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27829 Star Starred
Hollywood Bowl
2301 N. Highland Ave. Hollywood, CA 90068
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and park at the lots available on Hollywood and Highland Ave. Cheaper and all you have to do is take a short walk up to the Bowl. Mind you it is all upill, so please wear comfortable shoes e.g. boots, flats, sneakers. If not, I'd pack some flats for walking and put your cute shoes on at the concert. :)
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USE THE SHUTTLE! I have always hated The Bowl but that's because I've either driven myself or been dropped off by a friend and it's been torturous. Took the shuttle from Griffith Park and it was So. Awesome. Do it!
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147 ratings
4.5 average rating
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28 reviews
19 stars
attended Jun 17 2012

We loved the hours of great jazz and the fun-loving audience. Some of the entertainment was dull and sleepy.
It was lovely sitting on a summer day, and enjoying the music and setting and watching the day turn to night, with all the beautiful...continued

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13 reviews
53 stars
attended Jun 17 2012

Outstanding, very relaxing and just a good time had by all!

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11 reviews
9 stars
attended Jun 16 2012

Had a blast. Seats were decent as usual. Thanks, Goldstar!

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Quotes & Highlights

Watch videos of the performers on the Playboy Jazz Festival website.


Saturday, June 16 2012:

Christian McBride Big Band

Boney James


Sheila E.

Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings

The Soul Rebels

Global Gumbo All Stars

Cos of Good Music

Louie Cruz Beltran

The LAUSD/Beyond the Bell All City Jazz Band

*Sunday, June 17, 2012: *

Ramsey Lewis Electric Band

Robin Thicke

Preservation Hall Jazz Band

Keb’ Mo’

Terri Lyne Carrington’s Mosaic Project

The Cookers

Spectrum Road

Chico Trujillo

KG Omulo

Calabasas High School Jazz Band

* Lineup current as of publication and is subject to change.