NE Sessions

Irish Sessions in New England

If there is an Irish session outside of Vermont that you’d like to tell us about, please feel free to email me and I’ll include it on this page.


Salt Hill Pub,  2 W. Park, Lebanon, NH
Irish session every Tuesday  and Thursday at 6pm call (603) 448-4532 for information or email The Thursday night session is hosted by Randy Miller and Roger Kahle.

Salt Hill Pub, 7 Lebanon St, Hanover, NH
Irish session every Sunday from 4-7pm lead by Chris Stevens and Roger Burridge. Call (603) 676-7855 for information or email

Ri Ra The Irish Pub, 22-26 Market Square, Portsmouth, NH
There is a traditional open Irish session every Sunday from 5-8pm. Call (603) 319-1680 for information. View session.

May Kelly’s Cottage, 3002 White Mountain Highway, Conway, NH 03818
Irish session on Sundays from 3-7pm. Call (603) 356-7005 for information. Read the review.

Mel Flanagan’s, 50 North Main Street, Rochester, NH
Irish session every Friday at 7pm, led by Pat O’Brien. Open to all. Call (603) 332-6357


The Burren, Davis Square, Somerville, MA
I believe this session begins at 3:30pm every Sunday. They’re not too good about returning emails or phone calls so I can’t be sure. I suggest you just show up and see what happens or try calling (617) 776-6896.

Jack O’Neill’s, 1185 Center Street, West Roxbury, MA
This is a weekly session on Sundays from 5-8pm. Call (617) 469-2624 for info.



Ri Ra The Irish Pub, Portland, ME
Sundays from 3-6pm.

Blue, 650A Congress St., Portland ME
Wednesdays at 9pm.