Bluegrass Jam every Monday at 7:00 PM
Old Time Jam every Monday from 6:00 – 7:00 PM, starting on 9/25
Blues Jam every Tuesday at 7:00 PM
Every Saturday at 11 AM we host the West African Drum Ensemble‘s open drum circle
We host a monthly Sunday evening Singer-Songwriter Bash and Open Mic
Our partners at C-ville Hoedown host square and contra dances on the third Friday of every month.
Swing Dance every Wednesday from 7:00 to 10:30 PM with SwingCville
5Rhythms Dance every Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6:30 – 8:00 PM
Check out our Events Calendar and click on any of the listings to learn more.
Our Fall 2017 Session of Lessons is available for registration! Click here to register for our 10 week session of classes that begins on September 25th. The Front Porch’s talented and experienced teaching staff offers private lessons and group lessons on various instruments, including guitar, banjo, mandolin, bass, fiddle, piano, ukulele, voice, accordion, and songwriting. Call Jess at (434)806-7062 with questions, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join us on October 21 from 7:00 – 10:00 PM for our annual fall party and fundraiser! Featuring music by the Michael Clem Trio and Front Porch students, dancing, delicious food and drink, and a silent auction. Bring your instruments, we’ll close with a community jam! Tix and more information here.
Join us on Friday, October 27 at 7:30 PM for a special performance by multi-instrumentalist and inventor of the Banjar (a seven-string banjo), Michael Nix. Tix here.
Join us for another Reggae Dance Party with Positive Collective on Saturday, October 28 from 8:00 – 11:00 pm. $5 gets you in to the best dance party in Cville! This reggae dance party will be Halloween themed! Tix here.
Join us on Friday, November 3rd from 8:30 – 10:30 for Songwriters in the Round featuring songwriters Lauren Hoffman, Ben Arther and Matt Curreri. Tix here.
Join us on Saturday, November 4th from 8:00 – 10:30 for a night of International Roots, Rhythm, and Improv – a unique collaborative event featuring Sofia Ribeiro, Tiago Grade (Rizumik), and Berto and Madeline Sales (Beleza). Tix here.
On Sunday, November 5th from 7:00 – 10:00 pm, come experience our monthly Front Porch open mic! This event is free, open to all musicians and singers, and is the perfect place for Front Porch students to perform in a true listening room setting! More information here.
Love our reggae dance parties? Come get groovy with us at our Blues Dance Party with Jon Spear Band on Friday, November 10 from 8:00 – 11:00 pm. Tix here.
On Saturday, November 11 from 4:00 – 6:00 PM, The Front Porch is partnering with Zabor Dance for a Latin Dance and Percussion Workshop! Come learn the culture of social Latin dance as well as basic patterns and popular dance combinations. Tix here.
On Sunday, December 3rd from 7:00 – 10:00 pm, come experience our monthly Front Porch open mic! This event is free, open to all musicians and singers, and is the perfect place for Front Porch students to perform in a true listening room setting! More information here.
Join us on Friday, December 1st from 8:00 – 10:00 PM for John Doyle in Concert, hosted by our partners Blue Ridge Irish Music School. Tix and more info here.
We are so pleased to host Dar Williams at The Front Porch on Sunday, December 10th for a book signing, reading, and concert! Tix here.
Robin and Linda Williams return to The Front Porch for a double header concert on Friday and Saturday, December 15th & 16th! 8:00 – 10:30 PM both nights. Tix here.
Please join us on Friday, February 23rd from 8:00 – 10:30 PM for a special performance featuring a musical collaboration between two artists Andrew Finn (Asheville, NC) and Peter Mawanga (Malawi) who tour blending the traditional sounds of their native continents in exciting original music. Tix here.
How You Can Help
We are currently hiring music teachers on a variety of instruments. If you are interested in applying, please contact us today.
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