This weekends Gig Guide



After Work Club, Bridie’s Bar, 5pm.

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

Trad session, Kyteler’s Inn, 6:30pm.

Live Trad, Matt the Miller’s, 6:30pm.

Edward Hayden Book Launch, Springhill Court Hotel, 8pm.

Oliver Reed Wild Thing, Watergate Theatre, 8pm, €18.

Sweet Jane, Billy Byrnes.

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

Acoustic Sessiun, The Dylan Whiskey Bar.

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

Maria Doyle Kennedy, Cleere’s, 9:30pm, €20.

Music, Kyteler’s Inn.

Music, Lanigan’s.

Blues Ark, Ryan’s, 10pm.

Deuces Wild & DJ Eoin, Matt the Miller’s, 10pm.

Friday Session, Hole in the Wall, 10pm.

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

Late bar, Langton’s.


Kilkenny Integration Forum: Launch Integration Strategy & Intercultural Event, The Parade,

Kilkenny Castle, 2-6pm.

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

The Kilkenny Choir: Handel’s Judas Maccabaeus, St Canice’s Cathedral, 8pm.

Pat Shortt, Set Theatre, 8pm, €28. (Sold Out)

The Kilkennys, Watergate Theatre, 8pm, €20.

Colm Gray Album Fundraiser, Hole in the Wall, 8:30pm, €10.

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

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

DJ Colm, The Pumphouse, 9:30pm.

Live Music, Clubhouse Hotel, 10pm.

Nightclub, Pegasus @ Kilford Arms, 10pm.

DJ, Marble City Bar.

DJ OB1, Biddy Early’s.

DJ, Left Bank.

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

Abbeycats, Kyteler’s Inn, 10pm.


Loreto Parents Association: Fun Run, Kilkenny Castle Park, 10:30am, €5, €25 (family ticket)

Jazzy Sundays, Billy Byrne’s, 2pm.

Thomas Moore Singing Competition, Watergate Theatre.

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

Trad & Ballad Session, Matt the Millers, 6pm.

Pat Shortt, Set Theatre, 8pm, €28.

Trad & Ballads, Breathnach’s.

The Kilkennys, Lanigan’s.

The Mighty Ghosts of Erin, Matt the Millers, 9pm.

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.


Matt’s Mad Trad Session, Matt the Millers, 6:30pm.

The Bookshop Band, Stonehouse Books, 7pm.

Games Night, Billy Byrne’s, 8pm.

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

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

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


Taco Tuesday, Billy Byrne’s, 6pm.

Wallop The Cat, Matt the Miller’s, 6:30pm.

The Kilkennys, Matt the Miller’s, 9:30pm.


Mise an Tír, Upstairs Gallery, Watergate Theatre.

Bridget O’Gorman: We Are Suddenly Somewhere Else exhibition, Butler Gallery, from Sunday to

June 9.

GAA/ICA Wall Hanging, Cillin Hill.

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O’ Faolain’s Late Club.