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Hollywood Bowl Theater Policies

The Hollywood Bowl has updated their theater policies.  Most remain the same from last year.  Camera and Candle restrictions, noise levels and late seating (which I wish they would enforce a bit more).  The newest restriction…no selfie sticks.  Times do change. … Continue reading

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Official Hollywood Bowl picnic areas

The hollywood Bowl has updated the 15 picnic areas with new tables.  Arrive 90 minutes before show time (some picnic areas open as early as 4 hours before the concert) to claim one of the first-come-first-serve tables.  The closer picnic areas go … Continue reading

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Lease events at the Hollywood Bowl

Seems like each year the Hollywood Bowl hosts more and more non-Los Angeles Philharmonic-produced events (dubbed lease events).  The theater policies are different (more strict) for lease events.  Here are the official Leave Event Theater Policies from the Hollywood Bowl … Continue reading

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Getting the best seats possible at the Hollywood Bowl

Getting the best seats at a reasonable price for the Hollywood Bowl is often everyones goal.  The Hollywood Bowl does a pretty good job of rewarding loyalty. Best: Subscribe to a summer series.  These are on sale now.  You get … Continue reading

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Hollywood Bowl Seat Cushions

Sitting on a famed Hollywood Bowl wooden bench for an entire performance may literally be a pain in the butt.  To help relieve this pain the Hollywood Bowl rents out seat cushions right inside for $1.  Get there early because … Continue reading

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Getting the best seats starts with a subscription

There are many benefits to subscribing to a series at the Hollywood Bowl.  One of the best is getting to purchase tickets to additional concerts before the general public.  This usually guarantees great seats to Opening Night, July 4th Fireworks … Continue reading

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Don’t forget to tip the staff

When I first started attending the Hollywood Bowl I would try and set up the box tables on my own.  After all how hard could it be.  Well if not done correctly your meal can slope downward not to mention … Continue reading

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Updated Hollywood Bowl Seating Chart

I have updated the detailed seating chart.  The new chart shows more detail and has been updated for accuracy.  Hope it helps.  Click here to check it out.  

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Hollywood Bowl iPhone app

Information on the go has taken over every aspects of our lives.  So why should the Hollywood Bowl be any different.  Last year the Hollywood Bowl released version 1.0 of their Hollywood Bowl app for iOS (iphone, iPad, iPod touch) … Continue reading

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Individual Hollywood Bowl concert tickets on sale May 7th

On Saturday, May 7th, tickets for individual Hollywood Bowl concerts go on sale starting at 10am.  Tickets for season series and leased events can be purchased at HollywoodBowl.com, Audience Services at 323.850.2000, Ticketmaster at 800.745.3000 or in person at the Box … Continue reading

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