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 Sparta area that you can check out - you just need to contact the host and ask to be invited.
Local libraries host free concerts that are open to the general public.
In addition, live acoustic music can be heard in many listening rooms and small theaters in and around the Sparta 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 Sparta, NC
|Songs From the Wood House Concert (Deep Gap)|
|Creeper Trail House Concert (Damascus)|
|Muddy Creek Cafe Sparta (Sparta)|
|Joe Shannon's Mountain Home Music (Boone)|
|The Jones House (Boone)|
|Muddy Creek Cafe and Music Hall (Winston Salem)|
|The Boone Saloon (Boone)|
|The Bone Fire Smokehouse & Musictorium (Abingdon)|
|Alleghany County Public Library (Sparta)|
|Reeves Theater (Elkin)|
|Listening Room at The Lincoln Theater (Marion)|
|Barter Theatre (Abingdon)|