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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Happy St. Patrick's Day!!!


Our Happiest Day of the Year!

A Full listing of the extended weekend events can be found on the St. Patrick's Day Extended Weekend Page.

Today's Schedule:
1PM - 3PM
– The Red Stag Pub Ceili Band

5PM - 6PM – O’ Grady Quinlan Academy of Irish Dance

5PM - 6PM – The Red Stag Pub Ceili Band
8PM - 10PM – Heidi Ott

McCarthy's will be serving a special St. Patrick's Day Traditional Irish Fare Specials Menu, beginning on march 14, and running through March 19, with a full bar available until close each night. • No Reservations will be taken between March 14, and March 19; all will be seated first come, first served. Thank you for understanding. •


The Red Stag Pub Ceili Band!

Kick up your heels and dance along to the Red Stag Pub Ceilidh Band! Steve & John are joined by Mary Malone on fiddle and Den Vykopal on flutes and whistles.


O' Grady-Quinlan Academy of Irish Dance

The O'Grady-Quinlan Academy, founded in January 2005, represents an exciting merger between the Lehigh Valley's two established and successful Irish dance schools: the Maureen O'Grady School of Irish Dance, and the Quinlan Academy of Irish Dance. With over two decades of experience, you are sure to get the best Irish dance experience in the Lehigh Valley. O’Grady Quinlan has built solid and lasting ties in the Lehigh Valley and Irish Dance communities across the world. The combined strengths of Maureen and Colleen today offer students in Eastern PA and Western NJ with unparalleled Irish dance experience, expertise, resources and possibilities. O'Grady Quinlan is proud to be the only certified school in the Lehigh Valley that is registered with An Comisiun le Rinci Gaelacha.  An Comisiun is the largest and most recognized Irish Dance Organization in the world and is home to dancers such as American born Michael Flatley, Jean Butler and many Riverdance and Lord of the Dance Troupe Members.


Heidi Ott

Heidi Ott is a singer/songwriter from Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. She has spent a great deal of time touring in Ireland, where she recently finished recording her debut album, which will be released later this year. Her style is diverse and universal, covering folk, rock, country, blues and indie. She is accompanied by her guitar player and lifelong friend, Joel Zingone. Relaxed, soulful, intimate shows are her specialty, with the idea that anyone who wants to jam is welcome.