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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


Mike Pinto

Belly Up
Nov 21, 2018

Mike Pinto returns to rock our stage with his unique take on roots, reggae, and ska with his distinct voice and superb storytelling skills.


Wayward Sons

Belly Up
Nov 23, 2018

The band emulates the sound and the look of the 80's, playing hits from artists including Journey, Queen, Styx, and more!


Circles Around The Sun

Belly Up
Nov 24, 2018

The Grateful Dead influenced psychedelic jam band is returning to our stage to rock out with us!


Steven Page Trio (formerly of Barenaked Ladies)

Belly Up
Nov 25, 2018

Page, best known as the founder and former lead singer of the Barenaked Ladies, where he offered up dynamic and exuberant performances with his powerful vocals and quick wit, now has a great arsenal...


Pat Travers Band

Belly Up
Nov 27, 2018

“BOOM BOOM!” Out go the lights when Pat Travers rocks the Belly Up playing his classic hit and other great tunes like "Snortin' Whiskey" & "I La La Love You"!


Bret Michaels

Belly Up
Nov 29, 2018

The rock icon, reality TV star, & frontman of Poison, returns to our stage with hits from the band and his own critically acclaimed discography like "Every Rose Has Its Thorn" & "All I Ever...


Led Zepagain

Belly Up
Nov 30, 2018

Noted as one of “The World’s Greatest Tribute Bands” and the most authentic Led Zeppelin group out there, Led Zepgain is ready to take the stage and rock your faces off with all your...


The Pettybreakers

Belly Up
Dec 1, 2018

The nation’s premier “Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers” tribute act, accurately recreates the sights, sounds and concert experience of a Tom Petty concert, including all the...


Old 97's Holiday Extravaganza!

Belly Up
Dec 2, 2018

Come on out for a special Holiday celebration with the country rock band rounded out with a special performance from Caseymagic (DIY Punk Rock Magician)& a special solo acoustic set by Rhett...


Dweezil Zappa Choice Cuts Tour

Belly Up
Dec 3, 2018

The son of the guitar legend, Frank Zappa, is an incredible guitarist in his own right and will be playing "Choice Cuts" from his father's discography with styles across the spectrum from jazz and...


Squirrel Nut Zippers Holiday Caravan

Belly Up
Dec 6, 2018

Get your dancing shoes on, Squirrel Nut Zippers are busting out their one-of-a-kind blend of delta blues, gypsy jazz, and swing for this epic holiday celebration!


Colter Wall

Belly Up
Dec 12, 2018

The Americana singer-songwriter's sound is comprised of resonate and raw baritone vocals, folky guitar stylings, bluegrass banjo picking, steady kick-drum stomping, and vivid story-telling lyrics.

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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