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 house concerts being held in and around the Ripton 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 Ripton 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 Ripton 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 Ripton, VT
|Ripton Community Coffee House (Ripton)|
|Brandon Music Cafe (Brandon)|
|ArtisTree Community Arts Center (South Pomfret)|
|Stage 33 Live (Bellows Falls)|
|Caffe Lena (Saratoga Springs)|
|Old Firehouse Concerts (Tinmouth)|
|Upper Valley Coffeehouse (Norwich)|
|Front Porch Concert Series (Lebanon)|
|Sunapee Community Coffee House (Sunapee)|
|Stone Church Arts (Bellows Falls)|
|Andover Community Coffeehouse (Andover)|
|Dogwood Bread Company (Wadhams)|
|The Skinny Pancake Burlington (Burlington)|
|Radio Bean Coffeehouse and Light Club Lamp Shop (Burlington)|
|The Skinny Pancake Hanover (Hanover)|
|Rock Hill Bakehouse (Glens Falls)|
|The Flying Goose (New London)|
|Argyle Brewing (Cambridge)|
|The River Road Concert Series at the Sherburne Library (Killington)|
|Pentangle Arts (Woodstock)|
|Flynn Theatre (Burlington)|
|Jackson Gore Summer Music Series (Ludlow)|
|Highland Center for the Arts (Greensboro)|
|Flying Monkey Movie House and Performance Center (Plymouth)|
|Colonial Theatre (Bethlehem)|
|Next Stage (Putney)|
|Kingsland Bay State Park (Ferrisburgh)|
|Higher Ground (South Burlington)|