Since arriving to the city of Austin, Candlelight concerts have left a lasting impression on music lovers in the city. These captivating concerts combine gorgeous classical renditions of iconic songs with a sea of flickering candles as a string quartet performs in some of Austin’s most spectacular venues.
When deciding where to host these magical concerts, Candlelight makes it a priority to seek out the most extraordinary venues that the city has to offer. Beautiful locations across Austin including The Mansion, AFS Cinema and St David’s Episcopal Church provide the backdrop for these enchanting concerts that music fans are bound to enjoy.
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The Mansion: Paying Homage to the South
For an Austin venue that offers history and elegance in an intimate setting, look no further than The Mansion. Founded in 1931, the historic venue embodies traditional Southern charm with its Georgian Revival architecture and opulent decor. Gifted instrumentalists will be taking on renditions of songs by iconic artists including Frank Sinatra and Taylor Swift in this incredible Texan venue that’s overflowing with history and character.
AFS Cinema: Candlelight Magic at a Movie Theater
Motivated by their mission to bring the local community together through the arts, AFS Cinema is Austin’s only non-profit art house theater. In addition to this series of magical Candlelight concerts, this venue hosts several daily screenings of a range of movies from foreign language films to riveting documentaries. Grab a drink or snack from the lobby and take your seat in the cinema’s spacious 4,675 sq ft production hall to enjoy sensational live music performances made even more special by the glow of hundreds of candles.
St David’s Episcopal Church: Austin’s Historic Gem
It’s no secret that Austin is home to a considerable number of churches, but there’s something extra special about St David’s Episcopal Church. Constructed in 1854, the church is one of the oldest buildings that still stands in the city. Because of the venue’s long history and importance to the residents of Austin, the church was was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1978. Candlelight invites you to hear talented musicians interpret chart-topping hits and iconic compositions in one of Austin’s most historic venues for a special night to remember.
With a range of tribute concerts to music stars of the past and present, you’ll be sure to find a Candlelight concert for you. All you have to do is sit back and enjoy the stunning renditions of iconic hits performed by incredibly gifted musicians. The concerts have been met by countless 5-star reviews, and guests have called it “a creative, enchanting, and new concert experience.”