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 Soquel area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.
Churches and non-profit community groups around Soquel 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, small theaters and local vineyards and breweries in and around the Soquel 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 Soquel, CA
|The Great Room (Los Gatos)|
|Olive Grove Collective (Los Gatos)|
|The Shady Lady House Concert (Saratoga)|
|House Concert (Salinas, CA) (Salinas)|
|Dala's Nest House Concerts (Menlo Park)|
|Crombie Cabin House Concert (Emerald Hills)|
|Brask House Concerts at Mission Coffee Roasting (Fremont)|
|Michael's on Main (Soquel)|
|Flynn's Cabaret & Steakhouse (Felton)|
|Lille Aeske (Boulder Creek)|
|Club Fox (Redwood City)|
|Foothill Community Concert Series (San Jose)|
|Ugly Mug Coffeehouse (Soquel)|
|Britannia Arms Cupertino (San Jose)|
|East Village Coffee Lounge (Monterey)|
|San Gregorio General Store (San Gregorio)|
|Folktale Winery & Vineyards (Carmel-by-the-Sea)|
|The Bistro (Hayward)|
|Felton Music Hall (Felton)|
|Livermore Valley Performing Arts Center (Livermore)|