At The Dark Horse Irish Pub, we offer an exciting lineup of events throughout the week to keep our patrons entertained and engaged. Every Friday and Saturday night, we host live music performances featuring talented local artists and musicians. Whether you’re a fan of traditional Irish folk music or prefer more contemporary genres, our live music nights offer something for everyone to enjoy. Our cozy and inviting atmosphere combined with the soulful sounds of live music creates an unforgettable experience that will keep you coming back for more.

In addition to our live music nights, we also host a weekly trivia night every Thursday. Get your friends and family together to show off your knowledge and compete for prizes while enjoying delicious food and drinks from our menu. Our trivia night is the perfect way to break up your workweek and unwind in a fun and social environment.


July 2024
Jul 13
13 July 2024

One Street Over is Doug Enders, Katie Enders, Nicholas Robb, and Tony Rodriguez, a four-piece, traditional Irish band from Winchester, Virginia, that combines the sounds of the flute, fiddle, guitar, […]

Jul 19
19 July 2024

An acoustic duo from Northern Virginia. They play an array of music from all genres that spans the past 4 decades as well as new original music. There is always […]

Jul 20
20 July 2024

Our local country music singer! He's amazing and hard to get on the books. Don't miss him!

Jul 26
26 July 2024

Irish pub music , pop rock Country and originals to go along with all the popular Irish classics. He's become a staff and regular fav!

Jul 27
27 July 2024

Brandon plays Irish fiddle and acoustic guitar/sing. He has traveled to Ireland yearly to bring back authentic music from throughout the country and played many pubs and sessions both in […]

August 2024
Aug 02
02 August 2024

Singer, songwriter, producer. Van Morrison, U2, Steve Miller band, Johnny Cash, Bob Marley, Beatles and more. Wow! Spike is coming out from the Dc area to entertain us. Don't miss […]

Aug 03
03 August 2024

Bryan Elijah Smith is an international award winning singer-songwriter based out of the Shenandoah Valley in Virginia. Having opened for artists such as Jim Lauderdale, Ryan Montbleau, Sierra Ferrell, Joe […]

Aug 09
09 August 2024

An engaging father-daughter vocal duo playing a variety of musical styles on guitar, uke, and banjo!

Aug 16
16 August 2024

Robbie is a local favorite. Playing classic rock from 60s, 70s and 80s.

Aug 17
17 August 2024

Bourbon Moon plays acoustic style, "in-your-face but not too loud" versions of tunes ranging from old rock & blues/Americana to bluegrass and Irish fiddle music. Strong vocal harmonies and tasteful […]

Aug 23
23 August 2024

Bailey is a 26-year-old solo acoustic artist from Culpeper, VA . He has been performing at breweries, wineries, pubs, restaurants, weddings and private events for 4 years now. His setlist […]

Aug 24
24 August 2024

Our friend Mark is back to perform for us. Join us for some live music with friends!


In addition to offering a welcoming and lively pub atmosphere, The Dark Horse Irish Pub also has a private event space upstairs, making it an ideal venue for various occasions such as private dining, small functions, and business meetings.  Our upstairs event space provides the perfect setting for any occasion with its classic Irish decor and warm ambiance. Contact us today to reserve your private event at The Dark Horse Irish Pub.




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