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San Diego's

Nightlife Scene

The Hottest Party on the West Coast

It's Time to Party

Follow the music to San Diego, where the nightlife is one of the most buzzing scenes on the West Coast. The nightclubs are bumping with world-class DJs, the craft cocktails are true works of art and dance floors are filled with people soaking up the bright vibes of San Diego after sundown. It all starts in the Gaslamp Quarter with 16 walkable blocks packed with over 180 restaurants, 50 bars and 10 nightclubs.  But the good times are rolling throughout the city, from sunset to sunrise and back again. The party is on in San Diego and you're invited.  

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Nightclubs

After an afternoon at the beach or touring San Diego, a night on the town can cap off the perfect day. The heart of San Diego's nightlife action is found in Downtown's lively Gaslamp Quarter. Here, 16 walkable city blocks are filled with rooftop bars, hot nightclubs boasting celebrity DJ's, moody jazz clubs and happening restaurants spilling out onto the sidewalk. Many of the clubs feature live music or stage shows with themes ranging from flamenco dance to burlesque. In other parts of the county, you'll also find iconic rock clubs, intimate concert venues, and a host of opportunities to get out and party.

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Bars

San Diego's bar scene offers a delectable variety of flavors and vibes. From casual dives and lively pubs, to sultry wine bars, exclusive speakeasies and coveted tequila tastings, you're sure to find a bar stool or private booth that fits your mood and spirit.

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Aug 21, 2018 - ongoing

Café Sevilla is home to the longest running Flamenco Dinner show in Southern California. Every Saturday night, we offer a three-course dinner menu combined with a two-part Flamenco Dance performance. Our dancers are at the top of their field, having been trained in Spain and teaching their own Flamenco classes. These shows are a sensory indulgence of sight, sound, and taste, leaving our guests with a piece of truly Spanish culture. Marvel at the passion, beauty and athleticism of this traditional art form as you enjoy an included dinner featuring our Ensalada Sevillana followed by our award-winning Paella Valenciana, which is cooked during the show by our chef while you watch. For dessert, you can indulge in your choice of Cream Catalana or Lemon Tart.

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Mar 14 - Mar 16, 2019

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‘Nick Thune is the truth and people continue to bear witness.’

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Nick Thune, comedian / actor, hails from the Great Northwest (Seattle), where he spent his early years growing up. Nick’s absurdist view and deadpan wit have distinguished his unique style of storytelling mixed with one-liners.

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Grab your friends, don your green attire, and head to the Gaslamp Quarter to experience firsthand the Saint Patrick’s Day block party of a lifetime!

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El Chingon
Valid: Oct 1, 2018 - ongoing

Cruise Ship Passengers can enjoy buy one get one free entree at El Chingon!

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10% Off IRISH 4 A DAY, ST PATRICK'S DAY PARTIES!

Gaslamp Event Management (GEM) - Club VIP SD - Downtown Dolls
Valid: Mar 15 - Mar 17, 2019

Save 10% on St.Patrick parties in the Gaslamp Quarter! Enjoy free cover, welcome drink, DJ, dancing, and live entertainment in SD's favorite nightclubs and bars! Promo Code: SDTA19...

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10% OFF 2019 GASLAMP MARDI GRAS CELEBRATIONS!

Gaslamp Event Management (GEM) - Club VIP SD - Downtown Dolls
Valid: Mar 1 - Mar 5, 2019

Save 10% on Mardi Gras parties in the Gaslamp Quarter! Enjoy free cover, welcome drink, DJ, dancing, and live entertainment in SD's favorite nightclubs and bars! Promo Code: SDTA19 ...

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