breaffy hosting a race night, getting underway at 8pm.
There will also be a teenage disco in the Breaffy GAA Clubhouse on May 4, with the times to be confirmed.
A barn dance will take place in the clubhouse on Saturday, May 5, getting underway at 8pm.
On Sunday, May 6, there will be a karaoke night in Hogs Heaven, Castlebar, commencing at 9pm.
And on Sunday morning, May 13 there will be breakfast morning to preview the Mayo v Galway Connacht championship clash. The breakfast takes place in Breaffy House Hotel and starts at 10.30am.
Keep an eye on Breaffy GAA’s Facebook page for more updates.