What’s the Craic? Out & About Irish America

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Brooklyn – Hooley House!
2 – Almost Famous,  9 – Grunge DNA,  16 – Disco Inferno, 17 – Faction. 10310 Cascade Crossing, Brooklyn 216-362-7700.


5 Points Coffee & Tea
No events sent to us. 3600 West Park Road. Cleveland, Oh 44111    

The Harp
No events sent to us. 4408 Detroit Road, 44113

Flat Iron Café
2nd – Thorne Musica 7-10pm, 9th – Cats on Holiday 6:30-9:30pm, 16th – Erin Neal & the Chill Factors 7-10pm, 23rd – Becky Boyd & Kristine Jackson 7-10pm, 30th – Jim & Eroc Classic Rock Duo 7-10pm. 1114 Center St.  Cleveland 44113-2406 216. 696.6968.

No events sent to us. 820 College Avenue, Cleveland, 44113

PJ McIntyre’s
No events sent to us. 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
No events sent to us. 1148 Main Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44113.

Flannery’s Pub
No events sent to us. 323 East Prospect, Cleveland 44115 216.781.7782

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.  

Irish American Club East Side
3rd – Movie Night: The Bells of St. Mary’s; 10th – Breakfast w Santa; 31st – Dublin Ball Drop. PUB: 7:30 – 10:30. IACES 22770 Lake Shore Blvd. Euclid, 44123. 216.731.4003

Plank Road Tavern
No events sent to us. Happy Hour: M-F 4-7, Sat 12-6. Open Sessiún Every Thursday 7-10, ½ Off Wings, $1 off drinks. $3 Guinness and Jamieson. 16719 Detroit Avenue, 44107 

Medina / Montrose
2- The Other Brothers, 3- Crawley and Sofranko, 9- Nathan Henry, 10- Cosmik Debris, 16- The Island Doctor, 17- The New Barleycorn, 23- The Music Men (Music Trivia), 30- Smug Saints, 31- Irish New Year with The New Barleycorn 4-7pm. 117 West Liberty Medina, 44256

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

Hooley House
2nd – Phil-n-the-Blanks, 9th – Country Redford, 17th – Abbey Rodeo. 7861 Reynolds Rd Mentor (440) 942-6611. 

Olmsted Twp
West Side Irish American Club
1st & 8th – Ceili Dancing 7-9P; 4th – Children’s Christmas Party, Michelle Quinlan 216-548-8063; 8th – Forever Young Christmas Luncheon, Mary Ellen Grealis 440-235-4164; 14th – Celtic Angels Concert, John O’Brien 216-375-2890; 15th -General Meeting 7P. Great live music and food in The Pub every Friday.  WSIA Club 8559 Jennings Rd. 44138 440-235-5868.
Cleveland St. Pat’s / St. Jarlath’s GAA
Always defer to the team’s WhatsApp group chat or calendar on for updates. New players always welcome. West Side Irish American Club 8559 Jennings Road, Olmsted Township, OH 44138. 

Rocky River
No events sent to us. HAPPY HOUR: Monday Thru Friday 2pm – 7pm! $2 off drafts / $2 off liquor / $1 off wine 19500 Center Ridge Rd, Rocky River, OH 44116 (440) 990-7468

Casey’s Irish Imports
No events sent to us.. 440-33-8383. 19626 Center Ridge Road

Valley City
No events sent to us. Join us for Brunch EVERY SUNDAY. Great food, atmosphere, staff and fun. 6757 Center Road Valley City, 44280 

Hooley House
2-Abby Normal & the Detroit Lean 10-The New Barleycorn  16-Cats on Holiday Duo. 24940 Sperry Dr Westlake 44145. (440) 835-2890

Nora’s Public House
No events sent to us. 4054 Erie Street, Willoughby 44094. 
Wild Goose
No events sent to us. 4114 Erie Street, Willoughby 44094

Shamrock Club Events
No events sent to us. Happy Hour every Friday from 5-7pm! 60 W. Castle Rd. Columbus 43207 614-491-4449    

Tara Hall
Live Music starts at 8pm. 2nd – Mad Maudlin, 9th – The Pints, 16th – Dec. B-Day Nite w/ Eamonn & Seamus & Friends, 23rd – Scott Partika & Thomas Wetmore, 30th – Bob Ford & Friends. Tara Hall 274 E. Innis Ave. Columbus, 43207 614.444.5949.

Toledo Irish American Club
10thThe Finns Live from Ireland Zoom show into Manhattan’s Restaurant, 6:30 p.m.  Tickets avail on Eventbright. Great music & Craic. 601 Monroe Street, Toledo 43604   

27th – AOH – Joseph T. Nalley, Sr. Div. 6 Mahoning County hosting the AOH Irish Invitational Golf Outing. 1st flight 8:30 am / 2nd Flight 1:30pm. Duck Creek Golf Course, Warren OH. $85.00 p/person. Hole Sponsors $50.00 & $100.00. Lunch Sponsors $250.00.  (330) 550-4469, Mark Klacik. 


Fiddler’s Hearth
Mon: Open Irish Music Session 7ish; Tue: Open Old Timey Music Session 7ish;Wed:  Open Mic – 7:30pm – 9:30pm, sign-up 6:30pm. 127 North Main Street South Bend, IN. 44601. 574.232.2853  


PICT Classic Theatre
No events sent to us.Season Subscriptions & Single tickets for all of our shows are now on sale: ONLINE: ; PHONE: 412-561-6000 x207; MAIL: PO Box 8168, Pittsburgh, PA 15217. [email protected]  

Gaelic Arts Society of Pittsburgh
2nd – Annual Christmas Party @Holiday Inn Express 875 Greentree Parkway Center 15220 5:30 to 10.  [email protected] or  [email protected].

Pittsburgh Ceili Club
4th – Christmas Party! 2 to 7 @Fox Chapel Yacht Club w Corned Beef & Curry playing. [email protected].

Riley’s Pour House
No events sent to us.
215 East Main Street. Carnegie, PA 15106

McFadden’s Pittsburgh
No events sent to us.Catering, Party Room & More. 211 N. Shore Drive Pittsburgh, PA 15212.

Mullaney’ Harp & Fiddle
No events sent to us. Sat: Live Music starts @7:30. For up-to-date music sched: Facebook: @mullaneysharpandfiddle2329 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA. 15222

No events sent to us. Contact PittsburghGAA for more info: [email protected]

The Ancient Order of Hibernians/Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians
Division 1
6th – AOH Division 1 Communion Breakfast 10:00 am Mass then Breakfast & Awards Ceremony.  $30. South Hills Country Club 4305 Brownsville Road Pittsburgh, Pa.  15236. Reservations:  Rich O’Malley (412) 401-3945 [email protected]

Division 4 (North Hills)
Christmas Basket Raffle – Tickets $5 ea. Contact Patrick O’Brien.  or Bob Parry (724-933-0427). 
Division 21 William R. Murphy (Garfield) No events sent to us.
Division 23 (Lawrenceville) No events sent to us.
Division 32 Sean McBride (Carnegie) No events sent to us.
Maud Gonne
10th – Pointsetta Plant Sale, See LAOH Facebook or website.
Daughters of Erin
$100 Club Raffle Ticket. Drawing, winner every Monday in 2023. Marilyn Ruffner (412) 680-6334.

Traditional Irish Social Dance Opportunities:

Tuesdays 8-10 pm, set dancing lessons, St. Clarence Church, North Olmsted, OH.

Tuesdays 8-10 pm Lessons @7:15. Sessiún Musicians, Dance Caller w/ Pittsburgh Ceili Club.  Mullaney’s Harp & Fiddle Strip District Pittsburgh, PA. [email protected] 

Wednesdays 7-9 pm set dancing lessons: Irish American Club – East Side Euclid, OH;

West Side Irish American Club, Olmsted Twp, OH. [email protected] 


  • Gormley’s Pub – 2nd Sunday of the month, 5 to 8. 19500 Center Ridge Road, Rocky River, OH 44116
  • The Magic Tree Pub & Eatery – 3rd Sunday of the month, 5:30 to 7:30 7463 South Avenue, Boardman, Ohio 44512
  • The 1035 Club 1stSaturday of the month 1-3. 1035 Bridge Street upstairs, Ashtabula, OH 44004
  • The Harp – 1stFriday of every month, 9pm 4408 Detroit, Cleveland 44113
  • Otie’s Tavern – Tuesdays 7-9. 5344 Center Street, Hilliard, OH 43206
  • Logan’s Irish Pub – 3rd Wednesday of the month, 7:30 414 S. Main Street, Findlay, OH 45840
  • Plank Road – Thursdays 7 – 10. All ages and experience welcome 16719 Detroit Road, Lakewood, OH 44107
  • Spoon Market & Deli – every Thursday, 7-9 PM, all are welcome, 144 W Liberty St., Wooster, OH 44691
  • Dempsey’s – Fridays: 8-10. 346 S. High Street Columbus, OH 43215

Irish Language Classes:

  • Introductory to intermediate level, Tuesdays, 6:15 -8 p.m. P.J. McIntyre’s Irish Pub 17119 Lorain Road, Cleveland, OH 44111
  • Introductory to intermediate level, Thursdays 7:00 p.m., 745 Pleasant Ridge Ave
    Bexley, OH 43209

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