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 Branford 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 Branford 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 Branford 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 Branford, CT
|Fire in the Kitchen (Madison)|
|Acousticool House Concert (Bristol)|
|Acoustic Celebration (Ridgefield)|
|Down By The Creek House Concerts (Patchogue)|
|Cafe Nine (New Haven)|
|The Buttonwood Tree Performing Arts and Cultural Center (Middletown)|
|Bruces Blues Cafe (Southbury)|
|Moriches Community Center (Center Moriches)|
|Roaring Brook Concerts (Canton)|
|Hard Luck Cafe (Huntington)|
|Nights at the Beekley (New Hartford)|
|Daryl's House (Pawling)|
|The Folk Fridays Concert Series (New Haven)|
|Voices Cafe (Westport)|
|The Sounding Board (West Hartford)|
|Community Coffeehouse (Danbury)|
|Meeting House Presents (Hartford)|
|The Bread Box Theater (Willimantic)|
|Folk Music Society of Huntington 1st Saturday Concerts (Centerport)|
|The Hangout Cafe (Carmel Hamlet)|
|Brignole Vineyards (East Granby)|
|College Street Music Hall (New Haven)|
|The Kate Theater - Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center (Old Saybrook)|
|Fairfield Theatre (Fairfield)|
|Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center (Westhampton Beach)|
|Ridgefield Playhouse (Ridgefield)|
|Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts (Westport)|
|CHIRP Concerts (Ridgefield)|
|Bellport Bandshell (Bellport)|
|Space Ballroom (Hamden)|
|The Stephen Talkhouse (Amagansett)|