The Gig Guide

Wednesday: New Year’s Day

Wednesday: New Year’s Day

7KM Run/Walk for Gahan House, St Mullin’s GAA Club, 12pm, €5/15.

Wellie Race, Castlecomer, 1pm.

Trad & Ballad, Wallop the Cat & DJ Brian Hennessy Matt the Miller’s, 6pm.

Traditional folk & Ballad with Michael Leech, Dylan Whiskey Bar, 6pm

Entertainment, Kyteler’s Inn.

Movie Night, Billy Byrne’s, 8:30pm.

Open Trad Session, Cleere’s, 9pm. 

Trivia Night, O’Faolain’s, 9pm.

Trad session, Sean Byrne’s, 9:30pm.

O’Faolain’s Late Club.


The Acousticats & DJs, Kyteler’s Inn.

Trad & Ballad, Pete Fagan & Davy Cashin, DJ Eddie Hughes, Matt the Miller’s, 6pm.

Kilkenny Suicide Awareness Gathering: Conor Cusack, St Mary’s Cathedral, 7:30pm.

Teen Ball, Springhill Court Hotel, 8pm, €10.

CuChulainn, Lanigan’s, 9pm.

2-4-1 Cocktail Night, Dylan Whiskey Bar.

Krazy Karaoke, Biddy Early’s.

O’Faolain’s Late Club.

Late Bar, Langton’s.

Music, Ryan’s Bar, 10pm.

Langton’s Nightclub, 10pm.


JPR Productions: Cinderella, Set Theatre, 3pm, €10.

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

The Acousticats & DJs, Kyteler’s Inn, 6pm.

Trad & Ballad, Band & DJ Eddie Hughes, Matt the Miller’s, 6pm.

Boom, Bust & Bailout, Billy Byrne’s.

Music session, The Dylan Whiskey Bar, 9pm.

Divil the Bit, Lanigan’s, 9pm.

DJ Tossy O’Toole, Biddy Early’s.

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

Music, Ryan’s, 10pm.

Friday Session, Hole in the Wall, 10pm.

Late Bar, Morrisson’s Bar, 10pm ‘til late.

Late bar, Langton’s.



Abbey Folk & DJs, Kyteler’s Inn, 6pm.

Live Music, Lanigan’s, 7pm.

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

Theme Time Retro Radio, Dylan Whiskey Bar.

DJ Keith Ozburn, Lanigan’s, 9pm.

DJ Eddie Hughes, Matt the Millers, 9pm.

DJ Colm, The Pumphouse, 9pm.

DJ, Marble City Bar.

DJ OB1, Biddy Early’s.

DJ, Left Bank.

Late Bar, Morrisson’s Bar, 10pm ‘til late.

Live Music, Clubhouse Hotel, 10pm.

Nightclub, Pegasus @ Kilford Arms, 10pm.

Late bar, Langton’s.




JPR Productions Panto: Cinderella, Set Theatre, 3pm, €10.

Panto: Tarzan, Watergate Theatre, 3pm, €16/12.

Tomas Jackman & DJs, Kyteler’s Inn, 6pm.

Trad & Ballad & Wallop the Cat, Matt the Millers, 6pm.

St Vincent de Paul: Panto Tarzan, Watergate Theatre, 8pm, €16/12.

DJ Aaron Burchael, Biddy Early’s.

3 For The Road, Lanigan’s, 9pm.

Late Bar, Morrisson’s Bar, 10pm ‘til late.

Smash Hits, Langton’s Night Club, 10:30pm, €10.

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

O’Faolain’s Late Club.




Trad & Ballad, After Dark & DJ Eddie Hughes, Matt the Millers, 6pm.

Roisin Dubh, Kyteler’s Inn, 6:30pm.

Panto: Tarzan, Watergate Theatre, 8pm, €16/12.

Set Dancing, Parish Hall, Urlingford, 8pm. 

Trad & Ballad, Kyteler’s Inn, 8:30pm.

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

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




Taco Tuesday, Billy Byrne’s, 6pm.

Panto: Tarzan, Watergate Theatre, 8pm, €16/12.

The Acousticats & DJs, Kyteler’s Inn.

DJ, Matt the Millers, 9pm.

Folk & Ballads, Dylan Whiskey Bar, 9pm.



John Murray exhibition, Upstairs Gallery, Watergate Theatre, to Sunday.

Kilkenny on Ice, MacDonagh Junction, to Jan 12. 

Vernacular: Contemporary Craft & Design from Ireland, Castle Yard, to Jan 15.

GAA/ICA Wall Hanging, Cillin Hill.

Kilkenny Omniplex has a wide variety of films to suit all ages and interests on show at a number of times each day.  See our entertainment ads page for full details.