January 2019

(Updated 1/15/2019)

Contact Venue first to double check event, as changes may occur.  Location is linked to venue website, which is underlined. All information was obtained from venue websites as of the above date.  Please contact venue if entertainment information is missing from the below list. or if you see "TBA" which means venue did not post their music for that particular month or night.  If you would like your Irish pub entertainment to be listed on this monthly update, and your Irish pub is in the Washington, DC metro area, please email: musiclinkco@msn.com at least 1 week prior to the month you want displayed, to ensure your music schedule is included on the monthly IrishUSA DC metro area Irish pub updates.  If you have an Irish concert occurring somewhere within the Washington DC metro area, please email me as soon in advance of the concert as you can, and include venue link, Artist name/link, Ticket price/ link and date of your Irish concert event.  There is no charge to have your Irish event or pub music listed on IrishUSA.  The only request, is to provide a reciprocal link from your promotional website of your event. so we are all connected!

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Date Concert/Fest Location TIme Amt
1/13-Harp & Fiddle-Sunday, 3:30pm-7:30pm, Bethesda, MD

1/20-College Park Knights of Columbus, 3:30pm-7:30pm, 9450 Cherry Hill Road

1/27-Molloy's Irish Pub, 3:30-7:30onm 1053 Rte 3 North, Gambrills, MD

2/17-Kelly's Irish Times, DC-4th Street, 3:30pm-7:30pm

2/24-Irish Channel DC-224 H Street, 3;30-7:30pm

3/3-Ireland's Four Courts, 2051 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA, 3:30-7:30pm

DC St. Pat's Parade Sunday Fundraisers in 2019, to support the 50th anniversary of the parade in March 2020.

DC St. Pat's Parade 2019 Fundraiser schedule for 2020 50th yr parade

Various pubs on Sunday afternoons 3:30pm-7:30pm Requested donation at the door of $5 pp.
1/13/2019 (Sunday)

Maggie's Celtic Celebration for the New Year.  Featuring:  Laura Byrne, Paul Oorts, Karen Ashbrook, Jimmy Eagan,  Seth Kibel, Josh Dukes, and the Culkin Live Irish Step Dancers! Ramshead Tavern

Annapolis, MD

 

4pm $25 per person

 

Click here for tickets

 

1/18/2019 (Friday)

 

O'Malley's March Gypsy Sally's

3401 K. Street NW (Water St)

Wash, DC

7pm doors

8pm show

Tickets $18 plus fees

Click here to purchase tix

1/21/2019 (Monday)

Danny Burns

 "North Country" 

New Album Release Party!

Click here to read "Rolling Stone's" great review of Danny Burns new album!

 

Jammin Java

227 Maple Ave

Vienna, VA

7pm $15 General Admission

Click here to buy tix

1/23/2019 (Wednesday)

Danny Burns

 "North Country" 

New Album Release Party!

Click here to read "Rolling Stone's" great review of Danny Burns new album!

Ramshead Tavern

Annapolis, MD

 

8pm $25 per person

Click here for tickets

1/24/2019 (Thursday)

Danny Burns

 "North Country" 

New Album Release Party!

Click here to read "Rolling Stone's" great review of Danny Burns new album!

City Winery (Wine Garden)

1350 Okie St

Washington, DC

Doors 630pm

Show 8 pm

$17 per person.

Click this link for tix.

1/26/2019

Gaelic Storm Bright Box Theater

Winchester, VA

8-1030pm $30 Adv, $35 Door

Click here for Tickets

1/27/2019 (Sunday)

"The Kingston Trio"

60th Anniversary National Tour!

Click this link for the 60 yr history of the Kingston Trio on Wikipedia!

The Birchmere

Alexandria, VA

7:30pm Tickets $45 each/plus fees

Click here to purchase tickets

1/27/2019

Gaelic Storm Ramshead Tavern

Annapolis, MD

1pm $40 all ages

Click here for tickets

1/27/2019

 

Gaelic Storm Ramshead Tavern

Annapolis, MD

8pm $40 age 21+

Click here for tickets

 

1/29-30, 2019

Gaelic Storm The Birchmere

Alexandria, VA

 

7:30pm

2 nights

Jan 29th

Jan 30th

Tickets $35 each/plus fees

Click here for 1/29/19 Tickets

Click here for 1/30/19 Tickets

2/17/2019 (Sunday eve)

Derek Warfield & the Young Wolfe Tones Paddy Barry's Irish Pub

8150 Leesburg Pike (Rte 7) Tyson's Corner, VA

 

Free parking in covered garage connected to the storefront, with entrance from the garage. (2 levels)

5pm concert

430pm, Irish dancers

Tickets $25 per person admittance.

Call 703-883-2000 for tickets and concert reservations!  Or, you can click this link to purchase tickets online

Limited seating!

2/17/2019 (Sunday)

Young Dubliners Ramshead Tavern

Annapolis, MD

1pm Tickets $22 per person

Click here for tickets!

2/18/2019  (Monday)

 

Derek Warfield & the Young Wolfe Tones, w/ Peter Brice & Friends,

"SESSIUN" in the Pub!!

Galway Bay

63 Maryland Ave

Annapolis, MD

7pm til late

Join sessiun w/ Derek Warfield, & the Young Wolfe Tones w/ Peter Brice & Friends

No cover, & no reservations required
2/19/2019 (2 shows on Tuesday!)

Derek Warfield & the Young Wolfetones Killarney House

Davidsonville, MD

3:00-5pm (history of Irish music concert)

 

7:30pm

Tickets

(3-5pm) $25 includes Irish dinner menu.  Contact 410-798-8700 for reservations.  Limited seating!

 

(7:30 pm show below)

$25 admission only.  Food & drink available for purchase

Call 410-798-8700 for reservations and/or learn about tickets on line.  Limited seating!

 

2/20/2019 Wednesday

Derek Warfield & the Young Wolfetones

 

Killarney House

Davidsonville, MD

 

7:30pm

 

(7:30 pm show below)

$25 admission only.  Food & drink available for purchase

Call 410-798-8700 for reservations and/or learn about tickets on line.  Limited Seating!

2/19 & 2/20/2019 (Tues/Wed nights)

Cherish the Ladies The Barns at Wolftrap

Vienna, VA

8pm Tickets $25-$30

Click here for Tues, 2/19/19 Tix

Click here for Wed. 2/20/19 Tix

2/24/2019

Flogging Molly

 

The Fillmore

Silver Spring, MD

8pm Tickets $ 35 pp + fees

Standing room only show!

Click here to purchase tix!

2/26/2019

The High Kings Ramshead Tavern

Annapolis, MD

8pm Tickets $35 per person

 

click here to purchase your tickets!

3/10/2019

The High Kings The Birchmere

Alexandria, Va

730pm Tickets

$39.50 plus fees.

 

Click this link to purchase tickets

3/12/2019

We Banjo Three Ramshead Tavern

Annapolis, MD

 

8pm Tickets $24.50 person

Click here for tickets

3/13/2019

We Banjo Three The Hamilton Live

Washington, DC

7:30pm Tickets $16.75-$39.25

Click here for tickets

3/15/2019

Irish American Club (Wash. DC) Annual St. Patricks Dinner Dance

Featuring:

 "The Sean Fleming Band"

Annual Dinner/Dance will be held on Friday, March 15, 2019.

Venue in Maryland to Be Announced (TBA)

Check back at the Irish American Club's website for updates or email the Irish American Club DC for more info at :

Click Here for IAC website

Click Here for IAC email

TBA TBA
3/15/2019 (Saturday)

Seamus Egan

A Founding member of Solas, Seamus Egan returns to the Barns @ Wolftrap with The Seamus Egan project, bringing along friends & musical guests.

The Barns at Wolftrap

Vienna, VA

8pm Tickets $22-$27

Click here for tickets

3/17/2019 (St. Patrick's Day afternoon)

Celtic Woman-Ancient Land Tour 2019 The Hippodrome

Baltimore, MD

3pm Tickets $63-$183

Click this link to purchase tix!

At least 75% sold out already!

3/20/2019

Lunasa The Birchmere

Alexandria, VA

 

8pm Tickets $29.50

Click here to buy tix!

    Virginia    
    Pub Music

Washington DC Metro Area, separated by State (VA, MD, DC)

Jan 2019

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

 

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

Formerly Irish Isle Restaurant

Music 7pm most nights
1/1-31 Contact venue. Samuel Beckett's, Shirlington, VA 9pm  
1/4-5 Sean Fleming (solo) Ireland's Four Courts, Arlington, VA    
1/11-12 TBA Ireland's Four Provinces, Falls Church, Va 730pm
1/18-19 TBA Ireland's Four Provinces, Falls Church, Va 730pm  
1/25-26 TBA Ireland's Four Provinces, Falls Church, Va 7pm  
2/1-2 Sean Fleming (solo)  Ireland's Four Provinces, Falls Church, Va    
 1/1-31/2019 TBA Fiona's Irish Pub, Springfield, VA    
 1/4 Ciaran Quinn Celtic House, Arlington, VA 9:30 pm
1/5  Warehouse Descendants Celtic House, Arlington, VA 9:30 pm  
 1/11 Chris Brunn Celtic House, Arlington, VA 9:30 pm  
 1/12 The Curbfeelers Celtic House, Arlington, VA  
 1/18-19 Pat Garvey Celtic House, Arlington, VA    
 1/25 Siobhan O'Brien Celtic House, Arlington, VA    
 1/26 James Stevens Celtic House, Arlington, VA    
1/1-31  TBA

Murphys Irish Pub, Old Town Alex,Va

   
Mondays and Wednesdays Irish session Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA 8pm
Sunday's Live Irish music Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA 5-8pm
1/4 Eddie Pasa Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA 10pm  
1/5 Shag Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA 10pm  
1/11 Irresponsilbe Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA 10pm  
1/12 Nick, Ian & the Machine Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA 10pm  
1/18 Driven to Clarity Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA 10pm  
1/19 Walk of Shame Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA 10pm  
1/25 Chasing Autumn Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA 10pm  
1/26 Practically Einstein Daniel O'Connell's, Old Town, Alex, VA 10pm  
Saturday afternoons Traditional Irish Session for Brunch 12pm-3pm Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 12pm-3pm
1/4-5 The Quietmen Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 7-930pm
1/4 Hall Vote Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 10-close
1/11-12

 

Brian Gaffney Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 7-930pm

 

1/11 Day Job (Blues) Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 10-close
1/18-19 Flying Cows of Ventry Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 7-930pm  
1/18 Radio NV Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 10-close  
1/25-26 Brendan's Voyage Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 7-930pm
1/25 Phil Selz Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, Va 10-close
 1/4 Dusty Rose Trio The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA 8pm
 1/5 Tory B. Band The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA    
1/11 Bushmaster Band The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA 9pm  
 1/12 Timmie Metz Band The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA 8pm  
 1/17 Dusty Rose Open Mike The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA 8pm  
1/18 Sanford Markley & Lena M. James The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA 8pm  
1/19 Medicine Wind The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA 8pm  
1/25 Tom Blood & Late As Usual The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA    
1/26 Mars Rodeo The Olde Brogue, Great Falls, VA    
Monday's Traditional Irish Sessiun Paddy Barry's Irish Pub, Tyson's Corner, VA 8pm
1/1-31 TBA 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
    Maryland

January 2019

   
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  
1/9 Open Mike w/ Bryan K Lahinch Tavern and Grill 7pm
1/11 Big Boy, Little Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8-11pm
1/12 Johnny & the Headhunters Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8-11pm
1/16 Open Mike w/ Bryan K Lahinch Tavern and Grill 7pm
1/18 Toohey & Gotts Wye River Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8pm
1/19 Sligo Creek Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8-11pm
1/23 19th Street Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8-11pm
1/25 Bruce Ewan Blues Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8pm
1/26 49 cent Dress Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8pm
1/30 OPen Mike with Bryan K Lahinch Tavern and Grill 7pm
1/31 Matt Slocom & the Gravel Road Band Lahinch Tavern and Grill 8pm
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  
1/1-31 Not available at post time.  Contact venue

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

7-10pm
 

1/1-31

Not available at post time.  Contact venue.     

 Finnegan's Wake, Rockville, MD

 
Every Wed Traditional Irish Sessiun The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md  
1/5 Paul Gannon & Mitch Fanning The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md 9pm
1/12 Brendan Pelan & Chick Hall The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md 9pm  
1/17 Folk Sing in The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md    
1/19 John Lyon & Bryan Dorothy The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md    
12/22 Brian Gaffney The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md 7pm  
1/26 CB Heinemann & Charley McVicar The Limerick Pub, Wheaton, Md    
Every Wed Karaoke Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD 830-11pm
Every Sunday Mary Ann Redmond Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD  
 1/4 The Side Effect Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
1/5 My Life on Hold Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD  
1/8 TK & Sean Chyun Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
1/11 The 19th Street Band Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
1/12 2nd Sole Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
1/15 TK & Sean Chyun Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
1/19 Too Damn Big Orchestra Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
1/22 TK & Sean Chyun Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
1/25 The Leftovers Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
1/29 TK & Sean Chyun Flanagan's Harp and Fiddle, Bethesda, MD    
Every Wed  Trivia Kings Molloy's Irish Pub and Grill, Crofton, MD  
1/1-31 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
1/6 Seamus Kelleher Galway Bay, Annapolis, MD 4-8pmn
1/13 Drew Vervan Galway Bay, Annapolis, MD 4-8pm
1/20 Ciaran Quinn Galway Bay, Annapolis, MD 4/8pm
Thursdays Irish Trad night Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD

 

   
1/4 Seamus Kelleher Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD  830pm-1230am
1/5 Harry Traynham Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD  830pm-1230am
1/11 Pete Best Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 830pm
1/12 Meg & Angie Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 8:30-12:30am
1/15 TIPSC Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 7pm
1/18 Anne Burgess Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 830pm  
1/19 Ciaran Quinn Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 830pm
1/25 Ryan Forrester Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 830pm
1/26 Peter Jamesm Killarney House, Davidsonville, MD 830pm  
1/9 Larry Lay Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 6-9pm
1/10 Drew Vervan Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 7-11pm
1/11 Meg & Bryan Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8pm
1/12 Pressing Strings Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8pm
1/16 Larry Lay Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 6-9pm
1/17 Ciaran Quinn Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 7-11pm  
1/18 Dana B Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8pm
1/19 Ira Ostrowski Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8pm
1/23 Larry Lay Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 6pm
1/24 Brian Gaffney Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 7pm
1/26 AcoustiKs Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 8pm
1/30 Larry Lay Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 6pm  
1/31 Ciaran Quinn Brian Boru, Severna Park, MD 7pm  
1/4 Melanie Vanderlee Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 8pm  
1/5 Seamus Kelleher Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD  8pm  
1/11 Melanie Vanderlee Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 8pm  
1/12 Vickie Roberts Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 8pm  
1/18 Melanie Vanderlee Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 8pm  
1/19 Eddie Rogers Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 8pm  
1/25 Melanie Vanderlee Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 8-12am  
1/26 Frank, Elvis & Raines Pirate's Cove, Galesville, MD 8pm  
    Wash., D.C.

January 2019

   
 Music sometimes Live music.  Contact venue Duffy's Irish Pub, Washington, DC

New Location 9/2018: 1016 H St, NE, Wash, DC

 
1/1-5 Brian Gaffney the Dubliner, Wash, DC Sun-Th 730pm, Fr-Sat 830pm
1/6-12 Brendan's Voyage (Fergus/Steve) the Dubliner, Wash, DC Sun-Th 730pm, Fr-Sat 830pm
1/13-19

 

Brian Gaffney the Dubliner, Wash, DC Sun-Th 730pm, Fr-Sat 830pm
1/20-26 Pat Garvey the Dubliner, Wash, DC Sun-Th 730pm, Fr-Sat 830pm  
1/27-2/1 Conor Malone 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
1/10-12 Ciaran Quinn Irish Channel, Washington, DC 9pm
1/16-19 Pete Baker Irish Channel, Washington, DC 9pm
1/23-26 Conor Malone Irish Channel, Washington, DC 9pm
1/30-31 Siobhan O'Brien Irish Channel, Washington, DC 9pm  
Sundays (3:00-6:00pm)

Thurs/Fri/Sat nights (9:30-12:30am)

Traditional Irish Session

LIve acoustic music.

 Kirwan's on the Wharf

749 Wharf Street SW, DC

 
Every Thur Local artist Fado Irish Pub, Washington, DC  
Every Sat Live Music Local Bands Fado Irish Pub, Washington, DC  
1/10 Brian Gaffney Nanny O'Brien's, Washington, DC    
1/4 Just the Tipperary Rira, Georgetown, DC 9pm
1/7-11 West Awake Rira, Georgetown, DC  930pm
1/15-18 Gary Gormley & the Patriots Rira, Georgetown, DC 930pm
1/22-25 The Basket House Band Rira, Georgetown, DC 9pm   
1/28 Siobhan O'Brien Rira, Georgetown, DC 9pm   
1/29-31 Skidoo Rira, Georgetown, DC 9pm