Shenanigans in the Green Season

Out & About Ohio March 2020

Flanagan’s Wake is Back!

The Hilarious Interactive Irish Wake is Every Friday & Saturday at 8pm and Kennedy’s Theatre at Playhouse Square, Downtown Cleveland. 216-241-6000 or 866-546-1353

Other Attractions About Town:
 (Uilleann pipes, fiddle)

2nd – Cuyahoga County Library, Fairview Park 7 pm.

Celtic Voyage; Journey to the New World (Uilleann pipes w/orchestra & chorale)

27th –  Bay Presbyterian Church, Bay Village, 7:30 pm; 28th – Medina Presbyterian Church, Medina, Ohio 7:30 pm. (tickets/info:

Mad Macs
14th – Mullarkey’s Pub Willoughby 9:00pm; 15th – Hellreigal’s Painesville 4:30pm; 17th – Mullarkey’s Willoughby 1:00; 17th – East Side Irish American Club 7:30.

Brooklyn – Hooley House!

6th – Velvet Shake 9:00pm, 14th – Abbey Rodeo 8:00pm, 17th – St. Patrick’s Day Party. 10310 Cascade Crossing, Brooklyn 216-362-7700.

ALL under Cleveland;

5 Points Coffee & Tea

3600 West Park Road. Cleveland, Oh 44111     

The Harp

4408 Detroit Road, 44113

Flat Iron Café

5th – Personalized Pint Guinness Promotion 6-7pm, 6th – Groove Train 7-10pm, 13th – Chad Hoffman 7-10pm, 17th – Open 7am! Donal O’Shaughnessy, 2nd floor 11am till the Guinness runs out! Free shuttle service to The Parade. 20th – Ballinloch 7-10pm, 27th – Thor Platter Band 7-10pm. 1114 Center St.  Cleveland 44113-2406 216.696.6968.


1st – G.S. Harper: 8th – Top Hat Black; 15th – Cats on Holiday; 17th – Craic Brothers (double set); 18th – Marys Lane; 22nd– Marina Strah; 29th – Joe Bell. 820 College Avenue, Cleveland, 44113

PJ McIntyre’s

6th, 13th, 20th, 27th – Lenten Fish Fry Every Friday – Voted #1 in Cleveland! 10th – Kiwanis Dining for Dollars; 12th – St. Mark’s St. Baldrick’s Celebrity Bartending 6-10; 13th – Shindig; 14th -Green Mile Beer Crawl during Day, Music by Pat Shepard, then Velvetshake; 15th – Sunday McFunday w/ Shindig, 16th – St. Practice Day Party Music by Half Craic’d; 17th – Happy St. Patrick’s Day – open @7am, 1st 100 people get an authentic Collector’s Item t-shirt – PJ’s was Voted Best Place to Spend Your St. Paddy’s Day – Music By Marys Lane plus pipers, dancers, Irish Breakfast; 18th – Hair of the Dog Party: Mossy Moran, Free Trip to Ireland Drawing @7pm Must be Present to win: Flite for 2 or 2k in cash. 20th – Patrick J & the Jazz Guys; 21st – East Wind; 28th – Faction

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. 216-941-9311.

Music Box Supper Club

4- MR. JIMMY Led Zepplin Revival, 5- Kevin Griffin, 7- Peace Frog Doors Tribute, 8- The Kilroys Irish Brunch, 9- Raul Malo, 10- Kasim Sulton’s Utopia, 15- Portersharks St. Pats Brunch, 16- Kat Edmonson, 20- Ronnie Baker Brooks & Coco Montoya, 24- Dweezil Zappa, 26- Swearingen & Kelli: Fire & Rain,  31- James McMurtry. 1148 Main Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44113.
Flannery’s Pub

7th – Walkin’ Cane, 17th – St. Patrick’s Day w The Boys from Co Hell 1-6pm, 20th – New Barleycorn Survivor Party, 21st – Chris Allen, 28th – Brent Kirby. 323 East Prospect, Cleveland 44115 216.781.7782

Avon Lake

Ahern Banquet Center

17th – Sober Seventeenth, family-friendly & alcohol-free with Irish music & dance, James Kilbane, McNamara & Hearn, Reece Calovini, and the Brady-Campbell School of Irish Dance. 5pm to 8pm.

Ahern Banquet Center is 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

1 – West Awake after Corned Beef Dinner, 6 – Half Craic’d (Fish Fry), 8 – No Strangers Here after Family Day,  9 – General Membership Meeting with Parade Units, 12 – Dreams of Freedom from Ireland ($12),  13 – Loch Erie (Fish Fry), 14 – Craic (Guinness and Harp Night), 16 – Marys Lane (Irish Coffee Night), 17 – Mass (10:00), Parade (1:04), McGill Entertainment (2-6) , Mad Macs @ 6:30 -10:30, 20 – Kennedy and Riley (Fish Fry), 27 – Flashbaxx (Fish Fry). PUB: 7:30 – 10:30. IACES 22770 Lake Shore Blvd. Euclid, 44123. 216.731.4003


Plank Road Tavern

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

Medina / Montrose


6- The New Barleycorn, 7- Music Men, 12- The Druids 7pm, 13- Andrew McManus, 14- Mossy Moran, 17- Loch Erie all day starting @1:15pm, 20- Nathan Henry, 21- Dulahan, 27- Smug Saints, 28- West Awake

Join us Saturday & Sunday mornings for English Premier Soccer League Watch Party!  Check for schedules. Open at 7am on St. Patrick’s Day!

117 West Liberty Medina, 44256

Hooley House Montrose

145 Montrose West Avenue Copley, Oh 44321 (234) 466-0060


Hooley House

7th – Abby Normal & The Detroit Lean 9:00pm, 13th – Post Road 9:00pm, 17th – St. Patrick’s Day Party. 7861 Reynolds Rd Mentor (440) 942-6611.

Olmsted Twp:

West Side Irish American Club

Fish Fry Every Friday in March: 5:30 – 8pm; 5th, 12th & 26 – Ceili Dance; 7th – Pre-St. Patrick’s Day Dance 7pm -midnight w/ Marys Lane, Presentation of the 2020 honorees. Tickets: Helen 216-251-4075; 14th  – 15th Annual Claddagh Ball 6pm – midnight Sean Fleming Showband

Tickets: Kathleen Chambers 440-427-0858; 17th – Mass @St Colman’s, Parade, Food provided by Brennan’s at Club 3:30 – 7pm, Reilly & Kennedy @ 5:30; 28th – Steak Shoot in the Pub 7pm. Great live music and food in The Pub every Friday. WSIA Club 8559 Jennings Rd. 44138 440-235-5868.

Rocky River


6th – Thor Platter, 8th – Irish Session, 11th – Guinness Glass Engraving, 13th – Katy & OC, 27th – Pat Shepard. 19500 Center Ridge Rd, Rocky River, OH 44116 (440) 990-7468 

Kent Stage

4th – We Banjo 3. Show @8pm, Doors open @7. The Kent Stage 175 East Main Street in Downtown Kent. Tickets/info or 330-677-5005.

17th – Hibernians of Toledo Annual Family Friendly St. Patrick’s Day Party, 4pm~10pm, Sr. Clement Hall Jigg’s dinner, live Irish music & dancing, beverages and Happy the Clown for the kids.  $5 admission. 2990 Tremainsville Rd. Toledo.

Valley City


Join us for Brunch EVERY SUNDAY. Great food, atmosphere, staff and fun. 6757 Center Road Valley City, 44280


Hooley House

7th – The New Barleycorn 8:00pm, 12th – Ladies Night w/ Disco Inferno 8:00pm, 13th – Billy Morris & the Sunset Strip 9:00pm, 17th – St. Patrick’s Day Party. Sperry Dr Westlake 44145. (440) 835-2890.


Shamrock Club Events

1st – Mass & General Meeting; 6th – Fish Fry; 9th – Irishman of the Year Party @ Byrne’s Pub; 13th – Proclamation Day & Irish Family Reunion; 13th Fish Fry; 13th Mossy Moran; 15th – Mass & General Meeting; 17th – Columbus St. Patrick’s Day Parade; 17th – Hooligans; 17th – Rice Bros.; 20th – Fish Fry; 27th – Fish Fry. Happy Hour every Friday from 5-7pm! 60 W. Castle Rd. Columbus 43207 614-491-4449    

Tara Hall

6th Fialla; 13th Proclamation Day, Doors 1pm, Music 3 – 10pm; 17thFialla Doors 1pm, Music 2:30pm; 20th March Birthday Night w/The Hooligans & Friends Potluck @7pm, bring a side or snack to share! Traditional Irish music w General Guinness Band & Friends 2nd Friday 8:00 – 11:00pm. No Cover. 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, March 5, 12, 26 at 7-9 pm, West Side Irish American Club

Save the date–Spring Ceili, Friday, April 17, West Side American Club

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


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

  • 13th – Steele Mansion & Inn Open Irish Sessiún. 6-8 p.m. All Musicians and public welcome. 348 Mentor Ave. Painesville, Ohio. Contact Sheldon Firem [email protected]
  • Unitarian Universalist Church of Fairlawn, 3300 Morewood Dr. 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays.  All skill levels welcome.  
  • Bardic Circle @The Shamrock Club of Columbus Beginner – friendly, intermediate level Irish session meeting every other Thursdays 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
  • Briquette’s – 1st Saturday of the month, 2 -4 pm. Ashtabula on the Harbor
  • The Harp – 1st Friday of every month, 9pm. 4408 Detroit, Cleveland
  • Logan’s Irish Pub – 3rd Wednesday of the month, 414 S. Main St., Findlay, 7:30 p.m.
  • 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 2nd Friday 8:00 – 11:00pm. 274 E. Innis Ave. Columbus, 43207 614.444.5949.

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