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San Diego's

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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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Downtown After Sundown

Follow the music to San Diego, where the nightlife is one of the most buzzing scenes on the West Coast

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The PettyBreakers

Mar 22, 2020

Room At The Top - A Special Night of Tom Petty's Acoustic and Rock Hits

The PettyBreakers are the nation’s premier “Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers” tribute act. Based out of Southern California, this band accurately recreates the sights, sounds and concert experience of a Tom Petty concert. All the classics… American Girl…Break Down… Free Fallin’… Mary Jane’s Last Dance…Refugee… Runnin’ Down a Dream… and so many more... perfectly reproduced. Playing to packed houses all over the U.S., the band is comprised of excellent musicians who have performed and recorded with international artists. The PettyBreakers were chosen to perform on AXS TV’s “The World’s Greatest Tribute Bands,” honoring the music of this legendary American icon.

Genre: tribute

Ticket Price: $19 advanced / $21 day of show

Age: 21+

Show/Doors: 8:00 PM (Doors 7:00 PM)

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An Evening with: The Highwayman

Mar 29, 2020

The Highwayman Show is a 10 piece All Star group that captures the essence of Outlaw Country as defined by Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings and Kris Kristofferson. The Highway"man", Tony Suraci, is an immensely gifted vocalist who channels the spirits and voices of the original Highwaymen in a breathtaking 2 hour performance. Prepare to be amazed how one man can emulate the voices all four of Outlaw Country's favorite musical icons. Songs like Folsom Prison Blues, Good Ole Boys, Whiskey River and Me and Bobby McGee are just a few of the songs that make this show a very memorable experience.

Ages: 21+

Genre: Country

Doors/Show: 6:00pm / 7:00pm

Tickets: $24 advanced GA seat / $26 day of show GA seat

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Joshua Radin & friends with Ben Kweller and Willia

Feb 20, 2020

The singer songwriter, known for his chart topping hits like "Only You" & "Winter", has had his music featured on 100s of TV shows, movies, & more!

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Magic City Hippies

Feb 21, 2020

The indie-funk trio's standout debut album, Modern Animal, is best described as "A mosaic of poolside grooves and lingering, sun-kissed melodies"!

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