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 Ontario area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.
Local libraries host free concerts that are open to the general public.
In addition, live acoustic music can be heard in many listening rooms and small theaters in and around the Ontario 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 Ontario, CA
|Gelencser House Concerts (Claremont)|
|Full Moon Saturdays at Stonywood (Pasadena)|
|Seth and Tonys House Concerts (Eagle Rock)|
|Cool House Concerts (Los Angeles)|
|Two Worlds Connect House Concert (Valley Center)|
|Russ and Julie's House Concerts (Oak Park)|
|The Living Tradition (Anaheim)|
|The Coffee Gallery Backstage (Altadena)|
|Wine & Song Concert Series (South Pasadena)|
|Hotel Cafe (Los Angeles)|
|Grand Annex (San Pedro)|
|Boulevard Music (Culver City)|
|Kulak's Woodshed (North Hollywood)|
|McCabe's Guitar Shop (Santa Monica)|
|Pasadena Folk Music Society (Pasadena)|
|Matt Denny's Ale House (Arcadia)|
|Escondido Public Library (Escondido)|
|Irvine Barclay Theatre (Irvine)|
|Yucaipa Performing Arts Center (Yucaipa)|
|Bootleg Theater (Los Angeles)|
|The Coach House (San Juan Capistrano)|
|Arcadia Blues Club (Arcadia)|
|Bar Lubitsch (West Hollywood)|
|The Mint (Los Angeles)|
|The Troubadour (West Hollywood)|
|Pappy and Harriet's (Pioneertown)|
|Joshua Tree Saloon (Joshua Tree)|
|Belly Up Tavern (Solana Beach)|