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Fox Theater

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Old School Cool

The foundation has done an amazing job of keeping this historical landmark one of the best go to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
B3477FCdavidp
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cozy

Perfect place to go see a concert. Every seat is a good seat. Its not too big. I saw Jennifer... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
lyndah624
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Bakersfield, United States
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The foundation has done an amazing job of keeping this historical landmark one of the best go to places for concerts and other events.

Thank B3477FCdavidp
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Perfect place to go see a concert. Every seat is a good seat. Its not too big. I saw Jennifer Nettles and enjoyed it very much.

Thank lyndah624
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

I can remember going to the fox theater as a kid. It is so similar and nostalgic to this very day. If you get the opportunity to attend an eve t at the Fox, you'll enjoy it.

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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We have gone to the beautiful Fox Theater many times for Music Concerts. Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard, Sugarland... sound is great and large enough to hold many people, without it feeling too crowded! Everyone has a good view , since it use to be a...More

1  Thank Pam Q
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Facility , really pretty a hark back to yesteryear, comfortable seating. Lobby was crowded and was doing their best to handle the crowd, (concessions, tee shirt sales, and makeshift bar), we were there for Neil Young Crazy horse. The people working were cool but they...More

1  Thank RobertM2046
Reviewed 29 April 2018

I love the classic exterior and interior of the Fox theater. Nice to have such a place in Bakersfield. Cheap beer, 2 bars, small wait. Small bathroom downstairs. Bigger bathrooms upstairs. It has seating like a high school auditorium with assigned seats. It was great...More

Thank Bella4fatty
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I hate the seating for a concert. It's like you walk into a movie theater in comparison and a live concert is going on but you have to be quiet and seated! No fun! Older people might enjoy the kick back feel of the theater,...More

2  Thank jessicazuniga1027
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Great old theater that is used for plays and events. Not a bad seat in the house. Street parking is all around but would encourage you to get there early to grab a prime spot (you can always walk a few blocks for a drink...More

Thank Michelle G
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Enjoyable Skip the first row orchestra - people in front were disappointed due to limited view Enjoyable atmosphere Nice refurbished theatre, security, sound and access Stated date of attraction an estimate per recollection

Thank A F
Reviewed 27 August 2017

....as George Day used to say back in the day. Lovely venue and nicer acoustics than other concert venues in town unless the artist insists on loudness instead of quality during there sound checks. I especially enjoy that you can get quality seats without paying...More

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slbbsmith
14 September 2016|
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Response from Leon1958 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know what sort of an event that you are talking about. A ticket will get you in the door and basically anywhere inside - but that would not include backstage (I think).
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LisaLisaMD
30 April 2016|
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Response from Ortho-Don | Reviewed this property |
There is a parking lot about a block south across the street and across from Padre Hotel. Parking is free but limited. Otherwise you are on the streets. Might suggest havinfmg dinner or drinks at the Padre or The Mark... More
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