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Beach Blanket Babylon

Closed Now: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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An evening well spent!

If you are exhausted by our current political climate, here is an opportunity to just let go and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
devikig
Loved it!

Yes, this is a very fun show with lots of spoofing of American celebrities and politicians. Great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jerjon
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Mojave California
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"Beach Blanket Babylon," San Francisco’s hilarious pop culture musical revue, is the perfect night out with friends. Celebrating more than 16,000 performances and seen by more than six million people from around the world, this internationally...more
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678 Beach Blanket Babylon Boulevard, Club Fugazi, San Francisco, CA 94133-3878
North Beach / Telegraph Hill
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are exhausted by our current political climate, here is an opportunity to just let go and have a good laugh about it. The show is a satirical musical comedy that draws from current events, politics and pop culture. You will be amazed by...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank devikig
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes, this is a very fun show with lots of spoofing of American celebrities and politicians. Great performance and incredible costumes. We reserved seating in the front and were glad we did.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jerjon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've taken visiting friends and family here since the 80's and it never disappoints. They keep the material & characters current and any seats are fine as it's a small venue. I believe it's the longest live stage show in the U.S. The music and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DebinSanFrancisco
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This show changes along with the daily news. The signers and dancers are amazing. The costumes are a huge part of the show. A great review of current events with lots of twists and turns try and keep up. We've seen this review a number...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GRS-SJS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We Brits love satire ! This show is satirical with a musical twist. . It is right up to date and includes ,amongst many things ,sketches on the Government shutdown, The Trump family ,Obama, Clintons and much, much more. We went to this show 5...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank WallyowlOrpington
Reviewed 13 January 2019

We have attended BBB many times, thru many political climates. The review focuses on both popular culture and politics. This show started out slow, but built to a hysterical crescendo! Last about 90 minutes. Bar service is expensive and small servings. This place is a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank gdr23
Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

My son who lives in SF booked a show while I was there in November. I had no idea what to expect, they wanted it to be a surprise. We sat in the front row and had a fantastic time. The cast and costumes were...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CatherineB882
Reviewed 3 January 2019 via mobile

I have been visiting San Francisco for over 16 years and this show has always passed me by. This year I decided to go on New Year's Eve. And, boy was I glad I did. From the minute it starts, you are taken on a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 January 2019

When you get a street named after a show, then you know it has been around for a long time. The performance was very intimate as it seats about 200, a must reservation. The acoustics are great and the singers have superb voices. Had a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DaleRachmeler
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

We’ve now lived in the Bay Area for 5 years and this show has been on our list of things to see. Finally we remembered to book a reservation for my holiday time off. So glad we did! The show is hilarious and timely. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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OceanspringsH20girl
7 August 2018|
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Response from 111familyman111 | Reviewed this property |
Since, you received your answer of where to stay in san fran... "anywhere" . I am going to help by giving you pointers... If you are going to San Fran just to see this show "BBB" you will be gravely disappointed. This is a... More
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Cynthia B
30 April 2018|
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Response from Stuart A | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We purchased from Australia, as recommended, as when you get there, there is a queue to get in, and a separate queue to buy tickets! It is quite small inside, so if more than two of you, then definetly book ahead. It... More
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Laurastrippin
12 March 2018|
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Response from Stuart A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are cheaper seats. We sat downstairs, about 20 feet from the stage, close enough! It's a small venue. In the front section, where the seats are like a cocktail lounge, with small, tables.
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