Michigan Folk Music Venues

Venues

  1. 115 House Concerts - Manchester https://www.facebook.com/115houseconcerts
  2. 9 Live House Concerts - Ypsilanti - 9 North Wallace St., 734-482-1527 Diane Zahn damz@sprynet.com 
  3. Acorn Theater - Three Oaks http://www.acorntheater.com/
  4. Acoustic Routes Concerts - Saline https://www.facebook.com/Acoustic-Routes-Concerts-533929603313262/
  5. Ark - Ann Arbor http://www.theark.org/
  6. Aten Place Concerts in the Barn - Boyne Falls http://www.atenplace.com/
  7. Avenue Café - Lansing http://avenuelansing.com/
    1. https://www.facebook.com/avenuecafe2021
  8. Bath House Concert - Bath - Leon Puttler and Laurie Bechhofer PUTTLERL@gmail.com
  9. Black Cat Concert Series at Dhaseleer Events Barn - Charlevoix http://www.blackcatconcerts.com/styled-6/index.html
  10. Black Crystal Cafe - Ann Arbor http://www.privatemusicnetwork.com/
  11. Bonifas Fine Arts Center - Escanaba http://bonifasarts.org/events/category/events/performances/
  12. Blue Water Folk Society - Lexington http://www.bluewaterfolksociety.org/
  13. Carrick's House Concerts - Clarkston https://myspace.com/carrickshows
  14. Christ Covenant Church (C3) - Wixom http://www.digitalc3.com/
  15. Concerts at Karen's Place - Leonard https://www.facebook.com/concertsatkarensplace
  16. Concerts in the Courtyard - Lansing http://oldtown-generalstore.com/concerts-in-the-courtyard/
  17. Connemara Concerts - Northern Michigan https://www.facebook.com/pages/Connemara-Concerts/135776793270938
  18. East River Folk Society - Wyandotte http://home.comcast.net/~eastriverfolk/
  19. Evenings at the Gazebo - Boyne City http://www.boynechamber.com/Annual-Events/evenings-at-the-gazebo.html
  20. Flint Folk Music Society - Flint http://www.flintfolkmusic.org/
  21. Folk Music Society of Midland - Midland http://www.folkmusicsociety.org/p/concerts.html
  22. Foundry Hall - South Haven http://www.foundryhall.org/
  23. Fowler Concerts - Holly - Steve Fowler steve@steveseuropeanauto.com
  24. Freshwater Gallery - Boyne City http://www.freshwaterartgallery.com/concertCalendar.php
  25. Full Moon Concert Series - Iron Mountain http://fullmoonhouseconcerts.weebly.com
  26. Garfield House Concerts - Northville https://myspace.com/stangarfield
  27. Gopherwood Concerts - Cadillac http://webpages.charter.net/pnbrown/gopherwood.htm
  28. Grand River Folk Arts Society - Grand Rapids https://sites.google.com/site/grfolkarts/
  29. Grass Lake House Concerts - Grass Lake steven.trosin@gmail.com
  30. Green Wood Coffee House - Ann Arbor http://greenwoodcoffeehouse.org/
  31. Hastings Public Library Concert Series - Hastings http://www.hastingspubliclibrary.org/adults/house-concert-series/
  32. Holly Mill & Company - Holly http://www.hollymill.org/Holly-Market-Application.html
  33. Howell Opera House Acoustic Cafe - Howell http://howelloperahouse.com/event-information/acoustic-cafe/
  34. Huron Valley Council for the Arts Kettle Concerts - Highland http://www.huronvalleyarts.org/1/257/kettle_concerts.asp
  35. InsideOut Gallery - Traverse City https://www.facebook.com/insideoutgallerytc
  36. Jammin' Round With Jamie-Sue - DeWitt http://www.jamminround.com/index/
  37. Joe & Lorraine's - Boyne City https://blissfest.org/house-concerts
  38. Johnny's Speakeasy - Ann Arbor https://www.facebook.com/pages/Johnnys-Speakeasy/486475241378678
  39. Keeneyland House Concerts - Ann Arbor - 2627 Hawks Ave - David Keeney - (517) 902-1474 keeneyland@gmail.com
  40. Kensington Grill - New Hudson http://thekensingtongrill.com/
  41. Lakehouse Music - Bath https://www.facebook.com/Lakehouse.Park.Lake
  42. Live From The Living Room - Blue Note Cafe – Pontiac https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/livefromthelivingroom/info
  43. Livery - Benton Harbor http://liverybrew.com/monthly-events/
  44. MAMA'S Coffeehouse - Bloomfield Hills http://www.mamascoffeehouse.org/
  45. Maplewood Concert Series - Livonia https://www.facebook.com/pages/Maplewood-Concert-Series/243770325816
  46. Mary's House - Grand Rapids - Mary Marin marymarin@comcast.net
  47. Music @ Main - West Bloomfield http://encore.wblib.org/iii/encore/search/C__Smusic%20@%20%20main
  48. Music at the Well - Alpena http://houseconcert.weebly.com/
  49. Music in the Burbs - Bloomfield Hills http://www.musicintheburbs.com/
  50. Northville Winery & Brewing Company - Northville http://www.thenorthvillewinery.com/
  51. On the Tracks Songwriter Showcase - Chelsea http://www.onthetrackschelsea.com/
  52. Ott Concerts - Northville - Steve Ott ott@millercanfield.com
  53. Paint Creek Folklore Society - Rochester Hills http://www.paintcreekfolkloresociety.org/events/
  54. Pin Drop Concerts/Seven Steps Up - Spring Lake http://www.pindropconcerts.com/
  55. Pump House Concerts - East Lansing https://www.facebook.com/PumpHouseConcerts
  56. Riviera Theatre - Three Rivers http://www.trriviera.com/
  57. Red Sky Stage - Petoskey http://www.redskystage.com/
  58. Rhubarbary House Concerts - Harbor Springs https://blissfest.org/house-concerts
  59. Salt of the Earth - Fennville http://www.saltoftheearthfennville.com/music_and_art/index.htm
  60. Saugatuck Performing Arts Center - Saugatuck http://www.sc4a.org/
  61. Stone House Concerts - Detroit http://stonehouseconcerts.com/
  62. Stroll the Streets - Boyne City http://www.boynechamber.com/Annual-Events/stroll-the-streets.html
  63. Ten Pound Fiddle - East Lansing http://www.tenpoundfiddle.org/
  64. Teutone Music - Ann Arbor https://www.facebook.com/TeutoneMusic
  65. Trinity House Theatre - Livonia http://www.trinityhousetheatre.org/
  66. Weatherwax Hall at the JSO - Jackson https://www.facebook.com/weatherwaxhall
  67. White Crow Conservatory - Saginaw http://whitecrowconservatory.blogspot.com/
  68. Winfeld Lake House Concerts - Coral - 619-295-4189 terryalexander@mac.com

Concerts in Your Home Hosts

  1. Ann Arbor, Teutone Music http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=dalles
    1. Don Alles donalles@gmail.com
  2. Clarkston, Carrick House Concerts http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=ccarrick
  3. Detroit, Stone House Concerts http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=schristiansen
  4. East Lansing, Lakehouse Music http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=cmurphy
  5. East Lansing, Pump House Concerts http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=dsmith2
  6. Grand Rapids, The Flowers' Garden http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=mflowers
  7. Iron Mountain, Full Moon House Concerts http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=myoung
  8. Kalamazoo, At the Benjamin http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=kbeebe
  9. Kentwood, Coffee Concert http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=mtrenshaw
  10. Kentwood, The Strawberry Jam http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=therold
  11. Lansing, ASK ME House Presents http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=mkiener
  12. Lansing, At Home on the Avenue http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=cwilmore2
  13. Livonia, Maplewood Concert Series http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=lblacker
  14. Manchester, 115 House Concerts http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=maustin
  15. Mount Pleasant, K's Place for Music http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=kschmittler
  16. Muskegon, Mary's Concerts http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=mvalentine
  17. Northville, Garfield House Concerts http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=sgarfield
  18. Washington, The Hanging Tree House Concerts http://www.concertsinyourhome.com/hostEdit/host.php?huid=creinis
  19. 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 Music Festival - 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. Evart Folk Fest - Evart
  12. Farmfest - Vienna
  13. Festival on the Bay - Petoskey
  14. Flint Folk Music Festival - Flint
  15. Great Lakes Folk Festival - East Lansing
  16. Great Lakes 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. Meijer Gardens Summer Concerts - Grand Rapids
  23. Michigan Irish Music Festival - Muskegon
  24. Michigan Womyn’s Music Festival - Hart
  25. Microbrew & Music Festival - Traverse City
  26. Midland Folk Music Festival - Midland
  27. Mid-Winter Singing Festival - East Lansing
  28. Milan Bluegrass Festival - Milan
  29. Music in the Park Concert Series - East Jordan
  30. Music on the Mountain - Glen Arbor (Homestead Resort)
  31. Niles Bluegrass Festival - Niles
  32. Nor-East’r Music & Art Festival - Mio
  33. Porcupine Mountains Music Festival - Ontonagon
  34. Salt River Bluegrass Festival - Shepherd
  35. Spirit of the Woods - Brethren (Manistee)
  36. Thumbfest - Lexington (Port Huron)
  37. Thunder Bay Folk Fest - Alpena
  38. Top of the Park - Ann Arbor
  39. Traverse City Music Festival - Traverse City
  40. Venetian Festival - Charlevoix
  41. Water Hill Music Fest - Ann Arbor
  42. West Michigan Bluegrass Festivals: JuneGrass, FallFest - Lowell
  43. Wheatland Music - Remus (Big Rapids, Mt. Pleasant)
  44. Bluegrass
  45. Folks Like Us List
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