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The Empire Theatre

321 Front St, Belleville, Ontario K8N 2Z9, Canada
+1 613-969-0099
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The best live shows in the Quinte area. Bringing in quality entertainment year after year. Empire... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2015
Mark W
via mobile
Downtown Theatre

This is a good place to watch a movie or see live entertainment on stage. Matinees make seeing a... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2015
Spanishliz
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Belleville, Canada
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“small city” (6 reviews)
“great sound” (5 reviews)
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321 Front St, Belleville, Ontario K8N 2Z9, Canada
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+1 613-969-0099
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"comfortable seats"
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"small city"
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"great sound"
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"live shows"
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"extra cushions"
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"concession stand"
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"a great evening"
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"summer music"
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"blue rodeo"
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Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

The best live shows in the Quinte area. Bringing in quality entertainment year after year. Empire Rockfest is the best three day music festival in the area.

Thank Mark W
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Reviewed 14 August 2015

This is a good place to watch a movie or see live entertainment on stage. Matinees make seeing a film easier for a non-driver like myself and the live entertainment caters to many tastes.

Thank Spanishliz
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Reviewed 13 August 2015

I have been to several events at the Empire Theatre. Always a very comfortable event! The building is fresh and clean, the staff very pleasant and ready to assist if needed. every event has been professional and a pleasure! I have been to a couple...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2015

This theater is such a real positive addition to small town Belleville. It has a grand venue and lots of top notch bands are coming to the area which we never had before. It is opening the doors to a better cultural experience in the...More

Thank redheadtraveller53
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Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

Very nice theatre clean comfortable seats always have good shows fair prices they have big band names like George thorlgood April wine to name a few big sound and very friendly staff great time

Thank Reiddawg
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Reviewed 21 May 2015

Attending a conference here in Belleville, and was very lucky to see Ron James live. A big Thank you to the owner of the Empire for his hospitality.

Thank Boris2552
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Reviewed 21 May 2015

The Empire is always hosting great acts at affordable pricing. The entertainers themselves favour the smaller theatre with its great acoustics as well as the small town charm. Haven't been to any big shows out of the city but seen plenty right here in little...More

Thank Hollyf_4
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Reviewed 20 May 2015

A great place to watch first run, recent and sometimes not-so-recent motion pictures, at a reasonable price in a very quiet, comfortable setting without the hassle of having to watch 15+ minutes worth of ads, promos and trailers. The Empire often has excellent live 'name'...More

Thank Bonhom52
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Reviewed 22 March 2015

We went to see "Wild" with Reese Witherspoon. Great seats and ambience. We liked the fact that it is close to downtown restaurants.

Thank Christian J
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Reviewed 19 February 2015

The Empire Theater is a live music venue for music lovers, theatrical production patrons and film buffs who love the comfort afforded by the small classically renovated 700 seat soft seat theater. It was a labour of love to renovate from an old movie theater...More

Thank Darren M
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Generally people park in the parking lot next to the Empire theatre. There is a royal lepage building on the opposite side of the parking lot. You may want to arrive early to get a good spot . Alternatively there is parking... More
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