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Address: 2001 H Street, Bakersfield, CA 93301
Phone Number: 661-324-1369
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Fox Theater

This is the coolest, old, restored theater. They have many great artists that come and all the seats are great

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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Maui
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

This is the coolest, old, restored theater. They have many great artists that come and all the seats are great

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Bakersfield, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

.i love the renewal of this theater.It is a small venue so it's up and personal wherever you sit. I've seen musicals and concerts.

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Bakersfield
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

I have enjoyed every concert I've attended at this venue - the beautiful architecture that has been restored and the comfortable surroundings - not a bad seat in the house !

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Bakersfield, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Refurbished Fox Theater, just like it was when I saw my first movie there "John Wayne in She Wore a Yellow Ribbon". Very fine venue for concerts and shows

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Tehachapi, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

I love to see concerts at the Fox! There isn't a bad seat in the house. The vintage architecture is lovely!

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Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Beautiful, historic venue to see a concert in. We saw the Black Crows here. Sound and setting were great.

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Tehachapi, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Another piece of Bakersfield history. They have managed to restore the existing architecture and make some slight upgrades that make this a place you have to go to at least once. You park on the street in downtown. Easy to get into and sounds great.

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Bakersfield, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

The Fox is usually where touring comedians and non-arena concerts stop in Bakersfield. The venue is fine, overall but is considerably dated. The biggest problem is ventilation. Both in winter and summer, the theater becomes too hot to sit in for 2 hours straight. The lest act we saw there (Eddie Izzard) took an unexpected intermission and got off the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We went to a concert at the Fox. What a marvelous venue everything was very professional. one of the better places to go to a concert in Bakersfield.

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Bakersfield, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

They have been working on bringing this old theater back to it's old glory. It's a great place to go for a concert, never a bad seat, as it's fairly small compared to the new arenas.

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