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TONIGHT - A Night Not to be Missed

posted 16 Mar 2014, 13:12 by Edenderry GAA   [ updated 22 Mar 2014, 00:37 ]

This Saturday sees the Annual Night of the Reds taking place at Edenderry GAA Pavilion.  The night promises to be a night of great entertainment incorporating the Annual Awards Night and the Launch of the Easter Rising Part II.

The Master of Ceremonies for the night will be Offaly Legend and RTE Pundit Michael Duignan.  Michael will oversee the night and introduce and interview a host of Edenderry Legends and Special Guests.

The night will commence with a seated buffet at 8.00pm and this will be followed by presentation of the awards for the 2013 season.  

Music will be provided afterwards by PROJECT 37 and there will be a special raffle for Garret Brooks Tickets. 

Minor League Medals
The first presentation of the night will be to the members of the successful 2013 Offaly Minor League winning side. 

Player of Year
Both Men's and Ladies Awards for Minor, U21, Junior and Senior Football will presented along with the Hurler of the year.  The names of the players remains secret until the night itself and hopefully a few surprises are in store!

Cub Awards
The annual Hall of Fame, Supporter of the Year and Club Person of the Year will be made on the night and a couple of very special people will be acknowledged.  We are really looking forward to unveiling these guys as they fully deserve their awards and are a shinning example of the clubs greatest people. 

Honorary President Presentation
Following his appointment by the Executive Committee at the AGM last November as a Honorary President of the Club, Pat Nolan will be officially presented with his Club Jacket - his seal of office so to speak!. Pat joins Eddie Kenny as Honorary President and the club are delighted to acknowledge the exceptional service rendered to the club over his lifetime.  We will be delighted to mark this appointment with Pat and his family.

Shinty Twinning 
John McDonnell has been working hard over the last few weeks to Twin Edenderry GAA with the Glasgow and Mid Argyall Shnity Club.  GMA player Paul Creighton will be present to accept the twinning offer and luckily Michael Duignan will be on hand to chat to the lads about the process and what Edenderry GAA hopes to achieve through the twinning.

Special Presentations
A couple of special surprise presentations will also be made on the night recognizing some fantastic achievements made by club members throughout 2013.

Easter Rising Part II Launch
Following the success of the inaugural event last Easter where Derry Rover took the spoils and pride of winning the overall boxing Match.  In 2014 Edenderry will be seeking revenge and the boxers from both clubs will be unveiled on the night and interviews held with some boxers. 

Tickets are available from all Committee members - contact 2014 - Committee

Tickets will also be available on the door however best o secure a ticket beforehand as sales are brisk and we wouldn't want to disappoint people.