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Fresno Convention & Entertainment Center

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Very Nice Venue, Easy Access and Parking Close By, Good Acoustics

Attended the Hinds Hospice 2018 Gala Ball, and very much enjoyed the Venue, there is parking very... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2018
Rod B
Fresno, California
Wonderful Acoustics

This is a great place to hear a concert. It has wonderful acoustics and it is not as large as some... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2018
Peggy M
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good28%
  • Average28%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
12 Sep 2018
“Very Nice Venue, Easy Access and Parking Close By, Good Acoustics”
5 Jun 2018
“Wonderful Acoustics”
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848 M St, Fresno, CA 93721-2760
+1 559-445-8100
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Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

The space here is huge and very unexpected given the size of Fresno. Great place to have an event of any size!

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Reviewed September 12, 2018

Attended the Hinds Hospice 2018 Gala Ball, and very much enjoyed the Venue, there is parking very close by (within a block two parking garages) and the convention center is close to other downtown areas. Nice entrance and plenty of space for medium and small...More

Thank Rod B
Reviewed June 20, 2018

I have attended several Central Valley Women's Conference in this building, very nice, new, etc. The building and grounds are very well maintained.

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Reviewed June 5, 2018

This is a great place to hear a concert. It has wonderful acoustics and it is not as large as some of the massive arenas.

Thank Peggy M
Reviewed May 8, 2018

I was privileged to be here for a teacher’s conference and the facilities as well as the service were great! Comfortable, modern and big. It’s also conveniently located close to the best hotel in the city!

Thank Michael A
Reviewed July 5, 2017

Not sure who owns the convention center, but they're definitely out for money. Concessions: $3 for a water, and $3 if you just want a paper or styrofoam cup that you can fill at the drinking fountain. $8 charge per person per day, and an...More

Thank deserttravelers2015
Reviewed June 27, 2017

Nice clean modern building. Light food and bar available. Easy access and exit. Comfortable seats and good acoustics. Nice place to be entertained !~!

Thank wilkesworld
Reviewed April 5, 2017

I have attended several Broadway shows, musical & comedic performances- and there has not been a bad seat in the venue. Whether on the floor or in the balcony, the acoustics lend for a great show for all (not to mention the smell of fresh...More

Thank V S
Reviewed April 4, 2017

Great venue for all kinds of fun! Concerts, crafts, food, fun!!! Go and check it out online to find events calendar. You will have fun whatever you attend.

Thank Pamela H
Reviewed February 23, 2017

This location has held many events in Fresno and was host to the Music Greats (Hendrix, Joplin, Chicago, Black Sabbath, Iron Butterfly and almost every band that went between LA and SF. )Wednesday was Fresno day and gave the bands a rest stop overnight before...More

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September 17, 2017|
Response from V S | Reviewed this property |
Pit will put you right at the edge of the stage where an orchestra would normally be during a musical; but orchestra seating will place you anywhere on the lower level. I would suggest Orchestra seating in Rows I thru M in... More
Donna D
June 6, 2017|
Response from Ikomasan | Reviewed this property |
This is called the Saroyan Theater. The lower section called the Orchestra level is numbered from Row a to Row ZZ. ZZ is the last room of the main floor. It also has a balcony level.