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Get down at the Hollywood Bowl Jazz Festival

The Hollywood Bowl Jazz Festival kicks off the summer with Arsenio Hall hosting two days of blockbuster jazz music at the iconic Hollywood Bowl on Saturday and Sunday, June 25 and 26. The top acts in jazz and more will descend on the Bowl for two days of incredible music, picnics, and good times at one of summer’s biggest parties. In its 42 year, this standout Jazz Festival where the best in jazz come together for a celebration of music is the one event that Jazz music lovers can’t miss.

The Hollywood Bowl Jazz Festival (formerly Playboy Jazz Festival) presented by the LA Phil, will kick off this summer’s festival with an exciting and eclectic line up of musicians showcasing established jazz and hip hop stars plus some incredible young High School musicians.

Saturday June 25 will feature The Roots, Lean On Me: Jose James Celebrates Bill Withers Cory Wong, Veronica Swift, Fantastic Negrito, Gerald Clayton, The Azar Lawrence Experience, Jungle Fire, and the LA County High School for the Arts Jazz.

Sunday June 26 line-up includes Gregory Porter, Tower of Power, Terri Lynne Carrington and Social Science, Femi Kuti & The Positive Force, Chief Adjuah formerly Christian Scott, Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band, Carmen Lundy, The Lao Tizer Band, LAUSD Beyond The Bell All-City Jazz Big Band.

Tickets are available online at or via phone at 323 850 2000.

For directions and more information on the 2022 Hollywood Bowl Jazz Festival, please visit


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