Things to do this week end
- The Merry Ploughboy Irish Music Pub
Edmondstown Rd, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16
06:30 PM – 10:00 PM, Sat 11 Jun
Irish music and dancing show. Arrival time for dinner is from 18.30 (three course dinner follwed by tea/coffee).
The show takes place from 20.00 to 22.00.
- The porterhouse
16-18 Parliament St, Dublin 2
21:00, Sat 11 Jun
Live music. Sliotar 9pm, Revolver 12 till late.
- The international bar – A survivor’s guide
23 Wicklow St, Dublin 2
13:00, Sat 11 Jun
A new comic sketch show geared towards visitors to Ireland. Ireland A Survivors Guide now runs Tuesday to Saturday all year round.
They explain Irish people, culture and customs using fast paced, physical comedy sketches and music.
- Something Happens – Whelan’s
25 Wexford St, Dublin 2
20:00, Sat 11 Jun
Something Happens were an Irish pop-rock band from the late 1980s early 1990s (fronted by News Talk’s Tom Dunne!). With hits such as “Parachute” and “Hello, Hello, Hello, Hello, Hello (Petrol)” they were very popular in Ireland but international success eluded them despite signing to Virgin in 1988.
After the gig: Whelan’s Indie Club w/ Late Bar from 10:30pm or check out the bands playing The Midnight Hour in the upstairs venue – Free Entry via front door until 10:30pm | Drinks Promos.
- The Comedy Crunch – The Stags Head
The Stags Head, 1 Dame Court, Dublin 2
19:00 – 20:00, Sun 12 Jun
This comedy club knows exactly what people want. MC’s Danny O’Brien and Colm McGlinchey help promote new acts whilst having some of the tops acts in too.
JJ Smith, 12 Aungier St, Dublin 2
16:30, Sun 12 Jun
Honor Heffernan Honor Heffernan has been both critically and publicly acclaimed as a singer whose versatility and superior vocal ability means she is comfortable singing anything from Jazz and Blues to Rock and Folk. Hugh Buckley works as a performing/recording guitarist.