McCarthy's Red Stag Pub and Whiskey Bar

Experience a taste of Ireland and the British Isles at Bethlehem's Celtic Pub and Restaurant.

Experience a taste of Ireland and the British Isles at Bethlehem's Celtic Pub and Whiskey Bar. With authentic Irish and British Isles food made from scratch, a full bar, an extensive Irish and Scottish whisky menu, and a family-friendly atmosphere, McCarthy's is the place for a true Celtic experience in the Lehigh Valley.

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MAKE-UP DATE! Irish History with Gerry Timlin

  • McCarthy's Great Room 534 Main Street Bethlehem, PA 18018 (map)

This event is SOLD OUT! 
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The always-captivating Gerry Timlin of Timlin and Kane, one of the most popular entertainers at Celtic Classic and McCarthy's, will be hosting this cultural experience. This series will focus on Irish history, starting with the Ancient Celts, through the Golden Celtic Age and the Vikings up to the 17th Century; you will be immersed in music, poetry, and history in a truly Celtic experience.

The lecture series will be held in McCarthy’s Great Room, located on the 2nd floor of Donegal Square in Bethlehem, PA. Enjoy a pint from McCarthy’s Red Stag Pub while taking in the history of Ireland.

Enjoy 6 sessions (outlined below) beginning on January 14, 2015 at 7:00pm, they will be 2 hours in length.

* This series is limited to only 40 participants. Reserve your space now by clicking here *

The cost of the series is $50 for non CCA Members.

Special discounts for CCA Members and Volunteers. Call the CCA office at 610-868-9599 for details.

Ancient Irish History
January 14, 2015-February 18, 2015

February 4th: The Conquest of Ireland Continued
The Gaelic Revival
The Late Middle Ages
The Growth of Dublin

February 11th: Reformation and Restoration
The Protestant Reformation
Elizabethan Age
Plantation and Resistance
O’Neill’s Rising

February 18th: Reformation and Restoration Continued
Jacobean Plantations
Rising of 1641
The Williamite Revolution

Earlier Event: March 1
Corey Purcell
Later Event: March 12
Padraic O'Reilly