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 Williamstown 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 Williamstown host occasional coffeehouses that feature traditional folk musicians and other acoustic artists as a way of bringing the community together. Local libraries also host free concerts that are open to the general public.
In addition, live acoustic music can be heard in many listening rooms, small theaters and local vineyards and breweries in and around the Williamstown 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 Williamstown, MA
|Billsville House Concerts (Williamstown)|
|Lower Falls House Concerts (Greenfield)|
|Mt Toby Concerts (Leverett)|
|The Foundry (West Stockbridge)|
|The Linda (Albany)|
|The Guthrie Center (Great Barrington)|
|Caffe Lena (Saratoga Springs)|
|The Barn (South Egremont)|
|The Parlor Room (Northampton)|
|Luthier's Co-op (Easthampton)|
|Club Helsinki (Hudson)|
|Gateway City Arts (Holyoke)|
|Stage 33 Live (Bellows Falls)|
|Stone Church Arts (Bellows Falls)|
|The Dream Away Lodge (Becket)|
|Starving Artist Cafe (Lee)|
|Chester Common Table (Chester)|
|The Down County Social Club (Sheffield)|
|Rock Hill Bakehouse (Glens Falls)|
|Argyle Brewing (Cambridge)|
|The Greenhouse Cidery at Chatham Berry Farm (Chatham)|
|Abandon Building Brewery (Easthampton)|
|Fort Hill Brewery (Easthampton)|
|Tin Bridge Brewing (Westfield)|
|Chicopee Public Library (Chicopee)|
|Shea Theater Arts Center (Turners Falls)|
|The Stone Church (Brattleboro)|
|Eighth Step (Schenectady)|
|Next Stage (Putney)|
|Academy of Music Theater (Northampton)|
|Iron Horse Music Hall (Northampton)|
|Colonial Theatre (Keene)|
|Infinity Hall (Norfolk)|