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Mattress Firm Ampitheatre

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Terrific Shows

We have been here many times and two things are consistent. They get great entertainment and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Poway, California
Clean and nice venue

There are many pluses to this venue. The last show we went to was Chris Stapleton and were treated... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Oceanside, California
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  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“vip parking”(8 reviews)
“sleep train”(8 reviews)
“sound system”(5 reviews)
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2050 Entertainment Cir, Chula Vista, CA 91911-6124
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been here many times and two things are consistent. They get great entertainment and getting out of the parking lots is a long and tortuous experience. Have fun, be patient.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here to see Jason Alden concert The place is accesible only by car with no public transport There are thousands of cars and it is an absolute nightmare to leave Not worth it From San Diego you drive south quite a ways (almost to...More

Thank HighclereC
Reviewed September 2, 2018

We attended the Lindsey Stirling.Evanescence concert on August 31st. We have not been to this venue in many years. We arrived 1/2 hour before the concert started and from a mile or two away police were already directing traffic making it easy to get into...More

Thank anniedutch13
Reviewed August 30, 2018

The ampletheater is a great location for a concert. I purchased same day lawn tickets for Cindi Lauper and Rod Stuart for $20., what a great deal! There really is not a bad seat or patch of lawn in the ampletheater. To improve the experience...More

Thank dayn16
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Excellent venue, but parking and traffic "control" are ridiculous. Two hours to get from the freeway to the parking lot, no directional signage, completely incompetent parking attendants, rather be on their phones than directing traffic. Despite getting in line by 6:30, I still completely missed...More

1  Thank Paul M
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We loved this venue. Parking was easy. Lines to get in were long but so organized and flowed nicely. We had grass seating, that was really awesome. You can bring a small beach chair and blankets. Super comfortable! Tons of clean bathrooms. Tons of food...More

Thank leesaspicer
Reviewed August 27, 2018

There are many pluses to this venue. The last show we went to was Chris Stapleton and were treated to the VIP experience. We really enjoyed the VIP area with food and drinks in hand. The venue was clean, had lots of drink and food...More

Thank opus662
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This venue has had a problem with parking for years, but nothing ever gets better. Takes over 1 hour and 15 minutes just to get to the venue and its normally a 15min drive. Once the concert is over, do something besides get in your...More

Thank kim l
Reviewed August 26, 2018

This could be such a great venue, if it were not for the chaos that exists just trying to enter. Although I purchased a preferred parking pass, that proved to be a joke. Sadly, there is no public transit that would alleviate such a load....More

1  Thank JoEllen S
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Came here from the UK to see Green Day and it was one of best gigs ever and I think the venue contributed to that. The sound quality was amazing (much better than Hyde Park). Perfect Volume. We had pit tickets however you can tell...More

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It smelled like it!
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