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Ramona Bowl Amphitheatre

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Took all my family with there children to see this play. Very expensive but it was all worth it... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Hemet, California
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This place is so cool. Great experience for the while family. Awesome history about the town. I... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Guy F
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27400 Ramona Bowl Rd, Hemet, CA 92544-8108
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Seeing this historic old play is a California tradition, but this does not change the fact that it's both expensive and boring. Save your money. See a movie instead!

Thank califcasl
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Took all my family with there children to see this play. Very expensive but it was all worth it. I read the book first than watch the movie with Racquel Welch. The book was well written and fast reading. Interesting that they have history in...More

1  Thank 105jeanniec
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

This place is so cool. Great experience for the while family. Awesome history about the town. I love the ramona bowl ampheteater. It truly means so much to me and my family

Thank Guy F
Reviewed 1 June 2018

A truly unique experience as an outdoor theatre. The story line and actors portray the historic events of Ramona and brings you into an era long forgotten. If the weather is going to be hot you may want to sit on top with shade as...More

Thank Wi2cali
Reviewed 14 May 2018

I loved the novel Ramona from my youth and it was fun to see it depicted in the hills where it takes place. You sit on benches (hard, take a cushion or rent one) in the sun (take hat, sunscreen, water, or get a seat...More

1  Thank SLSBrown
Reviewed 22 April 2018

This is a fabulous outdoor play. The stage is real meaning there are real props such as house, gardens, hills, etc. No painted backdrops. All the seats are open so bring a hat. The seats have wooden backs, but the bottom is made of cement...More

4  Thank Susan R
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Ramona Bowl Amphitheatre is host to the historical pageant 'Ramona' in April and May each year. Snowbirds (those people who live elsewhere and spend the winter in the area) were invited to attend the first full dress rehearsal of Ramona on March 17th this year....More

1  Thank Terry D
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

The Ramona Bowl is a natural amphitheater with great acoustics that is home to the “Ramona Pageant “. It is the story of the settling of this area and some of the conflicts between the Native Americans, Spanish and White Settlers. It has horses Native...More

Thank vin0ver
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Attended the Ramona Play, parking was good, had a a van give us a ride to entrance. Outside attractions included food and music and dance groups. Plenty of shaded seating. Amphitheater is large but seating is rustic, advisable to rent or bring cushions. Also bring...More

1  Thank Stephen P
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Fun day experiencing an outdoor entertainment venue. Just stay away when it is hot, it is basically carved out of the mountains and rocks.

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6 June 2018|
Response from Terry D | Reviewed this property |
The Ramona tickets will be on sale in March and April 2019 for performances in late April and early May. Check the Ramona Bowl website for more information.
rosie c
29 April 2018|
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Response from Susan R | Reviewed this property |
No. They do not allow outside food and drink. However what you purchase there can be taken into the Amphitheatre itself.
29 April 2017|
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Response from michaellB3166XH | Reviewed this property |
You can bring a stadium seat with a back as well