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 Elon College 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 Elon College 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 and around the Elon College 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 Elon College, NC
|Doodad Farm (Greensboro)|
|Music at Big Purple (Greensboro)|
|Backyard Stage (Greensboro)|
|Brad and Tammy's Listening Loft (Reidsville)|
|Big Porch House Concerts (Durham)|
|The 1645 (Winston-Salem)|
|Fiddle and Bow Society (Greensboro)|
|Bynum Front Porch (Pittsboro)|
|Joyful Jewel (Pittsboro)|
|The Pinhook (Durham)|
|Muddy Creek Cafe and Music Hall (Winston Salem)|
|Unity Center of Peace (Chapel Hill)|
|Community Church Concerts (Chapel Hill)|
|The Honeysuckle Tea House (Chapel Hill)|
|The Cave Tavern (Chapel Hill)|
|The Blue Note Grill (Durham)|
|Java Jive (Cary)|
|Grove Winery (Gibsonville)|
|Stonefield Cellars Winery (Stokesdale)|
|Steel String Brewery (Carrboro)|
|Fullsteam Brewery (Durham)|
|Carolina Theatre (Greensboro)|
|Carolina Theatre (Durham)|
|The Ramkat (Winston Salem)|
|Sertoma Amphitheatre (Cary)|
|Temple Theater (Sanford)|
|The Cary Theater (Cary)|
|Haw River Ballroom (Saxapahaw)|
|The Blind Tiger (Greensboro)|
|The Kraken (Chapel Hill)|
|2nd Wind (Carrboro)|
|Cat's Cradle (Carrboro)|
|Local 506 (Chapel Hill)|
|Motorco Music Hall (Durham)|
|Rives Theatre (Martinsville)|