The Fox theatre was opened on the the Christmas Day on 1930 and since then it has become iconic to Bakersfield skyline. The place is popular for hosting Ballet performances, music acts, symphony and orchestra shows, Opera performances, community events, movies and also contemporary live shows. The first ever movie to screen here was “Just Imagine” (a sci-fi film that portrayed life 50 years into the future) and over time it opened its doors for popular artists like Cyndi Lauper and Olivia Newton-John. The theatre can seat 1500 people and along with the famous list of stars that perform here, has become on one the most popular places to explore the performance pulse of Bakersfield.
The architecture of the place is what makes its special- the exterior Spanish Colonial Revival style with Art Deco elements welcome you and along with the top end acoustics, opulent interiors and ceiling that have stars on, the performances magnify and truly come to life. Com here to catch a live show and don’t forget to make prior reservations since the shows are often sold out!
Entrance Ticket Details For Fox Theater
- Ticket prices of shows vary. For more information, visit the official website.
Fox Theater Hours
General hours and Box Office Hours:
- Monday-Friday 11:00am – 5:30pm
- Closed Saturday and Sunday
- Extended hours on show nights (Closed all major holidays)
- Recommended time to visit: 11:30 am to 3:30 pm
Note: Timings of shows vary. For more information, visit the official website.
How to Reach Fox Theater
- By Bus: Downtown Transit Center
- By renting a car/ bike.
- By Taxi
- By taking a cab.