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Caffè Lena

Music, Connection & Learning From a Legendary Venue
47 Phila St. Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 | caffelena.org
exterior of Caffe Lena
Photo of Sawyer Fredericks at Caffe Lena More recently, Caffe Lena has launched current folk artists into stardom, such as Sawyer Fredericks.
Cookies & Coffee, a Caffe Lena classic
Enjoying a show
Band on stage with drums and guitar
A full house in our intimate listening room
Our kitchen is run by volunteers each and every night
Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn, July 2019
Judy Collins, August 2019
There's nothing like the magic of a live show
Picture of the Freedom Singers, a popular 1960's band. The coffeehouse dates back to the 1960's, and has hosted talented artists like the Freedom Singers and Bob Dylan.

Overview

An American Music treasure since 1960. Lena's diverse programming & award-winning listening room sets the stage for musical discovery year round. Concerts, music lessons for all ages, kids shows, open mics & more. Beer, wine, desserts, light fare.

Visit Caffè Lena for the most intimate music experience of your life. Committed to art over profit, Caffè Lena keeps the heart and soul of music alive.

A History of Good Music

From legends to exciting newcomers, Caffè Lena is the home of acoustic music since the 1960s. Caffè Lena presents folk, blues, rock, Americana, bluegrass, jazz, global, instrumental, classical, Irish/Celtic, singer-songwriters, and American roots music.

An Intimate Venue

Enjoy state-of-the-art sound production in a world-renowned venue steeped in history. The intimate setting seats 110 at shared tables and couches. Every seat is within 30' of the stage. With a roomful of listeners gathering for great music, you’ll be able to catch every note. Most performers come out to greet the audience in the lobby after the show.

Food & Beverage Menu

Caffe Lena offers wines, regional beers, savory snacks, and desserts baked in our kitchen. Vegan and gluten-free options always available.

Enjoy CaffeLena.TV

Enjoy a front-row view of the show from the comfort of your home. Caffe Lena live streams concerts with five high-definition cameras and ProTools sound mixed for broadcast. Visit www.CaffeLena.tv for the upcoming schedule and tickets to view.

View their upcoming events!

Upcoming Events

Jul
17
Wed
Bluegrass Jam Hosted by Red Spruce
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Jul
19
Fri
Momentum Series: Glen David Andrews
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Jul
20
Sat
Tom Chapin
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Jul
21
Sun
John Pizzarelli
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Jul
23
Tue
Willie Watson
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Jul
24
Wed
I Draw Slow
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Jul
25
Thu
An Evening with Jane Monheit
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Jul
26
Fri
Griffin House
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Jul
27
Sat
Upstate
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Jul
28
Sun
Upstate
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Jul
30
Tue
Bright Series: Palmyra with opener Jobi Riccio
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Jul
31
Wed
Sonny Landreth & Cindy Cashdollar
7:30 PM to 9:30 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
1
Thu
Stillhouse Junkies
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
2
Fri
Kieran Kane & Rayna Gellert
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
3
Sat
Little Folks Series with Jamcrackers
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
3
Sat
Jamcrackers
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
4
Sun
An Evening with Laurence Juber
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
6
Tue
Storytelling Open Mic featuring Claire Nolan
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
7
Wed
Poetry Open Mic featuring Natalli Amato
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
8
Thu
The Nields
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
9
Fri
John McEuen & The Circle Band
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
10
Sat
Bright Series: Fantastic Cat
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
11
Sun
Momentum Series: Zach Brock Quartet
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
14
Wed
Rainbow Girls
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
15
Thu
Joe Pug
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
16
Fri
Ann Hampton Callaway - Finding Beauty: Inspired Classics and Originals
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
17
Sat
Rory Block
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
18
Sun
Martin Sexton
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
18
Sun
Martin Sexton
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
22
Thu
Chris Jones & The Night Drivers
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
23
Fri
This Glorious Earth: Paul Winter with Chuck Lamb
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
24
Sat
This Glorious Earth: Paul Winter with Chuck Lamb
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
25
Sun
The Steel Wheels
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
30
Fri
Frank Vignola & Pasquale Grasso
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Aug
31
Sat
Judith Owen
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Sep
7
Sat
Honeysuckle
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Sep
8
Sun
The Gothard Sisters
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Sep
12
Thu
Darin & Brooke Aldridge
7:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Sep
13
Fri
Maswick & Brown with opener Mike O'Donnell
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Sep
14
Sat
The Kennedys with opener Emily Barnes
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Sep
15
Sun
An Evening with Mary Gauthier & Robbie Fulks
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Sep
15
Sun
An Evening with Mary Gauthier & Robbie Fulks
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Sep
20
Fri
Kate McDonnell & Her Right Hand Men - Album Release
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Sep
21
Sat
Bright Series: Country GongBang
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Sep
26
Thu
Momentum Series: Daniel Champagne
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Sep
27
Fri
Alash
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Sep
28
Sat
Michael Jerling
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Sep
29
Sun
Nordlys Global Voices: Yacouba Sissoko & SIYA
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Oct
2
Wed
Poetry Open Mic featuring Jackie Craven
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866
Oct
3
Thu
Nordlys Global Voices: Skye Consort & Emma Björling
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Caffè Lena 47 Phila St.  Saratoga SpringsNY  12866

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