The historic Fox Theatre is one of the landmark Atlanta venues for live entertainment, blow-out events and fabulous parties. The Fox boasts at theater large enough to comfortably seat 4,678 and books an average of more than 300 performances and shows a year. Everything from classic Broadway shows to ear-splitting rock concerts to live stand-up comedy by the best in the business to your good old movie night has and can be done in this fabulous space. In December 2009, the Billboard Magazine ranked Atlanta’s Fox Theatre as "The #1 non-residency venue worldwide for the decade (5,000 seats or less)." Talk about World-famous and legendary.
The Fox Theatre, which was built in 1928, is located on Peachtree Street, in the heart of downtown Atlanta. It has not only made it on the National Historic Register, but the theater is known as one of the most beloved historic mainstays in the city because it has truly stood out as an icon for the citizens of Atlanta. Many remember coming to this stand-out in the city’s theater spaces to see their very first concert, live performance, or show-stopping Broadway musical. Some have even had their first date here, and others remember it as the place where they had their very first kiss.
The decor stand-out as a fantastical design with details inspired by the Far East. Modeled after mosques and other pillars of Islamic-style architecture like the Alhambra in Spain and Egypt’s Temple of Kharnak. From the outside, the building shows of these styles with soaring domes, endless archways, and castle-like details. The interior of the building shows of the grandeur of the style with gold leaf details, vibrant red carpets and seats, intricate paintings and textiles and ballrooms that scream grandeur and decadence. Whether you are hosting a private party to commemorate a birthday, a lavish wedding or a more elegant corporate affair, the Fox Theater can be transformed to fit your celebration. The setting is also an incredible backdrop to ring in the New Year!
The Fox Theater holds a very special place in the hearts of many Georgians. No matter what the occasion, a visit to this Atlanta icon is a treat. Known as “The Fox Experience”, indulge in an evening to remember.