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100 Star Starred
Balboa Theatre
Located at E. Street 868 Fourth Avenue San Diego, CA 92101
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22 events
18 reviews
83 stars
Find street parking north of Broadway and a few blocks west. We're always able to find parking around 5th West and C. Street parking is free after 6pm. (arrive around 5:45 and pay the quarter to the meter to guarantee a spot.)
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2 reviews
0 stars
I wore Jeans, polo shirt and sandals.
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Erth's Dinosaur Petting Zoo Live
12 ratings
2.3 average rating
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Goldstar Member
9 events
3 reviews
1 stars
attended Feb 16 2013

Best for ages who really still believe in dinosaurs. A little disappointing though, they started almost 10 minutes late, and ended almost 10 minutes early, wow, for an hour show, that is a lot of wasted time.

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9 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Feb 16 2013

This show was a complete ripoff. The normal price for tickets at the San Diego show was $35.00, but through goldstar was 17.50 plus 4.00 each, so for our family of four we paid $90.00. The ENTIRE show lasted only 45 minutes, of which the first 25...continued

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7 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Feb 16 2013

Expensive show for only viewing a couple of dinosaurs.
Not worth the money and not to mention its only an hour
Long. The show had a lot of dialog so my son lost interest
We were expecting to see more of a show from the dinosaurs.
Not people...continued

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About the Ticket Supplier: San Diego Theatres

San Diego Theatres is a 501©3 non-profit, public benefit corporation established to manage and operate publicly-owned performing arts theatres. We are responsible for the management, marketing, operations and maintenance of the San Diego Civic Theatre under the terms of an operating agreement with the City of San Diego. Additionally, San Diego Theatres has assumed the same responsibility for the historic Balboa Theatre in the Gaslamp Quarter under the terms of a long-term lease with the City of San Diego’s Redevelopment Agency.

San Diego Theatres strives to positively impact the community through facility enhancement projects, the advancement of a downtown theatre district, and strategic partnerships for the enrichment of the performing arts for the benefit of the region.

San Diego Theatres was established in 2003 by the San Diego Convention Center Corporation as a subsidiary non-profit corporation. The strategy of San Diego Theatres is to position itself for growth and future independence as a fully independent stand-alone entity. This is a model that will allow us to capitalize on years of service to the community, while advancing into the future with focused determination to proactively improve the performing arts experience for the citizens of the greater San Diego region.