About Winstons Beach Club

Winstons Beach Club, located in the heart of beautiful Ocean Beach, was founded in 1986 and continues to provide great live music to San Diego for 30 years. Our live music club features local and touring bands nightly, a full bar with an amazing selection of local & regional craft beer, a fun & relaxed atmosphere, friendly staff and daily drink specials. We open daily at 1pm, and it's always happy hour til 6pm!

Winstons boasts a wide variety of music genres for all musical tastes including rock, reggae, jam bands, world beat, bluegrass, Latin, jazz, soul, punk, hip-hop, experimental and everything in between. Throughout the years Winstons has maintained its status as a top clubs in San Diego where music fans can see big name concerts in one of the most intimate venues in California.

Though Winstons is most known for live music, we also feature unique, weekly events including Think and Drink Trivia every Tuesday, Open Mic every Wednesday, Ocean Beach Comedy every Friday and OB-o-Ke, the most outrageous karaoke night every Sunday hosted by Jose Sinatra. We are also the San Diego home of fan clubs for the Washington Redskins, Washington Capitals, Texas Longhorns and of course the SD Chargers. 

Our top notch sound system and prime beach location make Winstons one of San Diego's premier live music venues. Check out the ever-expanding list of national touring bands, artists and DJs that have graced our stage:

  • Congo Sanchez
  • Cubensis
  • Devil Makes Three
  • David Nelson Band
  • Diego’s Umbrella
  • Dishwalla
  • DJ Logic
  • DJ Vadim
  • Donna the Buffalo
  • Dumpstaphunk
  • Eliot Lipp
  • EOTO
  • The Expendables
  • Eric Lindell
  • Fishbone
  • Fruition
  • Garaj Mahal
  • Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad
  • The Gift of Gab
  • 7 Walkers
  • The Aggrolites
  • An-Ten-Nae
  • Ana Sia
  • ALO (Animal Liberation Orchestra)
  • Assembly of Dust
  • Ballyhoo!
  • Banyan
  • Ben Miller Band
  • Bernie Worrell Orchestra
  • Big Gigantic
  • Big Sam's Funky Nation
  • Blackberry Smoke
  • BLVD
  • BoomBox
  • Buddy Miles
  • The California Honeydrops
  • Charlie Hunter Trio
  • Glen David Andrews
  • Greensky Bluegrass
  • The Greyboy Allstars
  • Groundation
  • HIRIE
  • Hot Buttered Rum
  • The Infamous Stringdusters
  • Iration
  • JJ Grey & Mofro
  • John Brown's Body
  • John Butler Trio
  • Jon Cleary and the Absolute Monster Gentlemen
  • Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe
  • Kim Wilson
  • KRS-One
  • Leo Nocentelli
  • Leon Russell
  • Los Lonely Boys
  • Lotus
  • The Main Squeeze
  • March Fourth Marching Band
  • Marco Benevento
  • Melvin Seals & JGB
  • Mike Dillon Band
  • Mikey Dread
  • Mishka
  • Molly Hatchet
  • Monophonics
  • Monte Montgomery
  • Moonalice
  • The Motet
  • The Movement
  • Mutaytor
  • The New Division
  • The New Mastersounds
  • New Orleans Suspects
  • New Riders of the Purple Sage
  • The Nth Power
  • NRBQ
  • One Drop
  • Orgone
  • Pimps of Joytime
  • The Polish Ambassador
  • The Radiators
  • Railroad Earth
  • RAQ
  • Rebirth Brass Band
  • Rob Wasserman
  • Robert Walter’s 20th Congress
  • Ryan Montbleau
  • Sister Nancy
  • The Skatalites
  • Skerik & His Bandalabra
  • Slightly Stoopid
  • Soja
  • Stanton Moore
  • Steel Pulse
  • Stick Figure
  • STS9
  • Tea Leaf Green
  • The Toasters
  • Tomorrows Bad Seeds
  • Tony Furtado
  • Trevor Green
  • Turkuaz
  • Umphrey's McGee
  • The Weepies
  • Xavier Rudd
  • Zach Deputy
  • Zion I