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Sacramento Convention Center

1400 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
916.808.5291
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Ranked #33 of 97 Attractions in Sacramento
Type: Convention Centers
Most recent review
- Aug 24, 2014
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Somerville, Massachusetts
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109 reviews 109 reviews
36 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I attended a scientific conference here earlier in the year. The building is a nice space, easy to navigate, and arranged well with space outside the meeting rooms for breaks, etc. On-site Starbucks and food outlets were ok, and there are lots of places close by too. There are lots of signs saying that no outside food or drinks are... More

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Folsom, California
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159 reviews 159 reviews
26 attraction reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We've enjoyed going to the Convention Center for many programs, including ballet, musical programs, and motorcycle shows. It's an all purpose facility that seems to do its job well. The Theatre is well maintained and has good acoustics for music. There can be a problem with lines in the women's bathrooms, as many reviewers have noted, but the over all... More

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Elk Grove, California
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173 reviews 173 reviews
65 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Great venue for conventions or theater. Get there early, drop off passengers and park on street 3 or 4 blocks toward G street. Have a stroll back. On weekends there are lots of flat rate parking lots a little closer.

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Corning, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

The performance was wonderful, but acoustics are lacking. Not enough bathrooms for the amount of time , great seating. ** NO one under 4 allowed, but they allowed it.

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El Dorado Hills, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Wicked was fantastic, but the Community Center was very HOT, everyone was fanning and we felt sorry for the actors in their heavy costumes. Also there are not nearly enough womens bathrooms, even if you rush out there are impossible lines on both floors. The usher told us we could walk next door to convention center (in 105 degree heat)... More

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Sacramento, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

My daughter and I saw Wicked - an AMAZING show! - at the Sacramento Convention Center this weekend and it was an overall really good experience. The seats were comfortable and the sound system was better than I expected. The temperature was also very comfortable. I was expecting it to be chilly. The only two downfalls to the whole evening... More

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Sacramento, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
11 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Enjoyed our experience at the Sacramento Opera and Philharmonic Orchestra held at the Community Center. We sat close so the sound was especially strong. One singer did have difficulty when he sang from the back area of the stage. Might need improved acoustics.

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Sacramento, California
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8 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Located close to restaurants, shopping and parking lots. Spacious very good to have exhibits and conferences for more than 1000 people.

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Rescue, California
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

The convention center is large and clean. I went there for the Winter Wine and Food Fest, a fund raising event. It was comfortable and roomy.

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Sonoma County, CA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

This was again a very workable site for a recent educational conference. The onsite Starbucks, supportive and knowledgeable convention staff, and the very adequate air conditioning made this a suitable location.

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