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River Run Centre

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Very Nice Theatre

This was our first time visiting this venue. Staff were outstanding, friendly and accommodating... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Anne Marie C
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Caledon
A Theatre and Much More

The River Run Centre has been Guelph's centre of gravity when it comes to theatre, musical... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Laszlo P
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Guelph, Canada
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35 Woolwich St, Guelph, Ontario N1H 3V1, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Anne Marie C
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

1  Thank Laszlo P
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

Thank Kerri L
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

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

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

Thank John B
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.

Thank CanadaBarb2015
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

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Reviewed November 7, 2017

Chris and his tech crew are total pros and always a joy to work with when performing at River Run. The acoustics are stellar and the venue has great sight lines - not a bad seat in the house ! :)

Thank Canuckiwis
Reviewed October 3, 2017

The building is in good shape the theater's are small but the sound is wonderful. It was a great experience, more intimate. I would recommend this to anyone that likes live performances. There is a problem with parking but there is public transportation and or...More

Thank Ray D
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