We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

“Plays Under the Stars” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Moonlight Ampitheatre

Moonlight Ampitheatre
Ranked #1 of 29 things to do in Vista
Certificate of Excellence
Attraction details
Vista
Level Contributor
19 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Plays Under the Stars”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2008

It's hard to beat a warm summer night outdoors with a picnic dinner and a play. The Moonlight offers good/great productions at a decent price and a winning atmosphere. Lawn seating is first come first serve, while those who prefer/need a seat can purchase reserved chairs. The lawn areas are very wide and perfectly accommodate a large group of friends/family and all their goodies/blankets/chairs. There is an Italian restaurant inside the auditorium (Feliccia's) which serves good food and semi-high prices if you'd rather buy your dinner there. The productions themselves are generally quite good, sometimes great, though on occasion you'll get one that falls flat. The actors are always from the San Diego area, and the budget are tight, so as long as you don't go in expecting Broadway in Vista, you'll be satisfied. In the Winter, productions move inside at the Avo Theater in Downtown Vista, which doesn't have the same homey comfortable feel as the outdoor ampitheatre. Definitely worth a visit if you have a free afternoon just to kick back and relax.

Helpful?
1 Thank angelmedia
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

100 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    83
    13
    3
    0
    1
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first

Travelers who viewed Moonlight Ampitheatre also viewed

 

Been to Moonlight Ampitheatre? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing