Quality Inn Pottstown
61 West King Street
Pottstown, PA 19464
Phone: (610) 326-6700
Fax: (610) 970-2665
The Schuylkill Canal is relevantly referred as the Schuylkill Navigation. Occupying great historic significance, the site is a 19th Century commercial waterway. It was constructed from 1815 through 1827. It was however later closed down in 1947. The historical waterway is located along the Schuylkill River in Pennsylvania. It was a highly utilized avenue for transportation of bulk cargo. The two watered reaches that remain even today are under recreation. The site stands registered on the National Register of Historic Places.
The Exeter High School Auditorium is located inside this prestigious school in Reading. The school has always been involved with organizing a number of dance and drama related events for the students and the school auditorium is used for just that and more. Owing to its enormous size and large seating space, the beautiful auditorium is also used for a number of community events. Everything from plays and concerts to live band performances are held in the auditorium.
The Cisco Arena is one of the best arenas in Oaks and is highly sought after by everyone. You can try your hand at kick-boxing, karate, old school boxing, jujitsu and even Brazilian martial arts. On other days you could also catch some concerts or community events taking place here.
Looking for the best live music show in Reading? Nine out of ten, it will be at the Reading Eagle Theater of the Sovereign Center. In a span of four years, it has emerged as the most preferred venue for live music concerts by some of the biggest names, thanks to its huge seating capacity. Basically, the Theater is a conversion of the Center into a flexible venue of either 2,500 or 4,500 persons. It is located minutes away from the Sovereign Performing Arts Center. Essentially an entertainment venue, the Theater is flexible enough to accommodate other private events as well.
Sovereign Center, established in 2001 is one of the most regularly used venues in Reading. With an admirable seating capacity of around 7,000 persons, the Arena in the Center is used for several concerts and live entertainment. It is also used for sporting events of basketball, football and ice hockey. Besides that, the Sovereign Center can be converted into the Reading Eagle Theater for shows of smaller audiences of 2,500-4,500. This is one of the most striking aspects of the Center which makes it extremely convenient to host large events. Also, special rooms within the Center are available for private events.
Part of the Sovereign Center, the Santander Performing Arts Center is perfect for all theater lovers, this place offers an assortment of art and musical performances. There is a whole array of activities happening here. Call the box office for tickets and details.
The Abraham Lincoln Hotel in Reading, Pennsylvania is a heritage hotel which combines the splendor of the past and the technology of the modern era. This is best felt in the Presidential Ballroom of the Hotel. Huge chandeliers, mellow lighting and polished wooden floors make for the perfect wedding or dinner reception. It also has a stage for a live band and a dance floor to accommodate a large party. It seats 300 for a sit-down dinner and 500 guests for a wedding.
Located within the Center for the Arts of Albright College IN Reading, the Wachovia Theater offers a stage for college events and outside events as well. Formerly known as the Meridian Theater, it is fast emerging as the desirable venue for ticketed performances. One can catch some of the best live jazz performances in Reading here. It has been the venue for the opening night of the 'FirstEnergy Berks Jazz Fest' as well as other solo performances.
One of Reading's popular venues for live music, Reverb is located away from the center of the city, just by the railway tracks in the northern part of the city. Hosting local, regional as well as national bands and performers, Reverb is a hive of activity throughout the year. Especially buzzing in summer, the venue has a covered outdoor space that allows guests to enjoy performances while also enjoying the blessed summer sun. Do see the website or call to know more.
A former reading and optical glass factory, The GoggleWorks Center for the Arts is a thriving arts center that comprises dance studios, art galleries, a theater and so forth. For event updates and other details, check website.
Miller Center for the Arts, is one of the latest venues to have opened in Reading. Housed within the Reading Area Community College, it is a performance hall with a futuristic design of glass and steel. A multi-purpose venue that can be used for concerts, workshops, lectures and public meetings, can seat up to 500 persons. It has become a part of the College's partnership with the nearby GoggleWorks Center for the Arts. Its endeavor is to organize innovative events and become a premier ticketed performance venue. It includes both orchestra and gallery seating.
Located on Lancaster Avenue, Grand Slam USA is a unique combination of many fantastic activities. Offering a plethora of fun, group activities that the entire family can avail, this place features arcade games, a mini-golf, a laser tag ring and a basketball court, among other things. Apart from this, Grand Slam USA also has a great selection of instructional programs that kids of all ages can make use of. The facility is also available for private celebrations like birthday parties and such, needless to say, Grand Slam makes for a fun time!