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Address: 1350 3rd St, Napa, CA 94559-2902
Phone Number:
+1 707-259-0123
12:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 17:00
Sat 12:00 - 16:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

The Uptown Theatre is Northern California's Premiere Live Music and...

The Uptown Theatre is Northern California's Premiere Live Music and Entertainment Theater! Nestled in the heart of downtown Napa, this stunningly restored art deco masterpiece from 1937 showcases only the finest acts in music and comedy. A historic landmark, the Uptown offers a phenomenal, intimate live show experience with world class sound and site lines. Distance from the last row to the stage is only 90 feet making every seat truly a great seat! Visit our website for a virtual tour of the stunning interior. This is a must-see hot spot for anyone visiting the Napa Valley and a full schedule of entertainment can be found on our website. New shows are continually added so check back often when planning your trip to Napa! Upcoming Shows Include: Charlie Musselwhite 2/19, Indigo Girls 2/20, The Charlie Daniels Band 2/26, Dana Carvey 3/4, John Hiatt 3/12, Peter Frampton 3/19, David Crosby 3/20, Jackie Greene 3/26, Patty Griffin 3/31, Crystal Bowersox 4/29, David Sedaris 5/5, Los Lonely Boys 5/20

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Great concert venue-we went to see Rick Astley.

Even though we live in the Sacramento area, we went to this theatre to see a personal favorite singer of ours, who we have never seen before, Rick Astley. The venue is beautiful... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Citrus Heights, California
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Citrus Heights, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Even though we live in the Sacramento area, we went to this theatre to see a personal favorite singer of ours, who we have never seen before, Rick Astley. The venue is beautiful and a classic of the days when you built majestic theatres even in small towns. Highly recommend that you attend a concert or similar event here.

Thank dbwbear
Olivehurst, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We seen Art Garfunkel on Friday night. The Uptown theater is an outstanding venue. Art's voice defiantly shows his age at 75. It was cool to see him. On Saturday we seen Get The Led Out. This is our 2nd time seeing them and they are outstanding. As to the staff in the Uptown I must say they are very... More 

Thank chiefguard
Riverbank, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Attended the Dr John concert at the Uptown Theatre. First time visitor there. Not a bad seat in the house and prices for tickets were so low! Very convenient to have food & beverage available and drinks welcomed in the theatre. Great acoustics and art deco era. Will be back for another concert or event here!

Thank Vicetta
Alameda, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

This place is the crown jewel of theater redo projects. All of the seating is close enough to the stage to see everyone with ease. We sat next to the sound boards and were only 10 rows from the stage. There are two bars and a courtyard dining area attached to the theater. The bathrooms are spacious and the staff... More 

Thank mwbudd
San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Put ourselves on wait list for an 8pm show, and we got the call at 5pm that we had tickets for Brian Regan!! Such a great vintage theatre (seats 900) and comfy seats. We went back 2 nights later with friends to see Hotel California, an Eagles Tribute band. Check their website for upcoming shows... very impressive lineup of comedians,... More 

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Napa Valley, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

Have attended several events and sat in mulitple locations, all have great stage view and excellent sound

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

This is a great venue for live entertainment and thankfully the prices are still really reasonable. I have been here for three concerts, the most recent one in May and you just cannot beat the acoustics. Every seat is good (provided they don't stand up to dance in the row - that is really annoying). The bathrooms and common areas... More 

Thank Tracy V
Benicia, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

The last time I was in the Uptown Theater was in the 1980's, for $1.50 movies. It was Napa's bargain movie house, a rundown theater split into two (and later into 4 screens, I've heard). We attended a concert last weekend (Justin Hayward of the Moody Blues) and were absolutely go smacked by the restoration. The theater is gorgeous, with... More 

Thank maryf55
Napa, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016

The theater has various entertainers, from Western to Drums and Screamers. You can pick what you want to see and hear by going on line to their schedule. The accommodations are very nice and the seating comfortable.The sound system is adequate for any and all occasions. It you see a show you like, I would say take it in You... More 

Thank LuLu231
Glendale, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

This theater built in 1937 has gone through several renovations and now is a music venue with no bad seats in the house. There is a bar in the lobby and a restaurant attached. We saw the iconic Marshall Tucker Band. Our first time for both and a Great Night.

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