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 Bristol area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.
Local libraries 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 Bristol 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 Bristol, TN
|Songs From the Wood House Concert (Deep Gap)|
|Bad Branch House Concerts (Whitesburg)|
|Honeyfolk House Concert (Mars Hill)|
|The Roost House Concerts (Morganton)|
|Roadmaster Stage (Black Mountain)|
|Bloom Cafe and Listening Room (Bristol)|
|The Willow Tree Coffeehouse and Music Room (Johnson City)|
|The Downhome (Johnson City)|
|The Jones House (Boone)|
|Micaville Music (Burnsville)|
|Ebbs Chapel Performing Arts Center (Mars Hill)|
|Muddy Creek Cafe Sparta (Sparta)|
|The Altamont Theatre (Asheville)|
|The Millroom at Asheville Brewing Company (Asheville)|
|The Grey Eagle (Asheville)|
|Ambrose West (Asheville)|
|Haywood Country Club (Asheville)|
|The Mothlight (Asheville)|
|Stateline Bar & Grille (Bristol)|
|The Bone Fire Smokehouse & Musictorium (Abingdon)|
|The Boone Saloon (Boone)|
|Jack of the Wood (Asheville)|
|Salvage Station (Asheville)|
|Mad Co Brewing (Marshall)|
|Brown Mountain Bottleworks (Morganton)|
|South Creek Winery (Nebo)|
|French Broad River Brewery (Asheville)|
|Alleghany County Public Library (Sparta)|
|Barter Theatre (Abingdon)|
|Bonnie Kate Theater (Elizabethton)|
|Asheville Music Hall (Asheville)|
|Diana Wortham Theatre (Asheville)|
|Isis Restaurant and Music Hall (Asheville)|
|The White Horse at Black Mountain (Black Mountain)|