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Fox Theatre

Fox Theatre


Detroit’s crown jewel, the Fox Theatre, has played host to some of the biggest names in show business and holds its ground as one of the top-grossing theaters of its size in the nation.

For updates on the Fox Theatre marquee renovation, click here.

ADA Information

If you would like to request accessible seating for a performance please fill out the request form.

Special Event Contacts

Click here for addtional information regarding hosting a special event at the Fox Theatre or call 313-471-3333 to speak with a representative.

Contact the Fox Theatre

Ticketmaster – 800.745.3000
Event Information Line – 313.471.6611
Accessible Seating – 313.471.3211
Event Emergency – 313.471.6490
Security/Lost & Found – 313.471.6490
Special Events – 313.471.3333
Suite Services – 313.471.3235
Group Sales – 313.471.3099
General Information – 313.471.3200
Tours – 313.471.3099


The Grand Lobby of the Fox Theatre opens ninety (90) minutes prior to the scheduled event time.

LATE ARRIVAL: Select performances prohibit late seating; therefore, please allow adequate time to arrive at the theatre, undergo security screening and find your appropriate seats. It is recommended guests plan to be seated at least thirty (30) minutes prior to the scheduled show time. Once a performance has begun, guests may be seated in an alternate location – or not seated – until an appropriate interval in the performance. This policy will be implemented and adjusted as necessary to minimize disruption to select performances.

CAMERAS, TABLETS, AUDIO AND VIDEO RECORDERS: Generally, cameras, tablets, audio recorders and video recorders are not permitted in the Fox Theatre; this policy, however, is altered to accommodate the preference of the artist. To inquire if cameras, tablets, audio or video recorders are permitted for a particular event, please contact us at 313.471.3200.

SECURITY SCREENING: To ensure the highest level of safety and security, all guests are subject to a courteous screening upon entering the Fox Theatre; security measures include screening via walk-through metal detector and bag inspections. Please note, all personal belongings are subject to inspection and prohibited items discovered during security inspections must either be returned to the owner’s vehicle or discarded. Items will not be held for later pick-up.

PROHIBITED ITEMS: Items prohibited in the Fox Theatre include – but are not limited to – weapons (this includes weapons accompanied by a valid CPL permit), aerosol cans (hair spray, mace, pepper spray, etc.), outside food & beverage, pocket knives, utility tools, laser light pointers, bottles, cans, large bags and coolers. Prohibited items discovered during security inspections must either be returned to the owner’s vehicle or discarded: Items will not be held for later pick-up. The Fox Theatre reserves the right to expand or modify the items prohibited at any time.

LOST AND FOUND: All found items are submitted to our Corporate Security Department following the event; please contact 313.471.6490 to inquire.

BARRIER-FREE: Barrier-free seating locations and restrooms are provided; please advise the box office of any special needs or seating requirements when ordering tickets. To order Accessible Seating tickets, please call our Accessible Seating Voicemail System at 313.471.3211 and follow the prompts.

FIRE EXITS: Fire exits are indicated by lighted, red signs; please use the exit nearest your seat for the shortest route out of the theater.

HEARING ASSISTIVE DEVICES: Hearing assistive devices are available on a first come, first served basis. To obtain a headset, please visit the Guest Services kiosk located in the Grand Lobby; a driver’s license or picture ID must be exchanged for a device (this is a complimentary service.)

CELLULAR PHONES: Please refrain from utilizing cellular phones in the Auditorium.

CONTACTING A PATRON: The Fox Theatre does not have a paging system; in the event of an emergency, please contact the Corporate Security Department at 313.471.6490 with the name and seating location of the patron you are attempting to contact.

FIRST AID: First aid is available at all events.

ATM: ATM's are located on the Main Floor and Mezzanine levels of the theatre on the left and right sides of the building.

FOX PARKING STRUCTURE: The Fox Parking Structure is located between Woodward Avenue and Park Street, just south of I-75 (Fisher Freeway.) Entrances are on the Fisher Freeway service drive and Montcalm Street; the 1,100 car parking tower is well lit, secure and includes ample accessible parking locations (accessible parking spaces are adjacent to the glass elevators on all eight levels.)

FOOD AND BEVERAGE: Food and beverage are permitted in the Auditorium for all events unless explicitly indicated otherwise; bars and concessions stands are located throughout the theatre.

ELEVATORS: Elevators to the Mezzanine and Galleries are located to the right of the Grand Lobby.

RESTROOMS: Restrooms serving Main Floor patrons are located in the lower level lounge areas; the men’s restroom is located on the right side of the theatre and the women’s is located on the left. The Mezzanine and Gallery A, B and C men’s restrooms are located on the left side of the theatre and the women’s are located on the right. Barrier-free restrooms are located on the Main Floor and Gallery C (left side of the theatre.)

SMOKING: Smoking is prohibited inside the Fox Theatre; designated smoking areas are located outside the building.

Fox Theatre Box Office and General Information

GROUP SALES (20 OR MORE): 313.471.3099
HOURS OF OPERATION: Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until 5:30pm and on scheduled performance dates until the event start time; weekend hours vary.
LOCATION: 2211 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, MI 48201

Events at Fox Theatre

Josh Groban

The Stages Tour

October 9 - 8:00 PM

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Jaheim With Special Guest Jazmine Sullivan

One Night Stand: Jaheim in Concert

October 10 - 8:00 PM

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The Wiggles

Rock & Roll Preschool Tour

October 11 - 1:00 PM

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Jeff Foxworthy & Larry The Cable Guy

“We’ve Been Thinking Tour”

October 17, 2015

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Bill Burr

October 25 - 7:00 PM

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Jethro Tull

The Rock Opera Performed by Ian Anderson

November 3 - 7:30 PM

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Don Henley

"Cass County Tour 2015"

November 7 - 8:00 PM

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Brian Setzer Orchestra

12th Annual Christmas Rocks! Tour

November 18 - 7:30 PM

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So You Think You Can Dance

November 25 - 7:30 PM

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KEM With Special Guest Tamar Braxton

"Promise To Love" Tour

November 27 - 8:00 PM

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Michael W. Smith

December 9 - 7:30 PM

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Neil Berg's Broadway Holiday

December 12 - 3:00 PM

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Karen Newman

"Christmas Eve on Woodward Avenue"

December 15 - 7:30 PM

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Straight No Chaser

The New Old Fashioned Tour

December 16 - 8:00 PM

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Cirque Dreams Holidaze

December 22 - 27, 2015

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Sesame Street Live

"Let's Dance!"

January 20 - February 7, 2016

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42nd Street

February 12 - 13, 2016

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February 26 - 8:00 PM

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Il Volo

February 27 - 7:30 PM

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The Piano Guys

March 14 - 8:00 PM

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Dancing in the Streets

March 20 - 5:30 PM

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Peppa Pig Live!

April 1 - 6:00 PM

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Cirque Ziva

April 10 - 3:00 PM

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April 15 - 17, 2016

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Alton Brown Live

Eat Your Science

May 6 - 8:00 PM

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Riverdance 20

June 3 - 5, 2016

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