Live Acoustic Music Near Rockville, Maryland

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 Rockville area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.

Many churches and non-profit community groups around Rockville 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 many listening rooms, small theaters and local vineyards and breweries in and around the Rockville 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.

Upcoming Acoustic Shows

Oct 15, 2019
Playing at Jammin Java (Listening Room)
Oct 16, 2019
Playing at Black Cat (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Oct 16, 2019
Playing at Jammin Java (Listening Room)
Oct 17, 2019
Playing at Uptown Concerts at Baldwin's Station (Folk Music Coffeehouse)
Oct 17, 2019
Playing at Gypsy Sally's (Listening Room)
Oct 18, 2019
Playing at Jammin Java (Listening Room)
Oct 19, 2019
Playing at Terra Nebulo Vineyards (Vineyard/Brewery)
Oct 19, 2019
Playing at Big Cork Vineyards (Vineyard/Brewery)
Oct 19, 2019
Playing at Weinberg Center for the Arts (Concert Hall)
Kathleen Alice "Kathy" Mattea is an American country music and bluegrass performer who often brings folk, Celtic, and traditional country sounds to her music.
Oct 19, 2019
Playing at Soup and Song House Concert (House Concert)
Oct 20, 2019
Playing at CommuniTea House Concert (House Concert)
Oct 20, 2019
Playing at The Soundry (Listening Room)
Oct 22, 2019
Playing at Jammin Java (Listening Room)
Oct 23, 2019
Playing at The Living Stage at Hotel RL Baltimore (Listening Room)
Oct 23, 2019
Playing at Creative Alliance at The Patterson (Listening Room)
Oct 24, 2019
Playing at Jammin Java (Listening Room)
Oct 25, 2019
Playing at Barley & Hops (Vineyard/Brewery)
Oct 25, 2019
Playing at Jammin Java (Listening Room)
Oct 25, 2019
Playing at Rocklands Farm (Vineyard/Brewery)
Michelle is a multi-award winning singer-songwriter from Maryland. If you like acoustic music in the Indie/Alternative Folk genre, then Michelle's show is a MUST attend!
Oct 25, 2019
Playing at Cafe Montmartre (Cafe, Restaurant or Coffee Shop)
Shawna Caspi is a mighty singer, a fingerstyle guitarist, a story sculptor, and a truth teller.
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Places to See Live Acoustic Music in and around Rockville, MD

House Concerts

Folk 'N Great Music House Concerts (Rockville)
Moore Music (Rockville)
Singer's Glen House Concerts (Silver Springs)
Great Falls Theatrics House Concert (Great Falls)
Square in a Circle House Concert (Takoma Park)
Lucky Penny House Concert Series (Washington)
Stone Room Concerts (Falls Church)
Sleepy Hollow Folk Club (Falls Church)
Panzer House Concert (Columbia)
Concerts at the Sevareid House (Alexandria)
Coopers House Concerts (Oakland Mills)
Music on the Heights (Broadlands)
Garys House Concert Series (Woodbine)
Beck's House Concert (Woodstock)
Music at Chateau Belvedere (Leesburg)
Soup and Song House Concert (Marriottsville)
Susies House Concerts (Gambrills)
CommuniTea House Concert (Glen Burnie)
Awkward Pause House Concerts (Baltimore)
Macum Creek Concerts (Chester)

Listening Rooms

Institute of Musical Traditions (Takoma Park)
Songbyrd Record Cafe and Music House (Washington)
Gypsy Sally's (Washington)
The Mansion on O (Washington)
Jammin Java (Vienna)
The Living Stage at Hotel RL Washington (Washington)
City Winery (Washington)
Pearl Street Warehouse (Washington)
Union Stage (Washington)
Corner Store Arts (Washington)
The Soundry (Columbia)
The Living Stage at Hotel RL Baltimore (Baltimore)
An Die Musik (Baltimore)
Germano's Cabaret (Baltimore)
Creative Alliance at The Patterson (Baltimore)
Function Black Box Theater and Coworking Space (Baltimore)
Horseshoe Curve Restaurant (Bluemont)
Barns of Rose Hill (Berryville)
The Mainstay (Rock Hall)

Folk Music Coffeehouses

UUCC One World Coffeehouse (Columbia)
Uptown Concerts at Baldwin's Station (Sykesville)
333 Coffeehouse (Annapolis)
Common Ground on the Hill - Westminster (Westminster)
Itzall Goode Concert Series (Annapolis)
Unity Coffeehouse ~ Acoustic Cafe (Annapolis)
Perry Hall Folk Music Night (Nottingham)
First Friday Coffeehouse (Shepherdstown)

Folk Music Societies

World Folk Music Association (WFMA) @ Arts Barn (Gaithersburg)
Focus Music (Alexandria)

Cafes, Restaurants & Coffee Shops

Hershey's Restaurant and Bar (Gaithersburg)
Outta the Way Cafe (Derwood)
Gumbo Ya Ya (Germantown)
Seasons & Sessions (Washington)
Cafe Montmartre (Reston)
Black Cat (Washington)
MilkBoy ArtHouse (College Park)
The Music Cafe (Damascus)
Hill Country Barbeque (DC) (Washington)
Ebenezer's Coffeehouse (Washington)
New Deal Cafe (Greenbelt)
Cafe Sazon (Arlington)
Mad City Coffee (Columbia)
Epicure Cafe (Fairfax)
Parallel Wine & Whiskey Bar (Broadlands)
Trinity House Cafe (Leesburg)
Field Fresh Farmers Market (Frederick)
Frederick Coffee Company (Frederick)
Brewer's Alley Restaurant and Brewery (Frederick)
Jirani Coffeehouse (Manassas)
Beans in the Belfry (Brunswick)
Acoustic Thursdays at Peace and A Cup of Joe (Baltimore)
Teavolve (Baltimore)
Metropolitan Kitchen and Lounge (Annapolis)
49 West Coffeehouse (Annapolis)

Vineyards & Breweries

Rocklands Farm (Poolesville)
Bike TrAle Brewing (Leesburg)
Barley & Hops (Frederick)
Black Ankle Vineyards (Mt Airy)
Casanel Vineyards and Winery (Leesburg)
Terra Nebulo Vineyards (Waterford)
Elk Run Vineyards and Winery (Mt Airy)
Breaux Vineyards (Purcellville)
Notaviva Vineyards (Purcellville)
Bogati Winery (Round Hill)
Big Cork Vineyards (Rohrersville)
Bluemont Vineyard (Bluemont)
Red Heifer Winery (Smithsburg)

Libraries

Fauquier County Public Library (Warrenton)

Small Theaters

Arts Barn (Gaithersburg)
Blackrock Center for the Arts (Germantown)
The Hamilton (Washington)
The Miracle Theatre (Washington)
The Birchmere (Alexandria)
Tally Ho Theater (Leesburg)
Franklin Park Arts Center (Purcellville)
Rams Head On Stage (Annapolis)
Gloria's Center for the Arts (Warrenton)

Bars & Nightclubs

Villain and Saint (Bethesda)