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“An Evening w/Keb Mo” Concert

A beautiful and welcoming theater that sits in a lovely area of town. The facilities were well kept... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Patti D
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Waxhaw, North Carolina
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Fantastic Auditorium

The Gaillard Center is a Fantastic place to hear a.concert or see a play or performance Tonight... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
dascamp48
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Charleston, South Carolina
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful and welcoming theater that sits in a lovely area of town. The facilities were well kept and felt brand new. Ushers were helpful and the acoustics were perfect for the type of concert it was. Would love to come back to see another...More

Thank Patti D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Gaillard Center is a Fantastic place to hear a.concert or see a play or performance Tonight, we went.to view Heather Land and it was a great show. Seating and sound is exceptional. The ushers do a great job and they have a parking garage...More

Thank dascamp48
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Conveniently located near the heart of Charleston, the Gaillard Center was a very surprising find. The parking was a snap, the facility was beautiful, clean, modern. Several areas available for drinks and refreshments, convenient restroom facilities and big-time performers. I would go back again and...More

Thank B6418FWrobertf
Reviewed 2 October 2018

The facility is very nice, beautiful. In seating - I sat in "upper orchestra" but you need to be careful not to sit on the 100 side of the middle section because the sound electronics station was right in front of us. Also, people coming...More

Thank 4_the_luv_of_Luis
Reviewed 31 August 2018

I and my family were here last February seeing Under The Streetlamp , and the venue is one of the most beautiful in all of Charleston.

Thank ALdePaula
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

The Gaillard is a nice auditorium and many high level artists will perform here. But the drunken audience (how many beers can one drink during a concert? Answer - a lot) continually getting up to get more booze is more than distracting. And does everyone...More

Thank honukaihonu
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

The superb acoustics at the main performance hall at the Gaillard made the wonderful Spoleto “Mozart and Mahler” concert a spectacular event. The Spoleto Festival USA Orchestra was amazing and the conductor Steven Sloane put everything he had into Mahler’s “Titan” Symphony which is a...More

Thank Stucolco
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Saw Kenny G. The acoustics are excellent in this hall and the aesthetics are beautiful. Not a huge venue but large enough. Not a bad seat in the place. Attached parking garage and easy to get to.

Thank tjm310
Reviewed 4 May 2018

I am generally a pretty easy grader on TripAdvisor. But when it comes to Gaillard Center, I am earnest in giving it 5 stars (balls, whatever). The folks who designed and executed the renovation of the hall did an amazing job. Sitting there waiting for...More

1  Thank Charming_Karl
Reviewed 18 April 2018

The arts in Charleston are alive and well with this beautiful building as a great venue. Impressive inside and out!

Thank wasntme58
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I would say no, but give them a call and ask.
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Judge Beau P
11 February 2018|
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2500 or more. It’s a beautiful facility.
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Silvia D
12 January 2018|
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Response from apbayhill | Reviewed this property |
If you’re going to an event I think the parking garage that’s next door is $5.00.
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