Join us every week for a pint, some great food, and live music in the pub on Friday and Saturday evenings, plus Sunday mornings during our Celtic Brunch. Enjoy traditional Celtic music and a blend of contemporary acoustic music from very talented musicians — including Regina Sayles, Piper’s Request, The Rogue Dipomats, Richardson and Purcell…and many, many more.
We have been coming to McCarthy’s Red Stag since the very start of the bar. From breakfast to after dinner drinks, we always enjoy our time. Whenever family comes into town we bring them for a good meal and great live music. The wings are fantastic! Pair them with any of the whiskeys. It makes for a perfect night.
Andrew and Stephanie Schuyler
Upcoming Events › Live Music at the Red Stag
Live gigging solo musician (guitar/piano/vocals) with a catalog of over 500 songs. Bookings via availability/schedule. Settings and venues include but not limited to; Bars, Pubs, Restaurants, Taverns, Beach Parties, Cookouts, Weddings & Wedding Receptions, Birthday Parties, Corporate Events, Holiday Parties, Nursing Homes and more.Find out more »
In 1980, at the tender age of 11, Mike Brill began taking guitar lessons. They only lasted a year. “I remember thinking I wasn’t learning enough songs, so I quit. Looking back, I realize I was learning all the things I wish I was more familiar with today—musical theory.” It wasn’t until 11 years later that he picked up a guitar again. “While attending East Stroudsburg University, I was at a party at my friend’s fraternity and I picked up the guitar in…Find out more »
Enjoy our full brunch menu to the lively tunes of Corey Purcell. Corey is a talented artist who specializes in traditional Irish tunes. Corey's set list includes well-known songs as well as some he has written himself. Don't be surprised if you find your toe tapping along to the beat.Find out more »
Live Music at Red Stag Pub with Jimmy Farrell and our full lineup of whiskeys and delicious menu items! Jimmy has been singing and playing Guitar for 40 years. He has played all types of music, but Irish Folk Music is where he is the most comfortable. His influences over the years range from Johnny Cash, the Clancy Brothers. Tommy Makem, Merle Haggard, the Dubliners, Seamus Kennedy, and Willie Lynch. Get ready for some stories and laughter along with your music!Find out more »
Tim Harakal’s self-taught hands are at one with the guitar strings, they have become an extension of his heart, soul, and spirit. Influenced by his favorite band Metallica, his music morphed into an acoustic art form with a pop-rock edge. He’s written and recorded 40+ songs during his college years, many times in lieu of going to class. He dropped out of his biology major with one semester to finish and began playing coffee shops, cafes, opera houses, pubs etc.…Find out more »
Piper's Request is a band grounded in the roots of traditional Irish music, with tune sets forged in hundreds of pub sessions and the straight ahead songs of life, love, sorrow, laughter and, of course, whiskey, made famous by the Clancy Brothers, Tommy Makem, the Dubliners, and so many others. The band features: Terry Hartzell on the uilleann pipes, flutes, and whistles; Fred Gilmartin on the banjo, mandolin, and fiddle; Rick Weaver on guitar, banjo, and octave mandolin; and vocals…Find out more »
“Guilty For The First Time” is the latest in a song cycle The ColourSound has been unleashing on the public since 2004. Fans of the band—be they from the fashion world of New York City (where they have maintained an ardent following mostly due to lead guitarist Sean Hieter’s work with fashion designer Robert Graham), their hometown Lehigh Valley/Pocono Mountain locals of Pennsylvania, or the hundreds who have thrilled to their onstage sound in Dallas, Houston, Minneapolis and other great…Find out more »
Get ready to rock out to Live Music at Red Stag Pub with Seamus Kelleher, and enjoy our full whiskey and food menu! Seamus Kelleher was born in Galway city in 1954 and quickly picked up a love of Irish music and instruments. Seamus has a unique show that combines comedy, storytelling. virtuoso guitar playing. He has a wonderful collection of original and unique cover material. His shows are not for the faint of heart. He will keep you on the edge…Find out more »
Come and enjoy Celtic brunch at Red Stag with Fig For a Kiss. Perfect Irish brunch date right here in the Lehigh Valley at our humble little pub! Based out of the Lehigh Valley, Fig for a Kiss is an acoustic, Irish, folk band. They have a unique blend of Celtic and contemporary influences.Find out more »
Join us for live music at Red Stag Pub with Diarmuid McSweeney. While you're here, enjoy our authentic Irish menu including drinks! Diarmuid McSweeny is from an area in the Cork and Kerry Mountains. Like any good Irish lad, he is well versed in the musical and cultural traditions of his family. Diarmuid’s Banjo playing and singing style are sure to be a talking point wherever he goes.Find out more »