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River Run Centre

Closed Now: 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Loved this theater. Great acoustics and very clean. Everyone had a good view of the stage. Staff... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Elora, Canada
Always a Lovely Venue

I have been the the River Run Centre twice for two very different concerts. One was Natalie... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
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35 Woolwich St, Guelph, Ontario N1H 3V1, Canada
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All reviews across the street sleeman centre great acoustics lovely venue staff were very helpful events going no bad seats excellent sound beautiful theatre hockey game great space nice location sight lines during intermission downtown guelph stage performance
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this theater. Great acoustics and very clean. Everyone had a good view of the stage. Staff were all very helpful. Washrooms were clean as well. We had dinner downtown prior to the show and just walked from there. Always check if the Sleeman Centre...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

I have been the the River Run Centre twice for two very different concerts. One was Natalie McMaster and the other Serena Ryder. To imagine that this venue suits the sound and atmospher for both performers. The staff are polite, helpful and engaging. It is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 5, 2018

This was our first time visiting this venue. Staff were outstanding, friendly and accommodating. Seats were comfortable (we were in an orchestra box). Sight lines were excellent and the acoustics were super. Bottled water (super cold) was $2.00, which was a great price. Parking is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

The River Run Centre has been Guelph's centre of gravity when it comes to theatre, musical, concerts or other cultural events, presentation or gatherings. A nice and modern building with great acoustics is located by the river and across from the Sleiman Centre. Visited for...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

We went to see a comedian at this venue in late April/early May. Parking can be an issue in downtown Guelph so we went early and didnt have an issue. The site itself is beautiful and clean. My spouse had a couple drinks prior to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 11, 2018

My Wife & I started the evening with a great dinner and then attended the Legends of Motown. The facility is fantastic, not too big just right. The staff is absolutely the best. It is very evident that everyone that works there is very happy...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Dave N
Reviewed April 8, 2018

Went to the Motown concert last night and was again impressed with how beautiful this theatre is. The large hall, anyway, and the huge lobby/bar area, And compared to some huge theatres in Toronto, even the cheap seats are close enough to the stage. You...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Peter_K_B_Toronto
Reviewed February 21, 2018

We attended the McCrae production with the Elora Festival Singers. It was an excellent performance. There really isn't a bad seat in the house. The staff were very helpful and courteous. We will definitely return for future events. Glad to have such a great space...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit to this theatre to see the Jorgen Ballet's Anastasia. Excellent production, fine acoustics, attractive decor, friendly staff, reasonable ticket prices. The people of Guelph must be very proud of this accomplishment. Certainly would return.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2017 via mobile

We were at a concert in the larger hall but found it smaller than expected. There really are no bad seats. Parking was a problem. The Sleeman Centre across the street has a parking garage but a hockey game was on that evening. We did...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Main hall about 750.