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 St Paul 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 St Paul 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 St Paul 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 St Paul, MN
|Musicians Corner House Concerts (Woodbury)|
|Creek House Concerts (St Paul)|
|Folk House (Golden Valley)|
|Sun Dog Farm Concerts (Maple Plain)|
|Rieder Homestead Concerts (Deleno)|
|Ginko Coffeehouse (St Paul)|
|Underground Music Cafe (Falcon Heights)|
|Fine Line Music Cafe (Minneapolis)|
|The Warming House (Minneapolis)|
|Roots Cellar Music Series (Minneapolis)|
|Black Dog Cafe (Saint Paul)|
|Riverview Cafe and Wine Bar (Minneapolis)|
|Aster Cafe (Minneapolis)|
|Ziggy's Street Food (Stillwater)|
|318 Cafe (Excelsior)|
|The Hook and Ladder Theater (Minneapolis)|
|Cedar Cultural Center (Minneapolis)|
|The Parkway Theater (Minneapolis)|
|Hopkins Center for the Arts (Hopkins)|
|Turf Club (St Paul)|
|331 Club (Minneapolis)|
|First Avenue and the 7th St Entry (Minneapolis)|
|The Contented Cow (Northfield)|