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Moonlight Ampitheatre

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Address: 1200 Vale Terrace Drive, Vista, CA 92084
Phone Number: 760 639-6199
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Wonderful Place for a Theatre

I have been coming here and watching my friends as a kid growing up here. It is such a wonderful place to watch the local talent and the weather is beautiful.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
Sophia T
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Carlsbad, California
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Carlsbad, California
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80 reviews 80 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

I have been coming here and watching my friends as a kid growing up here. It is such a wonderful place to watch the local talent and the weather is beautiful.

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Vista, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

We have attended shows here for many years. The outdoor amphitheatre is great, acoustics are good and they put on excellent performances.

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Vista, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
12 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I hear it from so many people - I couldn't believe that was tucked away in Vista. The shows are exceptional, very high quality. The atmosphere is great - an evening under the stars, enjoying a picnic dinner with friends, enjoying a show! You can purchase wine and beer there, but don't bring it in. It's guaranteed to please.

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San Diego, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Sorry Vista, but this may be your only great attraction. I've discovered this great outdoor theater and have loved it! bring some wine and a picnic to munch on while viewing a great production!

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Vista, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

This is a wonderful venue. Great place to enjoy a picnic and a show. The shows are spectacular, with awesome actors & actresses. Musicals are the best around. A must do if you can!

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San Diego, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This is a wonderful way to spend a summer evening. Plays are very professional. Staff is helpful and considerate. Bring your own dinner or buy it there. We have attended for over 15 years and never been disappointed. Shuttles provided from parking area. Evening air can get chilly.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

The Moonlight amphitheatre is a delightful venue for anyone who loves musical theater. The tickets themselves are reasonably priced, and it also features an upscale café which is not so reasonably priced. However, you can bring your own dinner and picnic there.

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Long Beach, California
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93 reviews 93 reviews
26 attraction reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Moonlight Amphitheatre is a wonderful venue. Being an avid theater-goer, I can unequivocally testify that their productions are of superior quality. The venue is comfortably sized, friendly, and lovely. One does, of course, have to be prepared for a variety of temperatures in an open-air setting from steamy some nights to chilly on others. The actors, singers, dancers and orchestra... More 

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Oceanside, California
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353 reviews 353 reviews
72 attraction reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

I am so happy that an awesome, high class entertainment venue is located here in north county. Moonlight is a great place to see a show, preferably a play but anything really. I have to mark it down a tiny bit just due to the crappy parking. Make sure you arrive early! The whole venue is clean, beautiful and has... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

1st time at the moonlight amphitheatre - took my daughter to see Spamalot. Relaxed atmosphere, picnic dinners, lawn and reserved seating all along with an outstanding performance! Definitely will check to see what is playing there next time we visit the San Diego area.

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