Live Acoustic Music Near Kent, Ohio

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 Kent 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 Kent host occasional coffeehouses that feature traditional folk musicians and other acoustic artists as a way of bringing the community together. Local libraries also host free concerts that are open to the general public.

In addition, live acoustic music can be heard in many listening rooms, small theaters and local vineyards and breweries in and around the Kent 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

Apr 25, 2019
Playing at Rialto Theatre (Listening Room)
Apr 27, 2019
Playing at Honky Tonk House Concerts (House Concert)
May 2, 2019
Playing at Beachland Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
May 4, 2019
Playing at The Kent Stage (Small Theater)
May 4, 2019
Playing at Warren's Spirited Kitchen (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
May 5, 2019
Playing at Front Porch Concert Series at Lakewood Public Library (Library)
May 5, 2019
Playing at Mountain Rose Concert Series (Listening Room)
May 5, 2019
Playing at Beachland Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
May 10, 2019
Playing at Cuyahoga River Concert Series (Folk Music Coffeehouse)
May 12, 2019
Playing at Beachland Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
May 15, 2019
Playing at Beachland Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
May 16, 2019
Playing at Beachland Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
May 16, 2019
Playing at Wilbert's (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
“With one guitar and one fiddle, the duo generates marvelous close harmony. The vibe is infectious enough to be investigated by the CDC; anyone who doesn’t grin during the set must be immune to pleasure.” — Suzanne Cadgéne, Elmore Magazine
May 18, 2019
Playing at Honky Tonk House Concerts (House Concert)
May 20, 2019
Playing at Beachland Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
May 21, 2019
Playing at Beachland Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
May 29, 2019
Playing at Beachland Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Jun 1, 2019
Playing at The Kent Stage (Small Theater)
Jun 9, 2019
Playing at The Barn (Music on a Mission) (Listening Room)
Jun 12, 2019
Playing at Wilbert's (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
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Places to See Live Acoustic Music in and around Kent, OH

House Concerts

Honky Tonk House Concerts (Streetsboro)
Weldon House Concerts (Litchfield)

Listening Rooms

Mountain Rose Concert Series (Kent)
Uncorked Wine Bar (Akron)
G.A.R. Hall (GAR Hall) (Peninsula)
Rialto Theatre (Akron)
Music Box Supper Club (Cleveland)
The Barn (Music on a Mission) (Avon Lake)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

Cuyahoga River Concert Series (Kent)
Saint Francis Foundation (Mayfield Heights)
St Andrew Sanctuary Concert Series (Mentor)

Cafes, Restaurants & Coffee Shops

Warren's Spirited Kitchen (Burton)
Wilbert's (Cleveland)
Beachland Tavern (Cleveland)

Vineyards & Breweries

Gervasi Vineyard (Canton)
Myrddin Winery (Berlin Center)

Libraries

Front Porch Concert Series at Lakewood Public Library (Lakewood)

Small Theaters

The Kent Stage (Kent)

Bars & Nightclubs

The Buzzbin Art and Music Shop (Canton)
Brothers Lounge (Cleveland)