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 Garner area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.
Several churches and non-profit community groups around Garner 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 Garner 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 Garner, NC
|Big Porch House Concerts (Durham)|
|Dog Patch House Concerts (Fayetteville)|
|The Wake Forest Listening Room at Sugar Magnolia Cafe (Wake Forest)|
|The Pinhook (Durham)|
|Bynum Front Porch (Pittsboro)|
|Joyful Jewel (Pittsboro)|
|Community Church Concerts (Chapel Hill)|
|Unity Center of Peace (Chapel Hill)|
|Berkeley Cafe (Raleigh)|
|Flying Saucer (Raleigh)|
|Wine On Main (Clayton)|
|The Blue Note Grill (Durham)|
|Imbibe (Chapel Hill)|
|The Cave Tavern (Chapel Hill)|
|Pittsboro Roadhouse (Pittsboro)|
|Steel String Brewery (Carrboro)|
|PineCone Down Home Concerts (Raleigh)|
|Lincoln Theatre (Raleigh)|
|Daniels Auditorium, NC Museum of History (Raleigh)|
|Coastal Credit Union Midtown Park (Raleigh)|
|The Clayton Center (Clayton)|
|The Cary Theater (Cary)|
|Sertoma Amphitheatre (Cary)|
|Carolina Theatre (Durham)|
|Temple Theater (Sanford)|
|Cameo Art House Theatre (Fayetteville)|
|The Pour House (Raleigh)|
|Motorco Music Hall (Durham)|
|Local 506 (Chapel Hill)|
|Cat's Cradle (Carrboro)|
|2nd Wind (Carrboro)|
|The Kraken (Chapel Hill)|
|Haw River Ballroom (Saxapahaw)|