Live Acoustic Music Near Houston, Texas

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 Houston area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.

Churches and non-profit community groups around Houston 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 several listening rooms and small theaters in Houston. Local vineyards and restaurants and cafes in the area sometimes host nationally touring musicians as well.

Below you can find a listing of upcoming shows in these smaller venues by nationally and internationally touring artists.

Upcoming Acoustic Shows

February 1
Main Street Crossing (Listening Room)
Tomball, TX
February 3
McGonigel's Mucky Duck (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Houston, TX
February 3
“When you combine the transcendent poetry of Bob Dylan with the gritty, real-world rock-n-roll storytelling that Bruce Springsteen made so famous, and then add a dash of the political activism embod
McGonigel's Mucky Duck (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Houston, TX
February 3
White Oak Music Hall (Bar/Nightclub)
Houston, TX
February 4
McGonigel's Mucky Duck (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Houston, TX
February 8
Dosey Doe Big Barn (Small Theater)
Spring, TX
February 9
Dosey Doe Big Barn (Small Theater)
Spring, TX
February 10
Dosey Doe Big Barn (Small Theater)
Spring, TX
February 10
International Folk Music Awards 2017 Artist of the Year Ordinary Elephant captivates audiences with their emotionally powerful and vulnerable songs, letting the listener know that they are not alone i
Burlinghall House Concerts (House Concert)
Houston, TX
February 11
Join us for a great Night of Music from Dana Cooper. Dana is a Poetic & Powerful Indie Folk/Americana Songwriter from Nashville known for his storytelling & musicanship. He will be performing New Songs- from his NEW CD- as well as Old Favorites.
Houston Folklore and Music Society (Folk Music Society)
Houston, TX
February 12
Dosey Doe Big Barn (Small Theater)
Spring, TX
February 15
Green Oaks Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Humble, TX
February 16
White Oak Music Hall (Bar/Nightclub)
Houston, TX
February 16
Dosey Doe Big Barn (Small Theater)
Spring, TX
February 17
Main Street Crossing (Listening Room)
Tomball, TX
February 17
Anderson Fair (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Houston, TX
February 17
The Red Brick Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Conroe, TX
February 18
Last Concert cafe (Bar/Nightclub)
Houston, TX
February 18
McGonigel's Mucky Duck (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Houston, TX
February 19
Dosey Doe Big Barn (Small Theater)
Spring, TX
February 19
Karbach Brewing Company (Brewery)
Houston, TX
February 21
McGonigel's Mucky Duck (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Houston, TX
February 22
“When it comes to making killer folk music, Webster’s Wheel is the pair to go see” -IndieShark Music Magazine
The Red Brick Tavern (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Conroe, TX
February 22
Dosey Doe Big Barn (Small Theater)
Spring, TX
February 24
White Oak Music Hall (Bar/Nightclub)
Houston, TX
February 24
Anderson Fair (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Houston, TX
February 25
Continental Club Houston (Bar/Nightclub)
Houston, TX
February 25
Warehouse Live (Small Theater)
Houston, TX
February 25
Award winning singer/songwriter Randy Lewis Brown, despite being well past his prime and having an early bedtime, can still take an audience on a magical journey of discovery with his story telling an
EQ Heights (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Houston, TX
March 1
Dosey Doe Big Barn (Small Theater)
Spring, TX
March 2
Main Street Crossing (Listening Room)
Tomball, TX
March 3
Main Street Crossing (Listening Room)
Tomball, TX
March 3
McGonigel's Mucky Duck (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Houston, TX
March 5
5 and Dime House Concerts (House Concert)
Spring, TX
March 8
Main Street Crossing (Listening Room)
Tomball, TX
March 9
McGonigel's Mucky Duck (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Houston, TX
March 10
Dosey Doe Big Barn (Small Theater)
Spring, TX
March 11
McGonigel's Mucky Duck (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Houston, TX
March 14
Main Street Crossing (Listening Room)
Tomball, TX
March 15
Main Street Crossing (Listening Room)
Tomball, TX
March 16
Dosey Doe Big Barn (Small Theater)
Spring, TX
March 21
Calista brings a mix of complexity and sophistication to her songs that carry a hint of pop and blues. Her style hearkens back to classic 70's acts but with a fresh modern twist.
McGonigel's Mucky Duck (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Houston, TX
March 23
If folk, roots, and Americana were on a Venn diagram, Grace Morrison would be squarely in the center. With a career that began as a backup singer for rock icons like Eddie Money and Joey Molland (of
McGonigel's Mucky Duck (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Houston, TX
March 25
McGonigel's Mucky Duck (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Houston, TX
March 28
Main Street Crossing (Listening Room)
Tomball, TX
April 1
McGonigel's Mucky Duck (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Houston, TX
April 2
5 and Dime House Concerts (House Concert)
Spring, TX
April 2
Dosey Doe Big Barn (Small Theater)
Spring, TX
April 5
McGonigel's Mucky Duck (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Houston, TX
April 7
Dosey Doe Big Barn (Small Theater)
Spring, TX
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Places to see live acoustic music in and around Houston, Texas

House Concerts

5 and Dime House Concerts (Spring)
Bridgeland House Concert (Cypress)
Burlinghall House Concerts (Houston)
Fulshear House Concerts (Fulshear)
Lodge House Concerts (Conroe)
Pearland House Concert (Pearland)

Listening Rooms

Dosey Doe Music Cafe (Conroe)
Main Street Crossing (Tomball)

Folk Music Societies

Houston Folklore and Music Society (Houston)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

Millbend Coffeehouse (The Woodlands)

Vineyards & Breweries

Haak Vineyards & Winery (Santa Fe)

Cafes, Restaurants & Coffee Shops

Anderson Fair (Houston)
Dinner Bell (Houston)
Dosey Doe Breakfast, BBQ & Whiskey Bar (Spring)
EQ Heights (Houston)
Goode Company Armadillo Palace (Houston)
Green Oaks Tavern (Humble)
Harold's Restaurant, Bar & Rooftop Terrace (Houston)
Kojaks (Houston)
McGonigel's Mucky Duck (Houston)
The Red Brick Tavern (Conroe)

Small Theaters

Dosey Doe Big Barn (Spring)
Warehouse Live (Houston)

Bars & Nightclubs

Continental Club Houston (Houston)
Cowboy Surfer (Houston)
Last Concert cafe (Houston)
Scout Bar (Houston)
White Oak Music Hall (Houston)