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 Brighton 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 Brighton 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 and around the Brighton 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 Brighton, MI
|Sunset Sounds (Ann Arbor)|
|Garfield House Concerts (Northville)|
|Canterbury House (Ann Arbor)|
|Caileigh House Concerts (Ann Arbor)|
|Teutone Music (Ann Arbor)|
|Maplewood Concert Series (Livonia)|
|Lakehouse Music (East Lansing)|
|Johnny's Speakeasy (Ann Arbor)|
|Kerrytown Concert House (Ann Arbor)|
|Crazy Wisdom Tea Room (Ann Arbor)|
|On the Tracks Songwriter Showcase (Chelsea)|
|The Black Crystal Cafe (Ann Arbor)|
|Trinity House Theatre (Redford)|
|Acoustic Routes Concerts (Saline)|
|Live! From The Living Room (Orion Township)|
|20 Front Street (Lake Orion)|
|Otus Supply (Ferndale)|
|Pump House Concerts (East Lansing)|
|MusicTown Detroit (Detroit)|
|Green Wood Coffee House Series (Ann Arbor)|
|MAMA's Coffeehouse (Bloomfield Hills)|
|Ten Pound Fiddle (East Lansing)|
|Brighton Coffeehouse & Theater (Brighton)|
|Brighton Bar and Grill (Brighton)|
|Zou Zou's Cafe (Chelsea)|
|Cultivate Coffee and Tap House (Ypsilanti)|
|The Loving Touch (Ferndale)|
|Cadieux Cafe (Detroit)|
|Ann Arbor Distilling Company (Ann Arbor)|
|Flying Otter Vineyard & Winery (Adrian)|
|Farmington Hills Community Library (Farmington Hills)|
|The Ark (Ann Arbor)|
|The Robin Theatre (Lansing)|
|Mash (Ann Arbor)|
|The Blind Pig (Ann Arbor)|