Join us every week for a pint, some great food, and live music in the pub on Thursday, 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 Irish music with Jimmy Farrell at McCarthy's Red Stag Pub. Jimmy has been singing and playing Guitar for 40 years He has played all kinds 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 to so many others. Along with the songs are always stories and laughter!Find out more »
Come join us for live music with Seamus Kelleher! Seamus Kelleher was born in Galway city in 1954. The youngest of five children, he studied piano at age nine and continued to do so until he picked up the guitar at age fourteen. Within a few weeks, Seamus knew what he would be doing for the rest of his life. By age 15, he was performing acoustic concerts at venues all over Galway. By 16 he joined a rock group called…Find out more »
Come join us for live traditional Irish music with Richardson & Purcell during our Celtic Sunday Brunch. Corey Purcell and Dylan Richardson have been playing together since late 2015, when they began collaborating as two thirds of the trio 'Poor Man's Gambit'. Wanting to explore the musical options a duo could offer, they began experimenting with the many instrumental combinations available between them, and have incorporated most of these into their performances.Find out more »
Join us the first Thursday of every month for the live music of Dina Hall! Every first Thursday from 8pm-10pm at McCarthy's Red Stag Pub in historic downtown Bethlehem!Find out more »
More than twenty years ago, Kim Killen and Gerry Clark were two of the founding members of Causeway, a raucous and rocking Celtic band based in Philadelphia. Built around Kim’s extraordinary vocal range and power, the group became fan favorites from the coal regions of Pennsylvania to the Jersey shore. Years later, older but no wiser, Kim and Gerry resumed their musical partnership as Killen and Clark, enchanting audiences with their humor and harmony. Come share a pint, and a…Find out more »
Come join us for live music featuring Without George! Without George is a New York City based band formed by singer/guitarist Mark Spellman and guitarist Johnny Holleran in their native West of Ireland. Vocalists and guitarists, Mark Spellman & Johnny Holleran, billed as Without George, perform both in an acoustic duo setting and in any variety of electric line-ups, throughout the North East US. The group are based between NYC and the PA Lehigh Valley region, performing weekly in both markets and have…Find out more »
Come join us for live music featuring the King Brothers! The KING BROTHERS are an acoustic musical duet performing vocally and instrumentally in the Irish and Bluegrass domain.. guitar, mandolin, banjo & fiddle.Find out more »
Come join us for live music with Ed McKendry at McCarthy's Red Stag Pub. Ed is a singer-songwriter who has entertained in the Lehigh Valley for over 20 years. His music features strong vocals, tasteful acoustic guitar and a song list of vintage classics and fresh originals. He has appeared locally at Musikfest, Arts Quest, Godfrey Daniels, Mayfair, WDIY and more. With Ed's music you'll definitely hear something you know and like.Find out more »
Come join us for live music with Belfast Connection! Belfast Connection is a three-piece band featuring Frank Reed on vocals, bass and guitar, Charles Kadyk on Fiddle and occasional vocals, and Damian Larkin on vocals, bodhran and guitar. They infuse each performance with energy as they tell the story of Ireland and her people, performing a wide collection of well known Irish Pub songs, tunes, and ballads that invite you to dance and sing along!Find out more »