The Gig Guide



Comhaltas Kilkenny, Kilkenny Castle, 7:30pm

Trivia Night, O’Faolain’s, 9pm.

Trad session, Sean Byrne’s, 9:30pm.

Mighty Ghosts of Erin, Matt the Millers, 9:30pm.

S.I.N. Night with Lancelot Link & late bar, The Field.

Card Night (25s), Shirleys, Kells.

O’Faolain’s Late Club.


Mary Coughlan, the Hole in the Wall,

Trad Session, Bollard’s, 9pm.

Swing Club, Langton’s 67 Bar.

Music, Ryan’s.

Fiesta, Paris Texas.

Swing Club, Langton’s 67 Bar.

Trad with Shananagans, The Field, 9:30pm.

Langton Club, 10pm.

Pete Fagan, & DJ Eddie Hughes, Matt the Millers, 10:30pm, late bar.

O’Faolain’s Late Club.

Pegasus Nightclub, Kilford Arms, 7pm, €8.

Strange Brew in An Poc Fada at 9pm


Journeyman Theatre Company: Such a Local Row, Watergate Theatre, 8pm, €15/10.

Futurism, Race The Flux, Steve O’Reilly & 22Over7, Cleere’s, 8:30pm, €5.

Trad Session, Bollard’s, 9pm.

Swing Club, Langton’s 67 Bar.

DJ Seamus Clancy,

Hush at McSorley’s.

Live Music, PV’s, Kilford Arms.

Brand New Cadillac & late bar, The Field.

The O’Dwyer Brothers, Rafter Dempsey’s, 10pm.

Music, Ryan’s, 10pm.

DJ Dance Party, O’Faolain’s, 10pm.

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


TriGrandPrix Ireland, River Nore, 10am.

Journeyman Theatre Company: Such a Local Row, Watergate Theatre, 8pm, €15/10.

Fionn Regan, Set Theatre, 8pm, €12.

Out For The Weekend Launch: Back to the 90s Fancy Dress fundraiser, Cleere’s, 9pm.

DJ Eoin live and late, Matt the Miller’s, 9:30pm.

The Cellar Vibe Sessions, Matt the Miller’s Cellar Bar, 10pm.

Souls & Kilo, Ryan’s Bar (backroom), 9pm, €10.

Crumlin Tractor Run Cabaret Auction & Raffle, The Hogan Stand, Ballyragget, 10pm.

The Kicking Mules, Paddock Bar, Springhill Court Hotel, 10-12.

Hush, Rafter Dempsey’s, 10pm.

Swing Club, Langton’s 67 Bar.

Music, Victor’s Bar, Club House Hotel.

DJ Mark Collins, Hush at Mcorley’s.

DJ, Marble City Bar.

Gold Soundz Alternative Music, Set Theatre, free before 12:30am.

DJ Mark, The Field, til 2am.

Pegasus Nightclub, Kilford Arms.

O’Faolain’s Late Club.


Guinness World Record attempt, Dunnamaggin, 11am.

Worldwide Gig, The Bridgebrook Arms, Thomastown, 3pm.

Tomas Jackman, Kyteler’s Inn.

DJ Mark Collins, Hush at McSorley’s.

Memphis Cats & late bar, McSorley’s.

Music, Ryan’s.

Revolver & late bar, The Field, 9pm.

The Bar Flies Rolling Stones night for Oxfam East Africa Appeal, The Pumphouse, 9pm.

Mighty Ghosts of Erin, Matt the Miller’s, 9:30pm.

Social Dancing, Tara Ballroom, Springhill Court Hotel, 10-12.

O’Faolain’s Late Club.

Andrew McGuinness and Davey Cashin in Left Bank at 6pm.


Kilkenny’s longest running trad session, Cleere’s Bar.

The Briars, Na Fianna & late bar, The Field, 10pm.

Matt’s Masked Ball with After Dark & DJ Eddie Hughes, 10:30pm.

O’Faolain’s Late Club.


The Kilkennys, Paris Texas.

Trad Irish music, Bollard’s, 9pm.

Live Traditional Irish Music, Matt the Miller’s, 9:30pm.

Kiwi Paddy ‘til late, The Field.

Langton Club, 10pm.


Three Bags Full exhibition, Watergate Theatre Upstairs Gallery. Open 10am to 7pm to Friday.

From Us, Through Them, To You, Butler Gallery, open 10am to 5:30pm until Sunday.

21st Century Icons, National Craft Gallery, until July 28.

Margaret O’Sullivan Solo Show, Blackbird Gallery, until July 31.

Kilkenny Cineplex has a wide variety of films to suit all ages and interests on show at a number of times each day.