Gig Guide

Wednesday (St Stephen’s Day)

Wednesday (St Stephen’s Day)

Stoneyford FC 5K Run/Walk, Stoneyford Village, 12pm.

St Stephen’s Day Walk, Gathabawn, 12pm.

Kells FC Wellie Race, Kells Cross, 1:30pm.

The Kilkennys, The Salmon Pool, Thomastown, 5-7pm.

Trad & Ballad, Matt the Millers, 6pm.

Kilkenny Swing: Happy Feet, Left Bank, 8pm.

Traditional Folk & Ballad’s, The Dylan Whiskey Bar.

DJ OB1 Gangnamstyle, Biddy Early’s.

Acousticats & four floors of fun, Kyteler’s Inn, 8:30pm.

Movie Night, Billy Byrne’s, 8:30pm.

Bad Hair Day, The Field, 9pm.

Trivia Night, O’Faolain’s, 9pm.

DJ Eoin, Matt the Millers, 9:30pm.

Trad session, Sean Byrne’s, 9:30pm.

O’Faolain’s Late Club.



Beaujolais Wine Bar, Market Yard, 5pm.

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

Tomas Jackman, Kyteler’s Inn.

Trad Session, Bollard’s, 9pm.

Rock & Roll Club, The Kilford Arms, 9pm.

Hallowed Ground: A Trip Back in Time to the Newpark Inn, Cleere’s.

Live Music, Lanigan’s.

Big John’s Krazy Karaoke & Fun Night, Biddy Early’s.

Trad Night, Ryan’s.

Langton’s Nightclub, 10pm.

O’Faolain’s Late Club.

Late Bar, Langton’s

Damian Carroll & DJ Eddie, Matt the Millers, 10pm.


After Work Club, Bridie’s Bar, 5pm.

Beaujolais Wine Bar, Market Yard, 5pm.

Fajita Friday followed by live music, Billy Byrne’s, 6pm.

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

Trad session, Kyteler’s Inn, 6:30pm.

The Acousticats & Matchstick Men, Kyteler’s Inn.

Kilkenny College Fundraiser, Breathnach’s, 8pm.

Teen Disco, Kilkenny Rugby Club, 8:30pm.

Trad Music (musicians welcome), Bollard’s Bar, 9pm.

Super Cool Tossy O’Toole, Biddy Early’s.

Acoustic Sessiun, The Dylan Whiskey Bar.

Rock Music & DJ, The Field.

Music, Lanigan’s.

Christmas Charity Concert for Console, Kyteler’s Inn, 9pm.

Smash Hits, Set Theatre, 10pm, €10.

Blues Ark, Ryan’s, 10pm.

Recoil & DJ Eddie, Matt the Millers, 10pm.

Late Bar & disco with DJ Ronan, Morrisson’s Bar, 10pm ‘til late.

Late bar, Langton’s.


Youth Café, Desert Hall, 1:30pm-5:30pm.

Beaujolais Wine Bar, Market Yard, 5pm.

Roisin Dubh, Kyteler’s Inn.

Kilford Karaoke, PV’s Bar, O’Faolain’s.

DJ Colm, The Pumphouse, 9:30pm

Music, Clubhouse Hotel, 10pm.

DJ Eddie, Matt the Miller’s, 10pm.

Nightclub, Pegasus @ Kilford Arms, 10pm.

DJ, Marble City Bar.

DJ OB1, Biddy Early’s.

Party Night, Lanigan’s.

DJ, Left Bank.

Late Bar & Disco with DJ Paul K, Morrisson’s Bar, 10pm ‘til late.

Abbeycats, Kyteler’s Inn, 10pm.

Langton Club, 10:30pm.


Memorial Tractor Run, Ballyhale, 12pm.

Jazzy Sundays, Billy Byrne’s, 2pm.

Trad & Ballad, Matt the Millers, 6pm.

The O’Dwyer Brothers & Tomas Jackman, Kyteler’s Inn, 6pm.

Trad & Ballads, Breathnach’s.

Vinny Nolan Alive and Wicked, Biddy Early’s.

Clive Barnes & Thomas Donoghue Solo Sets, Billy Byrne’s, 9pm.

The Kilkennys, Lanigan’s.

The Mighty Ghosts of Erin & DJ Eddie, Matt the Millers, 9:30pm.

The Bar Flies, The Pumphouse, 9:30pm.

DJ Aaron Burchael, Biddy Early’s.

Late Bar & Disco with DJ Mattie, Morrisson’s Bar, 10pm ‘til late.

Johnny B & the Boogiemen & DJ, 10:30pm, The Field.

O’Faolain’s Late Club.

Monday (New Year’s Eve)

NYE Party with DJ OB1,Biddy Early’s, 8pm.

The Acousticats & four floors of fun, Kyteler’s Inn.

Memphis Cats: Elvis Presley Rock n Roll, Club House Hotel.

Blue Ghost, The Kilo 1977, Captain Moonlight & DJ Cool C, Set Theatre, 9pm, €12.

Party, Left Bank, 9pm, €5.

Festive Fun, Cleere’s Bar, 9:30pm.

The Briars & late bar, The Field, 9:30pm.

Wizzard of Sonic & DJ Paul, Matt the Miller’s.

New Years Eve Masquerade Party, Kilford Arms, 10pm.


Tuesday (New Year’s Day)

Wellie Race, Castlecomer.

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

The Hujas, Kyteler’s Inn, 7pm.

Mighty Ghosts of Erin & DJ Eoin, Matt the Miller’s, 9pm.

Ronan Collins Showband Show, Springhill Court Hotel.

Any day

Kilkenny On Ice, The Hub, CIllin Hill.

Paul Bokslag exhibition, Upstairs Gallery, Watergate Theatre, until Friday.

Out of the Marvellous, National Craft Gallery, until Jan 16.

GAA/ICA Wall Hanging, Cillin Hill.

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