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The Florida Theatre

128 E Forsyth St, Jacksonville, FL 32202-3366
+1 904-355-5661
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great concert hall

great time,great seats not a bad one in the house. all the staff was friendly close parking & good... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2016
Jacksonville, Florida
A Trip Back in Time

If you haven't been to the Florida Theater, you owe it to yourself to attend an event there at... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2016
Jacksonville, Florida
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  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“great acoustics” (10 reviews)
“great venue” (18 reviews)
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128 E Forsyth St, Jacksonville, FL 32202-3366
+1 904-355-5661
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Reviewed 2 June 2016

great time,great seats not a bad one in the house. all the staff was friendly close parking & good restaurants & bars

1  Thank vabchgirl2015
Reviewed 30 May 2016

If you haven't been to the Florida Theater, you owe it to yourself to attend an event there at least once. In an era in which atmosphere is created with colored lights on poured concrete, the Florida Theater is a trip back in time. The...More

1  Thank 363Dan-Dundon
Reviewed 28 May 2016

This place is Awesome! It has the history of the Jacksonville city built into the walls and decor, seating is first class, a must experience for locals or visitors.

1  Thank J M
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

I saw Ben Folds here with my wife. The venue was very cool and historic. Classic architecture with good acoustics. Would definitely see a concert here again if I am in town.

1  Thank Brian L
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Easy parking. Good venue. Drinks before and during intermission left a lot to be desired. I would go back, just not drink.

1  Thank Bill H
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Fantastic venue - one of the best in the state. Excellent acoustics and lay out. Has history and, most importantly, character. Have seen numerous concerts there. Highly recommended A+++ venue!

2  Thank Chris H
Reviewed 22 May 2016

This is one of my favorite venues to see shows in Jacksonvile. There have been so many famous artist that have performed here, most notably is Elvis back in the 50s. Great acoustics. Original architecture. Going to a show there next month and can't wait!

1  Thank Scott S
Reviewed 21 May 2016

This is my 5th show that I've seen here. I love it! You're so close and the sound is Outstanding! Bring your loved one ;)

1  Thank Mugsy_Baby
Reviewed 20 May 2016

This is a beautiful, historic building and they've done a fabulous job restoring it. This was my first time there and I would love to see other shows in the future. Parking is easy as there is a garage right across the street. The only...More

1  Thank laurmann2000
Reviewed 19 May 2016

One of the oldest theatres in town. Has a wide range of entertainment and show schedules can be found on the internet along with ticket information. Many a famous person has preformed here.

Thank 351jmc
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Zach K
29 November 2016|
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Response from jaxdancers | Reviewed this property |
you can't go wrong. majority of seat are clear and balcony is even better than higher level low rows
Ashley C
21 September 2016|
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Response from Foskie10 | Reviewed this property |
This is an easy one to get in and out with out a lot of trouble. No need to be extremely early as they won't let you in that early before show time. 45 to 30 should be plenty of time. They have a bar area if you wanted to... More
19 January 2015|
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Response from Michele K | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the other answers, you will enjoy the show from those seats. The theatre is really beautiful!