Out & About Ohio – March 2012
Cincinnati – Irish Heritage Center
17th – Starting after the parade, An exciting variety of Irish Entertainment; Traditional Irish Music, Sing Songs, Irish Dancers, Singers, Harpists, Fiddlers, Story Tellers, Visits from Annie Moore, Molly Malone, St Patrick, Food, Irish Art Exhibit, Irish Museum Exhibition, Irish Thatched Cottage. Library by appointment/ Genealogy for members. Tea Room by reservation. Irish Language Classes, Tuesdays 7:00 / Irish History Classes, Thursdays 6:30 P.M./ Saturday Art Classes / Children’s Saturday, Adult Tuesday Irish Dance Classes. Irish Heritage Center 3905 Eastern Avenue 513.533.0100, www.irishcenterofcincinnati.com.
Cleveland – Flanagan’s Wake is Back!
For over 100 years, the Hilarious, interactive comedy, Flanagan’s Wake, has taken you to the legendary town of Grapplin to help celebrate the life and times of the most influential Irishman since the Lucky Charms Leprechaun, the man himself, Flanagan. Hoist a few with us as we sing (badly), dance (even worse), and blunder our way (this part we’re good at) through a night of fun like no other. Every Thursday, Friday & Saturday @ 8p.m. Kennedy’s Down Under at Playhouse Square. 216.241.6000 www.playhousesquare.org
Cleveland -The Harp
14th – Chris & Tom, 17th – Boys from Co Hell, 21st – Lonesome Stars, 23rd – Kristine Jackson, 24th – Fior Gael, 28th – Chris & Tom, 30th – Chris Allen, 31st – James Wailani. 4408 Detroit Road, 44113 www.the-harp.com
Cleveland – Stone Mad
16th – Johnny Kilbane Way dedication party w The Boys From County Hell Happy Hour Show, 17th – Holleran Traditional Irish Session, Fior Gael, 18th – The Professionals Party w The Boys From County Hell, 25th Chris Allen. Live music entertainment every Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Traditional Irish Session 1st Sunday of ea/month, Happy Hour Monday-Friday 4 to 7. 1306 West 65th Street Cleveland 44102 216-281-6500
Cleveland – Flat Iron Café
16th – Diane Chittester 8-11pm, 23rd – Bald Paul’s Irish Blues Band 8-11pm, 30th – Acoustix 8pm-12am. 1114 Center Street, Cleveland 44113-2406 216. 696.6968. www.flatironcafe.com
Cleveland – Treehouse
16th – Loch Erie @9pm, March 17th – Craic Brothers @4pm Fior Gael @8pm, 18th – Hair of the Dog Party w Marys Lane, 25th – Rossi, Romano & Dickman. 820 College Avenue, Cleveland, 44113 www.treehousecleveland.com
Cleveland – PJ McIntyre’s
St. Paddy’s Day Weekend Blast: 15th – Craic Brothers, 16th – Craic, 17th – Doors open 7am, First 100 people get commemorative t-shirt. Really Big Show 9am-1pm. Marys Lane – playing all day and night! Irish Breakfast, Pipers, Dancers. 18th – Hair of the Dog w/ Mossy Moran, 23rd – Skys The Limit, 24th – Velvetshake, 29th -30th – Fast Eddie McAteer, 31st – Kreellers. 17119 Lorain Avenue, 44111 www.pjmcintyres.com
Cleveland – West Park Station
16th – Porter Sharks- HH, 17th – St. Paddy’s Day Open @7am, 23rd – My Sister Sarah 10pm, 24th – Hey Monea 10pm, 29th- Austin Walkin’ Cane- HH, 30th- & DJ Ice Cold 10pm, 31st – Trciky Dick & the Coverups 10pm. Thursday – Ladies Night w/ DJ Destro! Wednesday -Station Karaoke Challenge! Sunday – Magic Man Paul Gallagher from 6-8pm and Every Sunday MINUTE TO WIN IT 9pm 17015 Lorain Avenue Cleveland 44111 www.westparkstation.com. (216) 476-2000.
Cleveland / Rocky River – Rockliff Restaurant
16th – The New Barleycorn, 8 p.m. 2589 Wooster Road 44116-2961 (440) 333-2600
Cleveland/Lyndhurst – Claddagh Irish Pub
16th – The Richard Brentar Band 9pm, 17th – Irish Mike 9:30-2pm Richard Brentar Band 2:30-5:30, Forsythe Special 6pm-9pm Velvet Shake at 9:30-1am, 18th – Forsythe Special 2pm, 25th – Akron Ceili Band 5pm. 25389 Cedar Road, Lyndhurst, 44122 (216) 691-0534 www.claddaghirishpubs.com.
Cleveland /Olmsted Twp -West Side Irish American Club
Fish Frys Every Friday, followed by great live music. 17th – 10:30 Mass @ St. Coleman’s, Food & Entertainment at the club, 24th Traditional Irish Cabaret & Concert w/ Noel Ginnity. WSIA Club 8559 Jennings Rd. 44138 www.wsia-club.org. 440-235-5868.
Cleveland / Medina – Sully’s
16th – Marys Lane, 17th – Open @7am w/full Irish Breakfast. O’Hare School of Irish Dance, Pipe Bands, Scully, 23rd – Mossy Moran, 24th – The Other Brothers, 30th – The Kreellers, 31st – Fast Eddy. Every Tuesday 6 – 8pm Magician Paul Gallagher performs tableside. 117 West Liberty Medina, 44256 www.sullysmedina.com
Cleveland / Lakewood – Beck Center for the Arts
15th – Early Childhood ABC, 23rd-31st – The Velocity of Autumn. 17801 Detroit Avenue Lakewood 44107 (216) 521-2540 www.beckcenter.org
Cleveland / Mentor – Hooley House
16th – St Patrick’s Eve Party with Brigid’s Cross 9:30, 17th – St Patrick’s Day Open @6 am Live Entertainment all day, 30th – Itex 9:30. Every Tuesday – Open Mic w Nick Zuber, Every Wednesday – Trivia Night. 7861 Reynolds Rd Mentor www.1funpub.com (440) 942-6611.
Cleveland / Willoughby – Mullarkey’s
16th – Donegal Doggs, 17th – One More Pint 11-4, Dan McCoy 5-close. 23rd – Brendan Burt Band, 24th – Donegal Doggs, 30th – Pat Shepherd, 31st – The Terriers. Karaoke Wednesdays. Thursday Ladies Night w/ D.J. 4110 Erie Street www.mullarkeys.com
Cleveland / Willoughby – Croagh Patrick’s
13th -Biggest Irish Session, 14th -One More Pint, 15th -Michael Crawley, 16th -Scully, 17th -Kegs-n-Eggs @8am. 28th – Mickey Finns. 4857 Robinhood Drive Willoughby, 44094 (440) 946-8250. www.croaghpatrickspub.webs.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 / Avon Lake – Irish Heritage Club
17th – St. Pat’s Day Celebration, Music, Dancers, Pipers, Food, Drink Specials. Doors open @4pm. Pot Luck Mondays / Taco Tuesdays / Friday Happy Hour. 726 Avon Belden Rd. (440) 933-3413.
Cleveland / Euclid – Irish American Club East Side
16th – Irish Coffee Night w The Whiskey Island Ramblers, 17th – The Whiskey Island Ramblers, 23rd- Wally Franz, 30th – The Craic Brothers. PUB: 7:30 – 10:30. IACES 22770 Lake Shore Blvd. Euclid, 44123. 216.731.4003 www.irishamericanclubeastside.org
Cleveland / Euclid – Paddy’s Pour House
17th – St. Patrick’s Day Party and Paddy’s! Corned Beef Sandwiches and fun ALL day. 922 East 222nd Street, Euclid, 44123
Columbus – Shamrock Club Events
13th – Guest Bartending @Fado, 17th – Mass – Parade – Family Reunion – 9 Castle Close @club, 23rd – YMCA Dart Benefit, 24th – Quiz Night, 30th – Fish Fry. Happy Hour every Friday from 5-7pm! 60 W. Castle Rd. Columbus 43207 614-491-4449 www.shamrockclubofcolumbus.com
Findley – Logan’s Irish Pub
15th – Traditional Session, 16th – The Drowsy Lads, 17th – Rusty Musket, 17th – The Athen Ry, 24th – Dulahan. 2414 South Main Street, Findlay 45840 419.420.3602 www.logansirishpubfindlay.com
Youngstown/Boardman/Warren Area Live Music w Co Mayo Band
16th – Kravitz’ Deli, Belmont Ave, Youngstown, 7-10; 17th – Lanigan’s Pub, Washington St, New Castle, PA.12-3:30; 17th – Quinlan’s Irish Pub, Youngstown Rd, Niles, 5:00 till close. North Country Brewing Slippery Rock, PA , March 19, 7-10
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 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.