Live Acoustic Music Near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

If you've never experienced hearing talented musicians perform in a small, intimate environment, you are in for a treat.

House concerts are a growing trend across the country, where people invite friends and neighbors into their homes for an up-close concert experience. And there are many house concerts being held in and around the Philadelphia area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.

Several churches and non-profit community groups around Philadelphia host occasional coffeehouses that feature traditional folk musicians and other acoustic artists as a way of bringing the community together.

In addition, live acoustic music can be heard in many listening rooms, small theaters and local vineyards and breweries in Philadelphia. Restaurants and cafes around town sometimes also host nationally touring musicians.

Below you can find a listing of upcoming shows in these smaller venues by nationally and internationally touring artists.

Upcoming Acoustic Shows

Aug 23, 2019
Playing at World Cafe Live (Small Theater)
Aug 24, 2019
Playing at Pete and Lisa's Ewing House Concerts (House Concert)
Aug 24, 2019
Playing at Sellersville Theater (Small Theater)
Aug 25, 2019
Playing at Jackyard House Concerts (House Concert)
Aug 29, 2019
Playing at World Cafe Live (Small Theater)
Sep 1, 2019
Playing at Rusty Rail Brewing Company (Vineyard/Brewery)
Sep 4, 2019
Playing at Bourbon & Branch (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Sep 5, 2019
Playing at The Living Room at 35 East (Listening Room)
“Seek this one out.” -Billboard Magazine. Known for her raw honesty and ability to connect with audiences, Cary brings fans to their feet and at times to tears with high-energy tunes, masterful storytelling, and deeply personal yet universal lyrics.
Sep 6, 2019
Playing at Philadelphia Folksong Society (Folk Music Society)
Sep 6, 2019
Playing at Sellersville Theater (Small Theater)
Sep 7, 2019
Playing at Philadelphia Folksong Society (Folk Music Society)
Sep 7, 2019
Playing at Godfrey Daniels (Listening Room)
“Seek this one out.” -Billboard Magazine. Known for her raw honesty and ability to connect with audiences, Cary brings fans to their feet and at times to tears with high-energy tunes, masterful storytelling, and deeply personal yet universal lyrics.
Sep 7, 2019
Playing at Incarnation Holy Sacrament Church (Festival)
Virginia based Appalachian and Celtic Roots Music
Sep 8, 2019
Playing at Jackyard House Concerts (House Concert)
Sep 9, 2019
Playing at Old State Tavern (Bar/Nightclub)
Virginia based Appalachian and Celtic Roots Music
Sep 11, 2019
Playing at Philadelphia Folksong Society (Folk Music Society)
Sep 13, 2019
Playing at The Mermaid Inn (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
“Seek this one out.” -Billboard Magazine. Known for her raw honesty and ability to connect with audiences, Cary brings fans to their feet and at times to tears with high-energy tunes, masterful storytelling, and deeply personal yet universal lyrics.
Sep 13, 2019
Playing at Concerts at Landhaven Bed and Breakfast (Listening Room)
Sep 13, 2019
Playing at Our Community Cup Coffeehouse (Folk Music Coffeehouse)
Sep 14, 2019
Playing at MilkBoy (Listening Room)
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Places to See Live Acoustic Music in and around Philadelphia, PA

House Concerts

Lansdowne Folk Club (Lansdowne)
Musical Lairs House Concert Series (Villanova)
Mueller House Concerts (Warrington)
Jackyard House Concerts (West Chester)
West Chester House Concerts (West Chester)
Pete and Lisa's Ewing House Concerts (Ewing)
Worldwind House Concerts (Lawrenceville)
Hobbit Hill House Concerts (Ottsville)
Graffiti Dog Music Series (Galloway)

Listening Rooms

MilkBoy (Philadelphia)
Underground Arts (Philadelphia)
Boot and Saddle (Philadelphia)
Connie's Ric Rac (Philadelphia)
Jamey's House of Music (Lansdowne)
The Locks at Sona (Philadelphia)
The Living Room at 35 East (Ardmore)
1867 Sanctuary (Ewing)
The Kennett Flash (Kennett Square)
The Birdhouse Center for the Arts (Lambertville)
Roadhouse Concerts (Glenmoore)
Hopewell Theater (Hopewell)
Concerts at Landhaven Bed and Breakfast (Barto)
Godfrey Daniels (Bethlehem)
ArtsQuest (Bethlehem)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

Our Community Cup Coffeehouse (Springfield)
Trinity Spotlight Concert Series (Berwyn)
Old Stone Coffeehouse (Baptistown)
North Elk Coffee House (North East)

Folk Music Societies

Philadelphia Folksong Society (Philadelphia)
Princeton Folk Music Society (Princeton)

Cafes, Restaurants & Coffee Shops

The Twisted Tail (Philadelphia)
Bourbon & Branch (Philadelphia)
The Mermaid Inn (Philadelphia)
Seven Stones Cafe (Media)
Burlap and Bean Coffee (Newtown Square)
Steel City Coffeehouse (Phoenixville)
Ron's Original Bar and Grille (Exton)
John and Peter's (New Hope)
Triumph Brewing Company (New Hope)
Quakertown Farmers Market and Flea Market (Quakertown)

Vineyards & Breweries

Rusty Rail Brewing Company (Mifflinburg)
Sharrott Winery (Hammonton)
White Horse Winery (Hammonton)
New Hope Winery (New Hope)
Kennett Brewing Company (Kennett Square)
Hopewell Valley Vineyards (Pennington)
Beneduce Vineyards (Pittstown)

Small Theaters

World Cafe Live (Philadelphia)
Keswick Theatre (Glenside)
The Colonial Theatre (Phoenixville)
The Grand Opera House - Copeland Hall (Wilmington)
Sellersville Theater (Sellersville)

Outdoor Music Series

Bryn Mawr Twilight Concerts (Bryn Mawr)

Bars & Nightclubs

Old State Tavern (Media)
118 North (Wayne)