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Céad míle fáilte!
Join us as we
celebrate our

Irish and Gaelic
heritage in

Tampa Bay.

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SIGH MISSION STATEMENT
The purpose of Suncoast Irish & Gaelic Heritage
is to meet as friends to share and celebrate the rich cultural heritage
of Ireland and the Gaels, and to welcome all who share this goal.
 
We intend to share the enjoyment of Irish/Gaelic Language, Food,
Drink, Music, Dance, Folklore, Crafts, Arts and Literature, as well as
the glorious history, and the spectacular scenery of this land.
 
This club will represent Ireland for the Saint Petersburg International Folk Fair Society
(SPIFFS)  and will dedicate a display of our Irish Village representing the Irish and Gaelic
culture in the Saint Petersburg International Folk Fair and in other similar
cultural events in and around the greater Tampa Bay area.
  Suncoast Irish & Gaelic Heritage 2020-2022 ©      www.suncoastirish.com        sigh.clubinfo@gmail.com           SIGH on FACEBOOK  

One Hundred Thousand Welcomes!

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You are invited to BECOME A MEMBER or RENEW

your membership as we celebrate 2023 for another exciting year to showcase our Irish & Gaelic Heritage.

(Visit our Membership INFO page)

contact us at sigh.clubinfo@gmail.com

Welcome to our newest  partner to SIGH...
The Blarney Scone!
Thank you to  owner Lisa Bekiaris for becoming a
member and supporting SIGH.

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Look for The Blarney Scone at the Irish Village
October 21, 20223   10 am to 6 pm
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Aha! You found us!

Thank you for stopping in...

sit a spell and have a cup o' tea - or a PINT- with us at one of our SIGH gatherings!

We are pleased to bring to you, the only Irish cultural & education focused group in Tampa Bay.

We present to you an opportunity to connect

with others that have an interest,fondness or love

of all  things Irish & Gaelic!

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All are welcome to celebrate the holidays and the success of the Irish Village at the SPIFFS International Folk Fair.

We shall gather at Mickey Quinn's Irish Pub - Sunday Dec 3rd at 2:00 pm.

There will be LIVE IRISH MUSIC on stage by the cool local group -
Paddy O'Furniture

and an awesome menu to order from.

There will be a "special something" for our dues-paid members and Irish VIllage volunteers that give us their RSVP by November 30th

Suncoast Irish & Gaelic Heritage is taking renewals for 2024 as well as new memberships.

You can become a member by visiting our website at www.suncoastirish.com and go to the membership page.

Slainte' to all & we look forward to sharing some grand holiday spirit
with you!


email: sigh.clubinfo@gmail.com
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  SPIFFS is a multi-cultural

non-profit organization dedicated to promoting cultural diversity

in the Tampa Bay area since 1975

www.spiffs.org

Suncoast Irish & Gaelic Heritage is honored

to be showcase our wonderful Irish culture

& customs at the 2023 Folk Fair!

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 Cead Mile Failte to our VALUED SPONSORS
and SUPPORTERS! 

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VALUED SIGH SPONSOR

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VALUED SIGH SPONSOR

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VALUED SIGH SPONSOR

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VALUED SIGH SPONSOR

 Downing Funeral Home & Cremation Services 
1214 Wendy Ct,   Spring Hill,   FL   34607
(352) 684-5334
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VALUED SIGH SPONSOR

Dunedin Chapter
Brandon Chapter
Sarasota Chapter
New World Celts
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VALUED SIGH SPONSOR

Kilts, Sporrans, Flashes & other fine Celtic items.
Visit us at the SPIFFS Irish Village
October 21st, 2023
www.vintagecelt.com

VALUED SIGH SPONSOR

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The best place in Tampa Bay to find out

where all the music and happenings are!

Tampa Bay Celtic Music Fans

on Facebook

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Dedicated to the memory of
Jennifer Packer

View the Tribute Page
HERE

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TAMPA BAY GAELIC ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION

Tampa Bay Irish Sports: Hurling, Camogie

& Gaelic Football

LEARN HOW TO PLAY!

Contact us today!

In addition to gathering socially, our goal is to create a fellowship of people that are interested in sharing their talents & knowledge at major festivals such as  the St. Petersburg International Folk Fair!

We are proud to say the we will be the Irish group represented at SPIFFS!!!    

The FOLK FAIR is where we will fill in this missing part of the Celtic community with this amazing and diverse organization.

Thousands of school children and families from the Tampa Bay/Suncoast counties have come to SPIFFS Folk Fair.

SPIFFS is celebrating 47 great years!

WE WELCOME YOU TO JOIN IN THE CRAIC' as we share

our heritage and Irish ways with the school children and chaperons at our SPIFFS "IRISH VILLAGE".

Re-enactors, food, musicians, demonstrations, Gaelic Language lessons, weapons demonstrations....

and so much more!!!

We would like say THANK YOU to ALL of our wonderful members and volunteers and to the Brandon and Dunedin Chapters of the New World Celts for their volunteers & their support.

 

You can see the highlights of the many get-togethers

of Suncoast Irish & Gaelic Heritage on our

"SCRAPBOOK" page.

Suncoast Irish & Gaelic Heritage (SIGH) stays connected through social media and communicating via emails.

We ask that you support our group through your membership, sponsorship & donations.

SIGH is a 501c3 organization.

 Connect with us on facebook: Suncoast Irish & Gaelic Heritage 

Our Facebook page welcomes educational, enlightenment, interesting facts and general information to be submitted as it pertains to the Irish/Gaelic Culture and your experiences.

We would love to hear about your Irish/Gaelic heritage, your travels to any of the Celtic lands, maybe you could even share a tune or two??

Just send an email to:  sigh.clubinfo@gmail.com

We will be holding our meet-ups to help support our

MEMBER MUSICIANS of SIGH.

(Suncoast Irish & Gaelic Heritage)

Please support SIGH- we are a 501 c(3) organization-

and become a member or sponsor today.

Slainte' and best of health to all! 

Your SIGH Officers

PLEASE WELCOME your Suncoast Irish & Gaelic Heritage

2023/2024 officers.

 Skip DeMontozon – Vice President 

 Billy Fisher – Treasurer 

 Cheri Adams – Secretary

Goody Haines – President

 Sgt-at-Arms - Gary Fuller

THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR

IRISH VILLAGE at SPIFFS VOLUNTEERS!

It takes a village to create a village. We reached out to our community to assist us in keeping the heritage alive and shared at the SPIFFS Folk Fair and y'all were awesome!!

WE WILL ROCK IT AGAIN IN 2023!!

We thank you!

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SUNCOAST IRISH & GAELIC HERITAGE, Inc. MISSION STATEMENT

 

The purpose of Suncoast Irish & Gaelic Heritage
is to meet as friends to share and celebrate the rich cultural heritage
of Ireland and the Gaels, and to welcome all who share this goal.

We emphasize the education, and share the enjoyment, of Irish/Gaelic Language,

Food, Drink, Music, Dance, Folklore, Crafts, Arts and Literature, as well as
the glorious history, and the spectacular scenery of Ireland and Gaelic nations,

including Wales, Scotland, Isle of Man & Canada/Breton.

This organization represents the IRISH culture at the

Saint Petersburg International Folk Fair Society (SPIFFS) as a member ethnicity/group.

S.I.G.H. dedicates displays of our Irish Village representing the Irish and Gaelic
culture at the annual Saint Petersburg International Folk Fair, and in other similar
cultural events in and around the greater Tampa Bay area.

 

We are a State of Florida registered 501 (c)(3) not-for-profit organization.

Donations are tax deductible.

Suncoast Irish & Gaelic Heritage, Inc. 2020 - 2023 ©   www.suncoastirish.com   sigh.clubinfo@gmail.com

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