Clancy's of Athy

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Home of the world's longest-running trad session

Music Sessions at Clancy's

This year we celebrate 50 years of Clancys Traeditional Irish Music Session (1966-2016)

Our Traditional Irish Music Session every Thursday night from 8pm !! .

The session is also featured in the movie "The Irish Pub" !!!!! 

Clancys is considered one of the great music pubs of the eastern Ireland. Every thursday night somewhere between 12 and 25 musicians now congregate here. They play fiddles, bodhrans, flutes and mandolins and sing songs about long gone tyrants, rising moons and rose peppered valleys. 

Call in and listen to something quite special every Thursday !!! 

Clancys Session has been features on the National Geographic programme 'how its made', the film 'The Irish Pub' and 'The Irish Pub' book, Irish TV programme 'Play it by Ear' and a host of other events. 

Every Thursday night we have visitors from all over the world that visit Clancy's to experience our session.