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 Rocky Hill 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 Rocky Hill 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 Rocky Hill 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 Rocky Hill, CT
|Acousticool House Concert (Bristol)|
|Fire in the Kitchen (Madison)|
|New Morning Songwriter Series (Woodbury)|
|The Buttonwood Tree Performing Arts and Cultural Center (Middletown)|
|Roaring Brook Concerts (Canton)|
|Nights at the Beekley (New Hartford)|
|East Rock Concert Series at mActivity (New Haven)|
|Cafe Nine (New Haven)|
|Bing Arts Center (Springfield)|
|Gateway City Arts (Holyoke)|
|Luthier's Co-op (Easthampton)|
|The Malted Barley Upstairs (Westerly)|
|Daryl's House (Pawling)|
|Trinity Church Music Series (Portland)|
|The Sounding Board (West Hartford)|
|Meeting House Presents (Hartford)|
|The Folk Fridays Concert Series (New Haven)|
|Friday Night Folk at All Souls (New London)|
|Community Coffeehouse (Danbury)|
|Voices Cafe (Westport)|
|The Vanilla Bean (Pomfret)|
|The Stomping Ground (Putnam)|
|Brignole Vineyards (East Granby)|
|Chicopee Public Library (Chicopee)|
|College Street Music Hall (New Haven)|
|The Kate Theater - Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center (Old Saybrook)|
|Infinity Hall (Norfolk)|
|Milford Center for the Arts (Milford)|
|Academy of Music Theater (Northampton)|
|Iron Horse Music Hall (Northampton)|
|Fairfield Theatre (Fairfield)|
|Space Ballroom (Hamden)|