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Mann Center for the Performing Arts

5201 Parkside Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19131
+1 215-546-7900
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Sammy Hagar and the Circle

Fun venue - we had great seats with an open view. Collective Soul opened and sounded pretty good... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
via mobile
Avoid at All Costs

Went to see the Jurassic Park Movie with Live Orchestra in July. My girlfriend purchased lawn... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2017
via mobile
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5201 Parkside Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19131
Fairmount Park
+1 215-546-7900
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Fun venue - we had great seats with an open view. Collective Soul opened and sounded pretty good. Sammy and friends were amazing. Awesome place to see a concert.

Thank HolRaff
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Went to see the Jurassic Park Movie with Live Orchestra in July. My girlfriend purchased lawn seats. Due to severe rain, we decided to upgrade once we got there to a covered seat. For starters, it was pure mayhem. The venue simply couldn't handle the...More

Thank 368SteveT368
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Haven't been to the Mann since I was much younger... Lots has changed. The music we saw was phenomenal! We were gifted the tickets and had the receipt. The folks who gave them to us were, in my opinion, just financially raped! We had seats...More

Thank whyner
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Friendliest staff at any music venue I've ever been to anywhere in the world. Full of smiles, fully knowledgable. Nice food / drink selections and not particularly overpriced. Great time seeing Aretha Franklin,

Thank JDS991
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We came to see Peter Frampton and Steve Miller Band this time around. Both were AWESOME. Steve Miller was the main reason I came and he did NOT disappoint. He was excellent. Again the acoustics of this venue are really good. I also like that...More

Thank JAOneLove
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Although this is a nice place to have outdoor concerts I felt that the logic in how parking and seating was handled was a bit off. First of all we arrived early and were parked out as far as you could park. It appeared that...More

Thank Mismol
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We saw a Harry Potter movie + the Philadelphia Orchestra in the terrace section. We had a great view of the movie, but the projector blocked the view of the orchestra. It rained a bit during the show, but the venue gave out ponchos which...More

1  Thank Steve H
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We saw a concert on the Skyline stage. Parking was easy, staff were very helpful in directing. Beautiful grounds, clean. Great food selection.

Thank katchilton86
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We went here to see a world famous classic rock group. The event sold out. This is the typical covered/with lawn seating venue. What makes it unique for reserved seats: excellent sight lines and sound in all sections. The food selection is well made 'quick...More

Thank Elrod_10
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

A beautiful venue to watch a show. We were lucky that is was a pleasant night. If it had rained we would have to find shelter in this open air center. That being said, it was totally worth the drive from Montreal to see "Wait...More

Thank Carlo C
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13 June 2016|
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Response from nmerritt64 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. Glad you enjoyed the show! We were your neighbors: OAC, row J. We moved around to different spots to try to get better sound: the lawn, sitting by the concessions to the left. The best sound was walking through... More
24 June 2015|
Response from LibbyMY | Reviewed this property |
Yes - check the website for best options. Go to the mann center website and at the top of the page on the right click the turquoise button that says dining and information. There will be an option to select for... More