The Warriors ultimately hosted just six regular season home games at the San Diego Sports Arena, one each month of the 1971–72 season (October–March). Preview your sight line before purchasing your tickets to an event at Pechanga Arena San Diego in San Diego. On August 29, 2017, the National Lacrosse League announced that billionaire owner Joe Tsai of Alibaba had been awarded an NLL franchise to begin playing in November 2018 for the 2018–2019 season. Tame Impala played the first of their The Slow Rush tour concerts here on March 9, 2020 just prior to the shutdown due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Sign up for our newsletter and get $5 off your first order! Please see the Disclaimer page. ABBA played here during their 1979 world tour.

The arena hosted Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live in 2019. In 2015, the Anaheim Ducks relocated their American Hockey League affiliate to San Diego to become another iteration of the San Diego Gulls, using the arena for their home games.[35]. The Stone Poneys played here on January 13, 1968. Your one-stop destination for fun starts right here! Heart performed here on August 24, 1980. Coghlan's time for the 1981 race is still the world record for the indoor mile. [43] She played a date here on October 7, 2017, during her State of the World Tour.[44]. The Bee Gees played to a sold-out crowd on July 5, 1979, during their Spirits Having Flown Tour. Madonna played a date here on October 29, 2015, becoming her first-ever performance in the arena, during her Rebel Heart Tour. Bon Jovi played a sold-out show on January 16, 1987 on their Slippery When Wet world tour.

There was a server error during ajax request. The arena also hosted UFC on Versus 2 on August 1, 2010, with former champion Jon Jones headlining the event.

You might have already guessed it, but it is Andre Rieu who are coming to San Diego, California for a night of classical music. To compensate for this blow to local prestige, then-mayor (and future California governor) Pete Wilson gave San Diego the by-name of "America's Finest City",[28] which is still the city's official moniker.[29].

Diana Ross was scheduled to perform during her Return to Love Tour on August 2, 2000, but the show was cancelled, due to low ticket sales. 566 reviews of Pechanga Arena San Diego "As I have said before (see: Staples Center review), I am not a big fan of arenas as concert venues. The band's Greatest Hits/Live included a medley of "I'm Down" and "Long Tall Sally" recorded at the show. This multipurpose venue has kept fans of high-energy sports, incredible concerts, and unforgettable special events that keep fans coming back to San Diego every week.

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Sheryl Crow, Bob Dylan, and Willie Nelson played a date here in September 2017 as part of their Outlaw Music Festival tour. 3: San Diego Sports Arena", "San Diego Sports Arena's web site, History page", "ROCK REVIEW : Rap Concert Fails to Sizzle in San Diego : Music: Although it included a brawl, the Sports Arena concert seemed to lack steam and could not keep the under-capacity audience energized", "Sports Arena reclaims name as ipayOne fades into sunset", "Gulls Home Becomes ipayOne Center at the Sports Arena", "San Diego Sports Arena Repaved, Renamed", "Sports Arena Renamed Pechanga Arena San Diego, But For How Long? San Diego has not hosted an NBA regular game since the Clippers departure. The same magazine ranked the arena as #2 in 2002 and as the #5 facility in 2003. Elvis Presley played here on November 15, 1970, and April 24, 1976.

View Before You Buy. Jason Aldean played a date here late in 2016, on his Six-String Nation Tour, with Kid Rock as his opening act.