Here's our fantastic Kilkenny Gig Guide, July 18 - 25, 2018

All the best entertainment from around the county for the days ahead

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Gig Guide - What's on this week

Live music from around the county this week

Wednesday
AKA Festival Launch Party 1, Fennelly’s, Callan, 6pm.
Roisin Dubh, Kyteler’s Inn, 6pm.
Trad Music, Paris Texas, 6pm.
Trad Music, Langton’s, 6:30pm.
Kilkenny Language Club, O’Faolain’s, 7pm.
Jim Maher Story Teller & Seanchaí, Club House Hotel, 8pm.
Raglan Rogues, Kyteler’s Inn, 8:30pm.
Open Trad Session, Cleere’s Bar & Theatre, 9pm.

Thursday
Line Dancing, Home Rule Club, 10:30am.
Drops of Green, Kyteler’s Inn, 6pm.
Trad Music, Paris Texas, 6pm.
Trad Music, Langton’s, 6:30pm.
Druida Nua, Club House Hotel, 8pm.
Roisin Dubh, Kyteler’s Inn, 8:30pm.
Set Dancing, Home Rule Club, 8:30pm.
Langton’s Night Club, 11pm.

Friday

TGI, Bridies, 5:30pm.
Trad with Antony Maculey & friends, Kyteler’s Inn, 6pm.
Trad Music, Langton’s, 6:30pm.
Drops of Green, Kyteler’s Inn, 8pm.
Moira’s Open Night, Home Rule Club.
David Corley & the Wolfe Island Records Roster, John Cleere’s Bar & Theatre.
Acousticats, Kyteler’s Inn, 10pm.
Friday Sessions, Morrisson’s, 10pm.

Saturday
The Alexandria Singers ‘Pops’ Chorus, St Canice’s Cathedral, 3:30pm, €4.
Yard Beats, Brogan’s Bar, 6pm.
Trad with Antony Mcauley, Kyteler’s Inn, 6pm.
Trad Music, Langton’s, 6:30pm.
Carrickshock Fittest Superstars, Hotel Kilkenny, 7pm, €20.
Freddie White, Watergate Theatre, 8pm, €20/18.
Abbeyfolk, Kyteler’s Inn, 8pm.
Saturday Club, Marble City Bar.
Noel Butler, Home Rule Club.
Summer Jive Inferno, O’Loughlin Gaels GAA Club, 9pm, €10.
Michael English, Rhu Glenn Hotel, Slieverue, 9pm, €15.
Roisin Dubh, Kyteler’s Inn, 10pm.
Music, Rafter Dempsey’s, 10pm.
Langton’s Night Club, 10:30pm.

Sunday
Sunday Jazz Sessions, MacDonagh Junction Shopping Centre, 1pm.
Music in the Garden Series, Kilkenny Castle Park, 3pm.
Sunday Summer Sessions, Left Bank, 5pm.
Trad with Antony Mcauley & friends, Kyteler’s Inn, 6pm.
Generation 5, Kyteler’s Inn, 6:30pm.
Trad Music, Langton’s, 6:30pm.
Trad Music, Paris Texas, 7pm.
Kevin & Eugene, Dylan Whiskey Bar, 9pm.
Tomás Jackman, Kyteler’s Inn, 9pm.

Monday
Abbeyfolk, Kyteler’s Inn, 6pm.
Trad Music, Paris Texas, 6pm.
Trad Music, Langton’s, 6:30pm.
Roisin Dubh, Kyteler’s Inn, 8:30pm.
Irish Music Session, Cleere’s Bar & Theatre, 9pm.
Davey Cashin & Pete Fagan, Left Bank, 9:30pm.

Tuesday
Abbeyfolk, Kyteler’s Inn, 6pm.
Trad Music, Paris Texas, 6pm.
Trad Music, Langton’s, 6:30pm.
Swing Dancing, Home Rule Club, 8pm.
Raglan Rogues, Kyteler’s Inn, 8:30pm.


Any day
The Breadwinner Exhibition, Butler Gallery, Kilkenny Castle, to July 29.
Thomas Barron Mid-Career Retrospective exhibition, KCAT, Callan, to July 31.
DCCOI Ceramics Graduate Exhibition In Flux, National Design & Craft Gallery.