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Wonder Ballroom

128 NE Russell St, Portland, OR 97212-3706
+1 503-284-8686
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Good Place for Nightlife

This is a small venue for concerts which made it a great place to visit. We enjoyed a type of music... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
Lake Arrowhead, California
Nice venue and great staff

Great intimate venue to see a show. This is the second show I've seen there and always can see the... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Paul Y
Portland, Oregon, United States
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25 Sep 2017
“Good Place for Nightlife”
10 Jul 2017
“Nice venue and great staff”
128 NE Russell St, Portland, OR 97212-3706
+1 503-284-8686
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

This is a small venue for concerts which made it a great place to visit. We enjoyed a type of music that was new to us, but as I looked through the list of upcoming concerts, I found that a variety of types of music...More

Thank L6953YVpaull
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great intimate venue to see a show. This is the second show I've seen there and always can see the performers with no problem.

Thank Paul Y
Reviewed 31 March 2017

My excitement level was at all-time high for Chronixx/Jah 9 live in concert. My experience with the Wonder Ballroom is limited as not many acts play there that I am familiar with. I showed up while the pre-show DJ was warming up the crowd. I...More

1  Thank SrVago
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

This was our first time to see a show here. It is a dated building , but a very cool vibe with stairs that go downstairs to The Bunk room where you can grab food.

Thank bendreview
Reviewed 2 June 2016

The Wonder Ballroom was the perfect venue for the Ginuwine concert. We had so much fun. Much better than the Crystal Ballroom for sure. Parking is a bit sketchy, but that is the only negative.

Thank J Kimberly W
Reviewed 16 April 2016

Great 21+ show. Sound quality was fantastic though pretty loud compared to other indoor shows I've been to at the front. Door staff, bartenders, and security were all very nice. Only one bathroom in the entrance so the line can be a bit long at...More

Thank timfrancis2013
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Went to see Boombox, was great show. Nicely seperated adult/minor section. Downstairs bar & smoking section for 21+. Not sure where minors went to smoke or if there's an area. Good sound and ample space to dance.

Thank Lostelement
Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

Great facility. Plenty of space for a crowd but no sound issues and good view from the balcony. Venue staff polite and professional. Great time.

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 23 June 2015

The place itself is nothing special but the sound system was good and so was the concert experience. What I find odd was the crowd separation between younger and older concert-goers. It looked like you could get to a part of the hall were they...More

Thank Anže A
Reviewed 15 June 2015

First time seeing a show at this venue last week with my step daughter. From first impressions I thought the floor area was smaller than Roseland but cleaner. They had a large area marked off for drinking. I had wished I was able to purchase...More

Thank Bobbi S
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6 October 2016|
Response from J Kimberly W | Reviewed this property |
They have bars on both floors, there was not a roped of section you would see when minors are admitted. They card you at the door. I would think the individual shows would say "minors permitted" like you see 21 and over.