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Solvang Festival Theater

420 2nd St, Solvang, CA 93463-2762
+1 805-686-1789
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Great theatre out doors

Bring a blanket because it does get cold while you sit under the stars watching good theater... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2016
New York, New York, United States
Nice experience

A fun experience. The repertory company has talented actors who offer good community theater and a... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2016
Devra R
Solvang, California
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420 2nd St, Solvang, CA 93463-2762
+1 805-686-1789
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

Bring a blanket because it does get cold while you sit under the stars watching good theater. Acting is always good, sets are creative. A gem of a theater and great selections.

1  Thank Kaijk
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

A fun experience. The repertory company has talented actors who offer good community theater and a nice variety of shows. Just be sure to bring coats, blankets and hats as it can get very cold even in the summer. There are no bad seats in...More

Thank Devra R
Reviewed 25 August 2016

A charming open-air venue, Solvang Festival Theater offers a variety of entertainment. Shows vary from PCPA productions to live musical performances, often by well known artists. Seating is a bit tight, but the small size of the theater means that everyone is close to the...More

Thank Sam M
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Unbelievable talent on stage. Hard to believe it could get any better. Always a hit! Easy access, reasonably priced.

Thank Ballplayer2
Reviewed 31 July 2016

I planned a trip to Solvang so that my daughter and I could see a play in this theater. What a wonderful theater! Most seats are great and the college that puts on plays there do a professional job! I would recommend others visit this...More

Thank Diana R
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Open air venue with quality performances. They rent blankets for $2 because even the summer nights can be chilly.

Thank Victor91733
Reviewed 27 June 2016

I highly recommend seeing a production at the Festival Theater. It is an amazing venue to see Broadway caliber plays. It is small and intimate. It has a beautiful picnic area to utilize before the play starts. The staff is wonderful. The actors amazing. This...More

Thank Becky197043
Reviewed 8 February 2016

We have watched outdoor theater as well as Nashville Nights! Just a great venue and all the seating is great for viewing! Bring a blanket or rent one for the night! Or just hug your loved one!

1  Thank PJHenry1972
Reviewed 3 September 2015

We saw Man of La Mancha in Aug. 2015. Tremendous. The singing was fantastic and the play is so touching. A newly remodeled food booth with superb pastries and sandwiches which can be taken to your seat is available. Wine and beer is offered as...More

Thank toadandbear
Reviewed 1 September 2015

My sisters and I went to the outdoor theater and had a Fantastic night. If your there during their presentations it's worth the price.

1  Thank Viki T
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Donna K
Is there a particular hotel you would you recommend nearby?
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.
Review of sense and sensensability
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.
What is the season's schedule and where can you get it?
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