Shillelagh Club 2015 Irish Sports Expo; Sunday, June 14; 12pm to 7pm; 648 Prospect Avenue, West Orange
WEST ORANGE, NJ - This weekend, the Essex County Friendly Sons of the Shillelagh will be hosting their annual 2015 Irish Sports Expo. All are welcome at the Irish sport and cultural event which will include hurling and rugby matches as well as traditional Celtic entertainment. Game admission also includes soft drinks, beer and food. The gathering takes place Sunday, June 14, from 12pm to 7pm at the Kelly Athletic Complex, directly behind the Club which is located at 648 Prospect Avenue, West Orange.
2015 Sports Expo
The day will host two hurling matches and one rugby match
Admission includes the games as well as soft drinks, beer and food, and Celtic music and dancing, raffles, children's bouncy rides
$40 ~ Family
$20 ~ Adults
$5 ~ Ages 12 to 20
Free ~ kids under 12
Essex County Friendly Sons of the Shillelagh
648 Prospect Avenue, West Orange
Founded in 1967, the Friendly Sons of the Shillelagh is known as one of the premier Irish-American organizations in the state. The social and charitable organization has a large clubhouse in West Orange with a bar open to the public which is known for its hospitality, welcoming atmosphere and its diversity of entertainment offerings. The Shillelagh Club is host to many Irish groups in the area including the Ancient Order of Hibernians; the Women of Irish Heritage and The Essex County Police and Fire Emerald Society. Additionally, the Friendly Sons support various charitable organizations including the St. Baldrick’s Foundation, Avon Walk for Life, and Wounded Warriors.