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 Berwyn 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 Berwyn host occasional coffeehouses that feature traditional folk musicians and other acoustic artists as a way of bringing the community together. Several 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 and around the Berwyn 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 Berwyn, IL
|Windy City House Concerts (Chicago)|
|Two Way Street Coffee House (Downers Grove)|
|Black Dog House Concerts (Chicago)|
|City Winery (Chicago)|
|Uncommon Ground Lakeview (Chicago)|
|Uncommon Ground Edgewater (Chicago)|
|Hey Nonny (Arlington Heights)|
|Lake County Folk Club (Grayslake)|
|Law Office Pub & Music Hall (Yorkville)|
|Lakeside Listening Room at Lakeside Legacy Arts Park (Crystal Lake)|
|Front Porch Music (Valparaiso)|
|The House Cafe (Dekalb)|
|Acoustic Renaissance Concerts at Hinsdale Unitarian Church (Hinsdale)|
|Maple Street Concerts (Lombard)|
|Acorn Coffeehouse (Wheaton)|
|Route 1 House Concerts (Park Forest)|
|Off Square Music (Woodstock)|
|Beat Kitchen (Chicago)|
|Durty Nellie's (Palatine)|
|Oak Park Library (Oak Park)|
|Lisle Public Library (Lisle)|
|Thalia Hall (Chicago)|
|Old Town School of Folk Music (Chicago)|
|Beatniks on Conkey (Hammond)|
|Chicago Street Theatre (Valparaiso)|
|FitzGerald's Nightclub (Chicago)|
|The Hideout (Chicago)|
|The Store (Chicago)|
|The Elbo Room (Chicago)|
|Schubas Tavern (Chicago)|
|Tonic Room (Chicago)|