There is nothing better while on holidays than spending time enjoying live music in the evening. Relaxing with a drink in a bar or hotel or attending a concert at a nearby venue. The Boyne Valley has lots of options for you over the next few months to take in some live music during your visit. Whether you want to dance the night away to the sounds of the 80’s or chill out at a trad session, these are the venues to put on your bucket list.
Located in the heart of Drogheda, 79 West Street offer 4 venues both indoor and outdoor in the same building. From Rock in Roll Bingo on a Friday night to the sounds of the 80’s and 90’s on a Saturday night, you are always guaranteed a good time!
Brogans of Trim
Famous for its constant line up of great acts, this bar and hotel is a must visit when you are in Trim. From Jam sessions to folk singers and everything in between. Keep an eye on their social media pages for their weekly line up.
Clarkes Bar, situated in the town centre of Drogheda is a unique pub dating back to 1900. This is the bar to go to to hear some great music at the weekend. Their beer garden has a great atmosphere during the summer months also. Keep an eye on their social media pages for their weekly line up.
Donegans of Collon is the place to be on a Sunday evening for great music and to taste some old Irish whiskey! Keep an eye on their social media pages for their weekly line up.
A truly authentic family-run, traditional Irish pub in the heart of Oldcastle. Their live music evenings are Saturday and Sunday evening. They are performed by the best in local talent.
Fox’s Castle Lounge
The perfect spot for that sought after trad session every Wednesday evening in Skryne. The Guinness here is famous too!
Another great spot for Trad music in Trim. The James Griffin pub hold a trad session every Monday and Wednesday and invite al musicians to join them when in the area. The weekend regularly features local bands and DJ’s also.
Odd Mollies is an eclectic bar and music venue situated at the top of Peter Street, Drogheda. They are well known as providing top quality live music and entertainment, whether it's in the intimate venue or on the stage in their large open beer garden area.
Situated a stones throw from the beach in Bettystown, the Village hotel has a regular line up of music acts every weekend in the bar. Keep an eye on their social media pages for their weekly line up.
This lively bar and restaurant in the heart of Navan is the perfect place to enjoy music in The Vintage Lounge, Terrace bar or their garden bar. Keep an eye on their social media pages for their weekly line up.
This bustling bar is part of the Headfort Arms hotel in Kells and hosts live music most Saturday nights in the bar itself and on their terrace. Keep an eye on their social media pages for their weekly line up.
The Lime Kiln Bar
TJ’s bar at the Lime Kiln in Julianstown is a firm favourite with locals every Friday night with live music. Perfect for those lazy summer evenings and cosy winter nights.
The Punt pub in Drogheda hosts an open mic night every Monday night as well as live music every weekend. Follow their social media pages to keep up to date with their line up of music.
The Royal Meath
A firm favourite with Navan locals, The Royal Meath hosts live music every Friday and Sunday night with the best of the 80’s and 90’s on a Saturday night. Look out for their live music in the lane this summer.
The Headfort Arms Hotel in Kells feature regular music concerts with some of Irelands best known musicians. On sunday the 21st of July they will host a summer's concert in the gardens of The Headfort Arms Hotel, with Celtic Tenor Matthew Gilsenan, Inspire Choir and some very special guests.
July Concerts at Knightsbrook Hotel
Each month, The Knightsbrook Hotel in Trim host a series of concerts to include dinner and an overnight stay package as an option. This July features The essentially Cher show, The Ultimate Beatles Tribute and Just Tina.
Enjoy the Songs & Stories of Rod Stewart which features a 5-piece band on 22nd July 2022 in the Newgrange Hotel. Ticketing options include admission only, dinner and show and an overnight stay with dinner and show.
Live music at the Venue Theatre Ratoath
Live music events to look forward to at the Venue Theatre in Ratoath include Sean Keane on the 16th of September, Route 66 big band on the 24th of September and much more.
Regularly hosting big music events, The City North Hotel is the perfect destination for a music break away! Artists such as Kevin Doyle and his Elvis show and the American drifters are all set to play this autumn. See their website for more details.
The Ardboyne Hotel
The Ardboyne Hotel in Navan feature regular music on a Saturday night in the Kells Bar.
Situated in the heart of Athboy, The Darnley Lodge Hotel hosts live music every Saturday night in the Lounge.
There is one thing for sure, you won’t be stuck for live music on your next visit to the beautiful Boyne Valley. Gather your friends and family and start planning your trip today.
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