Dinner and a Show: Summer Concert Staff Picks

SoCal’s summer concert season is here, and The Event Team is here to help you make a night of it. Check out our latest staff picks for group-friendly “dinner and a show” pairings this July in Los Angeles and San Diego.

For Local Music Lovers…
July 9th, San Diego:  Local songwriters Michael Tiernan, Lee Coulter & Dawn Mitschele will perform at Belly Up Tavern.
Pair WithSip craft beer & nosh on casual New American at Union Kitchen and Tap in downtown Encinitas.


For  Do-Gooders…
July 11th, Los Angeles: Rock n’ Roll Camp For Girls showcase at The Troubadour, empowering girls through music education.
Pair With: Local, organic, vegan fare from the community-minded folks at Gracias Madre.

rock camp
For Country Folks…
July 10th, San Diego: Stomp your boots to Lady Antebellum at Sleep Train Amphitheater. Just don’t drunk dial your ex after.
Pair With: Enjoy a choice cut of meat at Searsucker, Top Chef Brian Malarkey’s flagship Gaslamp location.


July 27-28th, Los Angeles: Willie Nelson and Alison Kraus crooning country classics at the Greek Theatre.
Pair With: Mozy over to Saddle Ranch Universal City for pre-concert steaks and obligatory mechanical bull-riding.


For Hopeless Romantics…
July 17th, San Diego: Melt into a puddle of emotions as David Gray and Amos Lee sing from the Hollywood Bowl stage.
Pair With: Both the food and the landscaping at Asian-fusion Yamashiro are as delicate as your little heartstrings.

hopeless romantic

For Classic Rockers…
July 27-28th, San Diego: We’ve got more than a feeling Boston will put on a stellar show at Humphrey’s Concerts by the Bay.
Pair With: Order some classic burgers to go with your classic rock at Barley Mash downtown.

If you need help arranging an evening of delicious food and awesome entertainment for your next corporate group, contact The Event Team today. We are happy to organize everything from pick-up to drop-off. Mention the code ENCORE for discounted group transportation rates to any of the above concerts. If your group is coming to Southern California later in the year, not to worry, The Event Team can provide more options to fit your selected dates. Rock on!