This is a listing of coffeehouses held in and around the Atlanta area. Coffeehouses are held once a month unless otherwise noted. Please check with individual locations for information about start times, performers, admission and other details related to specific events.
Atlanta Songwriters Showcase Series – every Thursday – Saturday
The Atlanta Songwriters Showcase Series is a regular performance event for all types of music, held each Saturday night from 8:00pm – 12 midnight at Kavarna in the historic Oakhurst area of Decatur, Georgia. They feature folk, blues, electronic, jazz, rock, instrumental, Americana, and spoken word. 707 East Lake Drive Decatur, GA 30330, across from Universal Joint and Mojo Pizza. See www.myspace.com/instantkavarna and www.myspace.com/atlsongwriters or call 404-371-1113.
Bowman House Concert Series
$20 suggested donation, all proceeds to performers. Doors open at 7:00pm. BYOB and bring a dish to share. Reservations required. FaceBook or call Art Bowman at 770-979-1314 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Each Wednesday from 7-9 pm
Free for performers and free admission.
Come claim your 15 minutes of fame!
Sign up starts at 6:30 pm.
Open Mic slots are first come first serve.
Located at 24 North Park Street, Dahloneg, GA.
This is an Atlanta Area Friends of Folk Music sponsored event, located at Epworth Methodist Church in Atlanta.
Concerts begin at 8 pm. Cost is $10 to the public; $8 to AAFFM members.
See AAFFM Events tab for full details.
Northwest Unitarian Congregation,
1025 Mt. Vernon Highway, NW
Sandy Springs, GA
Call 770-955-1408 for directions.
Music starts at 7:00 pm. $5 donation is requested. For booking information, call 678-503-0991 or email email@example.com.
Lena’s Place – 2nd Saturdays
Doors open at 7:30pm, music begins at 8:00.
Central Congregational Church, 2676 Clairmont Road, Atlanta. 8:30-10:30 pm; doors open at 8:00. $5 donation requested; proceeds to local charities. Smoke-free. Wheelchair accessible. Info: 404-633-4505, or see www.lenasplacecoffeehouse.com.
Jonquil City Sessions
JONQUIL CITY SESSIONS is concert series sponsored by the Smyrna Arts & Cultural Council. The concerts feature a panoply of nationally-touring artists in a coffee house-comfortable, table-and-chairs setting, with full food and cash bar service. Top local performers are featured, The concerts are hosted at the American Legion Music Hall in Smyrna and the intimate setting is limited to 154 attendees who must be 21 years of age. Ticket purchases directly support live music, local arts initiatives, and SACC.