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“Excellent local venue for theater events” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Sunset Cultural Center

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Sunset Cultural Center
San Carlos Street and Ninth Avenue, Carmel, CA
831 624 3996
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Ranked #10 of 25 Attractions in Carmel
Type: Museums, Performances, Cultural
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Monterey, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
“Excellent local venue for theater events”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

Great seats, acoustics and acts. Reasonably priced. Saw Ira Glass there a bit ago. I was in the front row. I'll never forget it.

Visited December 2012
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Carmel, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
“Best Place to be entertained in Carmel.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2012

Whatever event i see here, from the Turtles to Crosby Stills And Nash, it is a small and great acoustic theater. There is not a bad seat in the house, but I usually buy front row tickets. I saw the beatles show, 1964 here, and I tell you, it is the next best thing to seeing the Beatles themselves, which is impossible. They have reasonably priced alcohol and snacks during intermission. This is a real gem in carmel, great events here!

Visited December 2012
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Marina, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Judy Collins....YES!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

Went to see her last week and it was amazing. Of course the crowd is what you would expect, grey, crooked, and happy to remember theri teenage years. The Sunset Center is a great venue, small but provides the audience with great sound. I just hope I look as good as Judy does when I reach 77.

Visited November 2012
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Felton, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
“more here than you might expect, well...it's carmel”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2012

there's a lot more here than you'd expect. great acoustics in a comfortable theatre. galleries, art, parking o my.

Visited February 2012
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Grass Valley, California
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64 reviews 64 reviews
23 attraction reviews
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
“Huge range of talent”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

You would be amazed at the talent that comes through this center. Many big name performers visit this facility. We are going next to see Kenny Loggins. I can say that having been there at least a dozen times, I have never had a bad seat. Doesn't matter if we are in the front or back row. There is not a bad seat in the house.

Visited September 2011
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