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 Guilford 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 Guilford 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 Guilford area.
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 Guilford, CT
|Acousticool House Concert (Bristol)|
|Down By The Creek House Concerts (Patchogue)|
|The Buttonwood Tree Performing Arts and Cultural Center (Middletown)|
|Bruces Blues Cafe (Southbury)|
|Roaring Brook Concerts (Canton)|
|Nights at the Beekley (New Hartford)|
|The Malted Barley Upstairs (Westerly)|
|Hard Luck Cafe (Huntington)|
|The Folk Fridays Concert Series (New Haven)|
|The Bread Box Theater (Willimantic)|
|Folk Music Society of Huntington 1st Saturday Concerts (Centerport)|
|College Street Music Hall (New Haven)|
|The Kate Theater - Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center (Old Saybrook)|
|Milford Center for the Arts (Milford)|
|Fairfield Theatre (Fairfield)|
|Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center (Westhampton Beach)|
|Ridgefield Playhouse (Ridgefield)|
|Southampton Arts Center (Southampton)|
|Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts (Westport)|
|Bellport Bandshell (Bellport)|
|CHIRP Concerts (Ridgefield)|
|Space Ballroom (Hamden)|
|The Stephen Talkhouse (Amagansett)|