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San Diego Civic Theatre

Third & B Street - In the Heart of Downtown

The 2,967 seat San Diego Civic Theatre is the region’s largest and greatest attended performing arts venue. The Civic Theatre is owned by the City of San Diego and is managed and operated by San Diego Theatres on behalf of the community.

Opened in January 1965, the Civic Theatre has hosted the world’s finest talents in the fields of opera, classical music, dance, comedy, contemporary music, and Broadway. Additionally, it has served as a community gathering place for inaugurations, governmental addresses, religious services, political activities, lectures, educational presentations, and corporate meetings.

The Civic Theatre’s primary producers and presenters include the San Diego Opera, Broadway San Diego, La Jolla Music Society, California Ballet, Nederlander Concerts, Live Nation & AEG.

Neighborhood: Downtown

1100 Third Ave
San Diego, CA 92101

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Contact Info

(619) 570-1100
info@sandiegotheatres.org

Hours

Advance Ticket Windows & Ticket Chargeline (619/760/858) 570-1100: Monday-Friday 10a to 6p (closed Holidays)
Civic Theatre Event Ticket Windows: open approx. 2 hours prior to each event

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Events to check out

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YANNI 25 Acropolis Anniversary Concert Tour

San Diego Civic Theatre
Jun 8, 2018

“I find it so exciting to be able to celebrate what I consider to be one of the best performances of my life! I can’t wait to see everyone and present to all of you this whole new...

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BRIT FLOYD Eclipse World Tour 2018

San Diego Civic Theatre
Jul 2, 2018

NEW FOR 2018: The World’s Greatest Pink Floyd Show BRIT FLOYD - Eclipse World Tour 2018 ’45 Years of The Dark Side of the Moon’ Performing songs from Pink Floyd’s best-loved...

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JACKSON BROWNE

San Diego Civic Theatre
Jul 11, 2018

Singer-songwriter Jackson Browne announces July and August 2018 tour dates on the West Coast with his full band. The tour will make a stop at San Diego Civic on July 11.

Event

KATHY GRIFFIN: Laugh Your Head Off World Tour

San Diego Civic Theatre
Jul 28, 2018

She speaks! After a year of national scandal and following a sold-out run of stand-up shows and rave reviews around the globe, Kathy Griffin is returning with the much-anticipated North American...

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DAN & PHIL WORLD TOUR 2018

San Diego Civic Theatre
Aug 8, 2018

Dan and Phil present their new stage show - Interactive Introverts.

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2018 SAN DIEGO INTERNATIONAL MARIACHI SUMMIT GALA

San Diego Civic Theatre
Aug 17, 2018

Join the world’s greatest mariachi — Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlán — San Diego’s own world-class Symphonic Mariachi Champaña Nevin, the San Diego Binational...

General Information:

  • Civic Theatre is designed to provide easy accessibility for all of our guests
  • Convenient Location to MTS Trolley Station at 3rd & C Street
  • Concessions & full bar service (21 years & over) available at most events
  • Age restrictions vary--call 570-1100 for details. All ages must have own ticket
  • Administration and Theatre Rental Information: 619.615.4000

How To Buy Tickets:

  • Ticketing Advance Sale Windows open 10am-6pm Mon-Fri (closed Holidays)
  • Ticket Chargeline (619/760/858) 570-1100 open 10am-6pm Mon-Fri (closed Holidays)
  • Theatre Event Ticket Windows open approx. 2 hours prior to curtain time
  • Cash, American Express, Discover, Mastercard & Visa accepted
  • PREVENT FRAUD! Buy only from Theatre direct (see above) or www.ticketmaster.com

More Information

  • Weddings

General Information:

  • Civic Theatre is designed to provide easy accessibility for all of our guests
  • Convenient Location to MTS Trolley Station at 3rd & C Street
  • Concessions & full bar service (21 years & over) available at most events
  • Age restrictions vary--call 570-1100 for details. All ages must have own ticket
  • Administration and Theatre Rental Information: 619.615.4000
  • Tickets at: www.sdcivic.org or www.sandiegotheatres.org or Ticketmaster

How To Buy Tickets:

  • Ticketing Advance Sale Windows open 10am-6pm Mon-Fri (closed Holidays)
  • Ticket Chargeline (619/760/858) 570-1100 open 10am-6pm Mon-Fri (closed Holidays)
  • Theatre Event Ticket Windows open approx. 2 hours prior to curtain time
  • Cash, American Express, Discover, Mastercard & Visa accepted
  • PREVENT FRAUD! Buy only from Theatre direct (see above) or www.ticketmaster.com
  • Other website or resale locations are NOT authorized & tickets may be rejected!

More Information

  • Weddings

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