Live Acoustic Music Near Akron, Ohio

If you've never experienced hearing talented musicians perform in a small, intimate environment, you are in for a treat.

Churches and non-profit community groups around Akron 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 several listening rooms and small theaters in and around the Akron area. Local vineyards and restaurants and cafes in the area sometimes host nationally touring musicians as well.

Below you can find a listing of upcoming shows in these smaller venues by nationally and internationally touring artists.

Upcoming Acoustic Shows

May 27
Beachland Ballroom and Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Cleveland, OH
May 27
Beachland Ballroom and Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Cleveland, OH
May 27
Gervasi Vineyard (Vineyard)
Canton, OH
June 8
Music Box Supper Club (Listening Room)
Cleveland, OH
June 10
Beachland Ballroom and Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Cleveland, OH
June 13
Beachland Ballroom and Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Cleveland, OH
June 15
Beachland Ballroom and Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Cleveland, OH
June 16
The Winchester Music Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Lakewood, OH
June 26
Music Box Supper Club (Listening Room)
Cleveland, OH
July 1
Gervasi Vineyard (Vineyard)
Canton, OH
July 6
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Beachland Ballroom and Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Cleveland, OH
July 19
The Winchester Music Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Lakewood, OH
July 20
The Buzzbin Art and Music Shop (Bar/Nightclub)
Canton, OH
July 27
Beachland Ballroom and Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Cleveland, OH
July 28
Beachland Ballroom and Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Cleveland, OH
July 29
Beachland Ballroom and Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Cleveland, OH
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Places to see live acoustic music in and around Akron, Ohio

Listening Rooms

Audio Bay Studios (Bay Village)
Avon Lake UCC (Avon Lake)
G.A.R. Hall (GAR Hall) (Peninsula)
Music Box Supper Club (Cleveland)
Rialto Theatre (Akron)
The Barn on Avon Lake (Music on a Mission) (Avon Lake)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

The John Brown House (Akron)

Vineyards & Breweries

Gervasi Vineyard (Canton)
Lincoln Way Vineyards (Wooster)
Sarah's Vineyard (Cuyahoga Falls)
Sibling Revelry Brewing (Westlake)

Cafes, Restaurants & Coffee Shops

Beachland Ballroom and Tavern (Cleveland)
The Oriole Cafe (Berea)
The Winchester Music Tavern (Lakewood)

Small Theaters

Akron Civic Theatre, Knight Stage (Akron)
The Kent Stage (Kent)

Bars & Nightclubs

Brothers Lounge (Cleveland)
Jilly's Music Room (Akron)
The Buzzbin Art and Music Shop (Canton)