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 many listening rooms, small theaters and local vineyards and breweries in Madison. Restaurants and cafes around town 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 Madison, WI
|Our House (Madison)|
|Over at the Lake House (Madison)|
|Kiki's House of Righteous Music (Madison)|
|Magic Mansion (Oconomowoc)|
|The Bur Oak (Madison)|
|North Street Cabaret (Madison)|
|Pyramid Event Venue (Lake Mills)|
|Cafe Carpe (Fort Atkinson)|
|Madison Folk Music Society (Mad Folk) (Madison)|
|Crescendo Espresso Bar and Music Cafe (Madison)|
|Slowpoke Lounge and Cabaret (Spring Green)|
|Hop Garden Brewery (Paoli)|
|Brix Cider House (Mount Horeb)|
|Al Ringling Brewing (Baraboo)|
|Bullquarian Brewhouse (Monroe)|
|Fawn Creek Winery (Wisconsin Dells)|
|Majestic Theatre (Madison)|
|Barrymore Theatre (Madison)|
|Stoughton Opera House (Stoughton)|
|Janesville Performing Arts Center (Janesville)|
|Up North Bar (Madison)|
|The Sylvee (Madison)|