Ownies Bar Bistro | The home of live entertainment in Carrick with live music every Saturday night
Ownies Bar and Bistro is a popular bar and entertainment venue located right in the heart of Carrick, Co. Antrim, close to the historical Carrickfergus Castle. An award-winning bar with live sport, live music, great entertainment, a cozy ambiance and good quality traditional food in Carrickfergus.
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Ownies is the home of live entertainment in Carrickfergus, with LIVE music from local talent EVERY Thursday Evening and some of Ireland’s best known local Bands taking to the stage EVERY Saturday Night.  On Friday Nights we mix it up with acoustic sessions, bands, or themed nights with our resident DJ. Join us at Ownies this weekend, relax, let go and sing and dance the night away.  Check below for details of our up and coming bands and events..

Home of Live Irish Music. On Bank Holidays, Lazy Sunday’s or any day we have an excuse you will quite often find a local Irish Band on the stage or by one of our fires playing all your favourite Irish hits. Its guaranteed craic, enjoy a good sing-a-long whist you and beverage or two whilst celebrating the final day of the weekend or that sneaky bank holiday Monday off. Check out our entertainment listing below to see when our next Irish Band is playing.

Blues, Rock, Country and chart covers.  EVERY SATURDAY Night Northern Ireland’s top bands take to our stage to belt out the best tunes of all time. Enjoy a fun filled night on the dance floor or find solace in one of our hideaway area’s and simply enjoy the atmosphere and music. Check below to see who’s playing this month.



Fusion live at Ownies Saturday 29th December
Christmas and New Year Entertainment - Every Night from December 19th - January 1st

Live entertainment Every Night* from December 19th.

Join us at Ownies with live acoustic music or big bands every evening and great party nights on Christmas Eve & New Years Eve.

Check out what’s on below:
Wednesday 19th December: Acoustic Session with Tim Johnston {8.30pm – Midnight}
Thursday 20th December: Acoustic Session with Sammy {8.30pm – Midnight}
Friday 21st December: Ben & Ron Currie Country Band {10.30pm – LATE}
Saturday 22nd December: Acoustic Session with Tim Johnston {6pm – 8pm} & The Untouchables {10.30 – LATE}
Sunday 23rd December: Acoustic Session with Tim Johnston at our Christmas Market {6pm-10pm} and Acoustic Session with Glen in the bar {9pm-11.30pm}
CHRISTMAS EVE: Christmas Eve party, DJ Set with Chris and access all areas.
BOXING DAY: Band Night with the amazing Liberals
Thursday 27th December: Acoustic Session with Sammy {8.30pm – Midnight}
Friday 28th December: Band Night with This Way Up {10.00pm – LATE}
Saturday 29th December: Acoustic Session with Tim Johnston {6pm – 8pm} & Fusion {10.30 – LATE}
Sunday 30th December: Acoustic Session with Glen in the bar {9pm-11.30pm}
NEW YEARS EVE: New Year’s Eve party, DJ Set with Chris and access all areas.
NEW YEARS DAY: Live Music with The Untouchables {5pm-8pm}

We look forward to welcoming you over the Christmas and New Year holidays.
Let’s make some amazing memories to take into 2019.

Love Ownies xx

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