Live Acoustic Music Near Avenel, New Jersey

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

Many churches and non-profit community groups around Avenel host occasional coffeehouses that feature traditional folk musicians and other acoustic artists as a way of bringing the community together. Local libraries also 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 and around the Avenel area. Restaurants and cafes in the area 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 29, 2020
Playing at Silo Series House Concerts (House Concert)
"I think of Carolann Solebello as a painter with words. An illustrator could have a field day with the imaginative storytelling [in this] book of tales... she shows off some major chops." ~ Richard Cuccaro, Acoustic Live in NYC
Jul 10, 2020
Streaming in partnership with Tarrytown Music Hall (Small Theater)
Jul 12, 2020
Playing at Murmrr (Small Theater)
Jul 15, 2020
Playing at The Birdhouse Center for the Arts (Listening Room)
Jul 17, 2020
Playing at More Barn Studios (Listening Room)
Jul 18, 2020
Playing at Crossroads (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Jul 22, 2020
Playing at 10th Ave Burrito Company (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Aug 13, 2020
Playing at Hopewell Theater (Listening Room)
Aug 21, 2020
Playing at Rough Trade (Listening Room)
Aug 29, 2020
Playing at Silo Series House Concerts (House Concert)
Sep 4, 2020
Playing at Rockwood Music Hall (Small Theater)
Sep 5, 2020
Playing at Rockwood Music Hall (Small Theater)
Sep 8, 2020
Playing at Rockwood Music Hall (Small Theater)
Sep 11, 2020
Playing at Rockwood Music Hall (Small Theater)
Sep 12, 2020
Playing at Rockwood Music Hall (Small Theater)
Sep 12, 2020
Playing at The Cutting Room (Listening Room)
Sep 16, 2020
Playing at The Saint (Listening Room)
Sep 20, 2020
Playing at Northern Light House Concerts (House Concert)
Sep 26, 2020
Playing at 1867 Sanctuary (Listening Room)
Oct 1, 2020
Playing at More Barn Studios (Listening Room)
Oct 2, 2020
Playing at Garden Stage Coffee House (Folk Music Coffeehouse)
Americana songwriter/entertainer, Marc Douglas Berardo captivates with his songs and his humor from beginning to end. Audiences laugh one minute, cry the next and they always leave wanting more.
Oct 3, 2020
Playing at Hopewell Theater (Listening Room)
Oct 7, 2020
Playing at Rockwood Music Hall (Small Theater)
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Places to See Live Acoustic Music
in and around Avenel, NJ

House Concerts

Evergreen House Concerts (Plainfield)
Empty Nest Concerts (Maplewood)
Cozy Cabin Concerts (Green Brook)
Hamilton Park House Concerts (Staten Island)
Spiral Sounds Concerts (Jersey City)
House of Love Concerts (Brooklyn)
Heights House Concert Series (Jersey City)
First Acoustics (Brooklyn)
Kathryn’s House Concerts Series (New York)
Jenkins House Concerts (New York)
Paul's Brooklyn House Concerts (Brooklyn)
Concerts in the Studio (Freehold)
Camp Marshall House Concerts (Robbinsville Township)
Pete and Lisa's Ewing House Concerts (Ewing)
Our Times Coffeehouse (Garden City)
River Spirit Music House Concerts (Hastings-on-Hudson)
Rosie's Cafe Concerts (Brick Township)
Live @ Drew's (Ringwood)
Northern Light House Concerts (Washington)
Silo Series House Concerts (Belvidere)
Hobbit Hill House Concerts (Ottsville)
Folk on Foul Rift (Mount Bethel)

Listening Rooms

Jalopy Theater (Brooklyn)
Voices in the Heights (Brooklyn)
Fox & Crow (Jersey City)
City Vineyard (New York)
City Winery (New York)
Earth Room Concerts (Lincroft)
The Way Station (Brooklyn)
The Owl Music Parlor (Brooklyn)
SubCulture (New York)
Joe's Pub at the Public (New York)
The Cutting Room (New York)
Rough Trade (Brooklyn)
Pete's Candy Store (Brooklyn)
The Living Stage at Hotel RL New York (Brooklyn)
American Folk Art Museum (New York)
Ethical Brew at The Ethical Culture Society (Teaneck)
Hopewell Theater (Hopewell)
The Saint (Asbury Park)
The Acoustic Cafe Music Series (Park Ridge)
1867 Sanctuary (Ewing)
Live at the Upstream (Hastings-on-Hudson)
More Barn Studios (Stockton)
The Birdhouse Center for the Arts (Lambertville)
Borderline Folk Music Club (New City)
Hard Luck Cafe (Huntington)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

Outpost in the Burbs (Montclair)
The Folk Project (Morristown)
People's Voice Cafe (New York)
Garden Stage Coffee House (Garden City)
Common Ground Coffeehouse (Hastings-on-Hudson)
Glenwood Life Center - Memory Lane Music Cafe (Glenwood Landing)
Old Stone Coffeehouse (Baptistown)
Walkabout Coffeehouse (White Plains)

Folk Music Societies

Princeton Folk Music Society (Princeton)

Cafes, Restaurants & Coffee Shops

Crossroads (Garwood)
Drip Beverage Lounge (Brooklyn)
Hill Country Barbecue (NY) (New York)
An Beal Bocht Cafe (Bronx)
10th Ave Burrito Company (Belmar)
The Stanhope House (Stanhope)
Turning Point Cafe (Piermont)
John and Peter's (New Hope)

Vineyards & Breweries

Montclair Brew (Montclair)
Threes Brewing (Brooklyn)
Brooklyn Cider House (Brooklyn)
Working Dog Winery (East Windsor)
Hopewell Valley Vineyards (Pennington)
New Hope Winery (New Hope)


Port Washington Library (Port Washington)

Small Theaters

Union County Performing Arts Center (Rahway)
South Orange Performing Arts Center SOPAC (South Orange)
White Eagle Hall (Jersey City)
Murmrr (Brooklyn)
Le Poisson Rouge (New York)
The Bitter End (New York)
Rockwood Music Hall (New York)
Hurdy Gurdy Folk Club (Bloomfield)
Knitting Factory (Brooklyn)
Carnegie Hall, Weill Recital Hall (New York)
Jeanne Rimsky Theater at Landmark on Main Street (Port Washington)
Emelin Theatre (Mamaroneck)
Tarrytown Music Hall (Tarrytown)
Roy's Hall (Blairstown)

Bars & Nightclubs

The Bowery Ballroom (New York)
Cafe Bohemia (New York)
Arlene's Grocery (New York)
The Bowery Electric (New York)
The Mercury Lounge (New York)
The Wonder Bar (Asbury Park)