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 North Utica area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.
Several churches and non-profit community groups around North Utica host occasional coffeehouses that feature traditional folk musicians and other acoustic artists as a way of bringing the community together. Local libraries also host free concerts that are open to the general public.
In addition, live acoustic music can be heard in several listening rooms in and around the North Utica 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 North Utica, IL
|Two Way Street Coffee House (Downers Grove)|
|Rockford Listening Room (Rockford)|
|Uptown Grill's Playlist Theater (Lasalle)|
|Law Office Pub & Music Hall (Yorkville)|
|Bishop Hill Creative Commons (Bishop Hill)|
|Hey Nonny (Arlington Heights)|
|The Princeton Coffeehouse (Princeton)|
|Acoustic Renaissance Concerts at Hinsdale Unitarian Church (Hinsdale)|
|Route One House Concerts (Park Forest)|
|Durty Nellie's (Palatine)|
|Oak Park Library (Oak Park)|
|FitzGerald's Nightclub (Berwyn)|