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Address: 330 Virginia Street, Vallejo, CA 94590
Phone Number: 707-552-2400
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Thu - Fri 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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History is important in Vallejo. We have a lot of it and it has gifted us with some glowing examples of the value of preserving history. I recently attended a live boxing event... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
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Vallejo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

History is important in Vallejo. We have a lot of it and it has gifted us with some glowing examples of the value of preserving history. I recently attended a live boxing event at the Empress Theater that was put on by the PAL boxing organization in Vallejo. This was a well done, well-prepared-for event that showcase what a wonderful... More 

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Vallejo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

The Empress Theatre is 103 years old, renovated in 2006/2007. Since re-opening in 2008, the Empress has brought in some amazing local and regional talent. Musicians from the Bay Area, National and International, documentarians, Bay Area Stage Productions for stage plays, the San Francisco Chamber Orchestra, the Vallejo Symphony, benefit concerts for many good causes. We have a fantastic theatre... More 

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San Francisco, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Beautiful old theater in the heart of old town Vallejo. We went to see a friends play last weekend and were pleasantly charmed at the quaint location. Look forward to seeing another event there again.

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American Canyon, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This is a fun place to hang out, especially on Wednesday nights, when local entertainment is featured. The Empress Theater offers comedy acts on some Friday nights, and a variety of entertainment on some weekends. The concession stand, which offers wine and beer, is very pricey.

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Vallejo, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

The remodeled Empress has had some impressive music the past year at very reasonable prices! The core musicians are extremely talented and have great stage presence. Check out their schedule!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Beautifully restored classic theater right in downtown Vallejo. Great place to see a show with friends.

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Fairfield
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Absolutely awesome atmosphere and venue! Excellent theater seating. Not a bad seat in the house! Live band with dance floor right in front of the stage! The Empress is beautiful and definitely adds to the quality of life in Solano County!

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Vallejo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Best music every Wednesday night at the Empress - amazing musicians, awesome sound system, cover only $9, dancing, very friendly crowd and a bar. Plus, the theater itself is just beautiful. If you find yourself in Vallejo on a Wednesday night, don't miss it!

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Hayward, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

Very cool historical theatre & very comfortable with great dance floor. I lost my cell phone there & the janitor had it waiting for me on New Years Day. I would love to go back again soon - beautiful!

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Vallejo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

News Year Eve was out of this world with Tommy Castro and Leah Tysse performing together to celebrate 2014. The dance floor was packed. a crowd of over 300 people enjoyed a VIP meet and greet party before the show. There was food and the bar was jamming. The 2014 calendar is full of great music experiences, as well as... More 

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