What better way to spend your summer than enjoying free summer concerts in the music capital of the world. With several different venues to choose from and an eclectic array of music, this summer will be hotter than ever!
2011 Wine & Jazz at Hollywood and Highland
This Hollywood & Highland summer series gives you a chenace to rub elbows with great jazz artists while helping to end world hunger all at the same time. Soak in the music but stay for the wine tasting. Donations will benefit Project Angel Food.
June 7 – Jose Rizo’s Mongorama
June 14 – Royal Crown Revue
June 21 – John Daversa Progressive Big Band
June 28 – The Luis Conte Ensemble
July 5 – Chuck Berghofer’s Midnight Jazz Band
July 12 – Brian Auger’s Oblivion Express
July 19 – Barbara Morrison
July 26 – Downtown Project
August 2 – Marcia Ball
August 9 – Poncho Sanchez
August 16 – Duke Robillard
August 23 – Brent Canter
August 30 – Pete Escovedo Latin Jazz Orchestra
Pershing Square Summer Concert Series
In the heart of downtown is a oasis known as Pershing Square, where the summertime brings together great artistfor free lunchtime and evening concerts, free films on Fridays, Kids events, and Salsa Sundays.
The Farmers Market Summer Music Series
The Summer Music Series is one of LA’s most popular events and has returned to the historic Farmers Market. Thursdays bring you cool Jazz and Friday offers you an ecclectic vibe from 7 to 9 pm. Enjoy your dinner with live music under a blanket of stars. Dining at the Farmers Market is like no other experience. From American favorites to Koren specialties and everything in between. Some restaurants offer seating or there is several open air patios to dine on while you enjoy the music.
There are so many free events going on in Los Angeles this sumeer. For other venues and more information check out Discover LA’s Summer Concert Series.