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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 Mother Hips w/ The Midnight Pine

Belly Up
Feb 22, 2019

The New Yorker lauded the California soul band’s ability to “sing it sweet and play it dirty”, with their latest album "Chorus" being the best example that intoxicating dichotomy,...


Banding Together ft. The Shift w/ Jason Mraz

Belly Up
Feb 23, 2019

Come support the non-profit organization in its efforts to provide music therapy, scholarships, mentorships, & instruments to youth with special needs!


Steve Poltz's 10th Annual 50th Birthday!

Belly Up
Feb 23, 2019

Featuring The Rugburns Plus Special Guests Will Kimbrough, Dan Bern, & Rainbow Girls From his time fronting punk-folk legends, The Rugburns, and now, as a solo artist, Poltz has created an...


Albert Hammond Jr. w/ In the Valley Below

Belly Up
Feb 24, 2019

The Strokes guitarist released his fourth solo album, Francis Trouble, an indie rock adventure that explores deeply personal topics that have influenced his life & music.


Coco Montoya and Tinsley Ellis

Belly Up
Feb 27, 2019

Two of music's hardest working blues guitarists are coming together for a night of epic riffs, licks, and unabashed soul!


The Wood Brothers w/ Carsie Blanton

Belly Up
Feb 28, 2019

The group's adaptation of folk, blues, & roots-Americana with their instrumental prowess & bellowing harmonies have earned them the admiration of many!


Pine Mountain Logs

Belly Up
Mar 2, 2019

Come out & dance to covers of the greatest hits of pop & rock music packed into one sweaty evening, courtesy of the alter-egos of Venice.


Twiddle w/ special guest Iya Terra

Belly Up
Mar 5, 2019

A year later, listeners are still exploring the depths of the musical odyssey that is Twiddle's 27-track, 2-part, rock, jam band album, Plump!


G. Love & Special Sauce

Belly Up
Mar 6, 2019

G. Love and the Special Sauce are an alternative hip hop and funk trio made popular by their viral internet hit "Milk and Cereal".


An Evening With Pete Yorn – You & Me Solo Acoustic

Belly Up
Mar 11, 2019

The multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter has released 6 studio albums since his debut LP, musicforthemorningafter, that include hits like Just Another, Bad Dreams, & Realtor (from a...


Black Uhuru with special guest Onesty and Vibes Up

Belly Up
Mar 12, 2019

The Grammy award-winning & freshly 2019 Grammy nominated reggae group, returns with their newest album, As The World Turns!


Super Diamond w/ Fleetwood Max

Belly Up
Mar 15, 2019

THIS IS THE FRIDAY SHOW. No exchanges. Experience a Neil Diamond concert brought to life as Super Diamond presents 30 years of solid gold hits created by the American icon.

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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