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River Run Centre

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Address: 35 Woolwich Street, Guelph, Ontario N1H 3V1, Canada
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River Run Centre

I went to see performers at the River Run. The seating is good with good viewsites. The venue is good but as usual not enough ladies washroom facilities.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 May 2016
granof3
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Guelph ontario
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Guelph ontario
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

I went to see performers at the River Run. The seating is good with good viewsites. The venue is good but as usual not enough ladies washroom facilities.

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1 Thank granof3
Guelph, Canada
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29 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Emily Carr once said, The spirit must be felt so intensely that it has power to call others in passing, for it must pass, not stop in the pictures... or in the performance..., or in the venue! River Run is one of the finest Centres I know. Recently saw Shane Koyczan here. From the ticket people, to the greeters, to... More 

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1 Thank Muriel M
Guelph, Canada
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67 reviews
42 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

River Run Center always offers a program of great music/concerts/events of high caliber and well presented, in a modern setting.

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1 Thank LongEZ-Flyer
Guelph, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

I generally go to about six concerts per year, most recently to see Matt Anderson. Most times I have seats just in front of the sound booth in the centre of the theatre which are great.. My only complaint would be the size of the seats. I am not a large person but find them cramped and very little leg... More 

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Thank Olivander2016
Guelph, Ontario, Canada
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

The acoustics in the building are fantastic and the seating is very comfortable. The ONLY issue I had with this event, and a few others I've heard about that were held there, is that ADVERTISING is POOR! I heard nothing about the Rocky Horror Picture Show being held there, and a couple of others I missed. The Pink Floyd -... More 

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Thank Brian S
Guelph
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21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016

We recently attended an event here (Beyond Borders production called "One") and it was a pleasure. The staff can be a little pushy in their desire to keep things moving along but it does seem to keep things on time. There was always someone available if there were any questions as well. The hall seating was comfortable and the view... More 

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Guelph, Canada
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2015

We attended several recitals of our daughters ballet and dance. Also, a few other ballets. The place is well organized, the staff does their job effectively and the actual stage is large and modernly equipped. Chairs are comfortable and you can see the stage from every row or angle. The last time we were at the balcony which likely give... More 

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Owen Sound
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32 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2015

My daughters and I saw Colm Wilkenson concert last Friday. The River Run centre is a very nice theater. Sound was good. Seats were comfortable. Buying tickets and picking them up at Will Call was very easy. Parking was $5 across the street (access around the corner on Macdonell St). I would go back.

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Thank PCbailey
Guelph, Canada
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48 reviews
20 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2015

Good seating - hardly a poor seat in the house. Easily accessible for everyone. Good parking close by - usually has a good selection of entertainment for most tastes. Limited refreshments are a bit annoying.

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Thank 922JohnA922
Guelph, Canada
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122 reviews
98 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2015

Helpful, friendly attendants. The seats are very comfortable for sitting for a time. Went to the Rock Symphany Oct 10th. The singers and the musicians were excellent. I didn't know what to expect when I went and I was very happy with the results. The parking in Downtown Guelph can sometimes be tricky to find a spot if there are... More 

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