Gig Guide

Wednesday

Wednesday

Santa Storytime, Ferrybank Library, 5.30pm.

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

St Michael’s NS Panto, Set Theatre, 7pm, €10/€5.

Christmas Carols, Methodist Church, William St., 7.30pm.

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

Raglan Rogues, Kyteler’s Inn, 8.30pm.

Movie Night, Billy Byrne’s, 8.30pm.

Trivia Night, O’Faolain’s, 9pm.

The Mighty Ghosts of Erin and DJ Eoin, Matt the Miller’s, 9.30pm.

O’Faolain’s Late Club.

Thursday

Santa Storytime, Ferrybank Library, 11am.

12 Days of Christmas, Billy Byrne’s, 11am.

Christmas Crafts for Children, City Library, John’s Quay, 3pm (7-12 years).

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

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

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

Trad Night, Ryan’s.

Langton’s Nightclub, 10pm.

O’Faolain’s Late Club.

Late Bar, Langton’s

Pete Fagan and DJ Eddie Hughes, Matt the Miller’s, 10pm.

Friday

12 Days of Christmas, Billy Byrne’s, 11am.

After Work Club, Bridie’s Bar, 5pm.

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

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

Trad session, Kyteler’s Inn, 6.30pm.

Soulful Spirit Choir Christmas Carols, Friary Church, Friary St., Kilkenny, 7.30pm.

Acousticats and Matchstick Men, Kyteler’s Inn.

DJ Vinny Nolan and Cocktail Party Night, Biddy Early’s.

Winter Solstice Party: Neon Wolf, Billy Byrne’s, 9.30pm.

Acoustic Sessiun, The Dylan Whiskey Bar.

Rock Music and DJ, The Field.

Project 37 and DJ Eoin, Matt the Miller’s, 10pm.

Acousticats, Kyteler’s Inn, 10pm.

Late bar, Langton’s.

Saturday

Kilkenny Fire and Ambulance Service Fund-raiser, Town Hall.

Mayor’s Walk Kilkenny, The Parade, 11am.

12 Days of Christmas, Billy Byrne’s, 11am.

Children’s events, Kilkenny Castle, 11am to 3.30pm.

Youth Café, Desert Hall, 1.30-5.30pm.

Tomas Jackman, Kyteler’s Inn, 6.30pm.

The Nativity, Fennelly’s, Callan, 8pm.

Doonane Ladies Club Christmas Whist Drive, Doonane, 8.45pm, €5.

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

Music, Clubhouse Hotel, 10pm.

DJ Eoin, Matt the Miller’s, 10pm.

Ugly Christmas Jumper Party, Pegasus at Kilford Arms, 10pm.

DJ, Marble City Bar.

DJ Aaron Burchael, Biddy Early’s.

Party Night, Lanigan’s.

Abbeycats, Kyteler’s Inn, 10pm.

Langton Club, 10.30pm.

Sunday

12 Days of Christmas, Billy Byrne’s, 11am.

Jazzy Sundays, Billy Byrne’s, 2pm.

Children’s Events, Kilkenny Castle, 2-4.15pm.

Trad and Ballad, Matt the Millers, 6pm.

The O’Dwyer Brothers, Kyteler’s Inn, 6.30pm.

CoI Carols by Candlelight, St Mary’s, Castlecomer, 7pm.

Trad and Ballads, Breathnach’s.

Shane O’Dwyer, An Poc Fada, 9.30pm.

Tomas Jackman, Kyteler’s Inn, 9.30pm.

The Kilkennys, Lanigan’s.

The Mighty Ghosts of Erin and DJ Eddie, Matt the Miller’s, 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 and DJ, 10.30pm, The Field.

O’Faolain’s Late Club.

Monday (Christmas Eve)

Matt’s the Millers, closed from 6pm.

Irish Beats, Kyteler’s Inn, 6.30pm.

Raglan Rogues, Kyteler’s Inn, 8.30pm.

Movie Monday, Left Bank, 9pm, €5.

Kilkenny’s longest-running trad session, Cleere’s Bar, 9.30pm.

The Briars and late bar, The Field, 9.30pm.

O’Faolain’s Late Club.

Tuesday (Christmas Day)

Any day

Christmas Wonderland, Reptile Village, noon to 8pm, Thursday to Sunday.

Kilkenny Christmas Market, The Parade.

Santa Train, Mount Juliet, Thomastown, €10/€15.

Kilkenny On Ice, The Hub at Cillín Hill.

Jerpoint Christmas Exhibition, Glass Attic Studio, Jerpoint Glass, Stoneyford. Open 10am to 5.30pm Monday to Saturday, and noon to 5pm on Sunday, until 2pm on Monday.

Paul Bokslag exhibition, Upstairs Gallery, Watergate Theatre, until December 28.

‘Out of the Marvellous,’ National Craft Gallery, until January 16.

GAA/ICA Wall Hanging, Cillín Hill.

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