Lake Forest

23811 El Toro Rd., Ste A Lake Forest, CA 92630
Phone: 949-609-0055
Store Hours:
Sun: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Mon-Thu: 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Fri: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Brett P. Store Manager, Lake Forest Store Email Me
Certified In: Accessories, Guitars, Drums, ProAudio, Keyboards

Events Calendar

Aug 23 Recording Made Easy for Pro Tools: Week 4 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Aug 23 Group Guitar Lesson 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Aug 27 Understanding DJ Gear 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Aug 30 Recording Made Easy for iPad 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Aug 30 Group Guitar Lesson 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

Blog Archives

2014
March
03/19/2014 - 15% OFF ENTIRE ORDER!
03/13/2014 - TRADE-IN EXPO!
03/04/2014 - 30% Off One Pedal Mod!
February
02/27/2014 - March = Pedal Month!
02/18/2014 - $29 SALE!!!
MARCH 8TH! GET YOU TICKETS NOW!

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Victor A.
Sales Associate Guitars
Certified in: Guitars, Accessories, Drums, ProAudio, Keyboards

Hi I'm Victor but most everyone calls me Vic.I started working for Guitar Center in early 2011 when I returned to college to finish...
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Shan
Sales Associate Drums
Certified in: Accessories, Drums, Guitars, Keyboards, ProAudio

Hello and welcome! My name is Shan (Shawn).   I'd say it was freshman year of high school when music, truly, found a place...
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Scott B.
Department Manager HiTech
Certified in: Keyboards, ProAudio, Drums, Accessories, Guitars

Hello Everyone,           Scott here, I am the Hi Tech Department Manager and I'm always interested in...
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Nathon B.
Sales Associate Guitars
Certified in: Guitars, Accessories, Drums, Keyboards, ProAudio

Hey Musicians,   I am Nathon from Guitar Center Lake Forest here in the beautiful state of California. I have been playing...
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Casey M.
Assistant Manager
Certified in: Guitars, Accessories, Drums, ProAudio, Keyboards

  Music is my life! It began for me when I was 8 years old. My father got me my first guitar and introduced me to the world...
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Nelson
Sales Training Manager
Certified in: Drums, Accessories, ProAudio, Guitars, Keyboards

I am known as Nelson Whitney. Seven years ago I decided to learn how to play the drums, and have been self taought ever since....
GET TO KNOW GUITAR CENTER, Lake Forest
We Help People Make Music!!
Thanks for stopping by and checking out the Guitar Center Lake Forest page. I wanted to take a quick moment to inform you of some of the services that we offer in house to help provide you with a well rounded customer experience.  We are the one stop shop for all of your musical needs and are conveniently located close to Lake Forest, El Toro, Laguna Nigel, San Clemente, Laguna Beach, Ladera Ranch, Foothill Ranch, Irvine, Tustin, Dana Point and beyond.  Here are some of the areas that we specialize in:

- Used Gear Buy and Trade
- Vintage Equipment Buy, Trade and Appraisals
- We offer a HUGE selection of competitively priced Used and Vintage gear for sale
- The best selection of new guitars and amplifiers at the best prices around
- Top notch on-site Guitar Center Garage Repair Technician that offers quality same day repairs on stringed instruments (ask for Clay!!)
- A hands on experience on thousands of in stock items everyday
- A well trained, listening staff here to assist you
- Full studio set ups 
- Full Live Sound and DJ set ups and packages
- Professional lighting 
- A large selection of boutique effects pedals (Love Pedals, T Rex, Z Vex, Fulltone)
- User friendly recording stations for a hands on experience in our studio
- Large selection of Keyboards, Midi Controllers, Digital Pianos and Workstations
- A 30 Day Satisfaction Guarantee and Price Protection on qualifying items

Feel free to call or email us if you have any questions and we'll see you at the shop!

~Kent Pham
  General Manager