Fox Theatre

Fox Theatre

Theater, Concert Hall, and Event Space · Downtown Detroit
2211 Woodward Ave (at Montcalm St.), Detroit, MI 48201, United States
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People tend to check in during these times:

  • Today
    • 8:00 AM–10:00 AM
    • 7:00 PM–8:00 PM
  • Tue
    • 8:00 AM–10:00 AM
    • 7:00 PM–9:00 PM
  • Wed
    • 8:00 AM–11:00 AM
    • 6:00 PM–8:00 PM
  • Thu
    • 8:00 AM–10:00 AM
    • 6:00 PM–9:00 PM
  • Fri
    • 8:00 AM–Noon
    • 6:00 PM–11:00 PM
  • Sat
    • 1:00 PM–11:00 PM
  • Sun
    • Noon–3:00 PM
    • 5:00 PM–9:00 PM
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Yes (incl. American Express)

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  • What you need to know
    "1928 as the flagship movie palace of the Fox Theatres chain"(2 Tips)
    Matt K.
    "first theater designed and built to include a speaker system"(2 Tips)
    "first movie theater in the world"(2 Tips)
    Patricia H.
    "Architecture is awesome and impresses me every time."(3 Tips)
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  • concerts
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  • Dano R.

    The absolute best concert venue in or around the Motor City.

    Dano Renel · 2 weeks ago
  • Annie T.

    Concerts, theatre

    Annie Turpin · September 27
  • Amber E.

    truly gorgeous

    Amber E · June 9
  • Terri H.

    Architecture and intricate design

    Terri Henry · April 11
  • Ellyn M.

    Box seats are the best hands down!

    Ellyn McNamara · January 6
  • Raquel

    Beautiful architecture! Wonderful acoustics. An experience all should have.

    Raquel · December 28, 2014
  • Jessica R.

    Gorgeous historic theater. Best seats are in the balcony cuz they won't hassle you about taking pictures.

    Jessica Russell · December 8, 2014
  • Jennifer M.

    Yo gabba gabba

    Jennifer Martin · October 22, 2014
  • GM Renaissance Center

    Need a place to grab dinner and drinks before the show? Stop at one of the GM Ren Cen's restaurants on your way!

    GM Renaissance Center · June 12, 2014
  • Kaley D.

    Lots of people!! Should be a great show!

    Kaley D · May 4, 2014
  • Patricia H.

    Great venue

    Patricia Holland-Soma · March 9, 2014
  • Patricia H.

    Such a beautiful jewel in Detroit. Architecture is awesome and impresses me every time.

    Patricia Holland-Soma · March 9, 2014
  • parker j.

    New Year's Eve 2014 Party at Fox Theatre - Detroit, MI early @ Tuesday December 31, 2013.Grab Your Tickets @

    parker jayden · December 18, 2013
  • Christina C.

    Get here a little early to give yourself plenty of time to explore and take pictures!

    Christina Collie · December 7, 2013
  • Jennifer L.

    One of the most gorgeous places I have ever seen.

    Jennifer Lynn · November 11, 2013
  • Matt K.

    Opened in 1928 as a flagship movie palace in the Fox Theatres chain, it is noted as the first theater designed and built to include a speaker system for sound films.

    Matt Krajenke · October 19, 2013
  • Kyle I.

    Sesame Street Live at the Fox - come early for a chance to dance along with your favorite fuzzy friends!

    Kyle Igneczi · February 16, 2013
  • Kyle I.

    Sesame Street Live at the Fox!

    Kyle Igneczi · February 16, 2013
  • Lena C.

    Number 2 Usher Board worked tonight. Lmao

    Lena Chism · September 30, 2012
  • Darian R.

    Beautiful theatre. Catch a show!

    Darian Rawson · June 13, 2012
  • Renaissance Hotels

    Come early to a show here to have this grand, gilded hall to yourself. Audiophiles will love the near-perfect acoustics. For more local tips, follow us on 4sq or check out

    Renaissance Hotels · May 30, 2012
  • Anthony D.

    Tyler Perry did it again. Madea Gets A Job. Must see if you get a chance.

    Anthony Dew · April 29, 2012
  • VisitDetroit

    Opened in 1928 as the flagship movie palace of the Fox Theatres chain, it was the first movie theater in the world designed to include a built in speaker system for films.

    VisitDetroit · March 17, 2012
  • James W.

    Detroit's premier theater to see a play or concert. The beautiful building was designed by C. Howard Crane and opened in 1928.

    James Witman · February 3, 2012
  • Jordan S.

    Take the tour, get backstage and check out all the old signatures. The illitches had part of the old wall removed but there are some awesome ones! Watch out for ghosts!

    Jordan Skole · January 6, 2012
  • Kathy F.

    The suite seats are amazing! Were enjoying a wonderful buffee°before the show

    Kathy Forche · November 11, 2011
  • Jerrie G.

    Get here early, park on the street and save loot!

    Jerrie G · October 2, 2011
  • Big Pak

    Get there early for good parking

    Big Pak · September 17, 2011
  • Olympia Entertainment

    Make sure to "Like" Olympia Entertainment on Facebook for up to date information on shows, announcements, ticket giveaways and more!

    Olympia Entertainment · July 27, 2011
  • musiclunge

    If you're in Detroit, you have to check out a concert here! This is one of the most beautiful old theaters left in the country. They don't build them like this anymore. The accoustics are amazing and

    musiclunge · June 2, 2011
  • Khamisi

    Take the kids to see Elmo when he comes to town. It's a good time and a cheap ticket.

    Khamisi · February 10, 2011
  • Paul M.

    The Fox reminds me of the older great theaters. I saw Kenny Rogers and the Rockettes there.

    Paul Maurice · December 4, 2010
  • Angela W.

    Wanna do something special & different after the show? I took my son & I on a bicycled taxi ride from here around downtown. U pay whatever U want! Call Ahmed @ Breeze Cab 347-245-3323. (N da winter 2)

    Angela W. · November 5, 2010
  • Kristina B.

    Park behind the Fox on the yourself $20 bucks. Also, arrive an hour before the show starts to account for traffic and the multiple ushers/ticket checkers that will stop you on your way t

    Kristina Bobrowski · May 24, 2010

    Opened in 1928, the Detroit Fox is one of 5 Fox Theaters across the United States. It was the first movie theater in the world to be constructed with built-in equipment for sound films.

    HISTORY · April 22, 2010
  • Cara

    check out all of the animals hidden all over the theatre. also in the ceilings, you'll see numbers etched in... its from the renovation back in the 80s

    Cara · April 3, 2010
  • Ariel S.

    Take pictures.

    Ariel Stark-Benz · January 16, 2010
  • Almir A.

    Além de muito confortável, o interior do teatro é muito bonito, inspirado em motivos indianos. Vale a visita, mesmo que não tenha show

    Almir Alexandre · November 15, 2014
  • Fenny R.

    berharap suatu hari aku nonton dsni.. hehehee

    Fenny Ruth · October 12, 2010

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