Live Acoustic Music Near Gaithersburg, 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 Gaithersburg 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 Gaithersburg 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 Gaithersburg 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.

Upcoming Acoustic Shows

Jun 13, 2020
Playing at Music on the Heights (House Concert)
Jun 16, 2020
Playing at Rams Head On Stage (Small Theater)
Jun 19, 2020
Playing at Jammin Java (Listening Room)
Jun 19, 2020
Playing at Black Ankle Vineyards (Vineyard/Brewery)
Jun 19, 2020
Playing at Barns of Rose Hill (Listening Room)
Jun 27, 2020
Playing at Garys House Concert Series (House Concert)
Jun 28, 2020
Playing at Focus Music (Folk Music Society)
Jul 19, 2020
Playing at CommuniTea House Concert (House Concert)
Influences: Gordon Lightfoot, Woody Guthrie, Chet Atkins, Kenny Rankin, Acoustic Alchemy, Lindsay Buckingham, Joni Mitchell. Sounds like: Nobody has been quite able to narrow it down, but he does the best Wayne Willingham on the planet.
Jul 25, 2020
Playing at Barns of Rose Hill (Listening Room)
Aug 14, 2020
Playing at The Mansion on O (Listening Room)
Americana songwriter/entertainer, Marc Douglas Berardo captivates with his songs and his humor from beginning to end. Audiences laugh one minute, cry the next and they always leave wanting more.
Aug 21, 2020
Playing at Barns of Rose Hill (Listening Room)
Join the Community!
Join the Undiscovered Music community now to get notified about upcoming shows in your area!

Places to See Live Acoustic Music
in and around Gaithersburg, MD

House Concerts

Folk 'N Great Music House Concerts (Rockville)
Moore Music (Rockville)
Great Falls Theatrics House Concert (Great Falls)
Singer's Glen House Concerts (Silver Springs)
Blue Melody House Concert (Reston)
Square in a Circle House Concert (Takoma Park)
Lucky Penny House Concert Series (Washington)
Garys House Concert Series (Woodbine)
Stone Room Concerts (Falls Church)
Music on the Heights (Broadlands)
Music at Chateau Belvedere (Leesburg)
Coopers House Concerts (Oakland Mills)
Beck's House Concert (Woodstock)
Soup and Song House Concert (Marriottsville)
Concerts at the Sevareid House (Alexandria)
Bonnie Branch House Concerts (Ellicott City)
Susies House Concerts (Gambrills)
CommuniTea House Concert (Glen Burnie)
Awkward Pause House Concerts (Baltimore)
House Concerts at Ginny and Don's (Lutherville)

Listening Rooms

1st Stage Theatre (McLean)
Institute of Musical Traditions (Takoma Park)
Jammin Java (Vienna)
Songbyrd Record Cafe and Music House (Washington)
The Mansion on O (Washington)
The Soundry (Columbia)
City Winery (Washington)
Uptown Concerts at Baldwin's Station (Sykesville)
Pearl Street Warehouse (Washington)
Union Stage (Washington)
New Spire Arts (Frederick)
The Living Stage at Hotel RL Baltimore (Baltimore)
Germano's Cabaret (Baltimore)
Horseshoe Curve Restaurant (Bluemont)
Creative Alliance at The Patterson (Baltimore)
Function Black Box Theater and Coworking Space (Baltimore)
The Cellar Stage at The Timonium United Methodist Church (Lutherville-Timonium)
Barns of Rose Hill (Berryville)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

UUCC One World Coffeehouse (Columbia)
Sixth & I Downstairs (Washington)
Common Ground on the Hill - Westminster (Westminster)
Common Ground on the Hill - Baltimore (Baltimore)
333 Coffeehouse (Annapolis)
Itzall Goode Concert Series (Annapolis)
First Friday Coffeehouse (Shepherdstown)
Unity Coffeehouse ~ Acoustic Cafe (Annapolis)
Perry Hall Folk Music Night (Nottingham)

Folk Music Societies

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

Cafes, Restaurants & Coffee Shops

Hershey's Restaurant and Bar (Gaithersburg)
Outta the Way Cafe (Derwood)
The Music Cafe (Damascus)
Cafe Montmartre (Reston)
Mad City Coffee (Columbia)
Black Cat (Washington)
Parallel Wine & Whiskey Bar (Broadlands)
Trinity House Cafe (Leesburg)
Hill Country Barbeque (DC) (Washington)
New Deal Cafe (Greenbelt)
Ebenezer's Coffeehouse (Washington)
Cafe Sazon (Arlington)
Epicure Cafe (Fairfax)
Frederick Coffee Company (Frederick)
Brewer's Alley Restaurant and Brewery (Frederick)
Beans in the Belfry (Brunswick)
Teavolve (Baltimore)
49 West Coffeehouse (Annapolis)

Vineyards & Breweries

Rocklands Farm (Poolesville)
Barley & Hops (Frederick)
Black Ankle Vineyards (Mt Airy)
Elk Run Vineyards and Winery (Mt Airy)
Terra Nebulo Vineyards (Waterford)
Casanel Vineyards and Winery (Leesburg)
Breaux Vineyards (Purcellville)
Notaviva Vineyards (Purcellville)
Big Cork Vineyards (Rohrersville)
Bluemont Vineyard (Bluemont)
Red Heifer Winery (Smithsburg)
Blue Valley Vineyard (Delaplane)
Barrel Oak Winery (Delaplane)
Reid's Winery and Cider House (Gettysburg)

Small Theaters

Arts Barn (Gaithersburg)
Blackrock Center for the Arts (Germantown)
Creative Cauldron (Falls Church)
The Hamilton (Washington)
Tally Ho Theater (Leesburg)
The Miracle Theatre (Washington)
The Birchmere (Alexandria)
Franklin Park Arts Center (Purcellville)
Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
Gloria's Center for the Arts (Warrenton)

Outdoor Music Series

1st Sunday Arts Festival (Annapolis)

Bars & Nightclubs

Villain and Saint (Bethesda)