Merry Ploughboys Traditional Irish Music Night, County Dublin
This traditional pub in Dublin is the only pub in Ireland owned and managed by musicians, and it is the 'hands on' approach from the owners that makes every visit to the Merry Ploughboy a memorable and entertaining experience. The Merry Ploughboys show (which takes place nightly at the pub) is now in it's 22nd year making it the longest running show in Ireland hosted continuously by the same performers and the highlight of many people's trip to Ireland The show itself is a highly entertaining performance of live traditional Irish Music, Song and Irish Dancing. From start to finish, this is a show based on fantastic interaction between the performers and the audience. The very best of fresh Irish food is served from the restaurant which offers a choice menu.
The entertainment commences with Ireland's leading traditional Irish music group The Merry Ploughboys, a traditional Irish music band who have been performing to audiences in Dublin since 1989.Midway through, All-Ireland and World champion Irish Dancers from Dublin and beyond perform a specially commissioned show. After the dancing, the Irish music kicks off again and the musicians really up the tempo for the final part of the evening. The fact that the musicians themselves are the proprietors of the venue adds a very special dimension to the night. A night of authentically Irish entertainment and craic awaits you at the Merry Ploughboy Irish Music Pub!
The Irish Night show takes place Monday to Sunday almost all year round. There is live music in the bar every Friday, Saturday & Sunday from 9.30pm. The bar offers an extensive food menu and a great variety of daily specials. Merry ploughboy offers coach transfers from Dublin City centre to and from the pub.
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