Gig Guide

Wednesday

Wednesday

Book Club, Library, Thomastown, 2:15pm.

Trad & Ballad, 6pm, Wallop the Cat, 9pm, Matt the Miller’s.

Irish Music, Langton’s.

Adrian “The Jackpot” Lewis: Darts Exhibition, Langton’s, 8pm, €20/10.

Ceoltoiri Kilkenny, Kilkenny Castle, 8pm, €10/8/5.

Entertainment, Kyteler’s Inn.

Movie Night, Billy Byrne’s, 8:30pm.

Open Trad Session, Cleere’s, 9pm.

Thursday

Pop-up Museum, The Parade, 10am-4pm.

Trad & Ballads, Kyteler’s Inn.

Live Trad, 6pm, Pete Fagan, DJ Eddie Hughes, 10pm, Matt the Miller’s.

Irish Music, Langton’s.

Irish Music, The Marble City Bar.

Late Bar, Langton’s.

Langton’s Nightclub, 10pm.

Friday

Kilkenny Arts Festival, various venues, www.kilkennyarts.ie

What’s the Craic? Food & Irish fare, Bridie’s Bar, 6pm.

Trad & Ballad, 6pm, band & DJ Brian Hennessy, 10pm, Matt the Miller’s.

Irish Music, Langton’s.

Chapterhouse Theatre Company: Midsummer Night’s Dream, Ballykeeffe Amphitheatre, 8pm, €15/10/45.

Live Music, Paddock’s Bar, Springhill Court Hotel.

Trad Session, Bollard’s, 10pm.

Female Fridays, Rafter Dempsey’s, 10:30pm.

Saturday

Kilkenny Arts Festival, various venues, www.kilkennyarts.ie

Homecare Team Coffee Morning & Cake Sale, Presbyterian Church, 10:30am.

Afternoon Tea, The Rectory, Piltown, 2:30pm.

Miriam Lambert Puppeteer: Goldilocks & The Three Bears, Woodstock Gardens, 2:30 & 4pm, €5 (adults free).

Abbey Folk & DJs, Kyteler’s Inn, 6pm.

Live Music, Paddock’s Bar, Springhill Court Hotel.

Jake Brennan Memorial/Benefit Night, The Brog Maker, 8pm.

DJ Eddie Hughes, Matt the Miller’s, 9pm.

DJ, Marble City Bar.

Langton’s Nightclub, 10pm.

Sunday

Kilkenny Arts Festival, various venues, www.kilkennyarts.ie

Semi Final Sunday BBQ, Malzard’s, Stoneyford, 5pm.

Irish Music, Langton’s.

Pat Daly, Carroll’s, Knocktopher.

O’Faolain’s Late Club.

Langton’s Nightclub, 10pm.

Monday

Kilkenny Arts Festival, various venues, www.kilkennyarts.ie

Matt’s Mad Trad Session, Matt the Miller’s, 6pm.

Roisin Dubh, Kyteler’s Inn, 6:30pm.

Irish Music, Langton’s.

Irish Music, The Marble City Bar.

Kilkenny’s longest running trad session, Cleere’s Bar, 9:30pm.

After Dark & DJ Eddie Hughes, Matt the Miller’s, 10pm.

Tuesday

Kilkenny Arts Festival, various venues, www.kilkennyarts.ie

Taco Tuesday, Billy Byrne’s, 6pm.

Irish Music, Langton’s.

Irish Music, The Marble City Bar.

The Acousticats & DJs, Kyteler’s Inn.

Wallop The Cat, 6:30pm, The Kilkenny’s, 9pm, Matt the Miller’s.

Langton’s Nightclub, 10pm.

Any day

Kilkenny Photographic Society Exhibition, High Street Mall, from Friday to Aug 17.

Mary Gaine, Frances Walsh & Sheila Foley Exhibitions, Friary Hall, from Friday to Aug 17.

Phyl Cleere & Mary H Hickey Exhibitions, Cleere’s, from Friday to Aug 17.

Marie Cleere Exhibition, Kyteler’s Inn, from Friday to Aug 17.

Daithi Holohan Exhibition, Henderson’s, from Friday to Aug 17.

Various Exhibitions, Club House Hotel, from Friday to Aug 17.

Various Exhibitions, Mother of Fair Love School, James Street, from Friday to Aug 17.

Outside of Time Exhibition, Blackstack Studio, Parliament Street, from Friday to Aug 17.

Marley Irish Exhibition, Hibernian Hotel, from Friday to Aug 17.

Various Exhibitions, Butler House, from Friday to Aug 17.

Sheelagh Cross Exhibition, The Tholsel, from Friday to Aug 17.

Ellen Duggan & Marie Langton Exhibitions, Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel, from Friday to Aug 17.

Mary O’Donnell Exhibition, The Hole in the Wall, from Friday to Aug 17.

Offline: Identity, Desart Hall, from Saturday to Tuesday.

Cruthu Arts Festival, Kilkenny Presbyterian Church, from Monday to Aug 17.

Shona Hehir Art Exhibition, Kilkenny City Library, to Aug 31.

Dawn Hennessy Paintings, Library, Graiguenamanagh, to Aug 31.

Craft in Hand, Glass Attic Gallery, Jerpoint Glass Studio, Stoneyford, from Thursday to Sept 30.

Resonance Exhibition, National Craft Gallery, Castle Yard.

Decius Mus Tapestries, Kilkenny Castle.

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