The Magnolia

210 E Main St, El Cajon, CA 92020

Upcoming Concerts

Dave Koz & Friends “Gifts of the Season”
Christmas Tour 2019

Thursday, December 19

8:00 PM Show | 7:00 PM Doors

The Dave Koz and Friends Christmas Tour 2019 brings together a magical combination of musicians to celebrate this special season. Celebrated saxophonist Dave Koz will be joined by Jonathan Butler, Melissa Manchester, Michael Lington with Special Guest Chris Walker performing their hits and jamming on fresh, lively arrangements of season favorites in a high-energy show for the entire family.

Venue Details

San Diego County’s newest venue, The Magnolia will open in El Cajon this September after 10 years and an incredible $7M renovation! Formerly known as the East County Performing Arts Center, upgrades include a reconfigured seating layout showcasing great sightlines for 1200 fans, a completely refurbished lobby bar serving craft beer and cocktails, a brand new VIP Lounge, plush front row seating, updated guest amenities and elevator access to the upper level seating for easy accessibility.

As part of the beautiful renovation of The Magnolia, fans can expect to enjoy events of all kinds, including use of the outdoor plaza and venue grounds! From movie nights to beer festivals, food trucks, street fairs and more, the venue will showcase different events all year-long, bringing together our community and visitors to experience a new level of entertainment in SoCal!


There are two lots available for event parking. Parking is free in all City lots in the area. The North Lot is accessible off of Magnolia Ave and Park Ave (approx. 120 spaces). No overnight parking, 2am. – 6 a.m. There is a parking structure on the east side of the venue, accessible off of W.D. Hall and Main St. (approx 400 spaces). Public parking after 4 p.m. M-F. Rideshare info: Easy drop-off or pick-up for ridesharing guests is available at the corner of Rea Ave and Sulzfeld Way.