Best concerts in Carlsbad

Check out the top concerts in Carlsbad, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Belly Up
1. Belly Up
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143 local reviews
143 S Cedros Ave, Solana Beach
Open · Closes 1:00 AM
+1 858-481-8140
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Chrystal
Great music venue less than a mile away from the house. Always fun concerts to go to
Diane
Smaller venue to see concerts, never a bad seat in the house! AND it's close!
Malea
Great Concerts and Vibe and only a short cab ride away!
1. Belly Up
1. Belly Up
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143 local reviews
143 S Cedros Ave, Solana Beach
Open · Closes 1:00 AM
+1 858-481-8140
Chrystal
Chrystal
Great music venue less than a mile away from the house. Always fun concerts to go to
Diane
Diane
Smaller venue to see concerts, never a bad seat in the house! AND it's close!
Malea
Malea
Great Concerts and Vibe and only a short cab ride away!
2. Del Mar Fairgrounds
2. Del Mar Fairgrounds
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35 local reviews
Del Mar Fairgrounds, Del Mar
Bus stationTransit stationPoint of interest
Erika
Del Mar Racetrack and Fairgrounds is the hub of entertainment in North County. Big concert venue for…
Melvin And Nina
Take it back to the good ol' days of Horseback racing. Throw down a bet & score big with that lucky horse…
Katie
The 2018 Del Mar Fair runs June 1 through July 4. A fun county fair with plenty of games, rides, music, and…
2. Del Mar Fairgrounds
2. Del Mar Fairgrounds
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35 local reviews
Del Mar Fairgrounds, Del Mar
Erika
Erika
Del Mar Racetrack and Fairgrounds is the hub of entertainment in North County. Big concert venue for international and national touring acts…
Melvin And Nina
Melvin And Nina
Take it back to the good ol' days of Horseback racing. Throw down a bet & score big with that lucky horse. Come here too for many other…
Katie
Katie
The 2018 Del Mar Fair runs June 1 through July 4. A fun county fair with plenty of games, rides, music, and FOOD. The fairgrounds also host…
3. Del Mar Racing
3. Del Mar Racing
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61 local reviews
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 858-755-1141
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David
Del Mar Horse Racing- Where the turf meets the surf. All summer, from the raucous Opening Day to the weekly…
Diane
Track season opening Day July16th thru Sept. 7th. Opening Day festivities and Hat contest Summer concerts on…
Brooke
Horse races and concerts. Opening Day Wednesday, July 19th, 2018. 2260 Jimmy Durante Boulevard, Del Mar, CA…
3. Del Mar Racing
3. Del Mar Racing
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61 local reviews
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 858-755-1141
David
David
Del Mar Horse Racing- Where the turf meets the surf. All summer, from the raucous Opening Day to the weekly racing, its a beautiful complex…
Diane
Diane
Track season opening Day July16th thru Sept. 7th. Opening Day festivities and Hat contest Summer concerts on Fridays Family weekends on…
Brooke
Brooke
Horse races and concerts. Opening Day Wednesday, July 19th, 2018. 2260 Jimmy Durante Boulevard, Del Mar, CA 92014. 11 minute drive, 5.9…
4. Del Mar Fairgrounds
4. Del Mar Fairgrounds
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64 local reviews
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar
+1 858-755-1161
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Melvin And Nina
Take it back to the good ol' days of Horseback racing. Throw down a bet & score big with that lucky horse…
Kelly
Depending what time of year you visit there are free concerts, county fairs and horse races held here and it's…
Sara
Check what exhibits are happening when you visit San Diego. Also enjoy horse races, food, concerts and…
4. Del Mar Fairgrounds
4. Del Mar Fairgrounds
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64 local reviews
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar
+1 858-755-1161
Melvin And Nina
Melvin And Nina
Take it back to the good ol' days of Horseback racing. Throw down a bet & score big with that lucky horse. Come here too for many other…
Kelly
Kelly
Depending what time of year you visit there are free concerts, county fairs and horse races held here and it's within 10 minute walking…
Sara
Sara
Check what exhibits are happening when you visit San Diego. Also enjoy horse races, food, concerts and entertainment
5. Del Mar Racing
5. Del Mar Racing
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8 local reviews
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
(858) 755-1141
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Pat And Scott
Opened in 1937, Bing Crosby was at the gate to personally great the fans. It became a summer playground for…
Michelle
If you HAPPEN to stay with us during the Horse Races (July, Aug, Nov) Be SURE to take a day and attend!! You…
Shirley
Catch the Coaster train in the Village and head down for the horse racing, various home shows and concerts.
5. Del Mar Racing
5. Del Mar Racing
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8 local reviews
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
(858) 755-1141
Pat And Scott
Pat And Scott
Opened in 1937, Bing Crosby was at the gate to personally great the fans. It became a summer playground for many Hollywood Stars. It is…
Michelle
Michelle
If you HAPPEN to stay with us during the Horse Races (July, Aug, Nov) Be SURE to take a day and attend!! You can catch a free shuttle from…
Shirley
Shirley
Catch the Coaster train in the Village and head down for the horse racing, various home shows and concerts.
6. La Paloma Theatre
6. La Paloma Theatre
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46 local reviews
471 S Coast Hwy 101, Encinitas
+1 760-436-7469
Movie theaterPoint of interestEstablishment
Judi
This historical landmark is an absolute treasure to our town. You can catch great independent movies, surf…
Barbara
This historical landmark is an absolute treasure to our town. You can catch great independent movies, surf…
Agda
A storied 1920s movie theater hosting foreign & independent films, festivals, and concerts.
6. La Paloma Theatre
6. La Paloma Theatre
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46 local reviews
471 S Coast Hwy 101, Encinitas
+1 760-436-7469
Judi
Judi
This historical landmark is an absolute treasure to our town. You can catch great independent movies, surf movies and even concerts. …
Barbara
Barbara
This historical landmark is an absolute treasure to our town. You can catch great independent movies, surf movies and even concerts…
Agda
Agda
A storied 1920s movie theater hosting foreign & independent films, festivals, and concerts.
7. San Diego County Fair
7. San Diego County Fair
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10 local reviews
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar
+1 858-755-1161
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Linda
Go mad for the 2016 San Diego County Fair! Mad About the Fair is the theme of the San Diego County Fair…
Jeff
June - July only. Lots of fun food vendors, shows, concerts, and of course, rides! Plan accordingly as there…
7. San Diego County Fair
7. San Diego County Fair
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10 local reviews
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar
+1 858-755-1161
Linda
Linda
Go mad for the 2016 San Diego County Fair! Mad About the Fair is the theme of the San Diego County Fair opening at 4:00PM on Friday, June…
Jeff
Jeff
June - July only. Lots of fun food vendors, shows, concerts, and of course, rides! Plan accordingly as there is typically traffic going in…
8. Museum of Making Music
8. Museum of Making Music
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22 local reviews
5790 Armada Drive, Carlsbad
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 760-438-5996
MuseumStorePoint of interest
Candee
The Museum was developed to showcase and celebrate the music products industry. For over ten years, the…
Margaret (Margot)
Hands-on tour of instruments and music. Concerts offered regularly.
8. Museum of Making Music
8. Museum of Making Music
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22 local reviews
5790 Armada Drive, Carlsbad
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 760-438-5996
Candee
Candee
The Museum was developed to showcase and celebrate the music products industry. For over ten years, the Museum has provided opportunities…
Margaret (Margot)
Margaret (Margot)
Hands-on tour of instruments and music. Concerts offered regularly.
9. Fletcher Cove Beach Park
9. Fletcher Cove Beach Park
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14 local reviews
Fletcher Cove Beach Park, Solana Beach
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Sean
Fletcher Cove Beach is home to our main lifeguard station and offers : easy ramp beach access, showers,…
Mark
Perfect grassy park with kids playground and basketball. Frequent Solana Beach sponsored events and concerts…
9. Fletcher Cove Beach Park
9. Fletcher Cove Beach Park
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14 local reviews
Fletcher Cove Beach Park, Solana Beach
Sean
Sean
Fletcher Cove Beach is home to our main lifeguard station and offers : easy ramp beach access, showers, bathrooms, grassy park, playground…
Mark
Mark
Perfect grassy park with kids playground and basketball. Frequent Solana Beach sponsored events and concerts. The beach has just had a…
10. Moonlight State Beach
10. Moonlight State Beach
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114 local reviews
Moonlight State Beach, Encinitas
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Lisa
Moonlight Beach is a great local beach, as it has showers, bathrooms, snackbar and an area to rent boogie…
Kenton
Main state beach in the area with full amenities. Bathrooms, concession stand, main lifeguard tower, volley…
10. Moonlight State Beach
10. Moonlight State Beach
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114 local reviews
Moonlight State Beach, Encinitas
Lisa
Lisa
Moonlight Beach is a great local beach, as it has showers, bathrooms, snackbar and an area to rent boogie boards and more. It also has…
Kenton
Kenton
Main state beach in the area with full amenities. Bathrooms, concession stand, main lifeguard tower, volley ball courts, and kids park. …
11. Del Mar Thoroughbred Club
11. Del Mar Thoroughbred Club
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19 local reviews
2260 Jimmy Durante Boulevard, Del Mar
+1 858-755-1141
StadiumPoint of interestEstablishment
Susan
The 2016 Del Mar race season is July 15th - September 5th. Races, concerts and much more Easy to get to via…
Denise And Dave
The racing season starts mid July and runs through the beginning of September. This is also the location of…
11. Del Mar Thoroughbred Club
11. Del Mar Thoroughbred Club
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19 local reviews
2260 Jimmy Durante Boulevard, Del Mar
+1 858-755-1141
Susan
Susan
The 2016 Del Mar race season is July 15th - September 5th. Races, concerts and much more Easy to get to via coaster/NCT bus #101 to Solana…
Denise And Dave
Denise And Dave
The racing season starts mid July and runs through the beginning of September. This is also the location of the Del Mar Fair along with a…