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Moonlight Ampitheatre

1200 Vale Terrace Dr, Vista, CA 92084-5249
+1 760-639-6199
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Gorgeous little amphitheatre

I have seen a couple of musicals here, and I'm not a musical kind of person. But Vista has great... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Laurie H
True gem in the artistic desert

Second Luecadia Mike's review in every respect including Wolf Trap resemblance. Performances are... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
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“lawn seating” (11 reviews)
“bring your own” (16 reviews)
“every summer” (6 reviews)
1200 Vale Terrace Dr, Vista, CA 92084-5249
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

I have seen a couple of musicals here, and I'm not a musical kind of person. But Vista has great weather, and the place is small and intimate. They have lawn chairs for you to use, but they have a decent number of real seats,...More

Thank Laurie H
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Second Luecadia Mike's review in every respect including Wolf Trap resemblance. Performances are getting more elegant, as is venue, with passage of time and contributions. My date drives down from Menifee in the dark for the 4-performance season.

Thank k2r
Reviewed 19 October 2017

My first visit to Moonlight and I was extremely impressed. Went to see "In the Heights." The night was comfortable, the sound system projected well, and all the seats had good visibility. I like the casual atmosphere and first rate show. Can't wait to visit...More

Thank velk19976
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Always thought Vista was pretty much a backwater. Then we moved here. Moonlight theatre has great shows, is very accessible and reminds me of Wolf Trap in Northern Virginia, just smaller but run very well.

Thank LeucadiaMike
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I have seen several plays at this venue and none has disappointed. All seats are excellent with no obstructions. Food is amazing-- although you can bring your own, just no alcohol. They provide chairs for those with General Seating tickets and there is a lot...More

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 23 August 2017

The Moonlight amphitheater in Vista has become the pride of Vista. Their summer productions continue entertain even as their reputation grows. Indeed, as their reputation has grown, it has provided them increased opportunities to reach out and get new talent. If you're in the area...More

Thank davishert
Reviewed 10 July 2017

What a great venue. Live performances under the stars. Excellent sound and the plays are always high caliber. We recently watched Aida and it was such a great show. The actors were so moving. It is always a great evening at the Moonlight. You can...More

Thank toddandrachel
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Great venue outside tucked into the hills of vista. You can reserve a seat or sit on the grass. Bring food or buy from the many venders. The plays I've seen have been musicals. Nice night out.

Thank Ruth E
Reviewed 10 April 2017

A hidden jewel in the middle of Vista in San Diego North County . A wonderful place to meet family and friends for some dinner, fellowship and great entertainment.

Thank Therese G
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Been season subscriber for 10 years. Wonderful shows comparable to Broadway without the high prices.

Thank PAUL H
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Rhoda J
8 September 2016|
Response from BruinDan | Reviewed this property |
The musicals staged at the Moonlight Amphitheatre are produced by Moonlight Stage Productions and performed by local talent, so they are not part of a national tour. For show information you can check their website.
18 January 2016|
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Response from William L | Reviewed this property |
I don't know
4 July 2015|
Response from Sandy015 | Reviewed this property |
Check on their website. There is 3 more shows, and you can repurchase tickets.