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.

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 Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis. 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.

Upcoming Acoustic Shows

Jan 22, 2022
Playing at KJs Hideaway (Listening Room)
Jan 22, 2022
Playing at Medina Entertainment Center (Small Theater)
Jan 23, 2022
Playing at Turf Club (Bar/Nightclub)
Jan 23, 2022
Playing at Palmer’s Bar (Bar/Nightclub)
A brand-new take on old-time country, the Sapsuckers hail from back-hills Wisconsin with a lively and often funny live performance of original hillbilly/Americana music.
Jan 24, 2022
Playing at Turf Club (Bar/Nightclub)
Jan 25, 2022
Playing at Dakota (Listening Room)
Jan 26, 2022
Playing at Turf Club (Bar/Nightclub)
Jan 28, 2022
Playing at Amsterdam Bar and Hall (Bar/Nightclub)
Jan 30, 2022
Playing at Turf Club (Bar/Nightclub)
Feb 5, 2022
Playing at Hopkins Center for the Arts (Small Theater)
Kathleen Alice "Kathy" Mattea is an American country music and bluegrass performer who often brings folk, Celtic, and traditional country sounds to her music.
Feb 6, 2022
Playing at Turf Club (Bar/Nightclub)
Feb 11, 2022
Playing at Fine Line Music Cafe (Listening Room)
Feb 16, 2022
Playing at Cedar Cultural Center (Small Theater)
Feb 19, 2022
Playing at First Avenue and the 7th St Entry (Bar/Nightclub)
Feb 19, 2022
Playing at Ginkgo Coffeehouse (Listening Room)
Feb 20, 2022
Playing at Cedar Cultural Center (Small Theater)
Feb 24, 2022
Playing at Dakota (Listening Room)
Feb 25, 2022
Playing at Dakota (Listening Room)
Feb 26, 2022
Playing at Cedar Cultural Center (Small Theater)
Feb 27, 2022
Playing at Palmer’s Bar (Bar/Nightclub)
A brand-new take on old-time country, the Sapsuckers hail from back-hills Wisconsin with a lively and often funny live performance of original hillbilly/Americana music.
Mar 3, 2022
Playing at Cedar Cultural Center (Small Theater)
Mar 3, 2022
Playing at Turf Club (Bar/Nightclub)
Mar 4, 2022
Playing at Cedar Cultural Center (Small Theater)
Mar 6, 2022
Playing at Cedar Cultural Center (Small Theater)
Mar 9, 2022
Playing at Dakota (Listening Room)
Mar 9, 2022
Playing at Turf Club (Bar/Nightclub)
Mar 10, 2022
Playing at Dakota (Listening Room)
Mar 10, 2022
Playing at Fine Line Music Cafe (Listening Room)
Mar 14, 2022
Playing at The Parkway Theater (Small Theater)
Mar 14, 2022
Playing at Dakota (Listening Room)
Mar 19, 2022
Playing at Hopkins Center for the Arts (Small Theater)
Apr 8, 2022
Playing at Fine Line Music Cafe (Listening Room)
Apr 8, 2022
Playing at Cedar Cultural Center (Small Theater)
Apr 9, 2022
Playing at Dakota (Listening Room)
Apr 13, 2022
Playing at Cedar Cultural Center (Small Theater)
Apr 13, 2022
Playing at Turf Club (Bar/Nightclub)
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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)
Rieder Homestead Concerts (Delano)

Listening Rooms

Fine Line Music Cafe (Minneapolis)
Dakota (Minneapolis)
The Warming House (Minneapolis)
Ginkgo Coffeehouse (St Paul)
KJs Hideaway (Saint Paul)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

Roots Cellar Music Series (Minneapolis)

Cafes, Restaurants & Coffee Shops

Aster Cafe (Minneapolis)
Icehouse (Minneapolis)
Riverview Cafe and Wine Bar (Minneapolis)
Crooner's Supper Club (Minneapolis)
Black Dog Cafe (St Paul)
Ingredients Cafe (White Bear Lake)
318 Cafe (Excelsior)

Vineyards & Breweries

Parley Lake Winery (Waconia)
Falconer Vineyard (Red Wing)

Small Theaters

Cedar Cultural Center (Minneapolis)
The Hook and Ladder Theater (Minneapolis)
The Parkway Theater (Minneapolis)
Hopkins Center for the Arts (Hopkins)
Landmark Center (St Paul)
Medina Entertainment Center (Medina)
The Zephyr Theatre (Stillwater)

Bars & Nightclubs

First Avenue and the 7th St Entry (Minneapolis)
Palmer’s Bar (Minneapolis)
331 Club (Minneapolis)
Turf Club (St Paul)
Amsterdam Bar and Hall (Saint Paul)