• Friday Nightsat blarney Island

    Country Night

    Country Music night is every Friday at Blarney Island with the best bands in the area bringing you country and country rock. Come on out early for happy hour with $1 12oz Domestic Drafts & $5 Pina Coladas. We also have Friday daily specials with $4 Fireball, $3 16oz Domestic Drafts & $.50 wings!

  • 08/01blarney Island

    Grunt Fest 1

    Include the boat ride to the Island, Event T-shirt, 4 Hour draft beer package, a chance to judge the bikini contest and a donation to charity! You can still get on the island without this package, but wouldn't you want to be a part of the fun?

  • 08/14-08/16blarney Island

    80's Weekend

    Bringing the 80's back with style! Your favorite cover bands, bringing you the throwback music you love! Get your BIG hair and your parachute pants ready!

  • 08/21blarney Island


    Kick Off Blarney Gras 2 - Key West style! put together your own costume/outfit and come on out to the Island for the big party and contest. Enter to win prizes, $$$, and enjoy some Friday night drink specials!

  • 08/21-08/23blarney Island

    fantasy fest 2015

    Blarney Gras 2 - Key West style! Summer isn't over at Blarney Island with our Fantasy Fest Party still going strong! Body Painters and great entertainment in store!

  • 09/04blarney Island

    welcomes Craig Morgan

    Blarney continues to bring you the BIG names with Craig Morgan and the Red Neck Yacht Club to kick off our Labor Day Weekend party!

Thursday Night Boat Races -- THUNDER on the CHAIN!

Now entering its 36th season, Blarney Island on Grass Lake is the only location in the world where high performance drag boat racing takes place every Thursday Evening, from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Get on the Island with expanded free boat parking during the race then stick around for the after-race party every Thursday Night!

Boat Races
Happy Hour

Happy Hour is BACK in Illinois!

Starting July 23rd we are back to providing your after work drink specials! Why start the night off anywhere else?

Don't have a boat? We do! Ride the Shuttle to the Island!

Park your car in our 5 acres of free parking and grab a Shuttle Boat! They depart from the Port of Blarney (27843 W Grass Lake Rd Antioch,IL) for the island about every half an hour. The shuttle service roundtrip is $8 most days and a great way to get to the party!

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