Special Events Magazine March 2007: Swanky Sites

Davis Ink

March 28, 2007


“Trendy nightclubs serve events with floors of decadent décor, delicious drinks and seductive surroundings.”

– By Alexandra Gudmundsson

Site: Stingaree

Address: 454 Sixth Ave, San Diego, CA 92101

Web Site: www.stingsandiego.com

Spirited Setting: Set in San Diego’s Gaslamp District, the three-story venue can accommodate a total of 1,500 guests. The first level is outfitted with a dance floor, a bar with translucent orange stools, and a restaurant. The second-floor lounge features a 35-foot waterfall and oversize booths. The rooftop setting provides a view of San Diego, fire pits and lush plants.

Event Areas: Stingaree features six venues in 22,000 square feet of space. The Rooftop Oasis can accommodate 500 people and features king-sized beds under cabanas. The mezzanine level and the restaurant accommodate 200 guests each. More intimate spaces include the penthouse, with space for 50 guests, and the private dining room, with space for 15 people.

Top Tab: Featuring lemonade, curacao liquer, grenadine and orange-flavored rum, the One Night Sting is the club’s Specialty cocktail. Other cocktail options include the No Tell Motel and the Summer Fling.

Stirring Sounds: The DJ spins from a booth suspended over the dance floor; the club specializes in contemporary music.