The following Pubs have Live Music Sessions :

An Droichead Beag
An Chonair Bar  O'Flaherty's
Mc Carthy's Pub  The Marina Inn
Páidí O'Sé's Pub Ventry  An Bóthar Pub
The Skellig Hotel
Hillgrove Hotel  Tigh Pheigh
Murphy's Pub Dingle

Whether you're a first-time or regular visitor to Dingle, you can't help but notice the wealth of musical talent around town. The tourist season may be slowing, but the music is still abundant. From now until Christmas you'll find regular music sessions at the following pubs:

An Droichead Beag
Manager : Tom The Gabha
Tel. 066 915 17 23

Started with traditional music sessions on weekends due to
the owners & patrons love for traditional music. It grew from two nights
a week to every night of the year, sometimes two sessions per night.
We were always looking for some excuse to get our local and our
famous Irish traditional musicians in, just to listen to them making
music and lift our hearts and emotions.
We have had such mighty sessions in the Music Corner of our pub that
we decided to put it on CD and called it Mighty Session which
has got fantastic reviews from different Music Magazines and Music
Critics in Ireland. To us Traditional Irish Music is food for the Soul and
Irish Set Dancing is food for the Heart !

Monday Eoin Duignan & John Brown ( Pipes & Guitar )
Tuesday Micheal Herlihy & John Brown ( Accordion & Guitar )
Wednesday Derec Hickey & Tommy O'Sullivan ( Accordion & Guitar )
Thursday Eoin Duignan & John Brown ( Pipes,Guitar )
Friday Pádraig Ó Sé & Jon Saunders( Accordion & Guitar )
Saturday Richard Lucey and Jon Saunders ( Accordion & Guitar )
Sunday James Begley & Tommy O'Sullivan ( Accordion & Guitar )

An Chonair
Prop: John Benny & Eilis Moriarty
Tel: 066 915 20 11

An Chonair Bar is managed by John Benny & Eilis Moriarty.
Both are musicians and singers themselfs, ensuring that taking a part
in the music session is what it is all about. There will always be a
warm welcome for musicians and singers in the Conair.
Pints, Pies and plenty of traditional music and singing
with an atmosphere all of its own - An Chonair Bar
What more could you ask for ?

Monday Wild and crazy Set Dancing
Wednesday Singing Session with James Begley and Eilís Ní Cinnéide - Singers welcome !
Thursday Trad. Session
Friday Eoin Duignan & John Brown
Sunday afternoon Trad. Session

Prop: Fergus O'Flaherty
Tel: 066 915 19 83

Lively and informal, this traditional pub with its flagstoned floor
and high ceiling is itself a notable part of Dingle's tradition.
irish is spoken here and walls are decorated with pictures
which illustrate the culture and history of the area. It has long
attracted a strong local and visitor followinging for its regular
music sessions, at which the owner is one of the principal performers.

every night !

Mc Carthy's Pub
Prop: Tom & Pauline Mc Carthy
Tel: 066 915 12 05

Described in tour books as "a gem". Our Pub is
situated between the church and the presentation convent.
We are the oldest family run pub in Dingle, a happening place.
Beehive Theater Company work from here. Musicians describe it
as an ideal place for a session. In McCarthys' we are very envolved
in local cultural and sporting events and work hard at promoting and
supporting them.

Our purpose and goal is to ensure while you are in our
company that you will get personal service and attention
and enjoy yourself and your drink.
Looking forward to seeing you !
Pauline & Tom McCarthy

Friday Blues Session with Mike & Tim
Saturday Trad. session Aina Davis & John Brown
(Fiddle and Guitar)

The Marina Inn
Prop: Gavin O'Grady
Tel: 066 915 16 60

Just opposite the Tourist office near the pier, The Marina Inn is a lively
place where tourists and locals often join for a good session.
It is also known for its excellent bar food specialicing in fresh Seafood
and really fantastic atmosphere !

Saturday & Sunday
Traditional Music

Páidí Ó'Sé's Pub Ventry
Prop: Páidí Ó'Sé
Tel: 066 915 90 11

Famous guests like Dolly Parton, Tom Cruise and many more enjoyed
the The Craic and the sessions in Páidí Ó'Sé's.

Drop in, you never know whom you're gonna meet !

Regular Traditional Sessions

An Bóthar Pub
Prop: Maurice Walsh
Tel: 066 915 53 42

An Bóthar Pub situated at the foot of Mount Brandon
at Brandon Creek is an ideal location to get away from it all !
Excellent modern accommodation is available in en suite rooms.
Meals are available in our restaurant.

Friday: Traditional Session with Charlie Reynolds
Saturday: Traditional Session with Mike and Tommy
Sunday: Traditional Session with Donach Lynch

The Skellig Hotel
Mgr. Philip Gavin
Tel: 066 915 11 44

The Skelligs Hotel has an enviable reputation for comfort, hospitality and service.
The hotel is located on the shores of Dingle Bay and the delightful
contrast of the peninsula's soaring mountains, long sandy beaches and blue Atlantic
waters combines to form some of the most magnificient scenery in Ireland.
Music in the Bar at the weekend.

Music in the Bar at the weekends
Wednesdays Eoin Duignan and Jon Saunders ( Pipes & Guitar )

The Hillgrove Hotel
Mgr. Sandra Kennedy
Tel: 066 915 11 31

The Hillgrove Hotel is situated on the outskirts of Dingle Town
at the foot of the scenic Conor Pass road. The Hotel has been
recently renovated and has added to its comfortable and modern facilities.
The Hillgrove provides the best of late night entertainment through out the year.

Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday
Best of Disco
Thursday: Set Dancing

Tigh Pheigs Pub Ballyferriter
Mgr. John O'Connor
Tel: 066 915 64 33

Tigh Pheig is found on the beautiful Slea Head, Dingle Peninsula.
In the village of Ballyferriter Tigh Peigh stands proud.Here you can
choose from the best of local seafood & meats. As your night
goes on the best of entertainment and real Irish culture expressed
in traditional music and song will be provided.
Tigh Pheig is famous for seafood and traditional music.

Wednesday Traditional Music
Saturday Set Dancing
Sunday Afternoon Trad. Session

Murphy's Pub
Strand Street
Prop: John Murphy
Tel: 066 915 14 50

Enjoy Traditional Irish Music and Ballads
An extensive menu available during the day.

Monday to Wednesday : Shenanigans ( Ballads and Trad. )
Thursday, Friday,Sunday
The Wild Geese ( Ballads & Trad. )
Tin Téan ( Ballads & Trad. )

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