Live Acoustic Music Near Port Townsend, Washington

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 Port Townsend area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.

Churches and non-profit community groups around Port Townsend 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 Port Townsend 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

Aug 21, 2019
Playing at Nectar Lounge (Bar/Nightclub)
Ellis Dyson & the Shambles expertly blends old-time influences ranging from early New Orleans jazz to Piedmont murder ballads. The result: whiskey-soaked, foot-stompin’ original songs that bring party music of departed eras to crowds both young and old
Aug 22, 2019
Playing at The Firefly Lounge (Listening Room)
Aug 23, 2019
Playing at San Juan Community Theatre (Small Theater)
Aug 23, 2019
Playing at Tractor Tavern (Bar/Nightclub)
Aug 25, 2019
Playing at Jazzvox (House Concert)
Aug 27, 2019
Playing at Barboza (Bar/Nightclub)
Aug 28, 2019
Playing at Tractor Tavern (Bar/Nightclub)
Aug 31, 2019
Playing at Tractor Tavern (Bar/Nightclub)
Sep 4, 2019
Playing at The Firefly Lounge (Listening Room)
Sep 5, 2019
Playing at Tractor Tavern (Bar/Nightclub)
Sep 7, 2019
Playing at Fremont Abbey Arts Center (Listening Room)
Sep 7, 2019
Playing at Coyle Concerts in the Woods (Listening Room)
Sep 11, 2019
Playing at Tractor Tavern (Bar/Nightclub)
Sep 14, 2019
Playing at Tim Noah Thumbnail Theater (Listening Room)
Sep 14, 2019
Playing at Lauren Ashton Cellars (Vineyard/Brewery)
No Depression magazine writes, “The joy in records like this is finding a true grass roots voice, something Silver Lake 66 has in spades . . . This is music for cold nights and warm whiskey.”
Sep 15, 2019
Playing at Columbia City Theater (Bar/Nightclub)
Sep 17, 2019
Playing at Triple Door (Small Theater)
Sep 19, 2019
Playing at Rainshadow Recording (Listening Room)
Sep 20, 2019
Playing at Double Duo Musebird Cafe at the Conway Muse (Listening Room)
Sep 20, 2019
Playing at Ballard Homestead (Small Theater)
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Places to See Live Acoustic Music in and around Port Townsend, WA

House Concerts

Concerts At Our House (Seattle)
Jazzvox (Seattle)
Leschi Houseconcert (Seattle)
The Beery House (Seattle)
Olalla Community Club Concerts (Olalla)

Listening Rooms

Northwind Arts Center (Port Townsend)
Rainshadow Recording (Port Townsend)
Double Duo Musebird Cafe at the Conway Muse (Conway)
Coyle Concerts in the Woods (Coyle)
Tim Noah Thumbnail Theater (Snohomish)
Hermann's Jazz Club (Victoria)
Fremont Abbey Arts Center (Seattle)
The Auditorium at UHeights (Seattle)
The Firefly Lounge (Bellingham)
Snapdragon (Vashon)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

Cafe Zippy (Everett)

Folk Music Societies

Seattle Folklore Society (Seattle)

Cafes, Restaurants & Coffee Shops

The Cellar Door (Port Townsend)
Anelia's Kitchen and Stage (La Conner)
North City Bistro (Shoreline)
Couth Buzzard (Seattle)
Grumpy D's (Seattle)
The Lyon’s Den (Bothell)
Wayward Coffeehouse (Seattle)
Treehouse Cafe (Bainbridge Island)
C & P Coffee (Seattle)
Vashon Brewing (Vashon)

Vineyards & Breweries

Pourhouse (Port Townsend)
Lauren Ashton Cellars (Woodinville)
Northwest Cellars (Kirkland)

Small Theaters

San Juan Community Theatre (Friday Harbor)
Ballard Homestead (Seattle)
The Neptune Theatre (Seattle)
Rendezvous Jewel Box Theater (Seattle)
Triple Door (Seattle)
Kenyon Hall (Seattle)

Outdoor Music Series

Mostly Music in the Park (Mercer Island)

Bars & Nightclubs

Tim's Tavern (Seattle)
Sunset Tavern (Seattle)
Tractor Tavern (Seattle)
Nectar Lounge (Seattle)
The Crocodile (Seattle)
Highway 99 Blues Club (Seattle)
Barboza (Seattle)
Columbia City Theater (Seattle)