Johnnie Fox's, County Dublin

Johnnie Fox's, County Dublin

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At Johnnie Fox's there is Traditional Irish Music every night, plus on Saturday and Sunday afternoons. Large bands that play through the year on selected dates. You can also see one of the top dancing performances in the country at our famous 'Hooley Night' - dinner and show (reservations recommended). All in all, Fox's is the home of traditional entertainment, so be sure to book in advance if you can.

History

In the early 1950's programmes of Irish music and story telling were recorded for radio on Sunday nights in Johnnie Fox's and broadcast to the nation from this elevated site.
In the 1960's Johnnie Fox's Pub was famous for the session - An Séisiún - travelling musicians would gather to play and trade songs with local people - a tradition which prevails to this present day with the music and song still emanating from the famous location, song and banter is always vibrating through the air.

Hooley Show

The "Johnnie Fox's Hooley Experience" is famous throughout Ireland and abroad for its originality and unique atmosphere that cannot be found anywhere else. Guests are invited to a four-course meal where they can savour our various award winning seafood dishes as well as our general cuisine.

The meal is followed by a live Irish music session where top acts play Irish music, ranging from traditional and folk to ballads and sing along music. The music session is followed by the Johnnie Fox's famous Irish dancers, who provide a spectacular performance. Their show has been choreographed by Joey Comerford and has been described as one of the best 'Cultural Shows' in the country.

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