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Music Box Private Events

Music Box is San Diego's Premier Live Music and Special Event venue. Nestled in Little Italy, between downtown San Diego's core and the glistening waterfront, our lofty tri-level venue offers an unparalleled experience in an artistically immersive backdrop. Our 13,000 square foot contemporary space accommodates groups of 25-700 and is the ideal setting for a variety of events ranging from privatized top floor buyouts above a live concert to full venue buyouts. We also offer superb outdoor event space with an added capacity of 3500 for corporate events, festivals and block parties. With our customized catering options and full-service event packages, we are equipped to turn any vision into a reality!


Three unique spaces spanning 13,000 feet that can be reserved separately for an intimate gathering, or together for a larger party.


Our full-service catering team specializes in inventive, customized menus, providing the ultimate dining experience for every type of event.


Our team can assist you with all elements of production planning including booking bands, DJs, or headlining artists for your event.


Centered in San Diego's most dynamiq food & drink scene, Music Box is the perfect location for your next private event.


The only turnkey concert production event space in San Diego

1st Floor

Capacity: 400 Reception

The main floor of Music Box is our largest space featuring unique lounge areas, a stunning bar, outdoor patio seating and a superior quality stage with state-of-the-art LED video wall. This expansive area is well-suited to all dining, live music and entertainment options.


Capacity: 45 Reception

The mezzanine level is home to five plush Opera Boxes offering parties of six to eight a chance to enjoy a show, while maintaining an intimate and private setting. The Opera Box options places you a stone's throw away from the stage and our attentive VIP hosts are eager to take are of your every need and comfort.

Top Floor

Capacity: 260 Reception

The art-infused top floor offers a fabulous bar, unique fireside lounge with two 60" TVs and an outdoor balcony with direct bar access as well as one 60" TV. This floor also offers the ultimate experience of our VIP room situated behind and above the stage with a floor-to-ceiling wall window providing aerial views of the entire venue.

Vip Lounge

Have the ultimate experience in our first-class VIP room. The VIP room includes an exclusive bar, two 60" TVs, plush furnishings, customized menu options and is directly connected to the artists' green room, making this a great space to host private parties, artist meet & greets and media interviews.

Extended Block Party Space

Capacity: 3483

We offer a superb outdoor event space with an added capacity of almost 3500 for corporate events, festivals and block parties. Make your large-scale event dreams a reality with our unique indoor/outdoor layout, top of the line audio/video capabilities, a competitive catering and beverage program, and so much more.


read what people are saying



Lamborghini La Jolla unveiled the Super SUV, Lamborghini Urus, at Music Box Little Italy. It was the ideal venue for an ultra-premium experience. The Urus was unveiled in the foyer shortly after a surround sound presentation of the driving capabilities and exhaust notes were roaring through the speakers. Music Box had three levels of entertainment, including an Urus Configurator designated in the VIP Room on the third level where clients virtually designed their bespoke Lamborghini Urus. Music Box provided an extraordinary experience parallel to our brand values.

Priscilla Soro, Marketing and Events Manager


“Music Box was the perfect place to host our annual corporate event. The set up with the venue allows for the stage to be the main focus regardless of the floor you’re on but still allows for enough space to move around. The staff was very friendly and professional with our employees and there were no complaints about the food! The entire process of booking the venue was effortless and the venue was so accommodating even with last minute add-ons we would be thrilled to host another event there!”

Gina Price, Project Manager



“As an events director, I’ve worked with and seen many venues in Southern California. I can honestly say that Music Box is a top-notch space. We recently had our “Behind the Brands” event there with high-profile clients such as Sony, Adidas, and Hobie Cat Company. It was important to find a venue that matched that caliber. The space is well-thought-out, design forward and has incredible AV capabilities. Paige and the Music Box team was one of the best parts of booking the venue. They were accommodating with all the walkthroughs and quickly answered my questions. I look forward to working with Music Box on another event."

Fiona Leung, Director of Events



“Just wanted to send a Huge Thank You to all the staff for the awesome hospitality we received at Music Box during our annual holiday party! Everything went perfectly and was beautifully orchestrated. Your staff checked multiple times throughout the night to make sure everything was perfect. The catering was amazing and EVERYONE loved the dessert!!! I highly recommend your amazing venue for any private party, and you can expect to see the 41-Seahawks next year! Thank You again for making our holiday party so perfect!”

– Andy S., US Navy


Click here for complete PDF floor plan package..
1st Floor Mezzanine Top Floor Vip Lounge
Main Floor Floor Plan Mazzanine Floor plan Top Floor Floor Plan Lounge Floor Plan

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Contact us today to find out how Music Box can take your event to the next level.

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