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Alan Jackson Concert/Excellent

We saw Alan Jackson in concert. The parking was ample and cheap ($10), the lawn seats were good and... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
John P
Penfield, New York
Great venue, lousy beer and wine selection

We went to see Alan Jackson last night, The parking was fine. $10 was not unreasonable. The... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
Susan S
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3355 Marvin Sands Dr, Canandaigua, NY 14424-8405
+1 585-394-4400
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great open air / outdoor venue for any concert. Safe, plenty of parking, good choice of food and drinks. Comfortable seats under the roof and good sound system.

Thank Itsonlymyopinion100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

concerts are way over priced - to the point of gouging --acoustics are only fair - parking is poor and getting out after concert is .............

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Easy to get to - just minutes from downtown Canandaigua. Plenty of parking with easy access and exit. Acoustics are excellent and seating is comfortable. Based on our first concert there (Earth, Wind, and Fire), we will definitely want to be on the mailing list...More

Thank wally434
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We had shell seats for Brett Eldrich. There is a lot of leg room. I usually get grass seats. Great sound.

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Seeing the Piano Guys at CMAC was amazing! It was a perfect night, gentle breeze blowing through with incredible music so close you felt like you could touch it! And even if it had rained there are over 5,000 seats under cover. We were in...More

Thank davidchurlbutt
Reviewed 15 August 2018

It was great. My mom's first time there. The shuttle from the parking lot for those who needed it was most helpful.

Thank lmaher129
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We saw Alan Jackson in concert. The parking was ample and cheap ($10), the lawn seats were good and the price for the drinks was reasonable (although always pricey). The facility is really pretty and the acoustics great. A wonderful night.

Thank John P
Reviewed 11 August 2018

We went to see Alan Jackson last night, The parking was fine. $10 was not unreasonable. The venue was great. We sat on the lawn. You can see the stage from everywhere. The food at the concessions was reasonably priced, but the drinks were ridiculous....More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

David Byrne then beach boys. Two days of great live music. The staff and the facilities were great. Bathroom lines were even reasonable :-) the best deal was the small box of wine!

Thank Derubbish
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Recently attended the concert of a well-known alternative music artist at CMAC. Overall I remain unimpressed with the venue. If you are not interested in seeing the performance, and prefer laying under the stars to listen from the general seating, this is a perfect venue....More

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27 August 2018|
Response from Sloaniebird |
Do you have Handicap parking? What entrance?
22 August 2018|
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Response from John P | Reviewed this property |
Great question; If it says lawn, then you need to bring chairs. I think the numbers are like general coordinates. There is nothing on the lawn that has seats. Hope this helps! It’s a great concert venue!
Marlene B
8 August 2018|
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Response from Christopher H | Reviewed this property |
Lawn chairs-YES. Beverages and food-No
John G
23 July 2018|
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