Sunday, August 4, 2002
Revisit of Woodstock '99?
I remember now why I will only attend shows at the Riv when there is snow on the ground. With temperatures over 100 inside (but 20 degrees cooler outside), even the Metro can invest in some mounted fans. I enjoy seeing shows in this space during winter months... parking isn't bad, cool restaurant options around. But at August temperatures, I couldn't enjoy a good performance.
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Pros: decent parking, good staff, balcony seating
Cons: climate control, $3 water, pricey tickets