San Diego’s nightlife picture continues to stay strong, with 8 from the locations making it on to the nation’s one hundred highest grossing locations.
That’s two even more than last year’s list, based upon Nightclub & Pub Media Group, which usually each year tallies the very greatest moneymakers across the particular country. No real surprise that will nightlife mecca Todas las Vegas leads record, with seven through the top ten clubs located presently there.
The North park night time spots making the particular list, led from the five-year-old Fluxx inside the Gaslamp Quarter, fall within the particular revenue selection associated with anywhere from $3 million to $15 million, considerably much less than the higher than $25 mil to $100 mil range of the particular upper echelon night clubs in Vegas, NYC and Miami.
Top San Diego nightclubs by income
Rank Nightclub Revenues
25 Fluxx $10M in order to $15M
29 Float $10M in order to $15M
40 207 $10M in order to $15M
42 Sevilla $5M in order to $10M
57 Side Bar $5M to $10M
58 Bassmnt $5M to $10M
60 The Wood $5M to $10M
82 La Puerta $3M in order to $5M
Source: Nightclub and Bar Media Group
“With this particular year’s top night clubs arriving significantly increased than year’s previous, our Top one hundred list once even more proves the power and energy through the nightlife business, ” said Jon Taffer, president associated with Nightclub & Pub and host plus executive producer associated with Spike TV’s Pub Rescue. “Each 12 months it’s exciting in order to see top night life destinations battle this out by getting in the world’s hottest DJs plus creating amazing, over-the-top experiences for their own guests in expectations of topping the particular list. ”
Significantly absent from this particular year’s list will be the now shut Stingaree, previously the high profile down-town club that assisted bring more concentrate on San Diego’s emerging nightlife picture. Hakkasan, whose namesake Vegas club rates Number 2 upon the top one hundred list, purchased Stingaree last year plus is poised in order to reopen it within April as the particular second Omnia nightclub — a shift that could considerably boost San Diego’s nightlife profile.
Club & Bar, operating with T. Gary the gadget guy. Mayer & Company., P. C., put together the list, depending on sales information given by the venues on their own. Those establishments that will did not offer information are not really included in the particular list. The study was taken final fall, followed simply by an analysis simply by a team associated with statisticians.
Recognizing the particular competitive nature amongst clubs, the eleven, 000-square-foot Fluxx frequently reinvents itself numerous times a 12 months, changing in the particular decor and exactly what the staff would wear, said Pablo Aguilar, nightlife director with regard to the San Diego-based RMD Group, which usually owns three nearby clubs.
“I’ve been recently in this business for 10 yrs, and it’s insane just how very much it’s grown inside the last ten years, ” Aguilar said. “It utilized to be type of a several local owners. Difficult Rock was very first ahead in plus pull in even more attention on the particular national level, think about then it’s actually skyrocketed. “