Cincinnati – Irish Heritage Center
On going Irish Language Classes, Tuesdays 7:00 / Irish History Classes, Thursdays 6:30 P.M./ Register now for classes forming; Saturday Art Classes, Children’s-Saturday and Adult Tuesday Irish Dance Classes. The Irish Heritage Center is inside the former McKinley School, 513-533-0100, www.irishcenterofcincinnati.com 513-225-6915,
Cleveland – Cleveland Pops at Severance Hall
23rd – New Years Eve Concert & Dance Starring Broadway’s Wicked Divas. www.clevelandpops.com for event or season tickets.
Cleveland / Medina – Sully’s
3rd – The Craic Brothers, 4th – The New Barleycorn, 10th – Marys Lane, 11th – Scully, 17th – Morrison & McCarthy, 18th – Donal O’Shaughnessy, 23rd – Michael Crawley, 31st – New Years Eve with The Music Men. 117 West Liberty Medina, 44256 www.sullysmedina.com
West Side Irish American Club
1st – Andy Cooney Dinner & Concert, Abbey Hall Grand Opening w/ The New Barleycorn, 16th – General Meeting, 31st – New Year’s Eve Dance.Food & Music in the Pub every Friday: 3rd – Emerald Heart, 17th – Bald Paul’s Irish Blues Band, 24th – Michael Crawley. WSIA Club 8559 Jennings Rd. 44138 www.wsia-club.org. 440-235-5868.
Cleveland -The Harp
1st – Lonesome Stars, 3rd – Kristine Jackson, 4th – The Porter Sharks, 8th – $100.00 Trio, 10th – Brent Kirby, 11th – Chris Allen, 15th – Lonesome Stars, 17th – Cats on Holiday, 18th – Pitch the Peat, 22nd – $100.00 Trio, 29th – Lonesome Stars, 31st – TBA. 4408 Detroit Road, 44113 www.the-harp.com
The Prodigals @ PJ McIntyre’s, New Year’s Eve
Cleveland – PJ McIntyre’s
1st – Monthly Pub Quiz hosted by Mike D – registration begins at 7pm, 3rd – Marys Lane, 4th – Voyager, 5th – ESPN/WKNR Browns Countdown to Kickoff! Tony Rizzo & Aaron Goldhammer, 10th – Time Warp, 11th -Cosmic Candy, 17th – Outlaw I=I ( Reggae), 18th – Charlie in the Box, 19th – PJ’s Customer Appreciation Christmas Party, $3 Christmas Ale, free food Music T.B.A. , 23rd – Joe & Jay, 25th – T.B.A., MERRY CHRISTMAS! 31st – Happy New Year Bash- THE PRODIGALS, $25- includes free food, draft beer, champagne toast and party favors. 17119 Lorain Avenue, 44111 www.pjmcintyres.com
Cleveland / Avon Lake – Ahern 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
Cleveland / Lyndhurst – Claddagh Irish Pubs
25389 Cedar Road, Lyndhurst, 44124. 216-691-0534. www.claddaghirishpubs.com
Cleveland – Sullivan’s Irish Restaurant & Pub
3rd – Mossy Moran, 11th – New Barleycorn, 23rd – New Barleycorn. 13368 Madison Ave. Lakewood, OH 44107 www.sullivansirishpub.net (216) 529-8969.
Cleveland – West Park Station
2nd – HH Jim & Eroc, 3rd – HH Colin Dussalt & DJ Ace of Spades 10pm, 4th – Drunk Betty 10pm, 5th – Annual Chili Cook-off 5pm, 10th – Pop Rocks 10pm, 11th – Faction 10pm, 17th – HH Jackson Rohm & DJ Ace of Spades 10pm, 18th – Trailer Park Ninjas 10pm, 24th – Kitchen open til 3pm bar Open til Midnight, 25th -Christmas Day Open at 7pm, 31st – New Years Eve Party.
EVERY TUESDAY IS ROLL CALL- drink specials 4 Police, Fire, Military, Nurses & EMT. Bring up the Most Co-workers from your House, Unit or Station & win a FREE Party the 1st Tuesday of the following Month! Every Wednesday is Station Karaoke Challenge! Every Thursday is Ladies Night w/ DJ Destro! Every Sunday Magic Man Paul Gallagher from 6-8pm!17015 Lorain Avenue Cleveland 44111 www.westparkstation.com. (216) 476-2000.
Cleveland – Stone Mad
20th – Annual Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire Holiday party w/ the Ohio City Singers nipping at your nose. 31st – New Year’s Eve: $25 includes heavy appetizers, champagne toast, The Portersharks and one hella good time 🙂 Live music in the Pub every Sunday night 7 pm. / Traditional Irish Session 1st Sunday of ea/month, Cocktail Hour Menu – Monday thru Friday 3-7pm, everything is $5 or less.
Cleveland – Flat Iron Café
3rd- Cats on Holiday 6-10. 17th- Donal O’Shaughnessy. 1114 Center Street, Cleveland 44113-2406 (216) 696-6968. www.flatironcafe.com
Cleveland – Beck Center for the Arts
2nd – Kids Club, 3rd- 31st – “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” Mackey Main Stage, 4th -5th – “The Nutcracker” Holiday Tea Party, 5th – Holiday Harmonies Choir Concert, 6th -11th – Bring A Friend Week, 9th – Hear and Touch the Music, 10th -19th – Youth Theater presents “Once Upon a Decade” Studio Theater, 11th – Music Student Recital, 16th – Early Childhood ABC, 18th – Super Saturday (free art activity for children 10 and under. 17801 Detroit Avenue Lakewood 44107 (216) 521-2540 www.beckcenter.org
Cleveland – Irish American Club East Side
PUB: 3rd – Loch Erie, 17th – Michael Crawley, 10th – UPPER HALL) 8:00 PM Tony Kenny Christmas Concert $20. 22770 Lake Shore Blvd. Euclid, 44123. 216.731.4003 www.irishamericanclubeastside.org
Cleveland / Mentor – Hooley House
2nd – Theology on Tap, 3rd – West Side Steve, 4th – Nick Zuber, 10th – Itex, 11th – UFC, 17th – Brigid’s Cross St. “Practice” Day party!, 18th – DJ, 31st – DJ. 7861 Reynolds Rd., Mentor. www.1funpub.com (440) 942-6611.
Cleveland – Treehouse
5th – Marys Lane, 19th – Customer Christmas Party w/ a visit from Santa & and drink specials. Open on Christmas Day @ 7 pm. 820 College Avenue, Cleveland, 44113 www.treehousecleveland.com
Cleveland / Willoughby – Mullarkey’s
4th – Kevin McCarthy, 11th – One More Pint, 18th – Dan McCoy, 1st – Kevin McCarthy.4110 Erie Street www.mullarkeys.com
Columbus – Shamrock Club Events
3rd and 4th-Columbus Celtic Chorus; 5th – General Meeting; 10th –Shamrock Club Christmas Concert; 11th – Children’s Christmas Party, 14th – Euchre; 16th – Bardic Circle; 18th – Quiz Night. Now open on Mondays with adult Irish Dance lessons!
Happy Hour every Friday from 5-7pm! 60 W. Castle Rd. Columbus 43207 614-491-4449 www.shamrockclubofcolumbus.com
Columbus – Byrne’s Pub
3rd – Wildwood, 4th – Mossy Moran, 10th – Mossy Moran, 11th – Knot Fibb’n, 17th – Slate Ridge, 18th – Yankee Celtic Consort. 1248 West 3rd Avenue 43212 www.byrnespub.com Columbus – The Claddagh – Polaris Parkway:
1st – Boudica, 3rd – KC Kurtwood, 7th – Hat Trick, 8th – The Kells, 9th – The Darryl Gatlin Show, 10th – Mossy Moran, 14th – Hat Trick, 15th – KC Kurtwood, 17th – Boudica, 21st – Hat Trick, 28th – Hat Trick, 29th – Mossy Moran, 31st – Hat Trick. 8745 Sancus Blvd. Columbus 43240 (614) 885-0100 www.claddaghirishpubs.com 585 S. Front St. Columbus 43215 (614) 224-1560.
Dayton – AOH & LAOH Events
11th – An Irish Music Hall Session. 8:00 – 11:00 p.m. AOH Hall. Kevin Graham 937-864-2641, 15th – LAOH Christmas Party. 6:00 p.m. Old Hickory Restaurant. Mary Ann Lehmann 937-256-7732 firstname.lastname@example.org , 17th – AOH Social Hour, 8:00 p.m., AOH Hall. Art Gannon 937-294-0703 email@example.com. 20th – United Irish of Dayton Meeting. 7:30 p.m. AOH Hall. Mary Laffey 937-238-7792. JFK Division #1 / Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians, Mary of the Gael, Division # 1 & Member Organizations www.aoh-dayton.org.
Toledo – AOH Lucas Co Christmas Party
4th – Lucas County Hibernian Christmas Party @ the Kelly Room of Blessed Sacrament School. Mass will be celebrated by Lucas County Hibernian chaplains, Bishop Robert Donnelly and Father Martin Donnelly. Newly elected officers of the John P. Kelly Division, AOH will be installed. Madonna Pauken will conduct a charity auction. Contact Maury Collins for more info @ 419-475-7460
Ongoing Traditional Irish Sessiúns – Bring your instruments and play along!
Akron Hibernian’s Ceili Band Sessions, Wednesdays 7:30 pm. The Akron AOH Mark Heffernan Div 2 Hall 2000 Brown St , Akron , Ohio 330-724-2083. Beginner to intermediate
Croagh Patrick’s – 2nd Tuesday of every month from 8 to 10pm
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 Every 2nd Sunday, 6 – 9 pm.
Wooster Street Center, 1124 E. Wooster St., Bowling Green, OH -2nd & 4th Monday, 7:00 to 8:00
Blarney Pub* – Toledo, 1st Saturday of the month 5-8 pm