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March 16, 2020

Following the directive by Governor J.B. Pritzker to all Illinois restaurants and bars, Frank O’Dowd’s Irish Pub & Grill will remain closed to the public until April 1, 2020, for dine-in food/beverage service.

The Irish Cottage Boutique Hotel will remain open. Room service and to-go food orders will be available on Fridays and Saturdays from 4 p.m.-9 p.m. We will continue offer weekend guests of the hotel a hot breakfast to enjoy in the comfort of their room.

2020 Live Entertainment

Frank O’Dowd’s Irish Pub has booked an exciting line-up of entertainment for 2020. Showcasing dynamic entertainers, the Frank O'Dowd's stage will welcome talented musicians on Friday and Saturday nights year round, with additional dates scheduled near holidays throughout 2020.

Many of our favorite entertainers are returning to the Frank O’Dowd’s stage this year including Katie Sullivan, Hearthfire Duo, Garrett Hillary, Ian Gould, Meghan Davis, Andrew Houy and Joe McShane.

Live Entertainment Times
Fridays and Saturdays - 7:30 p.m.
Midweek and Holidays - see entertainment calendar for start times.

Irish Dancing
Most Saturdays - one 15-20 minute set between 6:30 and 7:15 p.m.


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Katie Sullivan

Soulful energetic folk/rock tunes, bluesy guitar riffs and groovin’ versions of Irish pub tunes dominate Katie Sullivan’s performances. Her lively renditions of favorite Irish, blues and American folk-rock music get audiences on stage singing and dancing along.

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Ian Gould

A guitarist and singer from Belfast, Northern Ireland, Ian Gould's blend of contemporary music and Irish tunes have him singing everything from “Back Home in Derry” to hits made famous by the Beatles and U2.

His Celtic-connected music, original songs and modern hits, mixed with a bit of humor and wit, make for an unforgettable show.

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Garrett Hillary

Garrett Hillary performs a mixture of classic country, rock ‘n roll, modern tunes, and a few Irish favorites. In addition to singing, Garrett is a versatile, skilled musician playing guitar, harmonica, stand-up bass, autoharp and mandolin.

His professional music career began at a very young age when he performed daily on a riverboat in the summer between his 7th and 8th grade years of junior high school. In addition to playing nearly 150 performances a year.

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Meghan Davis

Guitarist/vocalist Meghan Davis plays hits from the past five decades including classic rock, pop and a little country. Her influences include Ed Sheeran, Stevie Nicks, Adam Levine, Jason Mraz, Nora Jones and Jack Johnson.

Meghan enjoys sharing music trivia and song/musician history with her audiences.

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Hearthfire Duo

Hearthfire Duo plays a mix of traditional, contemporary and original Celtic rock music.

With a common ground of Irish heritage between them, Jenn D’Alessio (fiddle and accordion) and Mike Ledwith (guitar), combine their musical passion and talent to share their love of Celtic tunes with audiences.

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Andreas Transo

Andreas Transo is a writer/musician based out of Southwestern Wisconsin. Andreas performs mostly traditional and contemporary Irish, English, Scottish and American folk music.

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Joe McShane

Irish singer/songwriter/musician, Joe McShane, has written songs for most of the top artists in Ireland. A versatile musician, Joe plays guitar, accordion and harmonica. His songs—many originals—are sweet and melodious.

His velvety voice, coupled with the lyrics of traditional Irish, country or folk music, showcase why many feel Joe is a musical treasure.

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