Whether a day trip or a Metro ride away, there’s no shortage of music festivals near Los Angeles. We’re not just talking about summer music festivals either—thanks to Southern California’s persistently pleasant climate, we can enjoy outdoor fests nearly year-round. So lace up a comfortable pair of shoes for these music festivals within driving distance of L.A., from single-day affairs to camping excursions.
Music festivals within driving distance of L.A.
Hit up these hometown music festivals, as well as ones within driving distance of L.A., from Las Vegas to the Central Coast
Upcoming music festivals
Because just one New Year’s Eve music fest apparently wasn’t enough, Insomniac is staging another year-end concert, Forever Midnight, with concurrent events in both L.A. and Las Vegas. On December 30 and 31, Kaskade, Jamie xx, Eric Prydz, Sofi Tukker, Kaytranada, Solomun, ANOTR, Jamie Jones and more will all play the L.A. Convention Center.
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