Live Acoustic Music Near Baltimore, Maryland

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 Baltimore 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 Baltimore 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 Baltimore. 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

Oct 14, 2019
Playing at Hill Country Barbeque (DC) (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Oct 14, 2019
Playing at Brewer's Alley Restaurant and Brewery (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Doug Alan Wilcox brings singer/songwriter perspective to a seamless marriage of bluesy folk and soul. Intimate, thought-provoking and on occasion, wryly humorous, Wilcox delivers music that will stick in your head - as well as your heart.
Oct 15, 2019
Playing at Jammin Java (Listening Room)
Oct 16, 2019
Playing at Black Cat (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Oct 16, 2019
Playing at Jammin Java (Listening Room)
Oct 17, 2019
Playing at Uptown Concerts at Baldwin's Station (Folk Music Coffeehouse)
Oct 17, 2019
Playing at Gypsy Sally's (Listening Room)
Oct 18, 2019
Playing at Jammin Java (Listening Room)
Oct 19, 2019
Playing at Weinberg Center for the Arts (Concert Hall)
Kathleen Alice "Kathy" Mattea is an American country music and bluegrass performer who often brings folk, Celtic, and traditional country sounds to her music.
Oct 19, 2019
Playing at Soup and Song House Concert (House Concert)
Oct 20, 2019
Playing at CommuniTea House Concert (House Concert)
Oct 20, 2019
Playing at The Soundry (Listening Room)
Oct 22, 2019
Playing at Jammin Java (Listening Room)
Oct 23, 2019
Playing at Creative Alliance at The Patterson (Listening Room)
Oct 23, 2019
Playing at The Living Stage at Hotel RL Baltimore (Listening Room)
Oct 24, 2019
Playing at Jammin Java (Listening Room)
Oct 25, 2019
Playing at Cafe Montmartre (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Shawna Caspi is a mighty singer, a fingerstyle guitarist, a story sculptor, and a truth teller.
Oct 25, 2019
Playing at Barley & Hops (Vineyard/Brewery)
Oct 25, 2019
Playing at Jammin Java (Listening Room)
Oct 25, 2019
Playing at Rocklands Farm (Vineyard/Brewery)
Michelle is a multi-award winning singer-songwriter from Maryland. If you like acoustic music in the Indie/Alternative Folk genre, then Michelle's show is a MUST attend!
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Places to See Live Acoustic Music in and around Baltimore, MD

House Concerts

Awkward Pause House Concerts (Baltimore)
CommuniTea House Concert (Glen Burnie)
Coopers House Concerts (Oakland Mills)
Beck's House Concert (Woodstock)
Susies House Concerts (Gambrills)
Soup and Song House Concert (Marriottsville)
Panzer House Concert (Columbia)
Garys House Concert Series (Woodbine)
Macum Creek Concerts (Chester)
Square in a Circle House Concert (Takoma Park)
Singer's Glen House Concerts (Silver Springs)
Moore Music (Rockville)
Folk 'N Great Music House Concerts (Rockville)
Lucky Penny House Concert Series (Washington)
Sleepy Hollow Folk Club (Falls Church)
Stone Room Concerts (Falls Church)
Great Falls Theatrics House Concert (Great Falls)
Concerts at the Sevareid House (Alexandria)

Listening Rooms

The Living Stage at Hotel RL Baltimore (Baltimore)
An Die Musik (Baltimore)
Germano's Cabaret (Baltimore)
Creative Alliance at The Patterson (Baltimore)
Function Black Box Theater and Coworking Space (Baltimore)
The Soundry (Columbia)
The Mainstay (Rock Hall)
Institute of Musical Traditions (Takoma Park)
City Winery (Washington)
Songbyrd Record Cafe and Music House (Washington)
Corner Store Arts (Washington)
The Mansion on O (Washington)
The Living Stage at Hotel RL Washington (Washington)
Pearl Street Warehouse (Washington)
Union Stage (Washington)
Gypsy Sally's (Washington)
Jammin Java (Vienna)
The Stoltz Listening Room (Easton)
Sign of the Wagon (York)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

Perry Hall Folk Music Night (Nottingham)
UUCC One World Coffeehouse (Columbia)
Uptown Concerts at Baldwin's Station (Sykesville)
Unity Coffeehouse ~ Acoustic Cafe (Annapolis)
333 Coffeehouse (Annapolis)
Itzall Goode Concert Series (Annapolis)
Common Ground on the Hill - Westminster (Westminster)
Deer Creek Coffeehouse (Darlington)
North Elk Coffee House (North East)

Folk Music Societies

World Folk Music Association (WFMA) @ Arts Barn (Gaithersburg)
Focus Music (Alexandria)

Cafes, Restaurants & Coffee Shops

Acoustic Thursdays at Peace and A Cup of Joe (Baltimore)
Teavolve (Baltimore)
Mad City Coffee (Columbia)
Metropolitan Kitchen and Lounge (Annapolis)
49 West Coffeehouse (Annapolis)
New Deal Cafe (Greenbelt)
MilkBoy ArtHouse (College Park)
Outta the Way Cafe (Derwood)
The Music Cafe (Damascus)
Hershey's Restaurant and Bar (Gaithersburg)
Ebenezer's Coffeehouse (Washington)
Black Cat (Washington)
Seasons & Sessions (Washington)
Hill Country Barbeque (DC) (Washington)
Gumbo Ya Ya (Germantown)
Cafe Sazon (Arlington)
Field Fresh Farmers Market (Frederick)
Frederick Coffee Company (Frederick)
Brewer's Alley Restaurant and Brewery (Frederick)
Cafe Montmartre (Reston)
Kable House Presents (York)
Epicure Cafe (Fairfax)

Vineyards & Breweries

Elk Run Vineyards and Winery (Mt Airy)
Black Ankle Vineyards (Mt Airy)
Rocklands Farm (Poolesville)
Barley & Hops (Frederick)
Reid's Winery and Cider House (Gettysburg)
Battlefield Brew Works (Gettysburg)

Small Theaters

Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
The Miracle Theatre (Washington)
The Hamilton (Washington)
Arts Barn (Gaithersburg)
Blackrock Center for the Arts (Germantown)
The Birchmere (Alexandria)
Avalon Theatre (Easton)

Bars & Nightclubs

Villain and Saint (Bethesda)