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Wildey Theater

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Concerts and movies

This is my favorite place to see a concert have been here 3 times and came on date nite to the... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
Alton, Illinois
via mobile
Cozy clean converted movie theater

Cozy seated venue of about 320 for concerts and movies in this converted movie theater. Also has... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Andy M
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  • Very good22%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“wine bar”(3 reviews)
“big screen”(3 reviews)
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252 N Main St, Edwardsville, IL 62025-1604
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Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

This is my favorite place to see a concert have been here 3 times and came on date nite to the movies great fun we are going to the Jakes leg show and the zydico stomp again this year too***** five stars

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank kiethmaceranka
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Cozy seated venue of about 320 for concerts and movies in this converted movie theater. Also has banquet hall rental space and a small bar and concession stand.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Andy M
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Our first time here was on a Sunday evening to see John Waite in concert. The place has a lot of charm and is just an amazing place to see a concert. We were one row from the very back (row H) and had an...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ArmyCaptain
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Wife and I attended the $2 movie night this evening. While we have attended other functions at this great venue, this is the first $2 movie night. Saw High Noon and still think this is one of the best western movies ever made. So $4...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank 042143
Reviewed 7 January 2018

All seats are good and sound quality is very good. Great place to catch a concert and not be in a large venue that echo's or you need binoculars to see the stage.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Thomas E
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Beautifully restored and intimate venue of just 326 seats offers great sight lines, beautiful sound, and everything from $2 Movie Nights to great artists like Dave Mason, Gypsy and Pavlov's Dog. Artists are generally pretty laid back in this atmosphere, and frequently come out after...More

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank Bob D
Reviewed 28 October 2017

This restored theatre is in the down town area of Edwardsville. The venue hosts a number of acts and shows. We saw a concert there the other night and can tell you the venue is GREAT! Look up on line what's coming and you will...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank JimG842
Reviewed 3 October 2017

For locals who grew up in the Edwardsville area, the Wildey will bring bake fond memories. Whether the 2 movies with cartoons and serials or bringing a date a sitting in the balcony the memories will flow. The completely renovated venue was done with great...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Jack35933
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Highly recommend this place. Not a bad seat in the theater. A great place to see a movie or catch a live act. Prices are extremely reasonable. Has a nice little bar. An all around great place. Thank you Edwardsville for restoring this venue!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank SondraZ2015
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Locals grew up viewing movies on the BIG screen and you can again. Also hosts live bands, comedy, etc. Varied schedule. Seats redone so all are comfortable. Limited alcohol available.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank sailins1
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