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Fox Performing Arts Center

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Address: 3801 Mission Inn Ave, Riverside, CA 92501-3217
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+1 951-779-9804
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12:00 - 18:00
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Tue - Fri 12:00 - 18:00
Sat 10:00 - 16:00

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One More Saturday Night

This is a source of pride for all Riversiders. A comfortable beautiful music venue, the best in the Inland Empire. From C&W,Arlo Guthrie, to Bill Maher, there is a wide variety... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Riverside, California
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28 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a source of pride for all Riversiders. A comfortable beautiful music venue, the best in the Inland Empire. From C&W,Arlo Guthrie, to Bill Maher, there is a wide variety of acts at this Live Nation venue. How about dinner and drinks at Mario's,across the street at the Mission Inn.with its four restaurants or Le Chat Noir; all 2-3... More 

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Riverside
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Saw a show and dinner down the street. Festive and safe. Parking good. People nice and show as nice.

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Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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31 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had the chance to see Manheim Steamroller at this theater. My first visit and was not sure of what to expect. The theater was located in downtown Riverside and part of the concern is that during the Christmas holidays there is a Festival of Lights going on downtown and there may be trouble parking! Not a issue plenty of parking... More 

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Riverside, California
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

I've been going to the Fox Theater since I was a little kid & they did a nice job refurbishing the place. Seats are comfortable & spaced well enough that you're not sitting on one another. HOWEVER, the concessions are ridiculous. $5 for a .20¢ bottle of water is a joke. And, although we enjoy a craft beer or an... More 

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Riverside, California
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Parking is easy in and around the theater. The main entrance is at Market and Mission inn Ave. the venue is small so there is not a bad seat in the house! Front row is right on the stage. Seats are very comfortable and Bathrooms very clean. The area in fairly safe with a few transients. The Mission inn is... More 

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Riverside, California
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29 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Sometimes they have great performances comedy,and hard core music if you are into that ,otherwise they are ok Otherwise I won't go out of my way to go their

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Colton CA
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16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I saw Daughtry on Thursday, October 6th. It had been all remodeled years back. I would highly recommend this venue. Can see from everywhere. The free parking lot however across the street does back rather quickly for shows, so I recommend that you get there early for the best parking.

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Highland
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173 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We went to a concert here last night. It is an old, historic theater that has worked hard to bring a well-rounded program of entertainment. We saw the group Straight No Chaser, who are very good. My only complaint would be that the shows don't start on time. It's like they want to make sure everyone has time to spend... More 

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Thank LabMAK
Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have attended theater productions at the Fox Theater for more than 30 years. Is always an enjoyable experience. Not many of these theaters left. The building is a theater as well as a work of architectural art. Get there early for a play, and you can enjoy a performance from the world famous Fox Theater Pipe... More 

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Thank lesliesorrow
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Really enjoy this venue. The downtown area has lots to offer for dinner before the show. Easy in and out. We live in the Inland Empire and it's so much easier than driving to L.A.

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