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 Santa Barbara 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 Santa Barbara 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 several listening rooms and small theaters in Santa Barbara.
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 Santa Barbara, CA
|Hound Dog House Concert (Santa Barbara)|
|Camarillo Cafe (Camarillo)|
|Soho Restaurant and Music Club (Santa Barbara)|
|Ojai Concert Series (Ojai)|
|Cambridge Drive Concert Series (Goleta)|
|Fireside Concerts (Newbury Park)|
|Lobero Theatre (Santa Barbara)|