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 Brattleboro area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.
Several churches and non-profit community groups around Brattleboro 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 Brattleboro. 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 Brattleboro, VT
|Lower Falls House Concerts (Greenfield)|
|Mt Toby Concerts (Leverett)|
|1794 Meetinghouse (New Salem)|
|Bass Hall at Monadnock Center for History and Culture (Peterborough)|
|The Parlor Room (Northampton)|
|Old Meetinghouse (Francestown)|
|Luthier's Co-op (Easthampton)|
|Gateway City Arts (Holyoke)|
|Stone Church Arts (Bellows Falls)|
|Sunapee Community Coffee House (Sunapee)|
|Bread and Roses Coffeehouse (Pittsfield)|
|The Farm Cafe at the Toadstool Bookstore (Keene)|
|The Montague Bookmill (Montague)|
|Harlow's Pub (Peterborough)|
|Thirsty Mind Coffee and Wine Bar (South Hadley)|
|Chester Common Table (Chester)|
|The Barn Restaurant and Tavern (Pawlet)|
|The Dream Away Lodge (Becket)|
|The Flying Goose (New London)|
|The Bull Run Restaurant (Shirley)|
|Fort Hill Brewery (Easthampton)|
|Abandon Building Brewery (Easthampton)|
|Keene Public Library Theatre (Keene)|
|The Stone Church (Brattleboro)|
|Next Stage (Putney)|
|Colonial Theatre (Keene)|
|Shea Theater Arts Center (Turners Falls)|
|Bellows Falls Opera House (Bellows Falls)|
|Iron Horse Music Hall (Northampton)|
|Academy of Music Theater (Northampton)|
|The Center at Eagle Hill (Hardwick)|
|Jackson Gore Summer Music Series (Ludlow)|