Out & About Ohio FANtastic Music and Events in May

Out & About Ohio Things to Do in May 2019 

Brooklyn – Hooley House!

10th– Grunge DNA 9:30pm. 10310 Cascade Crossing, Brooklyn 216-362-7700.

ALL under Cleveland;

5 Points Coffee & Tea

3600 West Park Road. Cleveland, Oh 44111    

The Harp

1st– Chris & Tom 7p, 3rd– The Kilroy’s Session 8p, 4th– The Porter Sharks 8p The Harp 20thAnniversary Party begins at 8pm, 8th– Lonesome Stars 7p, 10th– Chris Allen 8p, 11th-The Auld Pitch 8p, 15th– Chris & Tom 7p, 17th– Kelly Wright 8p, 18th– Ballinloch 8p, 22nd– Chris & Tom 7p, 24thRachel Brown 8p, 25thKristine Jackson 8p. 4408 Detroit Road, 44113

Flat Iron Café

3rd– Becky Boyd & Claudia Miller 7-10pm, 10th– Blues Chronicles 7-10pm, 17th– Donal O’Shaughnessy 7-11pm, 24th– Jimmy-O 6-10pm, 31st– Thor Platter Band 7-10pm

1114 Center St.  Cleveland 44113-2406 216. 696.6968.


5th– Sammie Butler; 12th– Ray Flanagan; 19th – Jarmaine Yelder; 26th – Michael Crawley Trio. 820 College Avenue, Cleveland,

PJ McIntyre’s

1st- Monthly Pub Quiz-w Mike D, 3rd- Yellow Delicious, 4th- Ace Molar, Stop in for the Kentucky Derby. 5th- Cinco De Mayo Party, 10th- DJ Shamrock Shake, 15th- Old Time Music, 18th- West Awake, 22nd –  Seamus Kellegher Irish Rock, Guitar, Comedy- all in one, 24th- Andrew McManus Happy Hour Gig, 27th-  Happy Memorial Day ~  Check out the new Spin The Irish Whiskey Wheel; & ask how to join “ PJ’s Exclusive Wall of Jame!”

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 Parties & Events in our Bridgie Ned’s Irish Parlor Party Room. 17119 Lorain Road, 44111. www.pjmcintyres.com216-941-9311.

Music Box Supper Club

19th– The Black Donnellys. 1148 Main Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44113.
Flannery’s Pub

 323 East Prospect, Cleveland 44115 216.781.7782

Avon Lake

Ahern Banquet Center

Ahern Banquet Centeris booking weddings and special events.  Call Tony Ahern / Lucy Balser @ 440-933-9500.  726 Avon Belden Rd, Avon Lake  44012. 


Irish American Club East Side

10th– Kevin McCarthy, 17th– Loch Erie. PUB: 7:30 – 10:30. IACES 22770 Lake Shore Blvd. Euclid, 44123. 216.731.4003


Plank Road Tavern

Open SessiúnEvery Thursday 7 – 10.  $3 Guinness and Jamieson. 16719 Detroit Avenue, 44107

Medina / Montrose


3rd– The Island Doctor, 4th– Smug Saints 9pm, 10th– The Other Brothers, 11th– Brother Crowe, 17th– West Awake, 18th– The New Barleycorn, 24th– Westside Steve, 25th– Music Men, 31st– Mossy Moran. 117 West Liberty Medina, 44256

Hooley House Montrose

145 Montrose West Avenue Copley, Oh 44321 (234)


Hooley House
17th– Old Skool 9:30pm, 18th– Abbey Rodeo 8pm.7861 Reynolds Road Mentor 942-6611.

Olmsted Twp

West Side Irish American Club

4th – Kentucky Derby Party starts 2hrs before Race: Prizes, 50/50 Raffle: George at 440-235-9697, 10th– Spring Ceili Dance, 11th– Adult Gaelic Football Tournament, 12th– Mother’s Day Mass & Breakfast 10:00AM Must have Reservations: John O’Brien Sr. 216-375-2890, 24th– 11thAnnual Steve Mulloy Reverse Raffle: Brendan 216-262-6496. Great live music and food in The Pub every Friday.  WSIA Club 8559 Jennings Rd. 44138 440-235-5868.

 Rocky River


3rd– Andrew McManus, 4th– Chris Allen, 9th– The New Barleycorn, 10th– Crosswinds, 15th– Achill Crossing, 17th– Katy & OC, 18th– Jeff Varga, 24th– No Strangers Here, 30th – Mossy Moran. 19500 Center Ridge Rd, Rocky River, OH 44116 (440) 

Valley City


4 – Lego Legros, 11 – Furious George, 18 – Crooked Trio, 25 – Nathan Henry. Join us for Brunch EVERY SUNDAY. Great food, atmosphere, staff and fun. 6757 Center Road Valley City,


Hooley House

10th– Mourning Glory 8pm, 17th– The Feedbacks 9pm, 24th– Morrison McCarthy 6pm, 25th– New Barleycorn 8:30pm, 31 – Mickey Dodgers from NYC 8:30pm. 24940 Sperry Dr Westlake 44145.
(440) 835-2890


Shamrock Club Events

2nd – General Meeting, 3rd – Quiz Night, 5th – General Meeting, 9th – Blood Drive, 15th – Irish Music Festival,   15th – Horseshoe League, 22nd – Horseshoe League, 27th – Worthington Memorial Day Parade, 29th – Horseshoe League, 29th – Dulahan, 30th – General Meeting

Happy Hour every Friday from 5-7pm! 60W. Castle Rd. Columbus 43207 614-491-4449    

Tara Hall

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 Irish Social Dancing with the Cleveland Ceili Club         

The Cleveland Ceili Club promotes the musical traditions of Ireland by providing 

opportunities for adults to enjoy traditional Irish music and dance.

Set dancing lessons, Tuesdays 7:30-9:30 pm, St. Clarence Church, North Olmsted Wednesdays 7-9 pm, Irish American Club – East Side

Ceili dancing lessons, Thursdays May 2, 9, 20,  West Side Irish American Club.

Spring Ceili, May 10, 8 PM, West Side Irish American Club

Traditional music by the Portersharks, $10.00, under 18 free 

For more information, contact [email protected] or find us on Facebook

 Ongoing Traditional Irish Sessiúns – Bring your instruments and play along!

  • Unitarian Universalist Church of Fairlawn, 3300 Morewood Dr. 7:30 p,m Wednesdays.  All skill levels welcome.  
  • Bardic Circle @The Shamrock Club of ColumbusBeginner – friendly, intermediate level Irish session meeting every other Thursdays 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
  • Briquette’s – 1stSaturday of the month, 2 -4 pm. Ashtabula on the Harbor
  • The Harp – 1stFriday of every month, 9pm. 4408 Detroit, Cleveland
  • Logan’s Irish Pub – 3rd Wednesday of the month, 414 S. Main St., Findlay, 7:30 pm
  • Plank Road – Every Thursday 7 – 10. All ages and experience welcome. 16719 Detroit Road, Lakewood, 44107
  • Tara Hall-Traditional Irish music w General Guinness Band & Friends 2ndFriday 8:00 – 11:00pm. 274 E. Innis Ave. Columbus, 43207 614.444.5949.
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