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State Theatre

Categories: Music venue

More in this neighborhood: Downtown St. Petersburg

The 1924 landmark offers 6,000 characteristic square feet of lobby, theater and balcony space. Under new ownership this decade, the once dilapidated and dingy lobby has been repainted in eye-catching hues, expanded and decorated with autographed guitars. A full range of acts perform at the State, and the theater has also recommitted itself to promoting the local scene and presents a full evening Tampa Bay bands once a month. It's easy to get around and has great sight lines, but no re-entry rules are strictly enforced, except for a smoke break (no smoking inside). There's not much seating space on the lower level, only in the balcony which is closed for smaller shows. But the handicapped accommodations are good, and there are four full liquor bars.

Events at State Theatre

10 Years
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 6:30pm

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 7:30pm

Breathe Carolina
Tuesday, August 4, 2015 7:00pm

Friday, October 16, 2015 7:00pm

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 7:00pm

Motion City Soundtrack
Thursday, July 16, 2015 7:30pm

Neon Trees
Saturday, July 11, 2015 8:30pm

Perpetual Groove
Friday, July 31, 2015 9:00pm
Saturday, August 1, 2015 9:00pm

Sunday, August 2, 2015 7:00pm

Saturday, July 25, 2015 8:00pm

Sunday, October 25, 2015 5:00pm

Thursday, November 5, 2015 9:00pm

The Orb
Saturday, September 5, 2015 8:00pm

Toro Y Moi
Friday, October 9, 2015 9:00pm

Winery Dogs
Thursday, October 15, 2015 7:00pm

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State Theatre - Downtown St. Petersburg