Live Acoustic Music Near Portland, Oregon

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 Portland area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.

Local libraries host free concerts that are open to the general public.

In addition, live acoustic music can be heard in many listening rooms, small theaters and local vineyards and breweries in Portland. 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 14, 2020
Playing at Hayloft Concerts (House Concert)
Aug 19, 2020
Playing at Mississippi Studios (Listening Room)
Aug 27, 2020
Playing at Alberta Rose Theatre (Small Theater)
American singer and songwriter who found fame with the 1960s folk music trio Peter, Paul and Mary.
Sep 6, 2020
Playing at Alberta Rose Theatre (Small Theater)
Sep 9, 2020
Playing at Revolution Hall (Small Theater)
Sep 9, 2020
Playing at Revolution Hall (Small Theater)
Sep 10, 2020
Playing at Aladdin Theater (Small Theater)
Sep 10, 2020
Playing at Aladdin Theater (Small Theater)
Sep 19, 2020
Playing at Crystal Ballroom (Small Theater)
Sep 19, 2020
Playing at Revolution Hall (Small Theater)
Sep 26, 2020
Playing at Doug Fir Lounge (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Oct 3, 2020
Playing at Artichoke Music (Listening Room)
Ex-Park Ranger Dan Weber is a gifted storyteller & performer who’s received accolades from the prestigious Woody Guthrie & Kerrville contests. "Insightful, engaging and awfully funny" and “reminiscent of early John Prine"
Oct 7, 2020
Playing at Alberta Rose Theatre (Small Theater)
Oct 13, 2020
Playing at Aladdin Theater (Small Theater)
Oct 14, 2020
Playing at Doug Fir Lounge (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Oct 16, 2020
Playing at Alberta Rose Theatre (Small Theater)
Oct 28, 2020
Playing at McMenamin's White Eagle Saloon (Bar/Nightclub)
Oct 30, 2020
Playing at Artichoke Music (Listening Room)
Kristin is a captivating performer who combines her powerful, angelic voice, unique guitar rhythms and rare harp ability into a show unlike any other.
Nov 6, 2020
Playing at Alberta Rose Theatre (Small Theater)
Nov 6, 2020
Playing at Mississippi Studios (Listening Room)
Nov 8, 2020
Playing at Doug Fir Lounge (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Nov 8, 2020
Playing at Doug Fir Lounge (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Nov 10, 2020
Playing at Doug Fir Lounge (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Nov 11, 2020
Playing at Alberta Rose Theatre (Small Theater)
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Places to See Live Acoustic Music
in and around Portland, OR

House Concerts

House Concert at the home of Jonathan Levy & Nancy Stone (Portland)
The Holler (Portland)
Abbie Weisenbloom Presents (Portland)
Hart House Concerts (Beaverton)
House Concerts in Lake Oswego (Lake Oswego)
Blue Heron House Concerts (Tigard)
Hill Country West House Concerts (Tigard)
Cozine Creek House Concerts (McMinnville)
Hayloft Concerts (Salem)

Listening Rooms

McMenamin's Al's Den (Portland)
Strum Guitars (Portland)
Mississippi Studios (Portland)
Artichoke Music (Portland)
Walters Cultural Arts Center (Hillsboro)
Influence Music Hall (Hillsboro)
Wildwood Hotel (Willamina)

Folk Music Societies

Oregon Bluegrass Association (Portland)
Portland Folk Music Society (Portland)

Cafes, Restaurants & Coffee Shops

Raven and Rose (Portland)
Doug Fir Lounge (Portland)
Catfish Lou's (Portland)
Mississippi Pizza (Portland)
The Yukon Tavern (Portland)
Mock Crest Tavern (Portland)
Lake Theater & Cafe (Lake Oswego)
Spinella's Restaurant (Gresham)
McMenamin's Grand Lodge (Forest Grove)
McMenamin's Kalama Harbor Lodge (Kalama)
The Space Concert Club (Salem)

Vineyards & Breweries

Confluence Winery (Ridgefield)

Libraries

Lake Oswego Library (Lake Oswego)

Small Theaters

Roseland Theater (Portland)
Crystal Ballroom (Portland)
The Old Church (Portland)
Revolution Hall (Portland)
Aladdin Theater (Portland)
Alberta Rose Theatre (Portland)
McMenamin's Kennedy School (Portland)
McMenamin's Edgefield (Troutdale)
Old Liberty Theater (Ridgefield)

Bars & Nightclubs

McMenamin's Lola's Room (Portland)
McMenamin's White Eagle Saloon (Portland)
The Blue Diamond (Portland)
Laurelthirst Public House (Portland)
Alberta Street Pub (Portland)
Landmark Saloon (Portland)
Corkscrew Wine Bar (Portland)
The Muddy Rudder Public House (Portland)
McMenamin's Rock Creek Tavern (Hillsboro)
Wilsonville Old Church & Pub (Wilsonville)