Visit the Home of the San Diego Padres at San Diego’s Petco Park
San Diego is the home to many different venues, museums, and points of interest, but none are as well known as Petco Park. This baseball stadium and venue serves as one of San Diego’s biggest entertainment venues and the home to San Diego’s Major League Baseball team, the Padres. The stadium is located in the downtown area of San Diego right next to the convention center and the San Diego Trolley. The stadium is perfectly located for ease of access and maximum exposure for anything you may want to visit while you are attending an event there. Although the stadium hosts a myriad of different events, we will focus on the biggest.
Petco Park is most known as the home of the San Diego Padres. This Major League Baseball team began playing in the park in April 2004. The team plays all home games at this park from the beginning of April to the end of September. These games are extremely family friendly and are great experience for a San Diego vacation. If you visit the park on a non-game day, guests can visit the behind the scenes element of the park, including the Visitor’s Clubhouse, Press Box, Dugout, Warning Track, luxury suite, the Padres Hall of Fame and Museum, and much more. The all-inclusive tours are available to the public in advance and allow you to get an inside look at the Major League team.
If baseball is not really your thing, Petco Park is also a prominent musical venue as well as a baseball stadium. The stadium has featured many big artists due to the size and capacity of the park. The Rolling Stones, Madonna, American Idol, Deadmau5, and Paul McCartney are some of the larger acts that have come to the stadium. Since the stadium has a capacity over 40,000 seats plus floor level seating, Petco Park makes a great music venue. Make sure to check out their event schedule during your next trip.
Petco Park also hosts a number of different sports and other events during the year. Some of these include rugby games, the World Baseball Classic, Monster Jam, and AMA Supercross.
Petco Park is a great stop for your San Diego vacation. They host a number of events per year that will help kick up your vacation to the next level. If you would like more info on Petco Park or accommodations for your San Diego vacation, please call or visit our website for more details.