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Belly Up

Belly Up, Rockin' since 1974!

Rockin' since 1974, Belly Up has received national accolades from the likes of Rolling Stone Magazine "one of the hottest live music clubs on the West Coast," and have been voted "San Diego's Best Live Music Venue" over and over. Belly Up brings the best in new, up-and-coming artists as well as established legends in genres ranging from alternative rock, reggae, and hip-hop to blues, folk, jazz, Latin & more! Past artists who have graced the Belly Up stage include: Tom Jones, Cheap Trick, Foreigner, B-52s, UB40, Death Cab for Cutie, Maroon 5, Black Eyed Peas, Blink 182, Etta James, Gwen Stephani, Ben Folds, Jack Johnson, Steel Pulse, The Roots, Bo Diddley, Poncho Sanchez, Donavon Frankenreiter, Mason Jennings, Ben Harper, Curtis Mayfield, Aimee Mann, Joe Walsh, BB King & many more!

Neighborhood: North Coastal

143 S Cedros, Suite T
Solana Beach, CA 92075

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Contact Info

(858) 481-8140


​Our Box Office is open every day at Noon.
Closing time varies each day and calling before 11:30 pm is suggested.
We are open until 5 pm if we do not have an event scheduled.


Events to check out


The Floozies w/ Band of Gringos

Belly Up
Apr 18, 2019

Just outside the jazz mecca of Kansas City springs liberal oasis Lawrence, Kansas -- separated only by the waves of wheat from the epicenter of the electronic music revolution in Colorado. From...


Michael McDonald

Belly Up
Apr 20, 2019

The Grammy award-winning soul singer-songwriter has developed popularity across generations with timeless R&B hits like "I Keep Forgettin' (Every Time You're Near)" & his newer collaboration...


The Strawberry Moons

Belly Up
Apr 23, 2019

This will be an incredible night of music cultivated right here in San Diego led by Kathryn Cloward's magnetic upbeat pop rock Americana sound!



Belly Up
Apr 24, 2019

SULLY AND THE SOULJAHS play their very unique brand of R&B, funk soul and believe it or not – Reggae!


The Reverend Horton Heat w/ The Creepy Creeps

Belly Up
Apr 25, 2019

The band mixes elements of surf, country, punk, big band and rockabilly to create the "psychobilly" genre, taking the world by storm!


The Main Squeeze w/ Aviator Stash

Belly Up
Apr 26, 2019

The ensemble covers your favorite classics & hits today from across the musical spectrum from Led Zeppelin to Childish Gambino with their funk rock stylings!


Livin' On A Prayer

Belly Up
Apr 27, 2019

Two great tributes, to Bon Jovi & Guns N Roses, will come together for one rockin' night!


White Denim

Belly Up
Apr 28, 2019

The indie rock combo is fresh off the release of their latest album, Performance, a bouncy, gritty, and imaginative take on the genre!



Belly Up
May 1, 2019

Rich with bold brass and hypnotic percussion, Polyrhythmics' latest album, Caldera, showcases the instrumental eight-piece's impossibly tight grooves and virtuosic musicianship as they tear through a...


Cocoa Tea

Belly Up
May 5, 2019

This dancehall star, once part of a reggae supergroup with Shabba Ranks & Home T, is coming to perform some of his greatest hits including, "Young Lover" & "Good Life"!


The Church - Starfish 30th Anniversary Tour

Belly Up
May 7, 2019

The psychedelic rock band, known for their greatest hit "Under The Milky Way", creates music featuring dreamlike soundscapes that transport the listener into other worlds.


Jefferson Starship

Belly Up
May 10, 2019

Nearly five decades later, classic rock band Jefferson Starship continues to rock stages with their timeless hits like "Jane", "Count On Me" and "Find Your Way Back".

What to Know:

  • 21+ live music venue featuring concerts mostly every night.
  • Tickets available online at, 858-481-8040 or at the box office on 143 S. Cedros
  • Locals appreciate the little things like free coat check, free parking, ins and outs and reasonable bar prices
  • Belly Up not only features live music but is also available for private events. Let's us plan your next party!
  • Belly Up brings the best in new, up-and-coming artists as well as established legends.

Be in the Know:

  • "Join our Family" sign up for our email list at to get the scoop in presales, contests and upcoming shows!
  • Make a night of it, dine next door at the Wild Note Cafe and enter through the restaurant side.
  • Belly Up social media rocks! Funny videos, contests, exclusive band news!
  • Having a birthday or special event? Book your group into a show! Contact to get the party started!

More Information

  • Private Room Capacity: 600

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