Beggys launch 'Rising Festival of Great Irish Music' headlined by Aslans Christy Dignam

BEGGYs BAR Navan, the best live music pub in the North East, continue on their mission to make Navan the mecca of great live music by announcing the ‘RISING FESTIVAL OF GREAT IRISH MUSIC’ in March. The festival will take place over this St Patricks Day and EASTER weekend. The festival will be headlined by Christy Dignam and Joe Jewell of ASLAN fame on March 18th. Tickets are available on , , or email and from behind the bar.

Attention all Singer Songwriters - Competition to support Christy Dignam and Joe Jewell of Aslan:

BEGGYS BAR are committed to only having the best musical talent perform in the pub. BEGGYS BAR help up and coming local musicians to pursue their dreams by providing them the opportunity to play alongside the best musical talent in the country.

BEGGYS are running our singer/songwriter competition again on Friday March 11th for the chance to support Christy Dignam and Joe Jewell of Aslan fame on Friday March 18th in BEGGYS. This is a huge opportunity to take to the stage and perform before one of Ireland's greatest ever singers. To enter just call Stephen on 0868074570 or go to our Facebook site and message us.

The full line up for the ‘Rising Festival of Great Irish Music’ is




Friday 11th March 8.30 pm


Winner will support Christy Dignam and Joe Jewell of ASLAN fame on 18th March in BEGGYs.


Saturday 12th March 9.00 pm


A stunning mix of blues, Americana, rock and reggae has given Ben a unique sound. He has played with Jools Holland and The cranberries among others. Played Electric Picnic 2014.


Wednesday 16th March 9.00 pm


Local Navan musical legends combine folk, bluegrass, country and trad into a high energy show with unique interpretations of some legendary tunes. PILGRIM STREET were one of the stars of Electric Picnic in 2014


PADDYS DAY from 5.00 pm on


Some of the best TRAD musicians in the country will enthral the crowd for PADDYs night with the best of trad.


Friday 18th March 8.00 pm

Christy DIGNAM and Joe JEWELL

The ASLAN story. Gigs do not get any more energetic than this!!  Supported by local singer songwriters.


EASTER Saturday 26th March 8.00 pm


The best of Rock and Pop – Old and New – by one of the best live bands in the country




EASTER Sunday 27th March 9.00 pm


The BEGGY EXPERIMENT with special guest …

The county is still talking about the last time the BEGGY EXPERIMENT played fronted by Willie Byrne…. This gig will rock the town with our surprise special guest….Not to be missed…


EASTER Monday 8.30

Michael Collins

Rest your ears and your legs from all the music and dancing and enjoy the film about the big fella …



Other events to look forward to in BEGGYs include the final rounds of the Home Nations Rugby on 12th March v Italy and 19th March v Scotland.

Stop the Clock play on Saturday 5th of March

BEGGYS BAR, NAVAN have live music 6 nights a week and only allow the very best talent to perform in BEGGYS. See or visit our facebook page for our weekly line up.

Tickets are available for  Christy DIGNAM AND Joe JEWELL of ASLAN from BEGGYS BAR,, on  or email