The Showbox is excited to announce the addition of a 22,000-square-foot concert and event facility to its ranks, located at 1700 1st Avenue South. The Showbox SoDo and is open for 21+ and all-ages events, as well as corporate events and private parties. The Showbox will continue to operate in its downtown location, to be re-named Showbox at the Market, and the venues will run concurrently. A major renovation in 2008 has enhanced the overall concert/event experience through improved sightlines and interior design. Visit the "Calendar" section for full details, and stay tuned for even more Showbox SoDo events this fall!
Showbox added to its family in 2007 with the addition of the larger Showbox SoDo, a converted-warehouse-turned-concert venue located just south of the sports stadiums in the SoDo district. The space boasts beautiful wood-beam and brick architecture, and has incredible production capabilities and sightlines. In its short history, the venue has already hosted events featuring Kid Rock, Heart, The Pogues, M.I.A., The Hives, Dropkick Murphys and many more. Clearly the spot for the music enthusiast, come to show box is you want to discover the next big thing, or dance and shake to some of the best music in the scene right now! Hosting a variety of VIP performers and guests, the showbox was built to entertain and rock your socks off! Dress to impress at a chic jazz performance or don't give a F*** and dance, drink, and party like crazy!
Rusko Christopher Mercer, aka Rusko was born in Leeds in 1985 to a musical family. From day dot Rusko was surrounded by music whether it be his families piano’s, guitars, banjo’s and saxophones or in his later years the heavy reggae and dub sound systems of Leeds, music has always been an integral part of Rusko’s life. After [more]