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Fox Cities Performing Arts Center

Appleton, WI
+1 844-854-1450
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Beautiful venue for concerts

Very nice place to see a concert . Not much for parking and the beverages are holy crap expensive... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2015
Schofield, Wisconsin
Went to see a play.

The PAC is centrally located so was very easy to get to even if unfamiliar with the area. Parking... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2015
Cheryl G
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 26 October 2015

Very nice place to see a concert . Not much for parking and the beverages are holy crap expensive. Seating is very nice though.

Thank 58Thomas_H
Reviewed 15 October 2015

The PAC is centrally located so was very easy to get to even if unfamiliar with the area. Parking is right next to the theatre as was only $2.00. The theatre is very large and beautiful. Seems that all seats would be good. We were...More

Thank Cheryl G
Reviewed 15 October 2015

My husband and I saw "Kinky Boots" at this facility last evening. We have seen other shows here as well. It is a short, 25-minute drive for us to get here. It is conveniently located in downtown Appleton. There is ample parking. The interior is...More

1  Thank felmax
Reviewed 15 October 2015

I was just at the Appleton Performing Arts Center to attend the Lawrence Kaleidoscope concert. This place is amazing! Great views of College Avenue and the auditorium itself is simply awesome. i don't think there would be a bad seat in the house. The acoustics...More

Thank Rowing_Queen
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

Very nice venue. Friendly staff. Clean. Very cramped in your seat though and on the upper levels you have to pass several people in your row in order to get out. Not bathrooms on every floor. The shows though are amazing and I am so...More

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 13 October 2015 via mobile

Wonderful performing arts center. It is a great place to see touring shows. The Marcus Center in Milwaukee is great, but this PAC offers many of the same shows in a great pedestrian friendly downtown with much cheaper parking, two hotels (copperleaf is a favorite,)...More

Thank Becky W
Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

I get tickets every year for the PAC. They have a great variety of shows making it well worth the hour drive. Highly recommended indeed!

Thank catsandguitars
Reviewed 20 September 2015

We took my 5 and 7 year old grandchildren to The Kidz Bop show and it was wonderful. THe facility was very spacious, easy to get around in and very beautiful. The ushers were very friendly and helpful.

Thank Tina W
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Not quite, Ellen Kort, Wisconsin's First Poet Laurette wrote most of the copy that appears in The Art of Labor, a picture book narrative of the construction of the PAC. I just massaged her words and Curt Knoke pictures to make them aesthetically pleasing. As...More

Thank Seldom-seen-schultz
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

The PAC is one of the best places around to see any type of performance. It's not so overwhelmingly huge that you lose the personality of the event, Not a bad seat in the house! The staff is wonderful-always very helpful and pleasant. I've seen...More

Thank MsLa61
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Kristy S
How formal is the venue?
16 November 2016|
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Response from jembv2 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, to answer your question. Sort of depends of the type of show,also for evening shows some people love to go out to dinner and dress up. I would say most people just dress nicely but some will wear jeans, just be... More
Kristy S
How dressed up do you need to get for a play?
16 November 2016|
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Response from CindyKraus | Reviewed this property |
Some People dress up other very casual. Wear what your comfortable wearing. You'll fit in either way. Enjoy the show