The Observatory

Orange County Santa Ana

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Fri Jul 1 · 6 pm
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Sat Jul 9 · 7 pm
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Sun Jul 10 · 7 pm
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Thu Jul 14 · 7 pm
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Fri Jul 15 · 8 pm
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Sat Jul 16 · 7 pm
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The Observatory General Info

If you visited the Galaxy Theater in Santa Ana a couple years ago, you would’ve been met by cover bands, one-hit wonders or closed doors. It had its moments, of course, but those moments were rare thanks to a lengthy closure and lackluster booking. Enter Jon Reiser, former partner and booker for Detroit Bar in Costa Mesa. Reiser purchased the venue and made several significant changes: booked popular acts, upgraded the sound system, added a smaller venue-in-a-venue called the Constellation Room. The Observatory now hosts popular acts such as Method Man , GWAR, Tiesto, Waka Flocka Flame and many, many more. That also includes residencies from local acts. Selling out shows is now a habit for this place. Most of all, it provides a valuable service to the whole county by bringing in acts we could usually only see by driving to Los Angeles. Oh, and it even—gasp!—makes Angelenos cross the Orange Curtain for a show.

3503 S Harbor Blvd
Santa Ana, CA 92704
United States
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