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Fight Night Jamboree!!

First time at this historic building for 1st of it's kind live boxing, and it's quite an... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2017
Chesterfield, Virginia
Lalah Hathaway Concert

The concert was 5 stars! Lalah Hathaway is an awesome and amazing singer! Her band and DJ were... read more

Reviewed June 9, 2017
via mobile
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Nov 6, 2018
“An elegant landmark in the heart of DC”
Jan 1, 2018
“Gorgeous venue!”
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

The theater is unassuming but had lots of character. We went to see a show and the sound system was awesome. I look forward to returning.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Stephanie G
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

We saw Darlene Love here and the theater is gorgeous, I’ll look forward to going back to see something else here soon. Lovely staff as well...!

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed August 14, 2017

First time at this historic building for 1st of it's kind live boxing, and it's quite an experience! Excellent professionally friendly valet parking for $20, A for not having to add the stress of looking for parking at this busy venue. Good street music &...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Mandarinlady
Reviewed August 6, 2017

When purchasing tickets for the Sweet Spot event we knew there would be a difference between VIP tickets and general tickets. According to the website, the VIP people would be given a pre-show and roped off from the general tickets. This is not how this...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Brittany J
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

This was FIRST and LAST experience with The Howard Theatre! If I could give negative stars - this venue would definitely get a negative star rating. I attended the Layla Hathaway event onn Friday June 9th and the set up for this concert was totally...More

Date of experience: June 2017
4  Thank Loaela H
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

The concert was 5 stars! Lalah Hathaway is an awesome and amazing singer! Her band and DJ were awesome and amazing as well! The bad was Howard Theatre! We paid for assigned seating and a bail and switch happened when we walked in. The assigned...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank whitlowse
Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

Nice place for private event Like DC Cool We Had for IPW 2017. Good music,cold drinks and nice people.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Vlado Z
Reviewed May 28, 2017

Loved it! We were there for a private party. Thought it was one of THE best venues we visited in DC. Classic old theater - nicely remodeled with good sound, and lots of comfortable booth seating - even in the balconies. Wish more theaters/investors had...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank ColoradoBeerMan
Reviewed April 27, 2017

To me the food and drinks are way over priced. The drinks are just average but too much. The food came out pretty quick. It wasn't all that hot though. The pizza was ok, pork nachos mediocre, mumbo wings good, but the best thing we...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Teressa926
Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

I haven't been here in many years. And once I got there I remembered why. The Staff. The food is ok. But I expected ok food from this venue so that wasn't the surprise. If it weren't for the artist I wanted to see(Toddrick Hall)...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Response from CorbsinVa | Reviewed this property |
We had a table for the Max Major show. Ate before at the bar/brew pub next door. Venue was nice, not sure if tables are available all the time. Check seating plans. We got a bottle of wine for the show, food looked okay... More
Janey C
September 17, 2015|
Response from MarryingInJAM | Reviewed this property |
I have only been to the theater once and my parking was across the street. I was with my brother and felt safe as there were many people leaving at the same time. There was also a restaurant next door and people were seated... More