Enjoy a wide variety of fun and entertainment during your stay at Abbeyview cottage. If you would like to book a traditional band to play live for you at Abbeyview Cottage please let us know in advance so we can have it organised. You can have a private music session or you can invite guests. Below is a list of pubs that play Irish traditional music, it's a good idea to ring the night before to confirm that they are playing. This was last updated on 16/5/2009
Impromptu Irish traditional music session in Turleys, Vicarstown most Monday nights. A scenic location on the banks of the Grand Canal. All are welcome. For further information contact, Turleys: (057 86) 25252, best time to ring is at night.
Irish Night The Horseshoe Inn, Abbeyleix
Traditional musicians come together to host an excellent evening of entertainment. All are welcome. To check in advance please contact, the Horsehoe Inn, Abbeyleix: (057 87) 31667
Tuesday and Friday Nights:
Top Nolans Kildare
Traditional Irish music is played every Tuesday and Friday night in Top Nolans, I can't find a phone number for these but if you let me know when you arrive I can ring the musicians and confirm that they are playing.
Impromtu music session in the Gandon Inn
There is an impromtu music session most Thursday nights at the Gandon Inn, Emo, Portlaoise, Co. Laois. Food is also served in the Gandon Inn and I can highly recommend it! Give them a call to beforehand just to confirm music is playing that night, their number is 057 86 26622
Dunne's bar and lounge, Stradbally, has a band every Saturday night, it's not Irish traditional music. All are welcome. For further information contact Dunnes Bar, Stradbally, Co Laois at (057 86) 25114
Fisherman's Inn, Ballybrittas.
Music is played from time to time in the Fisherman's Inn, Fisherstown, Ballybrittas, Co. Laois. Feel free to give Sean a call on (057 86) 26488 and he'll let you know what's going on. If you're lucky he'll show you how to pull a pint!! Tell him Oliver sent you:-)
If you would like to book Abbeyview Cottage you can check availability here