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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

Saturday, November 28, 2015 7:00pm

Gallagher: Joke's on You
Friday, November 27, 2015 6:00pm

Thursday, December 10, 2015 7:00pm

Machine Head
Friday, December 4, 2015 8:00pm

Pink Talking Fish
Saturday, December 19, 2015 7:30pm

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State Theatre - Downtown St. Petersburg