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 Beacon 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 Beacon 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 and small theaters in Beacon. Restaurants and cafes around town 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 Beacon, NY
|Blue Spruce Concerts (Yorktown Heights)|
|Acoustic Celebration (Ridgefield)|
|Live @ Drew's (Ringwood)|
|Towne Crier Cafe (Beacon)|
|Daryl's House (Pawling)|
|The Acoustic Cafe Music Series (Park Ridge)|
|Bruces Blues Cafe (Southbury)|
|Ethical Brew at The Ethical Culture Society (Teaneck)|
|Tompkins Corners Cultural Center (Putnam Valley)|
|Community Coffeehouse (Danbury)|
|Voices Cafe (Westport)|
|Outpost in the Burbs (Montclair)|
|Glenwood Life Center - Memory Lane Music Cafe (Glenwood Landing)|
|The Falcon (Marlboro)|
|The Hangout Cafe (Carmel Hamlet)|
|Noble Coffee Roasters (Campbell Hall)|
|Turning Point Cafe (Piermont)|
|Ossining Public Library (Ossining)|
|Pomona Cultural Center (Suffern)|
|Ridgefield Playhouse (Ridgefield)|
|Tarrytown Music Hall (Tarrytown)|
|The River Spirit Music OnStage Concert Series at Tarrytown Music Hall (Tarrytown)|
|The Colony (Woodstock)|
|Wall Street Theater (Norwalk)|
|Emelin Theatre (Mamaroneck)|
|Fairfield Theatre (Fairfield)|
|Hurdy Gurdy Folk Club (Bloomfield)|
|Jeanne Rimsky Theater at Landmark on Main Street (Port Washington)|
|Hudson Valley Bluegrass Association (Highland)|
|CHIRP Concerts (Ridgefield)|
|The Ashokan Center (Olivebridge)|
|Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts (Westport)|