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 Franklin 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 Franklin 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 and small theaters in and around the Franklin 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 Franklin, NH
|The Greenhouse studio (Gilford)|
|Unfinished House Concerts (North Sandwich)|
|Bass Hall at Monadnock Center for History and Culture (Peterborough)|
|Stage 33 Live (Bellows Falls)|
|The Word Barn (Exeter)|
|ArtisTree Community Arts Center (South Pomfret)|
|Stone Mountain Arts Center (Brownfield)|
|Andover Community Coffeehouse (Andover)|
|High Street Coffee House (Boscawen)|
|Sunapee Community Coffee House (Sunapee)|
|Upper Valley Coffeehouse (Norwich)|
|Stone Church Arts (Bellows Falls)|
|First Friday Coffeehouse, Exeter, New Hampshire (Exeter)|
|The Flying Goose (New London)|
|Franklin Opera House (Franklin)|
|Flying Monkey Movie House and Performance Center (Plymouth)|
|Tupelo Music Hall (Londonderry)|
|Pentangle Arts (Woodstock)|
|Colonial Theatre (Keene)|