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Fox Theater

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Address: 2001 H St, Bakersfield, CA 93301-3919
Phone Number: 661-324-1369
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Can't beat this as a big name artist concert venue

Fox Theater is a great place to see big name artists far closer than at larger stadium type venues at a fraction of the cost. You'll be much closer than at regular no club venues... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
George W
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Bakersfield, California
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Bakersfield, California
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fox Theater is a great place to see big name artists far closer than at larger stadium type venues at a fraction of the cost. You'll be much closer than at regular no club venues in a comfortable seat. Great concert value for big names.

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Bakersfield, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have attended several events at the Fox. they ranged from fund raisers to concerts. The fund raisers usually included a classic movie. The concerts ran the gambit from country to blues with a few comic shows.

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Thank Jim R
Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've Seen Several Concerts Here. Styx 4 Times. Allison Krause , Merle Haggard And Several More. Great Stage Seating Good Nice Food Court. Clean old School Venue Worth Going. Great Eatery's with in 2 blocks And Good Bars. Parking Is Good. Eat At The Padre. Park And Walk 2 Blocks.

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Thank Kim J
Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been dancing with my 14 year old daughter for 9 years in the annual "father/daughter dance" recitals for a while. I started initially performing at the South High School auditorium for a couple of years but we have been at the Fox Theater for the last 6 or 7 years. It is a very nice facility, both to practice... More 

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Thank Leon1958
Bakersfield, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place to see a show. Its a very intimate location with most seats being great. Bar lines can get a bit long =(

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Thank JJoef
Bakersfield, California
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31 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Fox is a gem in downtown Bakersfield. The Art Deco theatre has been beautifully restored. I love the twinkling lights in the ceiling. The seats are comfortable, the acoustics are good, and there is really not a bad seat in the house. I particularly love the balcony. The ladies restrooms on the second floor are big and always clean.... More 

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Thank Rarmar
Bakersfield, California
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

We love going to concerts at the fox! Classic venue, they did a great job of restoring the building. Wish they had a better selection of food and beverages tho.

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Thank OGwesleypipes
Bakersfield, California
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38 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

Nice restored venue. Small enough to be close to performers. I love concerts and movies at the Fox Theater

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Brea, California
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8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

Excellent historic theater. Just the right size for a stand-up. Jim Jefferies was terrific. Two hour set was hysterical.

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Thank Michael M
Bakersfield, California
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Venue for music and movies. The indie films you won't find in the multiplexes. The people working to restore the theater are doing an excellent job!

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