Category: Irish Culture

Feb 03 2018

Win a trip to Ireland

I have always wanted to visit Ireland? I’ve heard that Ireland is beautiful? I’ve heard the people are amazing? Why is Ireland so green? Have you ever asked this questions? Then way not enter our Trip to Ireland and get the answers you are looking for in person.

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Jan 23 2018

As the 2018 Season begins

Our 2018 season began like the previous three seasons before it, on the 2nd Sunday in January. Some familiar faces donned wool hats and gloves as the temperatures were a chilly 37F. The ground was hard, the minds were ready and the legs were starting to feel the extra couple of pounds picked up over …

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Jul 25 2017

DCCC is welcoming another Fulbright Scholar from Ireland

DCCC is welcoming another Fulbright Scholar (Jamie McGarrigle) from Ireland in early August. Irish language classes begin the week of August 21st. You can enroll online by clicking on any of the following:  Irish Language for Beginners Irish Language – Advanced Beginner

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Jun 14 2017

Timmy Cronin Senior Memorial Cup 2017

TOURNAMENT SUMMARY Date: Saturday July 15th Host: Winston-Salem Wolfhounds GAA Name: Timmy Cronin Senior Memorial Cup (TCSM Cup) Name Details: This is the club’s annual home tournament that was named after the club founder’s grandfather Timmy Cronin, who passed away in 2012. City, State: Winston-Salem, NC (Home) Field: Poteat Field, Winston-Salem, NC 27109 – Google Maps …

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May 17 2017

Wolfhounds at the 17th Annual Bethabara Highland Games!

On Saturday, May 13th, the Winston-Salem Wolfhounds’ participated in the 17th Annual Bethabara Highland Games at Historic Bethabara Park in Winston-Salem, NC. The Wolfhounds put on a Hurling and Gaelic Football demonstration as a part of the athletic games, alongside Highland Games events like the hammer throw and caber toss. The day was a celebration …

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Apr 03 2017

Hop Swap – 5K/Half Marathon

Foothills Brewing and Junction 311 Endurance Sports have partnered to bring you a fun and energetic way to kick off NC Beer Month, the HopSwap Half Marathon & 5k. Some members of the Wolfhounds GAA participated both as Runners, Volunteers and Vendors on the day. We want to congratulate Foothills Brewing for a wonderfully organised …

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Mar 31 2017

International night at DCCC

International night at DCCC where all culture will be celebrated. Date: March 30th Time: 5.30-7.30pm Venue: Davidson County Community College, Thomasville, NC – at the GYM John & myself where there tonight to represent the club and inform the people of Thomasville and beyond of the great Irish Sports and Culture club that is in …

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Mar 19 2017

St. Patrick’s Day 2017

March 17th, 2017 marked the 2nd annual Wolfhounds St. Patrick’s Day celebration (and annually GAA season kick-off party) at Foothills Brewing Tasting Room. We would like to thank all the wonderful and accommodating staff at the Tasting Room for hosting once again, give a shout out to Góilín for providing traditional Irish music, and a heart …

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Mar 08 2017

Gaelic Games & Irish Culture – Upcoming talk

Jason Finnerty teaches Irish language and culture at Davidson County Community College through the Fulbright Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) program. He will share his knowledge of Irish sports and culture along with his experiences living in the USA. Come learn about hurling, Gaelic football, fairies and the wonders of being an Irishman in a small …

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Mar 08 2017

St. Patrick’s Day 2017

Come celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Foothills Brewing with the Winston-Salem Wolfhounds, your local Gaelic Football club. There will be a traditional Irish band called Gòilín, some individual Irish musicians (including a guitarist and a bodhrán player), some Irish dancing (who knows ;D), a sample of Irish food, some Irish spot prizes and most importantly some …

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