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Thursday Music in the park

Thursdays at noon they have music to enjoy. Different type of music each week with acts that all... read more

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Modern art on display

This modern art museum is located in downtown Mesa. The art is interesting and they operate a gift... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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“light rail”(20 reviews)
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The Mesa Arts Center mission is to inspire people through engaging arts experiences that are diverse, accessible, and relevant. Owned and operated by the City of Mesa, Arizona’s largest arts center is recognized as an international award-winning...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
1 E Main St, Mesa, AZ 85201-7403
+1 480-644-6500
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All reviews great acoustics light rail glass blowing several events beautiful facility wonderful venue phoenix symphony excellent sound comfortable seats sound system heart of downtown state of the art christmas concert gift shop sight lines ample parking east valley
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Reviewed yesterday

Thursdays at noon they have music to enjoy. Different type of music each week with acts that all very good. Check out the art displays when you are there. The music runs from November to March.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Frodo37
Reviewed 3 days ago

This modern art museum is located in downtown Mesa. The art is interesting and they operate a gift shop. The architecture of the facility and the plaza is hyper-cool. A good place to spend part of your day.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank John C
Reviewed 4 days ago

Wow what a great complex for the Art Center. We visited the gift shop and there were two lovely ladies there. One was there to talk about fused glass. We stopped in the museum too and that was lovely. Just the right size. It's a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank just1backpack
Reviewed 5 days ago

To have an idea whether or not I know what I'm talking about, you need to know that I'm from New York and I started to go to Broadway shows in 1952, I've been to many local theaters in the Mesa/Phoenix area and I actually...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ed D
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Mesa Arts Center is well-designed, comfortable and accessible. The outdoor seating and landscaping invites the attendee into the various theaters. We attended a piano competition with three concerti--long, but entertaining. The acoustics in the largest auditorium was very good.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Go285024
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great place to see an event. Parking was easy and close..but then again, we went early It was my first time there and I'm sure I'll be going back.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank bbars
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Mesa Arts Center theater building houses four theaters - Ikeda, Piper, Studio and Playhouse. It provides a well rounded season of events twice a year...September - January...February - June. It is a lovely venue. I just saw Stomp there....very good production.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank lkph1948
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The docent told us shows change about every 3 months. Currently there is a painting show- ditto a drawing show and a curated craft competition. Everything was for sale- generally pricey Good biographical info on each artist. They are predominantly from Arizona but many from...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank jfadds
Reviewed 14 February 2019

Wow - the sound in the center was amazing! The seats were very comfortable. And the diversity of performances is incredible.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Wendy L
Reviewed 8 February 2019

I love that there are multiple arts venues in one location, in the middle of downtown Mesa! The contemporary art museum had 4 open galleries, we were there for an hour and enjoyed not only being able to take our time, but not being overwhelmed...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Response from AZMesaFamily | Reviewed this property |
If you want to walk then head to Mango's (Mexican).
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They now have more than just wine and beer.