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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


Mystic Bowie's Talking Dreads

Belly Up
Aug 21, 2018



Wish & The Well and The Jankeys

Belly Up
Aug 22, 2018

Join us for the dual EP release of Wish & the Well, an Americana band complemented by blues, soul, and classic rock influences, and The Jankeys, a good old-fashioned rock & roll project with...


The Alarm

Belly Up
Aug 23, 2018

The Welsh alternative rock band has had 7 Top 50 UK singles like their song, "The Stand", over 6 million sales of their 14-album discography worldwide, with a new album to be released this year!...


Karl Denson's Tiny Universe

Belly Up
Aug 24, 2018

Multi-Instrumentalist and Greyboy Allstars frontman, Karl Denson, returns with the greatest funk grooves that earned him spots to perform with famous artists like Lenny Kravitz, and the Rolling...


Pivit, Buckfast Superbee, Kut U Up

Belly Up
Aug 25, 2018

Come out for a night of awesome pop punk and punk rock from some of San Diego's hometown heroes!  


Israel Vibration & Roots Radics

Belly Up
Aug 26, 2018

With a musical career spanning four decades, Israel Vibration has become a monolith representing the golden age of reggae with many classic hits such as, Why Worry, The Same Song, Cool & Calm,...


The Expendables

Belly Up
Aug 30, 2018

This California-based outfit plays reggae, ska, pop, punk, and surf-influenced rock tailor-made for sun-baked good times!  


Black Uhuru

Belly Up
Aug 31, 2018

Black Uhuru is a Grammy-award winning group with some of the most authentic reggae with songs of peace, love and freedom.  


Midge Ure & Paul Young

Belly Up
Sep 1, 2018

Catch the team up of the Grammy award-winning producer tapped to work with Paul McCartney, Sex Pistols, and more, plus the teen idol responsible for chart topping hits like "Every Time You Go Away"...


One Drop

Belly Up
Sep 2, 2018

The band embraces the spirit of classic roots reggae music with a calculated blend of R&B, pop, and rock subtleties, resulting in the creation of an entrancing sound that's earned the group...


The Marcus King Band

Belly Up
Sep 4, 2018

Operating within the fiery brand of "soul-influenced psychedelic southern rock," King’s latest album highlights his gorgeous, rough-hewn vocals, guitar work, and heartfelt songwriting!  


The Original Wailers performing the album Legend

Belly Up
Sep 6, 2018

Reggae music has never stopped evolving but for millions of people from around the world it’s still defined by the songs of Bob Marley and the Wailers.  

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!

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  • Private Room Capacity: 600

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