→ The Irish Maritime Festival 2014

It’s all going on and happening in Drogheda and Clarkes Bar for the Maritime Festival Weekend Fri 13th June – The Watery Hill Boys….. Incredible melodies, harmonies and leads from Ireland’s premier Bluegrass Band. A must see… Sat 14th June – DJ Paddy Connor………. Drogheda’s Godfather of disc spinning. A genuine legend. If it’s a […]

→ Fleadh Cheoil na hEireann campaign 2015

We here in Clarkes Bar pride ourselves on showcasing and supporting all genres of live music but especially Irish music. And with this in mind, we are extremely proud to 100% support and in fact endorse this ancient town’s bid to host the Fleadh Cheoil na hEireann 2015. So let every one of us, man, […]


Thursday 19th – 7pm –  Warm up with some Mulled Wine, Mince Pies and some Christmas Carols courtesy of the fabulous TREDAGH SINGERS. And after that watch the all-time classic IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE on the big screen. All in the comfort of the heated Marquee. It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas.   […]

→ Hallowe’en Spooktacular Week

Tuesday 22nd October – The Bold Brothers. Oh yeah the lads are back. Wally, Zap and Paddy Whistle to trad and ballad us to the early hours. And who knows, maybe we may see Paddy on the 3rd pint. Woohoo Saturday 26th October – OOOooooOOoOoOo we’re getting closer to the witching hour. And to help […]

→ Hallowe’en Weekend 2013

Lots of Surprises, Scares and Craic go leor. Will we see any Taidhbhse such as the Pooka, the Grogoch, the Dullahan, a Changeling, the Mad Monk, Bogeyman or even the Banshee herself ??? The All-Seeing Eye will keep watch on you as you approach the pub but beware of  Raining Blood on the walls. It’s […]

→ Tues 15th October

The fun-filled and always excellent Robbed and Lynched. Balladeers of the modern age. Local ragamuffin and infamous Highwayman, Collier the Robber gets a mention in this months Ireland’s Own and you can be sure if the lads were around in his day they’d be singing songs of his exploits. They are indeed that good…

→ Sunday October 12th

Strictly Vinyl Andrew K, Tadhg Murghy & Guests…not to be missed. Early Comers can avail of our Traditional Irish Stew….