July 14, 2024

Family and friends of the late Martin Griffin are invited to come back collectively this November to honour the reminiscence of a real Donegal GAA legend.

The Martin Griffin Memorial Dinner Dance takes place on Friday third November at Jackson’s Lodge Ballybofey.

Will probably be an evening of nostalgia remembering Martin (Large Griff), who was a powerhouse participant for Donegal and Sean Mac Cumhaills from the 70s via to the 90s.

The dinner dance marks the second anniversary of Martin’s sudden dying on the age of 67. To rejoice his legacy, his household has organised an evening of fine occasions that he would have little question liked to attend himself.

Visitors will likely be handled to a drinks reception, dinner and a night of dancing to The Beafsteak Dances. The gifted Pat McClean will carry out his tune ‘Large Man from Dumboe’ and launch a CD of the monitor that celebrates one in all Donegal’s greatest gamers. You possibly can take heed to the splendidly crafted tune right here.

Funds raised from the occasion will go to the Martin Griffin Fund launched by Martin’s daughters, Anne Marie and Donna, to help younger individuals within the Twin Cities via sports activities or training help. There will likely be a raffle with some implausible prizes and donations will likely be gratefully accepted on the night time.

Restricted tickets can be found for the dinner dance, so be sure that to get yours early. Tickets are €50 and accessible from Jackson’s Lodge or by messaging the Martin Griffin Fund Fb web page (click on right here).



Memorial dinner dance to rejoice the ‘Large Man from Drumboe’ Martin Griffin was final modified: September twenty eighth, 2023 by Employees Author