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 several house concerts being held in and around the Franklin area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.
In addition, live acoustic music can be heard in many listening rooms, small theaters and local vineyards and breweries in and around the Franklin 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 Franklin, NC
|The Parker Ranch (Clayton)|
|The Opulent 'Possum House Concert Series (Canton)|
|Streamside Music (Arden)|
|Music Mania Concerts (Mills River)|
|Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center (Stecoah)|
|Grand Old Lady Hotel (Sylva)|
|Mountain Home Music Theater (Hiawassee)|
|185 King Street (Brevard)|
|Rathskeller Coffee Haus and Pub (Franklin)|
|City Lights Cafe (Sylva)|
|Mica's Restaurant and Pub (Sapphire)|
|Crystelle Creek (Gatlinburg)|
|Innovation Station (Dillsboro)|
|12 Spies Vineyard (Rabun Gap)|
|Calaboose Cellars (Andrews)|
|Boojum Brewing Company (Waynesville)|
|Frog Level Brewing Co (Waynesville)|
|Yonah Mountain Vineyards (Cleveland)|
|Peacock Performing Arts Center (Hayesville)|
|Westminster Music Hall (Westminster)|
|Brevard Music Center (Brevard)|
|Pickens Amphitheater (Pickens)|
|Mad Anthony's (Waynesville)|