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Open Oscillator 🔉👾🎹

Kicking off Whistle Stop’s 20(+2) Year Anniversary Party with San Diego’s Original ‘Open Mic Synthesizer’ Night! Bring your synth and original musical performance and join others in exploring 8 Bit, […]

Kiss And Make Up w/DJ Jon Blaj 🌸💋🎧🌻

The return of beloved and legendary Whistle Stop DJ Jon Blaj for his C86, Twee and Shoegaze focused musical selections….flowers in your hair, love in the air…come Kiss and Make […]

Shawn Rohlf LIVE 🎤🎻

Whistle Stop’s long time friend, busker and troubador once again parts our saloon doors with his unique and lively songwriting talents! Don’t miss out!! 5 PM-8PM

Videodrome 📺

Long time Whistle bartender Craig Oliver returns!! Check out Craig’s personally curated music videos all night for your laid back viewing pleasure!

Friends Chill w/DJ Scott Caligure 🕹️🎲⚡️

Viewed as perhaps Whistle Stop’s most classic monthly event, DJ Scott Caligure mashes board and video gaming culture with eclectic downtempo and oddball electronic musical selections…so much fun! Come see […]

Showdown at Sundown 🌅

From one of our longest and most beloved Whistle Stop regulars comes Sheriff Matt’s Monthly Country Music Happy Hour…every Second Sunday!! Saddle up!! 5-8 PM 🪕🤠🎻

Secret Mystery Show!

Two top secret bands play a show at Whistle! Who could it be? FREE!

Found Film Jam / Improv Night

Random unpreviewed 8 & 16mm films found at garage, thrift & estate sales, scored impromptu live by local San Diego musicians of note. Rules: 1) Respond to the film. 2) […]

Worst Music Ever 🎤🤢🎺

DJs Dimitri, Mark Smith & Daniel Sant return with maybe the most equally loved/reviled night in our Whistle Stop history…Come. Be. Punished. The worst (best?) songs on display all night […]


DJ Daniel Sant is a true inspiration and ally for us here at the Whistle Stop, and our friendship only grows!! Daniel brings the banger Brit Pop Dance Party every […]

Vinyl Junkies DJ Happy Hour! 🧑🏼‍🎤🎧

Our friends/neighbors/favorite record store join us for this monthly offering featuring various members of the Vinyl Junkies staff! Every third Saturday, 5-8pm. FREE! 🧑🏼‍🎤


VAMP….the pride of Whistle Stop. 💕📓💕 San Diego’s Non-Profit Organization 'So Say We All' features a wall-to-wall crowd for a monthly non-fiction storytelling revue. Born right here at this bar, […]