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 Los Gatos 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 Los Gatos 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, small theaters and local vineyards and breweries in and around the Los Gatos 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 Los Gatos, CA
|The Shady Lady House Concert (Saratoga)|
|The Great Room (Los Gatos)|
|Brask House Concerts at Mission Coffee Roasting (Fremont)|
|SYLA Presents House Concerts (Oakland)|
|Rose Avenue Acoustic Delights (Oakland)|
|Fog House Concerts (San Francisco)|
|KC Turner Presents (San Francisco)|
|Like Hearted House Concerts (Walnut Creek)|
|The Monkey House (Berkeley)|
|Lille Aeske (Boulder Creek)|
|Michael's on Main (Soquel)|
|Club Fox (Redwood City)|
|The Lost Church (San Francisco)|
|The Back Room (Berkeley)|
|The Backroom (Berkeley)|
|Devil's Mountain Coffee House (Walnut Creek)|
|Red Rock Coffee (Mountain View)|
|Ugly Mug Coffeehouse (Soquel)|
|San Gregorio General Store (San Gregorio)|
|Caffe Chiave (Oakland)|
|East Village Coffee Lounge (Monterey)|
|The Bistro (Hayward)|
|Folktale Winery & Vineyards (Carmel-by-the-Sea)|
|Felton Music Hall (Felton)|
|Livermore Valley Performing Arts Center (Livermore)|
|Slim's and The Great American Music Hall (San Francisco)|
|Freight and Salvage (Berkeley)|
|Amnesia Beer & Music Hall (San Francisco)|
|The Chapel (San Francisco)|
|Hotel Utah (San Francisco)|
|The Plough & Stars Irish Pub (San Francisco)|
|Neck of the Woods (San Francisco)|
|Ivy Room (Albany)|