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very good place for shows / concerts

My wife and I have been to several plays and concerts at the Bell Auditorium and we have had pretty... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2018
jwmcrazynurse
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Augusta, Georgia
Decent venue

Went to see my daughter’s ballet. I would rate the facilities as average. The seats are the type... read more

Reviewed March 30, 2018
mlarsan2017
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Augusta, Georgia
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Aug 9, 2018
“very good place for shows / concerts”
Mar 30, 2018
“Decent venue”
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I attended a concert, and the sound projection was excellent. The seating was terribly uncomfortable and tight. Many of the seat were stained and dirty looking. The ushers were extremely helpful

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this venue for the intimate quality. Saw Jackson Browne in January. Perfect feel. Lovely town.

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Reviewed August 9, 2018

My wife and I have been to several plays and concerts at the Bell Auditorium and we have had pretty good experiences and memories here. The parking is not bad (yes, you have to pay some for the better parking lot but it's worth it)....More

1  Thank jwmcrazynurse
Reviewed March 30, 2018

Went to see my daughter’s ballet. I would rate the facilities as average. The seats are the type companies buy (30 minute seats) for their workers so they don’t spend more than 30 minutes at lunch. Not the most comfortable. If you are 5’ 10”...More

2  Thank mlarsan2017
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Yes, going in here is like stepping back in time....but it had a cozy charm to it. Went to a concert for the first time here and enjoyed it. The acoustics were very good. The sight-lines=not bad at all. The restrooms were outdated and small,...More

Thank jlantern3
Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

The best thing about this place was the restroom which was clean. There is no handicapped access. The staff was downright rude. Doors may open early, but you aren’t going to be seated early. Once you are inside, you cannot go outside and come back...More

Thank crawford4321
Reviewed January 17, 2018

It's a lovely theater - big enough for good acoustics yet small enough for the performance to feel intimate. We'll be back!

Thank B R
Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

We had excellent seats 6 rows from the front and centre stage. Comfortable seating, good security getting in and a very enjoyable evening. We were lucky and managed to park just around the corner before the concert started.

Thank Resort276668
Reviewed January 4, 2018

First the good news, parking is only $5! Went to see Shen Yun in Section 5 Row O, seats almost center and these should have been great seats but because of the way the chairs were arranged- it was terrible. The chairs were pretty comfortable,...More

3  Thank FiveBigBlueLakes
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

We have been to the Bell before, but because of the horrible and uncomfortable seats we didn't go back for a while. We decided to purchase tickets to the four Broadway shows. So far we have seen two and they were excellent, but in spite...More

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599la53
March 24, 2018|
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Response from FiveBigBlueLakes | Reviewed this property |
I'm guessing sometime in the 70s ??
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rka676
November 17, 2017|
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Response from FiveBigBlueLakes | Reviewed this property |
Apologies for not seeing this question earlier. There is lots of free parking right next the the auditorium along 7th street, across from the James Brown theatre.
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