Live Acoustic Music Near Minneapolis, Minnesota

If you've never experienced hearing talented musicians perform in a small, intimate environment, you are in for a treat. Acoustic music can be heard in many house concerts and listening rooms in and around the Minneapolis area, together with smaller theaters that host live acoustic music. In addition, live acoustic music can be heard at many cafes and restaurants in the area. Below you can find a listing of upcoming shows in these smaller venues by nationally and internationally touring artists.

Upcoming Live Acoustic Shows

Apr 24, 2018
Langhorne Slim (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Cedar Cultural Center (Small Theater)
Apr 25, 2018
Dusty Heart (Americana)
Playing at The Dakota Jazz Club (Listening Room)
Apr 27, 2018
Brian Keith Wallen (Blues)
Playing at Musicians Corner House Concerts (House Concert)
Apr 27, 2018
Dave Barnes (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Cedar Cultural Center (Small Theater)
Apr 29, 2018
Joe Crookston (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Sun Dog Farm Concerts (House Concert)
Apr 29, 2018
Chris Koza (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at 318 Cafe (Cafe/Restaurant)
May 5, 2018
Phil Heywood (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Aster Cafe (Cafe/Restaurant)
May 6, 2018
Phil Heywood (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Icehouse (Cafe/Restaurant)
May 11, 2018
Chris Smither (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Cedar Cultural Center (Small Theater)
May 12, 2018
Reina del Cid (Folk Rock & Pop)
Playing at Icehouse (Cafe/Restaurant)
May 18, 2018
Greg Brown (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Cedar Cultural Center (Small Theater)
May 19, 2018
Heidi Burson (Folk Rock & Pop)
Playing at Musicians Corner House Concerts (House Concert)
May 20, 2018
Love Canon (Bluegrass & Roots Music)
Playing at The Dakota Jazz Club (Listening Room)
May 26, 2018
Liz Brasher (Americana)
Playing at First Avenue and the 7th St Entry (Bar/Nightclub)
May 26, 2018
Janet Robin (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Sun Dog Farm Concerts (House Concert)
Jun 9, 2018
Juni Fisher (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Creek House Concerts (House Concert)
Jun 15, 2018
Communist Daughter (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Cedar Cultural Center (Small Theater)
Jun 22, 2018
Rachael Kilgour (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at The Warming House (Listening Room)
Jun 28, 2018
Willy Welch (Singer/Songwriter)
Playing at Musicians Corner House Concerts (House Concert)

Places to See Live Acoustic Music in and around Minneapolis, MN

House Concerts

Folk House (Golden Valley)
Creek House Concerts (St Paul)
Musicians Corner House Concerts (Woodbury)
Sun Dog Farm Concerts (Maple Plain)
Pigkiss Barn Music Series (Lonsdale)

Listening Rooms

Fine Line Music Cafe (Minneapolis)
The Dakota Jazz Club (Minneapolis)
The Warming House (Minneapolis)
Ginko coffeehouse (St Paul)

Cafes & Restaurants

Aster Cafe (Minneapolis)
Icehouse (Minneapolis)
Butter Bakery Cafe (Minneapolis)
Riverview Cafe and Wine Bar (Minneapolis)
The Depot Coffee House (Hopkins)
Black Dog Coffee and Wine Bar (St Paul)
318 Cafe (Excelsior)
Three Crows Cafe and Coffee House (Delano)

Small Theaters

Cedar Cultural Center (Minneapolis)
The Hook and Ladder Theater (Minneapolis)
Hopkins Center for the Arts (Hopkins)

Bars & Nightclubs

First Avenue and the 7th St Entry (Minneapolis)
331 Club (Minneapolis)