Live Acoustic Music Near Cleveland, Ohio

If you've never experienced hearing talented musicians perform in a small, intimate environment, you are in for a treat. Acoustic music can be heard in many house concerts, acoustic coffeehouses and listening rooms in and around the Cleveland area, together with smaller theaters that host live acoustic music. In addition, live acoustic music can be heard at many cafes and restaurants in the area as well as at local libraries. Below you can find a listing of upcoming shows in these smaller venues by nationally and internationally touring artists.

Upcoming Live Acoustic Shows

May 22, 2018
Jerry Douglas (Instrumental)
Playing at The Kent Stage (Small Theater)
May 23, 2018
Slaid Cleaves (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Beachland Tavern (Cafe/Restaurant)
May 26, 2018
Caitlin Canty (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at G.A.R. Hall (GAR Hall) (Listening Room)
Jun 2, 2018
The Page Turners (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at G.A.R. Hall (GAR Hall) (Listening Room)
Jun 3, 2018
Brooke Annibale (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Music Box Supper Club (Listening Room)
Jun 15, 2018
Sean Benjamin (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Brothers Lounge (Bar/Nightclub)
Jun 18, 2018
Christina Holmes (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Beachland Tavern (Cafe/Restaurant)
Jul 20, 2018
Sean Benjamin (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Brothers Lounge (Bar/Nightclub)
Aug 17, 2018
Sean Benjamin (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Brothers Lounge (Bar/Nightclub)

Places to See Live Acoustic Music in and around Cleveland, OH

House Concerts

Mechanic Street House Concerts (Cleveland)
Folknet Concert Series (Beachwood)
Honky Tonk House Concerts (Streetsboro)

Listening Rooms

Music Box Supper Club (Cleveland)
The Root Cafe (Lakewood)
The Barn (Music on a Mission) (Avon Lake)
G.A.R. Hall (GAR Hall) (Peninsula)
Mountain Rose Concert Series (Kent)
Uncorked Wine Bar (Akron)
Riverdog (Wakeman)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

St Andrew Sanctuary Concert Series (Mentor)
Cuyahoga River Concert Series (Kent)

Cafes & Restaurants

Wilbert's (Cleveland)
Barking Spider Tavern (Cleveland)
Beachland Tavern (Cleveland)
Brewsters (Twinsburg)
Charleston Coffee House (Lorain)
Tree City Coffee and Pastry (Kent)
Karma Kafe (Akron)


Front Porch Concert Series at Lakewood Public Library (Lakewood)

Small Theaters

The Kent Stage (Kent)

Bars & Nightclubs

Brothers Lounge (Cleveland)