Columbus hot spot Scruffy Murphy's kicks off its St. Patrick's Day festivities tonight with some authentic Irish music.
The hot spot hosts Captain Mackey's Goatskin and Stringband, a two-member act that hails from Cork, Ireland. They perform everything from Gaelic songs to contemporary Irish tunes.
Tonight's show starts at 7 p.m. There's no cover.
The act returns to Scruffy Murphy's Tuesday, when the Irish pub hosts a celebration beginning at 11:30 a.m. Scruffy's will serve Irish food throughout the day. Music starts at 2 p.m. Nighttime cover is still being decided, but you can buy $5 advance tickets at the bar through today.
Scruffy Murphy's is at 1037 Broadway. Call 706-322-3460.
Read more about local St. Patrick's Day parties at the Walk of Shame nightlife blog at ledger-enquirer.com.