100+ things to do to #LiveMoreLifeBeMoreIrish this weekend and this month, from your Ohio Irish American News:
Out & About Ohio September 2015
Famine Memorial Mass
19th – Outdoor Mass at the Greater Cleveland Famine Memorial (across from Flat Iron Café), 5:00 p.m. All are welcome to remember those who gave so much, for us.
Safety Forces Appreciation Music Rally & Clam Bake
12th – Sea of Blue / NEO Fallen Hero Fund Present Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica, 6:00 p.m. w/ Manic Episode, Brigid’s Cross, Erin Viancourt, Entandre, Angel P. Only $5 admission; win a Harley Davidson, Door Prizes, Cash Prizes, Vendors & More.
Brooklyn – The Hooley House – Brooklyn!
4th – The New Barleycorn, 11th – Carlos Jones, 18th – The Players Club, 25th – Collage. 10310 Cascade Crossing, Brooklyn 216-362-7700. 1FunPub.com
Cincinnati – Irish Heritage Center of Greater Cincinnati
3rd – Blue Rock Boys, 15th – We Banjo 3! 17th – Mick & Friends, 18th – Irish Filmmaker Maurice Fitzpatrick shows his documentary of Brian Friel’s “Translations”. Teas/Library /Genealogy Detective/ all three by appointment. Irish Heritage Center 3905 Eastern Avenue 513.533.0100. www.irishcenterofcincinnati.com.
ALL under Cleveland;
2nd- Lonesome Stars, 4th – Irish Session 8pm, 5th – The Porter Sharks, 9th – Chris & Tom, 11th – Brent Kirby, 12th – Chris Allen, 16th – Lonesome Stars, 18th – The Old Pitch, 19th – Fior Gael, 23rd – Chris & Tom, 25th – Kristine Jackson, 26th – Bill Fox & Rob Bliss, 30th – Lonesome Stars. 4408 Detroit Road, 44113 www.the-harp.com
STONE MAD PUB, RESTAURANT AND BOCCE
Live music entertainment every Sunday: 6th – Holleran’s Traditional Irish Session, 13th – Fifth Annual Oyster Fest – Live Entertainment all day including The Boys From The Boys from the County Hell, 27th – Chris Allen. Traditional Irish Session 1st Sunday of ea/month, Happy Hour Monday-Friday 4 to 7. 1306 West 65th Street Cleveland 44102 216-281-6500
Flat Iron Cafe
4th – Chad Hoffman, 11th – No Strangers Here, 18th Irish Songs – Donal O’Shaughnessy, 25th – Cats On Holiday 1114 Center St. Cleveland 44113-2406 216.696.6968. www.flatironcafe.com
6th – Angry Young Men, 13th – Matt Miller; 20th – OKTOBERFEST w/ The Chardon Polka Band (4pm show on the patio); 27th – Kristine Jackson. 820 College Avenue, Cleveland, 44113 www.treehousecleveland.com
2nd – Monthly Pub Quiz, w/ Mike D, 4th – Burning River Sound, 5th – Burning River Sound, 12th – Charlie in the Box, 17th – One Shot Paddy w Gary Garry Gormley, 18th – New Barleycorn, 19th – Marys Lane /2 Way to St. Patrick’s Day Party / 8 Year Anniversary Party w/ comp food, drink specials, 25th – Westies, 26th Carlos Jones.
Don’t forget T-Shirt Tues: wear any PJs T-Shirt get 15% off bill! Whiskey Wed: ½ off every whiskey in the house. Thurs – Craft Beer $2.50. PJ McIntyre’s is a Local 10 Union establishment. Home of the Celtic Supporter’s Club and the GAA. Book all your parties & Events in our Bridgie Ned’s Irish Parlor Party Room. 17119 Lorain Road, 44111. www.pjmcintyres.com 216-941-9311.
4th – Austin “Walking” Austin Walkin’ Cane, 5th – The Swap Meet, 11th & 12th – The New Barleycorn, 18th – Kristine Jackson, 19th – Derek Davis, 25th – The Bar Flies, 26th – Brent Kirby. 323 East Prospect, Cleveland 44115 216.781.7782 www.flannerys.com
Music Box Supper Club
Summertime on the Riverfront concert series every Thursday through Sunday 3:00 – 6:00 pm, including Irish Music Sundays, features free live music, rain or shine with an outdoor oyster bar and great craft beer specials. Free admission, bands perform outside on riverfront deck, weather permitting. 6th – FINAL Irish Sunday w/ The Portersharks. Labor Day Weekend blowout! 1148 Main Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44113. http://www.musicboxcle.com
Ahern Ahern Catering & Banquet Center
Ahern Banquet Center is booking weddings and special events. Call Tony Ahern / Lucy Balser @ 440-933-9500. 726 Avon Belden Rd, Avon Lake 44012. www.aherncatering.com
Irish American Club East Side, Inc
11th – Mary Agnes Kennedy, 26th – Fall Fest w/ Gary Gormley, Portersharks, Marys Lane, Loch Erie, No Strangers Here. IACES 22770 Lake Shore Blvd. Euclid, 44123. 216.731.4003 www.eastsideirish.org
Logan’s Logan’s Irish Pub
Trad Sessiún 3rd Wednesday. 414 South Main Street, Findlay 45840 419.420.3602 www.logansirishpubfindlay.com
Plank Road Tavern
Open Sessiún Every Thursday 7 – 10. $3 Guinness and Jamieson. 16719 Detroit Avenue, 44107
Medina / Montrose
Sully’s Irish Pub
4th – High Strung Irish, 5th – One Shot Paddy, 11th – Marys Lane, 12th – Mossy Moran, 18th – The Island Doctor, 19th – The New Barleycorn, 25th – Ray Flanagan & the Associates, 26th – Octoberfest w/ the Polka Pirates. 117 West Liberty Medina, 44256 www.sullysmedina.com.
Hooley House Hooley House – Montrose
11th – Pieces of Eight, 18th – Top Dog. 145 Montrose West Avenue Copley, Oh 44321 (234) 466-0060 www.1funpub.com
Hooley House – Mentor
4th – Almost Famous, 11th – Abby Normal, 18th – Jukebox Heroes, 25th – Cocktail Johnny. Every Tuesday – Open Mic w Nick Zuber, Every Wednesday – Trivia Night. 7861 Reynolds Rd Mentor www.1funpub.com (440) 942-6611.
West Side Irish American Club
9/20 – Annual Clambake, 10/9 – Ladies Reverse Raffle, 10/25 – Pig Roast
11/8 – Fall Card Tournament, 12/11 – Willoughby Brothers Christmas Dinner/Concert. Great live music and food in The Pub every Friday. WSIA Club 8559 Jennings Rd. 44138 www.wsia-club.org. 440-235-5868.
Hooligans Irish Pub, Put-in-Bay
5th – The 815’s, 26th – ½ Way to St Patrick’s Day w/traditional music, bagpipes, & more! Live entertainment every Sunday 10:30am-1:30pm, Wednesday 4-6: Iseult O’Connor on fiddle & guitar. Sundays open early w/ Irish Breakfast. Whiskey Wednesdays w food & drink specials all day. 421 Co Rd 215, Put-In-Bay, OH 43456 (419) 285-8000. www.hooliganspib.com.
5th – Shady Drive, 12th – Ed Feighan, 26th – 1st Annual Clambake! w/ music by Charles Geil & His Ghost Band. Great food, atmosphere, staff and now open, our Patio! 6757 Center Road Valley City, 44280 www.gandalfspub.com.
The Hooley House – Westlake
4th – Bluestone Union, 11th – BIG IN JAPAN, 18th – School Girl Crush, 25th – Sunset Strip. 24940 Sperry Dr Westlake 44145. 1FunPub.com (440) 835-2890
Shamrock Club Events
Happy Hour every Friday from 5-7pm! 60 W. Castle Rd. Columbus 43207 614-491-4449 www.shamrockclubofcolumbus.com
Traditional Irish music w General Guinness Band & Friends 2nd Friday 8:00 – 11:00pm. No Cover. Tara Hall 274 E. Innis Ave. Columbus, 43207 614.444.5949.
Traditional Social Dance for Adults: All are welcome to learn and have fun
Tuesdays 8-10 pm, set dancing lessons, St. Clarence Church, North Olmsted
Wednesdays 7-9 pm, set dancing lessons, Irish American Club – East Side
Thursdays, September 3, 10, 24, 7-9 pm, West Side Irish American Club
Ceili Mor! Sunday, 10/11, 4 – 8 pm, music by The Kilroys, $10, kids free.
For information, contact CeiliClubCleveland@gmail.com
Ongoing Traditional Irish Sessiúns – Bring your instruments and play along!
• Akron Hibernian’s Ceili Band Sessions, Wednesdays 7:30 pm. Mark Heffernan Div 2 Hall 2000 Brown St, Akron 330-724-2083. Beginner to intermediate
• Bardic Circle @The Shamrock Club of Columbus Beginner – friendly, intermediate level Irish session meeting every other Thursdays 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
• Plank Road – Every Thursday 7 – 10. All ages and experience welcome. 16719 Detroit Road, Lakewood, 44107
• The Harp – 1st Friday of every month, 9pm
• Logan’s Irish Pub – 3rd Wednesday of the month, 414 S. Main St., Findlay, 7:30 pm
• Oberlin’s Traditional Irish Session – 2nd Monday of the month 7 – 9 Slow Train Café, 55 East College St., Oberlin. Informal all experience welcome: www.oberlin.net/~irishsession
• Tara Hall -Traditional Irish music w General Guinness Band & Friends 2nd Friday 8:00 – 11:00pm. 274 E. Innis Ave. Columbus, 43207 614.444.5949.