Weekly gig guide for Kilkenny

Events taking place around the county this week.

Events taking place around the county this week.

Wednesday

Irish Conversation Circle, Library, Loughboy, 11am.

Matt’s Mad Trad Session, Matt the Miller’s, 6.30pm.

Entertainment, Kyteler’s Inn.

Mighty Ghosts of Erin, Matt the Miller’s, 9.30pm.

Thursday

Tomas Jackman, Kyteler’s Inn.

Wallop The Cat, Matt the Miller’s, 6.30pm.

South Kilkenny Historical Society Lecture: Women in the Era of the American Civil War and the Irish Connection, Mullinavat Parish Hall, 8pm, €5/members free.

Kilcumney Players: Drinking Habits, Ionad Dara, Goresbridge, 8.30pm, €10/8/5.

Lourdes Table Quiz, Syd Harkin’s, 8.30pm, €20 (table of four).

Kilkenny Wild Cats Wheelchair Group Table Quiz, Behan’s Lounge, Tolerton, 9pm, €40 (table of four).

O’ Faolain’s Late Club.

Late Bar, Langton’s.

Pete Fagan & Davy Cashin, DJ Eddie Hughes Matt the Millers, 10pm.

Langton’s Nightclub, 10pm.

Friday

After Work Club, Bridie’s Bar, 5pm.

Curator’s Talk, National Craft Gallery, 6pm.

Trad session, Kyteler’s Inn, 6.30pm.

Matt’s Mad Trad Session, Matt the Miller’s, 6.30pm.

The Nordic Effect exhibitions launch, National Craft Gallery, 7pm.

Irish Kidney Association Benefit Night, Kilkenny Dog Track, 8pm.

ICA Table Quiz, Cois Abhann Community Centre, Inistioge, 8pm.

Kilcumney Players: Drinking Habits, Ionad Dara, Goresbridge, 8:30pm, €10/8/5.

Music, Kyteler’s Inn.

Special Olympics: Beach Party, Wizzards of Sonic & DJ Paul, Matt the Miller’s, 10pm.

Late bar, Langton’s.

Saturday

International Pillow Fight Day, The Parade, 2pm.

Acoustipalooza, Desert Hall Youth Café, Ossory Youth, 3pm.

Film Dinner 3/6, Fennelly’s, Callan, 6:30pm, €30.

Crettyard United Soccer Club/North Kilkenny IWA: One Act Plays & Variety Show, Moneenroe Hall, 8pm, €10.

Kilcumney Players: Drinking Habits, Ionad Dara, Goresbridge, 8.30pm, €10/8/5.

Heineken Live: The Vaccines, Set Theatre.

DJ Brian Hennessy, Matt the Millers, 9.30pm.

Live Music, Clubhouse Hotel, 10pm.

DJ, Marble City Bar.

Abbeycats, Kyteler’s Inn, 10pm.

Sunday

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

Live Traditional Irish Music, Matt the Millers, 6.30pm.

KMS: The Pirates of Penzance, Watergate Theatre, 8pm, €12.

Monday

Matt’s Irish, Ballad & Folk Session, Matt the Millers, 6.30pm.

KMS: The Pirates of Penzance, Watergate Theatre, 8pm, €15.

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

Tuesday

Kilkenny GAA Evening, Gowran Park, 4pm, €10 (under 16s free).

Matt’s Irish, Ballad & Folk Session, Matt the Miller’s, 6.30pm.

Kilkenny Film Club: Sin Nombre, Set Theatre, 8pm, €8.

KMS: The Pirates of Penzance, Watergate Theatre, 8pm, €15.

The Kilkennys, Matt the Miller’s, 9.30pm.

Anyday

Mise an Tír, Upstairs Gallery, Watergate Theatre.

Helena Gorey: The Orchard exhibition, Butler Gallery to April 21.

GAA/ICA Wall Hanging, Cillin Hill.

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