For the first time in his five-decade career, Paul McCartney will be headlining PETCO Park, the 10-year-old MLB stadium that's home to the San Diego Padres. Scheduled for Sept. 28, this upcoming performance will mark this former Beatle's first concert in the southern California city in more than 35 years, and he's sure to catch fans up on the past three decades with a collection of newer songs mixed in with Beatles and Wings standards. No matter where you sit, this concert is sure to leave you reeling as McCartney plays hours' worth of his timeless rock songs.
PETCO Park Seating Information
Enjoy PETCO Park field seating for the Paul McCartney San Diego concert by choosing seats in the first row's Sections A1-A7 or the second row's Sections A8-A14. If you don't want to sit so close to the stage, you will also be able to select options in the stadium's standard seating bowl, which includes the 100-300 Levels, in addition to the Premier Club Level, featuring Sections A-L behind the dugout. Note that some sections on the far sides of PETCO Park may have a limited view of the stage, which will be set up in the far outfield near the bleachers. Generally, though, McCartney's stadium concerts feature large screens that will help enhance your concert experience no matter how far away you choose to sit.
PETCO Park General Information
Several items will be prohibited during the Paul McCartney PETCO Park show, including umbrellas, large signs and banners, oversized bags and backpacks, glass containers, beverages of any kind purchased outside the venue, and lawn chairs. In general, pets are not permitted, but service animals can be brought inside the stadium. Accessible services are usually available, but you should reach out to the stadium staff on the day of the performance with specific needs.
PETCO Park Parking Information
Parking is available throughout the neighborhood surrounding PETCO Park, but almost all the garages will only accept cars on a first-come, first-served basis. For most events at this stadium, Qualcomm Stadium also offers a trolley service from its parking lots to PETCO Park. Check with the staff at PETCO Park on the week of the Paul McCartney concert to see if this service will be available for his Sunday night performance. Additional public transportation will be available via trolley, ferry, water taxi, MTS bus, and COASTER.
PETCO Park Gate Times
Gates to this San Diego stadium should be open by 6:30 p.m. PST at the latest, but the time could be pushed back on the day of the Paul McCartney concert if there are any delays with the venue.