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 Sanford 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 Sanford 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 and small theaters in and around the Sanford 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 Sanford, NC
|Dog Patch House Concerts (Fayetteville)|
|Big Porch House Concerts (Durham)|
|Doodad Farm (Greensboro)|
|Joyful Jewel (Pittsboro)|
|The Roosters Wife (Aberdeen)|
|The Pinhook (Durham)|
|Community Church Concerts (Chapel Hill)|
|Unity Center of Peace (Chapel Hill)|
|Pittsboro Roadhouse (Pittsboro)|
|Imbibe (Chapel Hill)|
|STARworks Cafe' & Taproom (Star)|
|The Blue Note Grill (Durham)|
|Berkeley Cafe (Raleigh)|
|Flying Saucer (Raleigh)|
|Wine On Main (Clayton)|
|Temple Theater (Sanford)|
|Sunrise Theater (Southern Pines)|
|The Cary Theater (Cary)|
|Cameo Art House Theatre (Fayetteville)|
|PineCone Down Home Concerts (Raleigh)|
|Lincoln Theatre (Raleigh)|
|Daniels Auditorium, NC Museum of History (Raleigh)|
|Carolina Theatre (Durham)|
|The Clayton Center (Clayton)|
|2nd Wind (Carrboro)|
|Cat's Cradle (Carrboro)|
|Local 506 (Chapel Hill)|
|The Kraken (Chapel Hill)|
|Haw River Ballroom (Saxapahaw)|
|Motorco Music Hall (Durham)|