Listening to music can help seniors relax and enhance their mood, and doing so in a live setting gives them the chance to get out of the house and enjoy some quality time with family or friends. The staff at Home Care Assistance, a leading provider of home care in Philadelphia, PA, has put together a list of the top 5 local spots where your senior loved one can check out some exciting live music.
1. Tin Angel
This unique music venue at 20 South 2nd Street has a stellar reputation. They feature a wide array of local and national artists that play music ranging from country to holiday tunes in an intimate setting seniors will find appealing. Your loved one can start getting into the holiday spirit by attending the Don McCloskey Christmas Show on December 17th at 8pm.
2. The Rotunda
Located at 4014 Walnut Street, this former house of worship is now where the community gathers to enjoy weekly and monthly music events and other entertainment throughout the year. Seniors will appreciate that The Rotunda is a family-oriented music venue that is also smoke and alcohol-free. On December 4th at 8pm, they’ll be hosting a multi-artist music extravaganza with saxophonist Jack Wright, which your loved one might find enjoyable.
3. World Café Live
Located at 3025 Walnut Street, this multi-level venue offers a downstairs space for larger events and a charming upstairs lounge with an intimate stage that’s better suited for seniors. Here, your loved one can enjoy a delicious meal while listening to a variety of music in a cozy atmosphere. Every Monday, they host a free jazz night from 5:30pm to 7pm that your loved one can look forward to.
Located at 624 South 6th Street, this charming second-floor lounge offers feel-good music ranging from jazz to folk in a yesteryear ambiance. L’Etage is beautifully decorated with curtained booths for more intimacy, a U-shaped bar and a small dance floor reminiscent of cabarets of yesteryear, which many seniors can fondly relate to. Jen Creed will be performing her Christmas Cabaret show on December 15th at 7:30pm.
5. Fillmore Philadelphia
This iconic music venue at 29 East Allen Street offers your loved one the opportunity to enjoy a wide array of live music in a grand 25,000 square foot venue. Seniors who love live music, but not large crowds, can enjoy entertainment in the elegant, intimate Foundry Lounge where pop artist Mark Rose will be performing on December 29th at 8pm.
If your loved one needs transportation to live music events or a companion to enjoy the music with, consider hiring a professional caregiver from Philadelphia Home Care Assistance. Our caregivers can provide social stimulation, assist with mobility, and help with personal hygiene tasks like bathing and grooming. For more information on the live-in and respite care Philadelphia seniors rely on, call one of our friendly Care Managers at (215) 645-4663 to schedule a free in-home consultation.