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 Lakeland area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.
Local libraries 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 Lakeland 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 Lakeland, FL
|Among Friends Music (Lakeland)|
|LunaZoot House Concerts (Tampa)|
|Wolf Howl Concerts (St Petersburg)|
|Central Florida Folk (Orlando)|
|The Attic (Tampa)|
|Live from The Garden Room (Orlando)|
|Winter Garden Heritage (Winter Garden)|
|Safety Harbor Art and Music Center (Safety Harbor)|
|Hideaway Cafe (St Petersburg)|
|Craftsman House Gallery (St Petersburg)|
|The Poor Porker (Lakeland)|
|Hillcrest Coffee (Lakeland)|
|Ella's Americana Folk Art Cafe (Tampa)|
|The Independent Bar And Cafe (Tampa)|
|The Ale and the Witch (St Petersburg)|
|Swan Brewing (Lakeland)|
|Crave and Copper (Auburndale)|
|Broken Strings Brewery (Orlando)|
|Cooper Memorial Library (Clermont)|
|The Ritz Ybor (Tampa)|
|House of Blues Orlando (Lake Buena Vista)|
|The Beacham (Orlando)|
|The Social (Orlando)|
|Highland Park Church of The Nazarene (Lakeland)|
|The Attic Door (Winter Garden)|