The Hollywood Bowl is the largest natural amphitheater in the United States and is renowned as one of the world's premier outdoor cultural venues. The Bowl hosts a wide variety of the world’s greatest artists from all genres of music, with Gustavo Dudamel and the acclaimed LA Phil at its core.
Following the annual Playboy Jazz Festival (June 8-9), the 2019 season officially kicked off on June 15 with John Legend. Perennial favorites include the July 4th Fireworks Spectacular with Nile Rodgers & CHIC, John Williams: Maestro of the Movies (Aug. 30 - Sept. 1), Fireworks Finale with Earth, Wind & Fire (Sept. 13-14); and the Sound of Music Sing-A-Long (Sept. 21).
Other highlights include Pink Martini (Aug. 23-25), Barry Manilow (Sept. 6-7), Gladys Knight (Sept. 8), Ben Harper & Neneh Cherry (Sept. 11), Café Tacvba (Sept. 15), and Gary Clark Jr. (Sept. 29).
Throughout the year, the Hollywood Bowl hosts fantastic "Lease Events" (non-L.A. Phil-produced events). Upcoming Lease Events include Heart + Joan Jett (Sept. 9), Rod Stewart with Jeff Beck (Sept. 27), Vampire Weekend (Oct. 2), Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience (Oct. 5), Van Morrison (Oct. 6), The Who (Oct. 11, 13, 24), Logic (Oct. 12), and the Jonas Brothers (Oct. 20-21).