The Merry Ploughboys, one of Ireland's most enduring traditional ballad bands, is performing at Mechanics Hall in Worcester on Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 8:00 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 for the pub.
Tickets can be purchased online for $22-$27, general admission, with discounts available for groups or for members of Mechanics Hall or Worcester Hibernian Hall.
The Boston Irish Tourism Association (BITA) is giving away a pair of free tickets to the show. Enter the contest to win here.
Formed in 1988, the band has emerged as one of Dublin's most popular and enduring pub bands. In fact, the Merry Ploughboys Pub, was started by the band to provide year round entertainment. It is located in Rathfarnham at the foot of the Dublin Mountains.
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