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Avo Playhouse

303 Main Street, Vista, CA 92084
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Ranked #2 of 7 Attractions in Vista
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Oceanside, California
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100 reviews 100 reviews
21 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Lots of great shows-priced fairly-really a nice night out. We will be back. Soon. Very Soon. Sooner than you think.

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San Diego, California
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Intimate comfortable setting. Restaurants nearby. Parking available. Great Sunday afternoon event. Liked the area and price.

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San Diego, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Great local playhouse, nice size all seats are good. Play was professionally done and very enjoyable

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Vista, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Pleasant staff. Good shows. Nice outing. Good selection of plays. Easy parking. Good location, near restaurants.

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San Diego, CA
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64 reviews 64 reviews
19 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

The Avo was originally an older movie theatre but has been remodeled beautifully into a great performance venue. Not a bad seat in the house. Many great productions from a variety of groups. There are many dining options near the theatre so you can spend an evening in downtown Vista.

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Del Mar, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012

Love the Avo Playhouse. I watched the play Annie here once and very much enjoyed it. Definitely adds a special touch to Vista :-)

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san diego, ca
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2011

This is an old, single screen movie theater that now is a venue for live stage performances. It's a fun place to see a show. Check out the upcoming 2011 holiday shows. Grab some cupcakes down the street at Little Cakes Cupcake Kitchen then head over for an evening of entertainment. Plenty of parking in the area, and there are... More 

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