Live Acoustic Music Near Geneva, Illinois

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 Geneva 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 20, 2018
Liz Vice (Unknown)
Playing at SPACE (Listening Room)
May 22, 2018
Ana Popovic (Blues)
Playing at City Winery (Listening Room)
May 23, 2018
Caitlin Canty (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at SPACE (Listening Room)
May 25, 2018
Mare Wakefield (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Two Way Street Coffee House (House Concert)
May 27, 2018
Erin Rea (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Old Town School of Folk Music (Small Theater)
May 28, 2018
Erin Rea (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Old Town School of Folk Music (Small Theater)
May 28, 2018
American Aquarium (Country)
Playing at City Winery (Listening Room)
Jun 1, 2018
Shawn Colvin (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at SPACE (Listening Room)
Jun 2, 2018
Shawn Colvin (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at SPACE (Listening Room)
Jun 7, 2018
Sam Burchfield (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Uncommon Ground Lakeview (Cafe/Restaurant)
Jun 7, 2018
Nathan Angelo (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Uncommon Ground - Clark (Cafe/Restaurant)
Jun 9, 2018
Lazer Lloyd (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at FitzGerald's Nightclub (Bar/Nightclub)
Jun 9, 2018
Callaghan (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at SPACE (Listening Room)
Jun 17, 2018
Jeffrey Foucault (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at City Winery (Listening Room)
Jun 17, 2018
Christina Holmes (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Uncommon Ground - Clark (Cafe/Restaurant)
Jun 18, 2018
Rachael Kilgour (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Uncommon Ground - Clark (Cafe/Restaurant)
Jun 20, 2018
Edwin McCain (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at City Winery (Listening Room)
Jun 21, 2018
The Howlin' Brothers (Bluegrass & Roots Music)
Playing at Tonic Room (Bar/Nightclub)
Jun 22, 2018
Chuck Hawthorne (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at The Outta Space (Listening Room)
Jul 6, 2018
Still on the Hill (Bluegrass & Roots Music)
Playing at Two Way Street Coffee House (House Concert)

Places to See Live Acoustic Music in and around Geneva, IL

House Concerts

Two Way Street Coffee House (Downers Grove)
Stained Rug House Concerts (Wauconda)
Black Dog House Concerts (Chicago)
Windy City House Concerts (Chicago)

Listening Rooms

The House Cafe (Dekalb)
Lakeside Listening Room at Lakeside Legacy Arts Park (Crystal Lake)
The Outta Space (Berwyn)
Subterranean (Chicago)
City Winery (Chicago)
SPACE (Evanston)
Lake County Folk Club (Grayslake)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

Blue Boat Cafe (Naperville)
Maple Street Concerts (Lombard)
Acoustic Renaissance Concerts at Hinsdale Unitarian Church (Hinsdale)
Lincoln Square House Concert Series (Chicago)

Cafes & Restaurants

Wildwood Restaurant (Geneva)
Adelle's Fine American Fare (Wheaton)
Durty Nellie's (Palatine)
Beat Kitchen (Chicago)
Uncommon Ground - Clark (Chicago)
Uncommon Ground Lakeview (Chicago)
Parlour on Park (Chicago)

Libraries

Oak Park Library (Oak Park)

Small Theaters

Old Town School of Folk Music (Chicago)
Thalia Hall (Chicago)

Bars & Nightclubs

Wire (Berwyn)
FitzGerald's Nightclub (Chicago)
The Hideout (Chicago)
Schubas Tavern (Chicago)
The Elbo Room (Chicago)
Tonic Room (Chicago)