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Bill Graham Civic Auditorium

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Good venue

We were just at the auditorium for Hans Zimmer Live and I was impressed. The layout of the building... read more

Reviewed April 24, 2017
ejfisch
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Klamath Falls, Oregon
The XX concert

Having been here once before, I knew going into this concert that it would be one to remember... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2017
Dashboard179
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California
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“Fun at clusterfest”
Mar 19, 2019
“Downtonw, with space for display or to spread out”
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99 Grove St, San Francisco, CA 94102-4720
Downtown San Francisco
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good times at the comedy show. Well organized and safe. Food food trucks, a bit pricey, but what can you expect at a festival...

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed March 19, 2019

We attended a trade type show here that had multiple displays and several breakout sessions. All with food and drink spread around the floor. The only real downside was that the restrooms were on the floor below, so you had to make your way downstairs...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed May 30, 2017

Just attended Dreamstate here, and it was a great venue for this event. From the main floor to the upper level seated area, this venue was great.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed April 24, 2017

We were just at the auditorium for Hans Zimmer Live and I was impressed. The layout of the building is a little confusing, but we also went up the wrong stairwell while looking for our seats and had to wander a bit. Once we figured...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank ejfisch
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

Having been here once before, I knew going into this concert that it would be one to remember. Entry in is always super fast (usually no waiting - even when sold out). The staff is on it and makes things run smooth. There are a...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed January 28, 2017 via mobile

This was my 3rd time at the civic...I love that this venue doesn't have assigned seating for their concerts...there is not a bad seat in the house! I have seen PearlJam , Kings of Leon, & YoGabbaGabba here & have had an amazing time each...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Great concert, was not impressed with seating. This is an open auditorium with seating upstairs and standing only downstairs. Would definitely spend extra for a seat. Standing for 3 1/2 hours was excessive..

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Brad P
Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

Great place for a concert. Has great acoustics, sight lines, and plenty of room for a crowd. I had no problems with seeing the stage to watch the band play.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank 529eugenek
Reviewed November 9, 2016

I've attended many events at this location - great place - the parking is limited in the area if you get there after your show starts. Parking does fill up quickly - right across the center underneath the yard is you easiest parking location -...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Johnny R
Reviewed July 7, 2016

After buying tickets to see Disclosure at Bill Graham, I made several inquires to both the venue itself and the ticket agency. No one seemed to understand the true meaning of all GA tickets, how hard it would or wouldn't be to get balcony seats,...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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bigones1999
September 4, 2017|
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Response from ejfisch | Reviewed this property |
There's really no parking AT the auditorium, and since I'm not from the area, I can't attest to the locations of paid garages/lots. When I was trying to figure out the logistics for getting there during my trip, a lot of... More
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Mikejrudd
November 9, 2016|
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Its's a small arena and we sat in the upper reaches of the balcony for a Fall Out Boy concert and it wasn't bad. FYI: Pretty heavy security and UBER has a hard time finding you after the show if you use their service (highly... More
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