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 several house concerts being held in and around the Bristol area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.
In addition, live acoustic music can be heard in many listening rooms and small theaters in and around the Bristol 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.
Places to See Live Acoustic Music in and around Bristol, VA
|Creeper Trail House Concert (Damascus)|
|Quail Ridge House Concerts (Jonesborough)|
|Songs From the Wood House Concert (Deep Gap)|
|Bad Branch House Concerts (Whitesburg)|
|Bloom Cafe and Listening Room (Bristol)|
|The Willow Tree Coffeehouse and Music Room (Johnson City)|
|The Downhome (Johnson City)|
|The Jones House (Boone)|
|Joe Shannon's Mountain Home Music (Boone)|
|Micaville Music (Burnsville)|
|Stateline Bar & Grille (Bristol)|
|Crooked Road General Store (Bristol)|
|The Bone Fire Smokehouse & Musictorium (Abingdon)|
|The Boone Saloon (Boone)|
|Wellmont Regional Performing Arts Center (Blountville)|
|Barter Theatre (Abingdon)|
|Bonnie Kate Theater (Elizabethton)|
|Listening Room at The Lincoln Theater (Marion)|
|Parkway Playhouse (Burnsville)|