Gerry No. 5 Veteran Fireman's Association, Inc. Marblehead, MA

Announcements, News, and Events

Interested in Function Hall Rental? Contact the Manager at 781-631-5214. Applications are available HERE!

The JUNE newsletter has been posted. Please go to the Newsletter tab to view or print.

See our Classified Ads at the bottom of the page! Members may place ads for only $20.00 per month. Forms are available at the Club.


Upcoming Gatherings and Events!

Interested in attending a muster? Fun and games? Camraderie with other members? Benefits? Good food? You've come to the right place.


July 4th - Happy Independence Day - Club Closed!

Annual Horribles Parade - July 4th!

Don't miss the Marblehead tradition!
Queen of Rock float

Come one, come all - it's the Annual Horribles Parade - a 4th of July family tradition for more than 50 years!
Registration will be held on Sunday, July 3rd, at the Gerry 5 VFA from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. as well as Monday morning, July 4th, in the National Grand Bank parking lot from 8 a.m.- 10 a.m.
Rain Date is Sunday, July 10th
Categories will be Current Event, Original, and Historical. Each child in the parade will receive a half dollar and a bag of goodies.
Remember this is a children's parade. No dogs or cars please.
So get the kids ready, come register, or just show up to watch!
A special thanks to Joan Champlin, Kerry O'Shaughnessy and their crew for once again organizing this great event. This marks their 50th year!

July 23rd - 5th Annual Fishing Tournament
Get your entry forms now by clicking HERE!

Gerry 5 Fishing Tournament logo

Open to all - general public welcome
Anglers and surfcasters welcome

Fishing begins at 5:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 23rd.  Weigh-in at Tucker's Wharf (in front of the Harbormaster's office). Scales open at 2:00 p.m. and close at 3:00 p.m. SHARP!

One prize per winning angler.  Prizes awarded for:
- Longest Striped Bass (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
- Longest Bluefish (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
In case of a tie, winner will be determined by weight for Striped Bass and weight for Bluefish.

Entry is $35.00 per angler.  Each entry includes one T-shirt and entry to the after party at the Gerry 5 at 6:30 p.m.  Awards will be given out at the Gerry 5. Guests are welcome to the after party.
Entries received after July 1st may not receive T-shirts until after the event. 

Entry forms and checks payable to "Gerry 5 Fishing" may be dropped off at or mailed to: Gerry 5 VFA, 210 Beacon Street, Marblehead, MA 01945  Attn: 2016 Scholarship Fishing Tournament.

T-shirts may be ordered for $15 each.
T-shirt only order forms  (for extra shirts or those not fishing) are available HERE!
All proceeds go toward the Gerry 5 Scholarships Fund

Gerry 5 VFA Golf League Schedule

WK DATE 4:05PM 4:15 PM 4:25 PM 4:35PM 4:45PM 4:55PM 5:05PM 5:15PM 5:25PM
1 4/26/2016 8v14 5v11 7v9 3v13 6v10 4v12 1v2 ALT ALT
2 5/3/2016 8v9 7v10 2v14 6v11 4v13 5v12 1v3 ALT ALT
3 5/10/2016 11v13 3v8 2v9 4v7 5v6 12v14 1v10 ALT ALT
4 5/17/2016 10v13 2v8 3v7 4v6 5v14 11v12 1v9 ALT ALT
5 5/24/2016 9v13 3v6 2v7 11v14 4v5 10v12 1v8 ALT ALT
6 5/31/2016 10v11 4v14 8v13 2v6 3v5 9v12 1v7 ALT ALT
7 6/7/2016 2v13 7v8 4v11 6v9 10v5 3v12 1v14 ALT ALT
8 6/14/2016 11v3 4v10 7v14 6v8 5v9 2v12 1v13 ALT ALT
9 6/21/2016 8v11 9v10 3v14 6v13 2v4 7v12 1v5 ALT ALT
10 6/28/2016 4v8 2v10 3v9 5v7 6v14 12v13 1v11 ALT ALT
11 7/5/2016 8v10 2v3 9v14 7v11 5v13 6v12 1v4 ALT ALT
12 7/12/2016 10v14 9v11 7v13 3v4 2v5 8v12 1v6 ALT ALT
13 7/19/2016 5v8 2v11 3v10 4v9 13v14 6v7 1v12 ALT ALT
Rain Date 1 7/26/2016
Rain Date 2 8/2/2016

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Did you know? The G5 Golf League has a Facebook Page?



Gerry Gear

We are offering quality merchandise at reasonable prices. 
Plenty of screen print items in stock!
Screen printed t-shirts (long and short sleeve), Hoodies (full-zip or pullover), sweatshirts.
All embroidery items must be ordered in advance (polo shirts, hats, vests, jackets)
UPDATED Style, Price, and Size Guide is available on-line HERE
Don't forget! These make great gifts!
Samples are in the display case.  See the bartender, manager, or Secretary to purchase.
Either send your order via e-mail ( or, or leave your order with the manager/bartender at the Club. Make sure you put your name, type of item, size, and contact info on the envelope with the $5.00 deposit!

Canvas Tote Bags - Black w/red logo - $8.00 each (plenty in stock!)

G5 Christmas Ornament
Nice Gerry 5 Handtub Ornaments - $25.00

Thank you to our Business Sponsors!

Dennis Nelson

Kilgore Insurance

Ed Principe

D G Mace Construction

Andrea Dodge Realtor


Williams Construction and Project Management


Member looking to Purchase a Car
2012 or 2013 Lexus RX350
Call Joe @ 617-257-4906

For Sale 
Two 20 foot Steel “I Beams”
rough measurements 10” x 0.25” x 6”
located in Marblehead, $250 each.

Delivery not included and all sales are final.


2016 Muster Schedule
25th -Ballston Spa, NY
3rd - Bath, ME
6th - Salem Willows, MA
30th - Newbury, MA

20th - Winchendon, MA

Mustering 101 by Erik Smith

Gerry No. 5 - Muster videos

Firefighters Cooking for a Cure

Notice: It is the policy and objective of the Gerry 5 Veteran Fireman's Association (Gerry 5 VFA) to provide a pleasant, inviting, and safe social facility to all who enter. The Gerry 5 VFA welcomes, and will not tolerate discrimination against, applicants, members and guests on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or marital status

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