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Solvang Festival Theater

420 2nd St, Solvang, CA 93463-2762
+1 805-686-1789
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Fun Experience!

Such a wonderful venue! We walked to the theater from our hotel and saw Riders in the Sky on a cool... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
SandwichFamily
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Houston, TX
Theaterfest

Wonderful and delightful local outdoor theater that has extraordinarily talented actors and... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Friesian
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Santa Ynez
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420 2nd St, Solvang, CA 93463-2762
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"outdoor theatre"
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"concession stand"
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"during intermission"
in 5 reviews
"professional actors"
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"beauty and the beast"
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"wonderful venue"
in 3 reviews
"circular stage"
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"seat cushions"
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"cool evening"
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"sun goes down"
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"baked goods"
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"thursday night"
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"fun experience"
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"in town"
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"a lot of fun"
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"beautiful setting"
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"santa barbara"
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Such a wonderful venue! We walked to the theater from our hotel and saw Riders in the Sky on a cool evening. We arrived early to enjoy some drinks in the patio area. The rented blankets were nice to have, even with our own jackets....More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Wonderful and delightful local outdoor theater that has extraordinarily talented actors and interesting and entertaining live productions. Well worth attending...lovely experience to watch a play outside under the stars. They provide blankets, and you won't need binoculars as it is a small Shakespearean design for...More

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Reviewed 15 December 2016

This is a small theater that houses excellent seats everywhere. Of course, everyone has their favorite seats. Enjoy a meal out or spend extra time at the pool and have pizza, then bring your blankets, hats, mittens, and be ready to be entertained by some...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

If you love magik, believe in all things mystical and love playing dress up. This is for you! My girls had a wonderful time! There were craft booths with everything from pixie dust to raccoon tails. A gnome telling stories, knights in armor and fairie...More

1  Thank Kmartindecosta
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

The Solvang Festival Theater is a charming Danish inspired 700 seat non profit outdoor amphitheater, that show cases plays, musicals, and well known performing artists from June - October. I was lucky enough to see "In the Heights" the 2008 Tony Award Winning Musical by...More

2  Thank pattyann0724
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Reviewed 23 September 2016

The Solvang Festival Theater is a wonderful gift to this community. In partnership with PCPA, they put on plays all through out the summer. The theater is intimate and in a beautiful setting. The Acting is superb and very entertaining. They have a variety of...More

Thank Christa R
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Reviewed 23 September 2016

Perfect way to complete your trip to Solvang; by sitting out under the stars and watching live theatre. Every seat is great. Towards fall, make sure to bring a jacket and gloves; as Solvang evenings can get chilly. Also, you can rent seat cushions and...More

Thank SBayKat
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

The PCPA always has excellent performances. We have been to theaters all over the world and PCPA never fails to provide top notch performance. This festival theatre is outdoors and can be cold. You need to bring blankets and jackets. They do rent pillows and...More

Thank Helen Y
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

My husband and I first visited the Solvang Festival Theater in 2015 (despite having visited Solvang many times in the past). We saw a poster in a local shop window advertising a performance of Man of La Mancha and bought tickets later that evening at...More

Thank LincolnOsiris
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Reviewed 2 September 2016

Solvang, CA in and of itself is such a beautiful place to visit, shop, eat and stay overnight in, but if you really want to venture into another opportunity for fun and new experiences you HAVE to go to a Show at the Solvang Festival...More

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December is a very festive month for Solvang and the Santa Ynez Valley area. It starts off with the Julefest Parade on Dec. 8th. The best thing to do is go to the Chamber of Commerce website or call them in the fall at... More
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Please go to their website. I do not work their. My review was written as a patron.
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I love the King Frederick. They are right in the center of things, clean rooms, lovely pool, and always friendly staff.
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