Michigan Folk Music Venues

Venues

  1. 2 Stones Events - Brighton, Howell, Northville, Novi, et al. http://www.2stonesevents.com/
  2. 20 Front Street - Lake Orion http://20frontstreet.com/
  3. 9 Live House Concerts - Ypsilanti - 9 North Wallace St., 734-482-1527 Diane Zahn damz@sprynet.com 
  4. Acorn Theater - Three Oaks http://www.acorntheater.com/
  5. Acoustic Routes Concerts - Saline https://www.facebook.com/Acoustic-Routes-Concerts-533929603313262/
  6. Ark - Ann Arbor http://www.theark.org/
  7. ASK Me House Presents - Lansing https://askmehouse.com/contact/
  8. Aten Place Concerts in the Barn - Boyne Falls http://www.atenplace.com/
  9. At the Benjamin - Kalamazoo - Ken Beebe ken@audiofilesnow.com
  10. Avenue Café - Lansing http://www.avenuecafelansing.com/
    1. https://www.facebook.com/avenuecafe2021
  11. Black Cat Concert Series at Dhaseleer Events Barn - Charlevoix http://eventsbarn.net/projects/black-cat-concerts/
  12. Black Crystal Cafe - Ann Arbor http://www.blackcrystalgroup.com/black-crystal-cafe
  13. Blue Collar Songwriting House Concerts - Grand Rapids https://bluecollarsongwriting.com/
  14. Blue Water Folk Society - Lexington http://www.bluewaterfolksociety.org/
  15. Bonifas Fine Arts Center - Escanaba http://bonifasarts.org/events/category/events/performances/
  16. Caileigh House Concerts - Ann Arbor houseconcerts@outlook.com
  17. Canterbury House - Ann Arbor https://www.canterburyhouse.org/music
  18. Carrick's House Concerts - Clarkston https://myspace.com/carrickshows
  19. Christ Covenant Church (C3) - Wixom http://www.digitalc3.com/
  20. Coffee Conert - Kentwood - Mike Trenshaw mike@awardspro.com
  21. Concerts at Karen's Place - Leonard https://www.facebook.com/concertsatkarensplace
  22. Concerts in the Courtyard - Lansing http://oldtown-generalstore.com/concerts-in-the-courtyard/
  23. Connemara Concerts - Northern Michigan https://www.facebook.com/pages/Connemara-Concerts/135776793270938
  24. Dan and Cathy's Backyard - Saline - Cathy Cieglo cathycieglo@gmail.com
  25. Dexter Summer Concerts - Dexter http://www.dexterchamber.org/events.html
  26. East River Folk Society - Wyandotte http://www.eastriverfolk.org/
  27. Evenings at the Gazebo - Boyne City http://www.boynechamber.com/gazebo-concerts
  28. Flint Folk Music Society - Flint http://www.flintfolkmusic.org/
  29. The Flowers' Garden - Grand Rapids mflowers46@gmail.com
  30. Folk Music Society of Midland - Midland http://www.folkmusicsociety.org/p/concerts.html
  31. Forest House - West Bloomfield - Dan Bober danbober@me.com
  32. Foundry Hall - South Haven http://www.foundryhall.org/
  33. Fowler Concerts - Holly - Steve Fowler steve@steveseuropeanauto.com
  34. Freshwater Gallery - Boyne City http://www.freshwaterartgallery.com/concertCalendar.php
  35. Full Moon Concert Series - Iron Mountain http://fullmoonhouseconcerts.weebly.com
  36. Garfield House Concerts - Northville https://myspace.com/stangarfield
  37. Gopherwood Concerts - Cadillac http://webpages.charter.net/pnbrown/gopherwood.htm
  38. Grand River Folk Arts Society - Grand Rapids https://sites.google.com/site/grfolkarts/
  39. Grass Lake House Concerts - Grass Lake steven.trosin@gmail.com
  40. Green Wood Coffee House - Ann Arbor http://greenwoodcoffeehouse.org/
  41. The Hanging Tree House Concert Series - Washington https://www.facebook.com/hangingtreeconcerts
  42. Howell Opera House Acoustic Cafe - Howell http://howelloperahouse.com/event-information/acoustic-cafe/
  43. Huron Valley Council for the Arts Kettle Concerts - Highland http://www.huronvalleyarts.org/1/257/kettle_concerts.asp
  44. InsideOut Gallery - Traverse City https://www.facebook.com/insideoutgallerytc
  45. Jammin' Round With Jamie-Sue - DeWitt http://www.jamminround.com/index/
  46. Johnny's Speakeasy - Ann Arbor https://www.facebook.com/pages/Johnnys-Speakeasy/486475241378678
  47. Keeneyland House Concerts - Ann Arbor - 2627 Hawks Ave - David Keeney - (517) 902-1474 keeneyland@gmail.com
  48. Kensington Grill - New Hudson http://thekensingtongrill.com/events/
  49. Lakehouse Music - Bath - Cheryl Murphy https://www.facebook.com/Lakehouse.Park.Lake
  50. Live From The Living Room - Orion Township https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/livefromthelivingroom/info
  51. Livery - Benton Harbor http://liverybrew.com/monthly-events/
  52. MAMA'S Coffeehouse - Bloomfield Hills https://www.bucmi.org/mamas-coffeehouse
  53. Maplewood Concert Series - Livonia https://www.facebook.com/maplewoodconcerts/
  54. Mary's House - Grand Rapids - Mary Marin marymarin@comcast.net
  55. Moore House - Livonia - Lia Koch Moore lia.moore@hilton.com
  56. Music @ Main - West Bloomfield http://encore.wblib.org/iii/encore/search/C__Smusic%20@%20%20main
  57. Music at the Well - Alpena http://houseconcert.weebly.com/
  58. Music in the Burbs - Bloomfield Hills http://www.musicintheburbs.com/
  59. Northville Winery & Brewing Company - Northville http://www.thenorthvillewinery.com/
  60. Nutshell - Ann Arbor - Linda Teaman and Tom Voiles https://www.facebook.com/NutshellAnnArbor/
  61. On the Tracks Songwriter Showcase - Chelsea http://www.onthetrackschelsea.com/
  62. Ott Concerts - Northville - Steve Ott ott@millercanfield.com
  63. Paint Creek Folklore Society - Rochester Hills http://www.paintcreekfolkloresociety.org/events/
  64. Pin Drop Concerts at Seven Steps Up - Spring Lake http://www.pindropconcerts.com/
  65. Pump House Concerts - East Lansing https://www.facebook.com/PumpHouseConcerts
  66. Riviera Theatre - Three Rivers http://www.trriviera.com/
  67. Red House Concert Series - Grand Haven https://www.redhouseconcertseries.com/
  68. Red Sky Stage - Petoskey http://www.redskystage.com/
  69. Rhubarbary House Concerts - Harbor Springs http://rhubarbarybnb.com/about-us/
  70. Riverfolk Music & Arts - Manchester http://www.riverfolkarts.org/
  71. Salt of the Earth - Fennville http://www.saltoftheearthfennville.com/music_and_art/index.htm
  72. Saugatuck Performing Arts Center - Saugatuck http://www.sc4a.org/
  73. Small House Concerts - Ferndale https://www.facebook.com/SmallHouseConcerts/
  74. Sonic Lunch - Ann Arbor https://www.soniclunch.com/
  75. Stone House Concerts - Detroit http://stonehouseconcerts.com/
  76. Street Musique - Harbor Springs https://www.facebook.com/StreetMusique/
  77. Stroll the Streets - Boyne City http://www.boynechamber.com/Annual-Events/stroll-the-streets.html
  78. Summer Friday Night Concerts - Northville http://www.downtownnorthville.com/1/163/friday_concerts_.asp
  79. Ten Pound Fiddle - East Lansing http://www.tenpoundfiddle.org/
  80. Teutone Music - Ann Arbor https://www.facebook.com/TeutoneMusic
  81. Trinity House Theatre - Livonia http://www.trinityhousetheatre.org/
  82. Tucker House - Ann Arbor - Bobbie and John Tucker momtuck@gmail.com
  83. Weatherwax Hall at the JSO - Jackson https://www.jacksonsymphony.org/weatherwax-hall/
  84. White Crow Conservatory - Saginaw http://whitecrowconservatory.blogspot.com/
  85. Winfeld Lake House Concerts - Coral - 619-295-4189 terryalexander@mac.com
  86. Yellow Barn - Ann Arbor https://www.facebook.com/The-Yellow-Barn-37397685841/

Concerts in Your Home Hosts

  1. Ann Arbor, Teutone Music http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=dalles
  2. East Lansing, Lakehouse Music http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=cmurphy
  3. East Lansing, Pump House Concerts http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=dsmith2
  4. Grand Rapids, The Flowers' Garden http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=mflowers
  5. Iron Mountain, Full Moon House Concerts http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=myoung
  6. Kalamazoo, At the Benjamin http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=kbeebe
  7. Kentwood, Coffee Concert http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=mtrenshaw
  8. Lansing, ASK ME House Presents http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=mkiener
  9. Livonia, Maplewood Concert Series http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=lblacker
  10. Livonia, Moore House http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=lmoore
  11. Northville, Garfield House Concerts http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=sgarfield
  12. Washington, The Hanging Tree House Concert Series http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=creinis
  13. West Bloomfield, Forest House http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=dbober
Michigan Festivals
  1. Ann Arbor Folk Festival - Ann Arbor
  2. Ann Arbor Summer Festival - Ann Arbor
  3. Bay View Summer Pops Concerts - Petoskey
  4. Beaver Island Music Festival - Beaver Island
  5. Blissfest - Harbor Springs
  6. Charlotte Bluegrass Festival - Charlotte
  7. Common Ground Music Festival - Lansing
  8. Cooper's Glen Music Festival - Kalamazoo
  9. Dunesville Music Festival - Lake Ann
  10. Electric Forest Festival - Rothbury
  11. Farmfest - Vienna
  12. Festival on the Bay - Petoskey
  13. Flint Folk Music Festival - Flint
  14. The Front Porch - Ferndale
  15. Great Lakes Folk Festival - East Lansing
  16. The Gathering - Saginaw
  17. Hiawatha Traditional Music Festival - Marquette
  18. Hootenanny at the Green River Schoolhouse - Mancelona (3023 Cedar River Road)
  19. Hoxeyville Music Festival - Wellston
  20. Interlochen Arts Festival - Interlochen (Traverse City)
  21. Manitou Music Festival - Glen Arbor
  22. Marshall Bluegrass Festival - Marshall
  23. Meijer Gardens Summer Concerts - Grand Rapids
  24. Michigan Irish Music Festival - Muskegon
  25. Michigan Womyn’s Music Festival - Hart
  26. Microbrew & Music Festival - Traverse City
  27. Midland Folk Music Festival - Midland
  28. Mid-Winter Singing & Folk Festival - East Lansing
  29. Milan Festival Series - Milan
  30. Motor City Irish Fest - Livonia
  31. Music in the Park Concert Series - East Jordan
  32. Music on the Mountain - Glen Arbor (Homestead Resort)
  33. Niles Bluegrass/Americana/Folk Music Festival - Niles
  34. Nor-East’r Music & Art Festival - Mio
  35. Porcupine Mountains Music Festival - Ontonagon
  36. Salt River Bluegrass Festival - Shepherd
  37. Sparta Celtic Festival - Sparta
  38. Spirit of the Woods - Brethren (Manistee)
  39. Thumbfest - Lexington (Port Huron)
  40. Thunder Bay Folk Festival - Alpena
  41. Venetian Festival - Charlevoix
  42. Water Hill Music Fest - Ann Arbor
  43. West Michigan Bluegrass Festivals: JuneGrass, FallFest - Lowell
  44. Wheatland Music - Remus (Big Rapids, Mt. Pleasant)
  45. Bluegrass
  46. Folks Like Us List
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