Live Acoustic Music Near Carrboro, North Carolina

If you've never experienced hearing talented musicians perform in a small, intimate environment, you are in for a treat. Acoustic music can be heard in many house concerts, acoustic coffeehouses and listening rooms in and around the Carrboro area, together with smaller theaters that host live acoustic music. In addition, live acoustic music can be heard at many cafes and restaurants in the area as well as at local vineyards, wineries and breweries. Below you can find a listing of upcoming shows in these smaller venues by nationally and internationally touring artists.

Upcoming Live Acoustic Shows

Dec 30, 2017
The David Wax Museum (Bluegrass & Roots Music)
Playing at The Pinhook (Listening Room)
Jan 13, 2018
The Stray Birds (Bluegrass & Roots Music)
Playing at Cat's Cradle (Bar/Nightclub)
Jan 18, 2018
The Infamous Stringdusters (Bluegrass & Roots Music)
Playing at Haw River Ballroom (Bar/Nightclub)
Jan 26, 2018
Lauren Light (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Wake Forest Coffee Company (Cafe/Restaurant)
Feb 1, 2018
The Devil Makes Three (Bluegrass & Roots Music)
Playing at Haw River Ballroom (Bar/Nightclub)
Feb 7, 2018
Marcia Ball (Blues)
Playing at The Blue Note Grill (Cafe/Restaurant)
Feb 10, 2018
Carrie Newcomer (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at The Clayton Center (Small Theater)
Feb 11, 2018
Noah Gundersen (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Cat's Cradle (Bar/Nightclub)
Feb 17, 2018
The Barefoot Movement (Bluegrass & Roots Music)
Playing at Community Church Concerts (Coffeehouse)

Places to See Live Acoustic Music in and around Carrboro, NC

House Concerts

House Concerts in the Dance Barn (Mebane)
House Concert at the home of Beth Lavinder (Saxapahaw)
Little Lake Hill House Concerts (Raleigh)
Doodad Farm (Greensboro)

Listening Rooms

The Pinhook (Durham)
Burning Coal Theater (Raleigh)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

Community Church Concerts (Chapel Hill)

Cafes & Restaurants

Open Eye Cafe (Carrboro)
Southern Rail (Carrboro)
The Cave Tavern (Chapel Hill)
The Blue Note Grill (Durham)
Papa Mojo's Roadhouse (Durham)
The Eddy Pub and Restaurant (Saxapahaw)
Pittsboro Roadhouse (Pittsboro)
Sola Coffee (Raleigh)
Irregardless Cafe (Raleigh)
Noir Bar and Lounge (Raleigh)
The Oak House (Elon College)
Lorraine's Coffee House and Music (Garner)
Wake Forest Coffee Company (Wake Forest)

Vineyards & Breweries

Steel String Brewery (Carrboro)

Small Theaters

Carolina Theatre (Durham)
The Cary Theater (Cary)
Lincoln Theatre (Raleigh)
The Garner Performing Arts Center (Garner)
Temple Theater (Sanford)
The Clayton Center (Clayton)

Bars & Nightclubs

Cat's Cradle (Carrboro)
Local 506 (Chapel Hill)
Motorco Music Hall (Durham)
Haw River Ballroom (Saxapahaw)
Southland Ballroom (Raleigh)
Deep South Bar (Raleigh)
The Pour House (Raleigh)