In the Evening

Kilbeggan Races 2015Kilbeggan Races

An evening of fun at Kilbeggan Races is one of the most enjoyable experiences. It mingles the heart stopping spectacle of racing over jumps with the laid back charm of a genuine rural meeting. The Kilbeggan formula is made for fun, friendship and atmosphere for the thousands who return meeting after meeting giving Kilbeggan the edge over other events.

For fixture dates see

mullingar-greyhound-stadiumMullingar Greyhound racing track

If you’re looking for something different for a great night out, you’ll find it at Mullingar Greyhound Stadium. Nothing beats the excitement of greyhound racing, and some of the most exciting greyhound fixtures of the year take place right here. Mullingar Greyhound Stadium is within easy access of the Town Centre, so you have no shortage of things to do before or after your night of greyhound racing.

For racing details see Mullingar Greyhound Stadium website.

mullingarartscentre-balletMullingar Arts Centre

The accommodating acoustics of Mullingar Arts Centre sees renowned artists performing in the Centre. Those who have performed to date include, Des Bishop, Christy Moore, Paul Daniels, Hal Ketchum, Mary Black, P.J. Gallagher, Michael English, Keith Barry, Phil Coulter and a host of other National and International performers.

Visit their website for the latest calendar of events –

Restaurants in the Area

oscarsThere are many lovely eating houses in Mullingar. From casual pub food in Ulysses and Danny Byrnes to more formal dining in Oscars, Dominik’s or the Annebrook House Hotel to name a few.

JP’s Steak House showcases the local beef of the area (Mullingar is well known for it’s beef).

Music in the Area

Danny Byrnes

Situated in the centre of Mullingar, Danny Byrnes is a popular live music venue, hosts the best of Irish musical talent. It also has a disco bar, a large heated outdoor area where it also features live music. (Late Bar)


Ulysses Pub is located in the centre of Mullingar, in the Greville Arms Hotel. With live music from Tuesday to Sunday, and bar food served throughout the day, Ulysses is a popular choice. (Late Bar & Nightclub)

Annebrook Hotel

Disco bar on Satursday night. Ballroom dancing 9.30 to 12 midnight on Sunday.


Live music every week end. Open mic every Wednesday. Traditional music on Friday  7-9pm.

Áras an Mhuilinn

Seisiún in Áras an Mhuilinn, 20:30

Seisiún an tSamhraidh–a fast-moving and colourful show of traditional music, song, dance and storytelling followed by an informal session with refreshments for all- sár-oiche de chultúr na hÉireann Commences @ 8.30 pm More »


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