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 Boulder Creek area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.
Churches and non-profit community groups around Boulder Creek 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 Boulder Creek 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 Boulder Creek, CA
|Olive Grove Collective (Los Gatos)|
|The Shady Lady House Concert (Saratoga)|
|SIlicon Valley House Concerts (Mountain View)|
|Dala's Nest House Concerts (Menlo Park)|
|Crombie Cabin House Concert (Emerald Hills)|
|Brask House Concerts at Mission Coffee Roasting (Fremont)|
|House Concert (Salinas, CA) (Salinas)|
|Vineyard View House Concerts (Livermore)|
|Fog House Concerts (San Francisco)|
|Rose Avenue Acoustic Delights (Oakland)|
|SYLA Presents House Concerts (Oakland)|
|KC Turner Presents (San Francisco)|
|Lille Aeske (Boulder Creek)|
|Flynn's Cabaret & Steakhouse (Felton)|
|Michael's on Main (Soquel)|
|Club Fox (Redwood City)|
|Bird and Beckett Books and Records (San Francisco)|
|The Lost Church (San Francisco)|
|Foothill Community Concert Series (San Jose)|
|Britannia Arms Cupertino (San Jose)|
|San Gregorio General Store (San Gregorio)|
|Bubbles and Brew (Morgan Hill)|
|East Village Coffee Lounge (Monterey)|
|Revolution Cafe (San Francisco)|
|Caffe Chiave (Oakland)|
|Simple Pleasures Cafe (San Francisco)|
|The Bistro (Hayward)|
|Livermore Valley Performing Arts Center (Livermore)|
|Slim's and The Great American Music Hall (San Francisco)|
|The Chapel (San Francisco)|
|Hotel Utah (San Francisco)|
|Neck of the Woods (San Francisco)|