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Boards Xmas Gig - in Aid of the Santa Strike Force

  • 15-11-2012 10:33am
    Registered Users Posts: 9,819 ✭✭✭grames_bond

    Ladies & Gentlemen, Boys & Girls, you are cordially invited to the 5th annual Stand-Up Comedy Night in aid of The Santa Strike Force.

    Hope you all can make it along to support the Santa Strike Force and have a Fantabulous Night at the same time!

    BOARDS.IE PRESENTS: Now Ye're Laughin: The best of Irish comedy!

    When: Saturday the 8th of December
    Where: The Belvedere Hotel, Great Denmark St, Dublin
    Who: The best stand up comedy acts this side of Montreal.

    Official Line up to be announced soon!

    DEFINITELY.....The best comedy line up in the world!!

    Why: to Raise Money for the Santa Strike Force
    How Much: Free!! -> but donations to the SSF welcome

    Going to be a brilliant night and for a very very good cause.

    The Raffle on the night is always a highlight and this year is no exception, prizes TBA:

    Every Penny donated and raised by the Raffle goes to the Santa Strike Force!

    There will also be special drinks promotions too, watch this space!


    Come see great comedy and help kids in need!


  • What time?

  • Registered Users Posts: 9,819 ✭✭✭grames_bond

    Doors will be 7 (or earlier if you want food)
    and we will start at 8! :)

  • Registered Users Posts: 3,188 ✭✭✭CardBordWindow

    Doors will be 7 (or earlier if you want food)
    and we will start at 8! :)
    There will be food!!? :D
    that should be on the ad. You'll get a right crowd then!

  • Registered Users Posts: 9,819 ✭✭✭grames_bond

    There's food if you want it - and are willing to pay for it!

    We have manged to get drinks promos - no food promos! :D

  • Registered Users Posts: 30,746 ✭✭✭✭Galvasean

    Here is the line up so far (we have two more to be confirmed, so keep an eye on the thread!):

    - MC Ruairi Campbell: A veteran of many festivals worldwide including Edinburg, New York & Kilkenny Cat Laughs.

    - Neil Hickey: A Bulmers Comedy Award winner and also the man responsible for those twisted Anne & Barry videos.

    - John Colleary: Star of The Savage Eye and The Panel.

    - Gerry McBride: Author of the awesome 'No Punchline' blog and winner of a TedFest award!

    - Robbie Bonham An internationally published cartoonist and winner of 98FM's Best Comedian award.

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  • Registered Users Posts: 30,746 ✭✭✭✭Galvasean

    Delighted to finally announce the 3 extra comedians that complete the bill:

    - Marcus Olaoire: Regular on The Republic of Telly and The Savage Eye.

    - Gordon Rochford: Founder of Comedy HaHa and star of the hilarious 'Spare Room.

    - Greg Marks: "If Ali McCoist, Ricky Gervaise, Brian Cowan all rode Mary Harney, the bastard child of that UNIQUE sex session".

  • Registered Users Posts: 9,819 ✭✭✭grames_bond

    Each year one of the highlights of the night is the raffle and this year is no exception, you could win one of these amazing prizes including:

    Transforming Postman Pat
    Elizabeth Arden "splendor" perfume
    Luxury "L'Occitane En Provence" bath & shower kit
    Hypnose Senses by Lancome Perfume kit
    Meal for 2 voucher for Seagrass restaraunt Portobello
    TGI Fridays meal voucher
    Butlers Chocolates Presentation Box
    Sweet Treats Brownie Bites Maker
    Food Hamper
    Tin of Roses
    Selection of Alcohol
    Scarf & Glove set
    17" Kermit the Frog plush toy
    Assorted Board Games
    "Fufris" Laughing Monkey
    Bert & Ernie Plush toys
    The Great Dino Race Book
    Plus More.... :)

    Raffle tickets €1 each (a line for €5) available on the night or contact either myself of Galvasean!


  • Registered Users Posts: 9,819 ✭✭✭grames_bond

    This year WWE have gone above and beyond with their help and they are providing us with A WWE Championship Title Belt to help with the night!

    Their generosity is greratly appreciated and will go a long way!!


  • Registered Users Posts: 30,746 ✭✭✭✭Galvasean


    There will be a free shot for all attendees at the door thanks to the good people at Piranha.

  • Registered Users Posts: 32,628 ✭✭✭✭Penn

    Also, don't forget to donate to the now-annual "After Hours Mod Gets Naked" in aid of Santa Strike Force. Details on how to donate in first post of linked thread.

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  • Registered Users Posts: 30,746 ✭✭✭✭Galvasean

    Just got the total counted.


    We are delighted! :D