Out & About Ohio – August
Cleveland – Mary Robinson at Severance Hall
Sept. 9th 12:30 p.m. – Former President of Ireland and Human Rights Advocate Mary Robinson will be awarded the Inamori Ethics Prize and will speak on “New Challenges for Human Rights in the 21st Century” at Severance Hall. Free Admission. Severance Hall 11001 Euclid Ave Cleveland, OH 44106-1713.
Cleveland / Willoughby – Mullarkey’s
1st – Kevin McCarthy, 8th – Wasted at the Wake, 15th – Dan McCoy, 22nd – One More Pint, 29th – Pat Shepherd.
Medina – Sully’s
7th – Jim Gill, 8th – The New Barleycorn, 14th – Mossy Moran, 15th – Donal O’Shaughnessy, 21st – Bald Paul’s Irish Blues Band, 28th – The Kreellers, 29th – That Irish Band.
Cleveland – West Park Station
6th – Tigue/Eroc, 7th – Rkade HH Hooked on Tonics 10pm, 8th – Bluesmatics HH,
13th – Galen Martin HH, 14th – Bluescasters HH, 15th – Etiquette HH Echo Forte 10pm,
20th – Jackson Rohm, 21st – DJ ice Cold 10pm, 22nd – Steve Michaels HH Trailer Park Ninjas 10pm, 27th – Chris Kanuch, 28th – Crazy Talk Duo HH Faction 10pm, 29th – Becky Boyd HH Drunk Betty
Medina – AOH Notre Dame Tickets Raffle
Enter the raffle to win four concurrent seats for the Notre Dame v. Nevada Sept 5th football game @ Notre Dame. The winner will also receive a $250 cash prize. Tickets are $10 each/ 3 for $20. Call Joseph Casey at 330-225-0932
Cleveland / Olmsted Twp – West Side Irish American Club
Food & Entertainment Every Friday 7:00 to ?
July 31st – Wally Franz, 7th – Lisa Spicer, 14th – Bald Paul’s Irish Blues, 21st – Emerald Heart, 28th – Wasted at the Wake.
29th – Country Western Night, featuring LOST STATE OF FRANKLIN. Prize for best dressed Cow Girl and Cow Boy. BBQ Dinner served at 6:00 pm Dancing 7:00 – 10 pm. Donation: $15.00. Weather permitting this will be in The Pavilion. For tickets contact: Helen Malloy @ 216 251 4075
St. Pat’s Gaelic Football Club and The WSIA Club Present: Youth Irish Cultural sessions Tír Na nÓg (Land of the Youth). Classes for Irish-American Youth on the 2nd & 4th Sunday of each month thru October. 1pm to 5pm. Sessions cover Gaelic Football, Basic Irish Language, History of Irish Music and Ceili Dancing. 5-18 year olds / $25 for entire year. Membership of the WSIA is not required, but encouraged!! For more information/sign up Eileen Maloney 440-327-1029, or firstname.lastname@example.org. West Side Irish American Club 8559 Jennings Rd. 44138 www.wsia-club.org. 440-235-5868.
Cleveland -The Harp
5th – Lonesome Stars, 7th – Walking Cane, 12th -$100.00 Trio, 15th – Pitch the Peat, 19th -Lonesome Stars, 21st – Kristine Jackson, 22nd – Porter Sharks, 26th – $100.00 Trip, 29th – Chris Allen
Cleveland – PJ McIntyre’s
1st – T.B.A., 7th – punch the clown, 8th – kerosene, 14th – outlaw i+i ( reggae ), 15th – cosmic candy, 21st – reality tour band, 22nd – charlie in the box, 28th – heart and soul, 29th – tuesdaze crush. PJ’s is now Booking all Parties in their new CRAIC PARLOR PARTY ROOM. Call Patrick for Bookings and Info. Showing ALL GAA Action!
Cleveland – Flat Iron Café
The Flat Iron has extended happy hour, shot specials and food specials every Friday night, come down and check it out!
Cleveland – Sullivan’s Irish Restaurant & Pub
1st. – The New Barleycorn
Claddagh Irish Pub – Legacy Village
2nd & 30th – Sessions with the Terriers, 6 – 9
Cleveland – Beck Center for the Arts
1-2 Little Shop of Horrors; 3-14 Tech Theater Internship; 14th – Junior Theater Camp Performance – Beach Blanket Bash!; 14th – Visual Arts Enrichment Campers’ Exhibition; 14 – 15 Musical Theater Camp Performance – Broadway: The New Millennium. Beck Center for the Arts 17801 Detroit Avenue Lakewood, OH 44107 (216) 521-2540 x20
Cleveland – Irish American Club East Side
22nd – Island Delight Night with Tom & Gayle Todd – $5 Members/$7 Non, Music 8 -12
Irish American Club East Side 22770 Lake Shore Blvd. Euclid, 44123. (216) 731-4003 www.irishamericanclubeastside.com
Huron – Shamrock & Thistle Celtic Gathering
September 19th & 20th – Featuring Searson, The Kreelers, Zoo Station, The Terriers, Morrison & McCarthy, Turn the Corner, Michael Crawley, Marcus Dirk, Pipe Bands, Irish and Highland Dancing, Food, Vendors, Kid’s Area Demonstrations and more. Call 419.357.2688
Mentor – Hooley House
Every Wednesday – pub trivia, Every Thursday – 2P’s in a Pub Karaoke. www.1funpub.com (440) 942-6611
Cleveland – Pat Joyce Scholarship Fund 5K Race
15th – in Lakewood, see www.hermescleveland.com of Kevin Patterson 440.937.9908.
Columbus – Shamrock Club Events
6th – Bardic Circle Sessions, 9th – General Meeting, 11th – Progressive Euchre, 20th – Bardic Circle Sessions, 21st – Kirby Sessions, 22nd – Corn Roast, 29th – Quiz Night. 60 W. Castle Rd. Columbus 43207 614-491-4449 www.shamrockclubofcolumbus.com
Columbus – 22nd Annual Dublin Irish Fest
31st, August 1-2 featuring Brigid’s Cross, Gaelic Storm, Scythian, the Prodigals, Young Dubliners, Screaming Orphans, Pogey, La Bottine Souriante, Bua, Dervish, Slide, Celtic Tenors, Ladies of Longford, Hooligans, Clancy Legacy, Niamh Parsons and Graham Dunne, Troy McGillivray, Derek Warfield & the Young Wolfe Tones and many more: www.DublinIrishFestival.org
Columbus – Drowsy Lads Gigs
July 31st – Dublin Irish Festival, 4:30, 2nd – Dublin Irish Festival, 6:00, 9th – Lakeside Chittaqua, 1:00pm, 15th – Drowsy Lads at Columbus CREW soccer match, CREW Stadium’s “Irish Night”, 22nd – Drowsy Lads at Claddagh Irish Pub (Front St.), 8:30p
Dayton – AOH & LAOH Events
7th – First Friday Ceili Party. 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. at 818 Linden Avenue in Dayton. Contact Shelagh McGovern 937-321-6687 / email@example.com.
8th – An Irish Music Hall Session. 8:00 to 11:00 p.m. at the AOH Hall. Contact Kevin Graham 937-864-2641.
21st – AOH Social Hour, 8:00 p.m., AOH Hall. Contact John Hickey 937-253-4329 / firstname.lastname@example.org or Eric Dilger 937-256-8351 / email@example.com. JFK Division #1 / Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians, Mary of the Gael, Division # 1 & Member Organizations. * The Men’s Division website is www.aoh-dayton.org.
Detroit – Gaelic League
See a complete list of news, events and background for the Gaelic League of Detroit at www.gaelicleagueofdetroit.com
Toledo – Rivercruise and Golf Outing
13th -The Lucas County Hibernians Annual Rivercruise – A three hour cruise on the Maumee River in the Sandpiper. Food for the event is being
donated by Hibernian, Mike Cassidy. Sherri McNeill firstname.lastname@example.org
22nd – The Hibernian Golf Outing at Deme Acres. 18 holes of golf w/ cart followed by a steak dinner (lunch) for $45.00. Tom Flowers TFlowersND@buckeye-express.com.Profits from the golf outing go into the Lucas County Hibernian Scholarship Fund.
Youngstown – Co. Mayo Band Gigs
2nd – St. Patrick’s Church Festival, 5th – O’Donold’s Irish Pub, 23rd – Vienna Township Concert Series, Vienna.
Youngstown Irish Fest Gathering of the Clans
15 – 16 – The Youngstown Irish Festival, Maronite Center in Austintown, featuring Homeland, Cathal Dunne, Colleen Harris, The Youngstown Area Irish Stepdancers, The Shaffers, and County Mayo.
Ongoing Traditional Irish Sessions – Bring your instruments and play along!
Great Lakes Brewing Co – First Monday of Every month in the Beer Cellar, 6-9 PM. (Tends to be intermediate to advanced players)
Old Angle Tavern, W. 25th Street, Cleveland – Thursday 8PM
Bardic Circle at The Shamrock Club of Columbus Beginner-friendly, intermediate-level Irish session meeting every other Thursdays from 8:00 pm -11:00 pm
Claddagh Irish Pub, Legacy Village, Lyndhurst 12th & 26th, Sunday 7 to 10 pm.
Bowling Green Common Space* – 437 South Main, Bowling Green. SLOW SESSIONS – so folks can learn tunes. 2nd & 4th Monday, 7:00 to 8:00
Blarney Pub* – Toledo, 1st Saturday of the month 5-8pm.
Grounds For Thought* – 174 S. Main Street, Bowling Green. 2nd Sunday of the month, 1-4pm October thru May or June.
*Mary Dennis or Bob Midden 419-352-8050 or email@example.com