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 Excelsior 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 Excelsior 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 Excelsior 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 Excelsior, MN
|Sun Dog Farm Concerts (Maple Plain)|
|Folk House (Golden Valley)|
|Rieder Homestead Concerts (Deleno)|
|Creek House Concerts (St Paul)|
|Musicians Corner House Concerts (Woodbury)|
|The Warming House (Minneapolis)|
|Fine Line Music Cafe (Minneapolis)|
|Ginko Coffeehouse (St Paul)|
|Underground Music Cafe (Falcon Heights)|
|Roots Cellar Music Series (Minneapolis)|
|318 Cafe (Excelsior)|
|Aster Cafe (Minneapolis)|
|Riverview Cafe and Wine Bar (Minneapolis)|
|Crooner's Supper Club (Minneapolis)|
|Black Dog Cafe (St Paul)|
|Ingredients Cafe (White Bear Lake)|
|Ziggy's Street Food (Stillwater)|
|Imminent Brewing (Northfield)|
|Hopkins Center for the Arts (Hopkins)|
|The Parkway Theater (Minneapolis)|
|Cedar Cultural Center (Minneapolis)|
|The Hook and Ladder Theater (Minneapolis)|
|Landmark Center (St Paul)|
|First Avenue and the 7th St Entry (Minneapolis)|
|331 Club (Minneapolis)|
|Turf Club (St Paul)|
|The Contented Cow (Northfield)|