From Hollywood Blvd attractions to live music throughout the city, there is always something that LA has to offer. If you love jazz music in particular, you might be wondering, where are there jazz festivals near me? Read on to find out about upcoming jazz festivals in LA.
Mark your calendar for Monday, May 27th will feature the Jazz Reggae Fest at the Sunset Recreation Center at UCLA. Since its roots, the festival strives to showcase jazz and reggae music as well as live art, craft vendors, food and showcasing sustainable initiatives. This year, enjoy a lineup of artists such as Freddie McGregor, Tobi Lou, Etana and Rayana Jay.
This annual event is a fan favorite. If you love Jazz, it an event you won’t want to miss. This year, the event will take place on June 8th and 9th. Some artists that will be in attendance this year include Angelique Kidjo, The Maceo Parker Big Band, Boz Scaggs and Bela Fleck and the Flecktones. George Lopez will again host this annual event.
Hosted by the LA Jazz Institute, the Best From the West Ultimate Big Band Experience will be hosted from May 24th through the 26th. This three day event will be backed with performances. In fact, you can enjoy 7-8 concerts taking place every day. Some of the artists performing at this year’s event include the Bill Holman Band, Mike Barone Big Band, The BBB Featuring Bernie Dresel, Scott Whitfield Jazz Orchestra and many more. Get your tickets today by visiting the website.