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Solvang Festival Theater

420 2nd St, Solvang, CA 93463-2762
+1 805-686-1789
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Great fun /a must

If you are in Solvang during the summertime, you must attend a play here. The outdoor theatre in... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Warrenton, Virginia
via mobile
Beautiful Theater and Talented Cast

At first glance I didn't think the production would be all that great, but I was very wrong... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Los Angeles, California
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420 2nd St, Solvang, CA 93463-2762
+1 805-686-1789
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you are in Solvang during the summertime, you must attend a play here. The outdoor theatre in the round is not only a beautiful setting but the acting and plays are very high quality. Many actors are from the jr. College arts department but...More

Thank reese3
Reviewed 6 days ago

At first glance I didn't think the production would be all that great, but I was very wrong. Although it is a small theater, that doesn't mean they couldn't put on a great show. My wife and I saw The Nativity. It was very well...More

Thank arthurmortin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw Beauty and the Beast, my wife loves that movie. It was really a quality show. I would highly recommend it. A great experience, we had a picnic and had a lovely evening. I think we will definitely be going back. Dress accordingly, even...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent venue for outdoor theater, they have a picnic area and you can purchase food and drinks there including wine. You can bring your own food and drinks also but no glass can go into theater area. Most important is a blanket, it gets cold...More

Thank Jettj1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you live on the Central Coast or visiting anywhere between Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo you must immediately stop working and buy tickets to this outdoor theater. As a long time resident in San Luis Obispo county we had never experienced this magical...More

2  Thank John F
Reviewed 23 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

Thank SandwichFamily
Reviewed 10 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

1  Thank Friesian
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

1  Thank IrishSurfer
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
Reviewed 23 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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Donna K
5 June 2017|
Response from SandwichFamily | Reviewed this property |
Royal Copenhagen Inn is a good location to walk to restaurants and the Solvang Theater. Not fancy at all, but our room was clean.
13 August 2016|
Response from Diana R | Reviewed this property |
You can get the season's schedule online at by searching for Solvang Festival Theater.
9 April 2016|
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Response from PJHenry1972 | Reviewed this property |
Good morning. The Solvang Festival Theater calendar of events can be found on their webpage: you can google Solvang Festival Theater or call them at 805-686-1789