July 2018

(Updated 7/5/2018)

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Date Concert/Fest Location TIme Amt
July 5

Danny Burns Band with special guest, Aine O'Doherty City Winery

1350 Okie Street

Washington, DC

8pm, doors open at 6pm VIP $22

Premiere and Front Premiere $20

Bar Stool $15

click here to purchase tickets

Sept 23, 2018

Irish Heritage Day at NATS Park

Sunday, September 23 is Halfway to St. Patrick's Day at Nationals Park! Join fellow Irishmen from around the Washington DC area to support the Nationals as we take on the New York Mets.

All fans who purchase a Baseline Reserved ticket through this link will have access to a pregame festival, with food and drink samplings from around Ireland. Information regarding the pregame event will be announced prior to the game.

 

Nationals Park

Washington, DC

1:35pm $20-$60

Click Here to buy tickets

    Pub Music

Washington DC Metro Area

July 2018

   
    Virginia    
Date Event Location Time FB link
7/1-/31 Contact venue P.J. Mulligan's Public House, Herndon, VA  
7/1-31

 

Contact Venue Nana's Irish Pub, 7843 Main Street, Middletown, VA   

Formerly Irish Isle Restaurant

Music 7pm most nights
7/1-31 TBA contact venue Samuel Beckett's, Shirlington, VA 9pm  
7/6 The Rockets Celtic House, Arlington, VA 9:30 pm
7/7 The Curbfeelers Celtic House, Arlington, VA 9:30 pm  
7/13 Collective A Chord Celtic House, Arlington, VA 9:30 pm  
7/14 The Leftovers Celtic House, Arlington, VA 9:30 pm  
7/20 Cathy B & the Broadcasters Celtic House, Arlington, VA 9:30 pm  
7/21 Judge Smith Celtic House, Arlington, VA 9:30 pm  
7/27-28 Pat Garvey Celtic House, Arlington, VA 9:30 pm  
7/1-4 Pete Baker Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex, Va  
7/5-7

7/6-7

Pat Carroll

Both Sides

Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex, Va  
7/8-9

 

John McGrath Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex, Va  
7/10-14

7/13-14

Pat Garvey

The DCEivers

Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex, Va  
7/15-16

 

Nick T Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex, Va  
7/17-21

7/20-21

 

John McGrath

Both Sides

 

Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex, Va  
7/22-23 Siobhan O'Brien Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex, Va  
7/24-28

7/27

7/28

Sanford Markley

Billy Wilde

Diplomatic Immunity

Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex, Va  
7/29-30 Greg S. Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex, Va    
7/31 Martin Marron Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex, Va    
7/1 Brian Gaffney Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA 5-8pm
7/2 Trad Irish session with Brian Gaffney, Brendan Mulvihill Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA 5-8pm
7/8 Tender Polman Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA 5-8pm
7/9 Trad Irish session with Brian Gaffney, Brendan Mulvihill Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA 5-8pm
7/15 Brian Gaffney Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA  10pm-1am
7/16 Trad Irish session with Brian Gaffney, Brendan Mulvihill Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA    
7/22 Brian Gaffney Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA    
7/23 Trad Irish session with Brian Gaffney, Brendan Mulvihill Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA    
7/26 Pete BAker Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA 10pm  
7/29 Fergus & Stevie Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA    
7/1-7/27  TBA.  Not available at post time.  Contact venue. Fiona's Irish Pub, Springfield, VA 830pm-1230am  
7/28 Siobhan O'Brien Fiona's Irish Pub, Springfield, VA 830pm-1230am  
7/6-7 Sean Fleming (solo) Ireland's Four Provinces, Falls Church, Va 9-12 patio
7/13-14 TBA.  Not available at post time.  Contact Venue. Ireland's Four Provinces, Falls Church, Va 9-12 patio

 

7/17 19th Street Band (on the patio) Ireland's Four Provinces, Falls Church, Va 7:30-10:30pm  
7/20-28  TBA.  Not available at post time.  Contact Venue. Ireland's Four Provinces, Falls Church, Va 9-12 patio  
Every Mon Pub Quiz Ireland's Four Courts, Arlington, VA 9:00 pm
Every Tues Open Mike Ireland's Four Courts, Arlington, VA 9:00 pm
7/12-14 Sanford Markley Ireland's Four Courts, Arlington, VA 9:00 pm
 7/20-28 TAB.  Not available at post time.  Contact venue. Ireland's Four Courts, Arlington, VA    
Saturday afternoons Traditional Irish Session for Brunch 12pm-3pm Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 12pm-3pm
7/6-7 Pat Garvey Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 7-930pm
7/6 Juliet McConkey Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 10-close
7/13-14 Dominic Preston Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 7-930pm
7/13 Radio NV Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 10-close
7/20-21 Flying Cows of Ventry Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 7-930pm  
7/20 Hall Vote Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 10-close  
7/27-28 Brian Gaffney Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 7-930pm
7/27 Acoustic Soul Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 10-close
 7/5 Open mike with Dusty Rose The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA  
 7/6 Sky Henry Band The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA  
 7/7 Dusty Rose Trio The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA  
 7/13 Mostly Irish The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA  
 7/14 Dusty Rose Trio The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA  
 7/19 Open mike w/ Dusty Rose The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA  
 7/20  Medicine Wine The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA  
 7/21 Justin Shapiro The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA    
 7/27 Tender Polman The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA    
 7/28 Andrew Burleson Duo The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA    
Monday's Traditional Irish Sessiun Paddy Barry's Irish Pub, Tyson's Corner, VA 8pm
Wednesday's Trivia with Geeks who drink Paddy Barry's Irish Pub, Tyson's Corner, VA

 

7 - 10pm
 7/21 The Tropical Attitudes Band Paddy Barry's Irish Pub, Tyson's Corner, VA 7-11pm
 7/1-31 Other than 7/21, no live music listed at post time.  Contact venue. Paddy Barry's Irish Pub, Tyson's Corner, VA 7pm
    Maryland

July 2018

   
Friday's Traditional Irish Music & Culkin School of Irish Dance Lahinch Tavern and Grill 7-10 pm
Every Monday Pub Quiz Lahinch Tavern and Grill

7747 Tuckerman Lane, Potomac, MD

730pm  
 7/5 Gina Cocco & Friends Lahinch Tavern and Grill 7-10pm
7/6 Azeem Rocking Reggae Lahinch Tavern and Grill 7-10pm  
 7/7 Liz Springer Trio Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8-11pm  
 7/12 40 Dollar Fine Lahinch Tavern and Grill 7-10pm  
 7/13 Hurricane Howie Lahinch Tavern and Grill 7-11pm  
 7/14 Audio Fuel Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8-11pm  
7/18 19th Street Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8-11pm  
7/19 Two Man Trio Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill 7-10pm  
 7/20 Lads in the Wind Lahinch Tavern and Grill 7-10pm  
 7/21 Sligo Creek Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8-9pm  
 7/26 Steve Ragsdale Jazz Trio Lahinch Tavern and Grill 7-11 pm  
 7/27 Bruce Ewan w/ special guest  guitarist, Zach Sweeney Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8-11 pm  
 7/28 Toohey & Gott's Rye River Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8-11pm  
Every Sunday Brooks Tegler Jazz Group Irish Inn at Glen Echo, MD  
Every Monday The Irish Innmates-traditional Irish sessiun Irish Inn at Glen Echo, MD  
 7/11 (Wed) 19th Street Band Irish Inn at Glen Echo, MD 8-11pm
 7/18 Inn House Band Irish Inn at Glen Echo, MD 8-11 pm  
7/25 Siobhan O'Brien Irish Inn at Glen Echo, MD 7-10 pm  
7/1-31 Not available at post time.  Contact venue

The Irish Whisper, National Harbor (Oxon Hill, MD)

7-10pm
 

7/1-31

Not available at post time.  Contact venue.     

 Finnegan's Wake, Rockville, MD

 
Every Wed Traditional Irish Sessiun The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md  
 7/7 Misbehavin' Maidens The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md  
 7/14 John Lyon & Bryon Dorothy The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md  
 7/19 Folk Sing-In The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md 8pm
 7/21 Paul Gannon & Bob Spates The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md 8pm
7/28 Safe Harbour The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md 8 pm
Every Wed Karaoke Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD 830-11pm
Every Sunday Mary Ann Redmond Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD  
 7/5 Cory Cotter Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD  
 7/6 The Leftovers Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
 7/7 Tom Blood & Late as Usual Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
 7/8 40 Dollar Fine Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
 7/10 Sean Chyun & TK Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
7/12 Drew Stevens Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
 7/13 Battery Lane Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
7/14  Six Pack Rodeo Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
 7/15 Sanford & Lena Markely Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
 7/17 Sean Chyun & TK Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
7/20 The DCEivers Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
7/21 Chute Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
7/24 Sean Chyun & TK Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
7/26 Nick & Jr. Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
7/27 Battery Lane Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
7/28 In Da Meantime Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
7/29 The Mary Ann Redmond Band w/ Liz Brianes Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
Every Wed  Trivia Kings Molloy's Irish Pub and Grill, Crofton, MD  
7/1-31 TBA.  Contact venue.  Not available at post time. Molloy's Irish Pub and Grill, Crofton, MD 930pm
Every Tues Trad Irish Sessiun McGinty's, Silver Spring, MD  
Every Wed Karaoke McGinty's, Silver Spring, MD  
Every Thurs Live Local Music McGinty's, Silver Spring, MD  
Every Sun Live Irish Music from 4-8pm Galway Bay, Annapolis, MD 4:00-8:00 pm
Every Wed Irish Sessiun Galway Bay, Annapolis, MD 8pm
 7/6 Ray Weaver Galway Bay, Annapolis, MD 7-11
 7/8 Pat Garvey Galway Bay, Annapolis, MD 4-8pm
 7/15 Seamus Keller Galway Bay, Annapolis, MD 4-8pm
 7.22 Ray Weaver Galway Bay, Annapolis, MD 4-8pm  
7/27 Ray Weaver Galway Bay, Annapolis, MD 7-11pm  
 7/28 Ray Weaver Galway Bay, Annapolis, MD 4-8 pm
7/6  Pete Best Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD  830pm-1230am
7/7 Mike Sharp Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD  830pm-1230am
 7/13 Seamus Kelleher Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 830pm
7/14 Andrew Bell Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 8:30-12:30am
7/17 TIPSC Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 7
 7/20 Ray Weaver Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 830pm  
 7/32 Kristi Allen Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 830pm  
7/27 John Luskey Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 830pm  
 7/28 The Drinker & the Scholar Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 830 pm  
7/5  Ray Weaver Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 7-11pm
7/6  Dana B Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8pm
 7/7 Jocelyn Faro Duo Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8-12am
 7/11 Larry Lay Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD  
 7/12 Sean Suttell Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 7-11pm
7/13 Sean Owens Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 7pm
 7/14 Zach Ambrose Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8-12am  
 7/18 Larry Lay Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 6=0pm  
 7/19 Drew Vervan Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 7-11pm  
 7/20 Eric Scott & Doug Segree Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8-12pm  
 7/21 Amber North Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8-12pm  
 7/25 Larry Lay Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 6-9pm  
 7/26 Ray WEaver Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 7-11pm  
 7/27 Mark O' Dell Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD    
7/28  Acoustic TK's Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD    
7/4 

7/5

John Luskey

Ray Weaver

Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 2-5pm

 

5-9pm

 

 
 7/6

7/6

Just Us

Melanie Vanderlee

Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 6-10pm

8-12am

 
 7/7 Jocelyn Faro Duo Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD

8-12am

 
 7/13 Three of a Kind

Melanie Vanderlee

Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 8-12pm  
 7/14 Vickie Roberts Band

Seamus Kelleher

Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 8=12

6-10

 
 7/19 Ray WEaver Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 6-10pm  
7/20 Shelli & Kurt

Melanie Vanderlee

Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD

 

6-10pm

8-12am

 
7/21 Ray Weaver


Dana B

Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 6-10pm

8-12 am

 

 
7/25 Ray Weaver Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 6-10pm  
7/26 Open mike night Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD    
7/27 Melanie & Kurt

Michelle Vanderlee

Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD

 

6-10pm

8-12am

 
7/28 Ray Weaver benefit event

Just Us

Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD

 

2-6pm

6=10pm

 
7/29 Jim Wockenfuss Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 3-7pm  
 Music sometimes Live music.  Contact venue Duffy's Irish Pub, Washington, DC  
7/1-7 John McGrath the Dubliner, Wash, DC Sun-Th 730pm, Fr-Sat 830pm
7/8-14 Brian Gaffney the Dubliner, Wash, DC Sun-Th 730pm, Fr-Sat 830pm
7/15-21

 

Pat Garvey the Dubliner, Wash, DC Sun-Th 730pm, Fr-Sat 830pm
7/22-28 Fergus & Stevie the Dubliner, Wash, DC Sun-Th 730pm, Fr-Sat 830pm  
7/29-31 Brian Gaffney the Dubliner, Wash, DC Sun-Th 730pm, Fr-Sat 830pm  
Every Tues Trivia Kings Irish Channel, Washington, DC 9pm
Every Wed District Trivia Irish Channel, Washington, DC 9pm
 7/5-7 Brian Gaffney Irish Channel, Washington, DC 9pm
 7/12-14 Pete Baker Irish Channel, Washington, DC 9pm
7/19-21 Conor Malone Irish Channel, Washington, DC 9pm
7/26 Aine O'Doherty Irish Channel, Washington, DC 9pm
 7/27 Siobhan O'Brien Irish Channel, Washington, DC    
7/28 Whisky Promise Irish Channel, Washington, DC    
7/1-31 Not available at post time.  Contact venue  Kirwan's on the Wharf

749 Wharf Street SW, DC

New pub opened Oct 2017, owned by Mark Kirwan of Samuel Beckett's, Shirlington, VA
Every Thur Local artist Fado Irish Pub, Washington, DC  
Every Sat Live Music Local Bands Fado Irish Pub, Washington, DC  
7/26 Brian Gaffney Nanny O'Brien's, Washington, DC    
 7/3-5 The Ruffians Rira, Georgetown, DC 930pm
 7/10-7/12 Just the Tipperary Rira, Georgetown, DC  930pm
 7/17-19 The Basket House Band Rira, Georgetown, DC 930pm
7/24-26 Crawley & Hopper Rira, Georgetown, DC    
7/31-8/1 Sean McNally & Matt Mancuso Rira, Georgetown, DC