Live Music in Limerick City

Planning a romantic weekend away in Limerick? make it one to remember by catching a live gig in the city. There are so many places you can check out for live music in Limerick. The Clayton Hotel Limerick is located in the city centre making it easy to get to any of these locations!

4 Great Live Music Venues in Limerick

1. Dolan’s

This must be your first port of call when looking for a live music venue in Limerick. Dolans is located just around the corner from the Clayton Hotel Limerick and host live music seven days a week. From trad sessions in their bar to headliner acts in some of their fantastic venues. Dolans have been the back bone to the live music scene in Limerick for more than 20 years bringing us Live at The Big Top, Live at The Castle, and Live at The Docklands and booking fantastic acts such as Hermitage Green, Gavin James, The Coronas, Rubber bandits, Madness, Snow Patrol and many more.

2. The Locke Bar


The Locke Bar is an award-winning gastropub located in the heart of Limerick city on the banks of the River Shannon. They can be found on the site of one of Limerick’s oldest pubs dating back to 1724. You will always be entertained at The Locke as they are Limericks only traditional Irish music and dance venue hosting and session seven nights of the week showcasing some fantastic local Irish musicians and Irish dancers. They have a variety of different musicians and dancers who demonstrate their abilities using an array of traditional Irish instruments and dances! Check out their website here for more information.

3. Nancy Blakes

Nancy Blakes is located in Limerick city centre, just a 15 – 20 minute stroll from Clayton Hotel Limerick, just around the corner from the Milk Market. It’s a fun, traditional Irish pub with oodles of character and a lovely, welcoming ambience.

There is traditional Irish music on Sundays and Nancy’s boasts a large beer garden with a canopy making it a perfect spot to enjoy a drink.

4. House

Located just down the quay from The Clayton Hotel Limerick, House is a stylish late bar serving fabulous food and even better cocktails! House. If you are looking to hit the dancefloor this weekend, this is the spot to go with an inhouse DJ every weekend in the adjoining Amber lounge, you are sure to have a night to remember! Don’t worry, if you have danced a little too hard and your feet are feeling sore? You are little more than a 5-minute walk to your comfortable Clayton Hotel Limerick bed!

House do advise prebooking if you want to enjoy a table so, please visit their website!

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