The Showbox

Row 1

1426 1st Ave (btwn Pike & Union)
Seattle, WA 98101
(206) 628-3151
Rock Club, Music Venue, Concert Hall

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  • Amex Travel tip: This art deco gem was integral to the Grunge Era & is the birthplace to bands like Pearl Jam.
  • Buying tix at the box office saves you the from the ridiculous service fees from ticketmaster.
  • If you get there late, hang out in the bar on the left side of the stage for the best view.
  • Only CASH.
  • Lady Gaga! Dance until you legs give out! Scream until your voice is hoarse!
  • This is a Seattle staple- go see a show here. Many famous musicians have graced the stage, and its size keeps the shows intimate. Tip- getting tickets at box office saves tons (no ticketmaster fees).
  • My grandma used to dance here. Dancefloor is suspended by cables... Or was.
  • Need two tickets!
  • nicest security of any club in Seattle
  • Try the Wednesday special: half off well drinks for overweight men in Black Flag T-shirts.
  • On 02/11/2011 the Decibel Sponsored Creatures from the Black Abyss Tour stops here! Featuring Cradle of Filth, Nachtmystium, Turisas and Daniel Lioneye
  • From the Jazz Age to the Grunge Era, the storied ballroom has featured shows by touring icons such as Duke Ellington, Muddy Waters and the Ramones.
  • Keep on rocking in the free world.
  • Can't wait for Chris Hardwick (The Nerdist) on April 10th! It will be a nerdsplosion. XD
  • Always a classic place to go see a show.
  • go to see the English Beat and drink some whiskey!
  • Great venue and great staff
  • Good sound, lots of good vantage points. Rolling Rock/Rainer for $5
  • It was a small, yet lively up yaself reggae crowd... big up for having a big sound in a small place. Yeeeah!
  • Great venue - not too big so you can still see the stage with a good view.