Live Acoustic Music Near Madison, Wisconsin

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

In addition, live acoustic music can be heard in several listening rooms and small theaters in Madison. 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

August 14
Kiki's House of Righteous Music (House Concert)
Madison, WI
August 19
Balanced Rock Winery (Vineyard)
Baraboo, WI
August 24
Cafe Carpe (Listening Room)
Fort Atkinson, WI
August 24
High Noon Saloon (Bar/Nightclub)
Madison, WI
August 24
Stoughton Opera House (Small Theater)
Stoughton, WI
August 27
Barrymore Theatre (Small Theater)
Madison, WI
August 30
An American singer-songwriter and actress, who was the runner-up on the ninth season of American Idol
The Bur Oak (Listening Room)
Madison, WI
September 3
The music of Jack Williams, rooted in his native South Carolina, was shaped by a 61-year career of playing folk, rock, jazz, R&B, classical and the popular music of the 30s, 40s and 50s. He is counted
Cafe Carpe (Listening Room)
Fort Atkinson, WI
September 8
Kathleen Alice "Kathy" Mattea is an American country music and bluegrass performer who often brings folk, Celtic, and traditional country sounds to her music.
Stoughton Opera House (Small Theater)
Stoughton, WI
September 9
The Sylvee (Bar/Nightclub)
Madison, WI
September 10
Kiki's House of Righteous Music (House Concert)
Madison, WI
September 10
Cafe Carpe (Listening Room)
Fort Atkinson, WI
September 11
Majestic Theatre (Small Theater)
Madison, WI
September 24
Barrymore Theatre (Small Theater)
Madison, WI
September 28
The Bur Oak (Listening Room)
Madison, WI
September 29
Stoughton Opera House (Small Theater)
Stoughton, WI
October 5
High Noon Saloon (Bar/Nightclub)
Madison, WI
October 8
Brix Cider House (Vineyard)
Mount Horeb, WI
October 8
Stoughton Opera House (Small Theater)
Stoughton, WI
October 9
Brix Cider House (Vineyard)
Mount Horeb, WI
October 9
Stoughton Opera House (Small Theater)
Stoughton, WI
October 13
Majestic Theatre (Small Theater)
Madison, WI
October 14
High Noon Saloon (Bar/Nightclub)
Madison, WI
October 18
High Noon Saloon (Bar/Nightclub)
Madison, WI
October 20
Stoughton Opera House (Small Theater)
Stoughton, WI
October 22
Tnx for all the support at these past Under the Oak Quarantini Concerts. They are most definitely the highlight of our week! Please share so we can keep on lifting spirits. https://harmoniouswail.co
North Street Cabaret (Listening Room)
Madison, WI
October 24
Willi Carlisle is an award-winning folksinger, writer, and theater-artist from Northwest Arkansas
High Noon Saloon (Bar/Nightclub)
Madison, WI
October 27
Stoughton Opera House (Small Theater)
Stoughton, WI
November 4
Barrymore Theatre (Small Theater)
Madison, WI
November 4
The Bur Oak (Listening Room)
Madison, WI
November 5
Cafe Carpe (Listening Room)
Fort Atkinson, WI
November 9
Slowpoke Lounge and Cabaret (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Spring Green, WI
November 13
Slowpoke Lounge and Cabaret (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Spring Green, WI
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Places to see live acoustic music in and around Madison, Wisconsin

House Concerts

Kiki's House of Righteous Music (Madison)
Our House (Madison)

Listening Rooms

Cafe Carpe (Fort Atkinson)
North Street Cabaret (Madison)
Pyramid Event Venue (Lake Mills)
Shitty Barn (Spring Green)
The Bur Oak (Madison)

Vineyards & Breweries

Al Ringling Brewing (Baraboo)
Bailey's Run Vineyard (New Glarus)
Balanced Rock Winery (Baraboo)
Brix Cider House (Mount Horeb)
Hop Garden Brewery (Belleville)

Cafes, Restaurants & Coffee Shops

Harmony Bar and Grill (Madison)
Slowpoke Lounge and Cabaret (Spring Green)

Small Theaters

Barrymore Theatre (Madison)
Janesville Performing Arts Center (Janesville)
Majestic Theatre (Madison)
Stoughton Opera House (Stoughton)

Outdoor Music Series

Garver Feed Mill Patio (Madison)

Bars & Nightclubs

High Noon Saloon (Madison)
The Sylvee (Madison)
Up North Bar (Madison)