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The Greek Theatre

The Greek Theatre

Amphitheater and Music Venue
Los Angeles
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    "In competition with The Hollywood Bowl for best outdoor venue in LA."(5 Tips)
    "My favorite outdoor venue; no real bad seat in the house."(5 Tips)
    Sam M.
    "Best outdoor venue in LA!!"(3 Tips)
    The Standard
    "intimate version of The Hollywood Bowl"(5 Tips)
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  • Joshua V.heart icon on user image
    Joshua Van DykSeptember 29, 2016
    Seriously Awesome Concert Venue! I love, love, love this venue! I was there for the first time this year to see Mumford & Sons. Such a small place that every seat in the house is great!
  • LAist
    LAistAugust 1, 2014
    The Greek Theatre, nestled in the heart of Los Feliz and surrounded by trees and mountains, is easily one of the most beloved outdoor venues in L.A. Read more
    Upvoted 4 days ago
  • Sam W.heart icon on user image
    Sam WingMay 3, 2015
    Park in the neighborhood just south of Los Feliz Blvd. The walk up to the park is nice and you save yourself an insane amount of time and stress.
  • ℳ𝒶𝓎♍heart icon on user image
    ℳ𝒶𝓎♍September 8, 2019
    I love amphitheaters, and this one nestled in Griffith Park is awesome. Beautiful hillside views, excellent acoustics and not a bad seat in the house. Check out events happening on summer nights
  • Sara R.heart icon on user image
    Sara RomanoOctober 21, 2016
    Such a cool venue! Try and get there early, because the common area outside is very cool, grassy, and overall a great place to sit and hang out before. Truly is a concert under the stars.
  • Connie C.heart icon on user image
    Connie ChiuSeptember 21, 2017
    I love this venue, almost more than the Hollywood bowl! Smaller and more intimate with a beautiful landscape. The food is not bad, drinks are expensive though. Do the offsite parking ($10).
  • Andrew C.heart icon on user image
    Andrew CouldwellOctober 29, 2019
    Wow, what a venue! Great sound and perfect setting surrounded by hills and trees. Even the area outside the event space is cool for pre-show drinks and food! 👌🤘
  • Stacey~Marie
    Stacey~MarieOctober 7, 2015
    Best concert venue in all of LA! Not a bad seat in the house. Much more intimate than the Hollywood Bowl.
  • Nitie B.
    Nitie BNovember 3, 2013
    Fabulous show! GreAt place! Amazing trees and sound and bar. I didn't get the memo that you can wear high heels and tiny dresses as you climb the stairs in November #coloradogirl
  • Melissa P.heart icon on user image
    Melissa PolinarSeptember 26, 2015
    I call it a "mini-Hollywood bowl" -- I sometimes prefer the Greek because it is less intimidating. I love this venue to catch some of my favorite artists/bands.
  • Suzieheart icon on user image
    SuzieAugust 31, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    My favorite outdoor venue; no real bad seat in the house. Pay for parking online beforehand to avoid stacked parking. Dress warm!
  • Where Los Angeles Magazine
    The Greek’s size (fewer than 6,000 seats) is far from overwhelming, and with excellent natural acoustics amid the towering pine trees of Griffith Park, the venue is even a little romantic. Read more
  • LAist
    LAistAugust 1, 2014
    It has 6,000 seats, which leads to more intimate concerts with some big-name acts. Unfortunately, you can't bring your own food or drinks to the venue, but they sell goodies there, so you're covered. Read more
  • Dee
    DeeSeptember 12, 2013
    Oh yes - certainly awesome that it is one of the favorite outdoor places in LA to rock to live music. Proud that it is part of our LA culture scene:)
  • George C.
    George ChearswatOctober 14, 2013
    Great venue! Can get cold in the winter months so be sure to bring a blanket! Also, parking on event days is cash only so be prepared!
  • Geoff Y.heart icon on user image
    Geoff YaleAugust 10, 2016
    Great venue for a show. Amazing sound, great sight lines from every seat.
  • Raymond A.heart icon on user image
    Raymond ArturoAugust 12, 2016
    Beautiful venue. Lovely dranks. Good vibes all around. I went to see @alabama_shakes and took an unexpected to trip to music heaven.
  • Chantell D.heart icon on user image
    Chantell DawnOctober 28, 2013
    Most beautiful venue (location in general!) that I've experienced since moving to LA one year ago. Great atmosphere and performance at the Eek! Halloween extravaganza :)
  • Lauren :.heart icon on user image
    Lauren :DOctober 22, 2015
    Great venue! Probably my second favorite outdoor venue behind the Hollywood Bowl.
  • The Standard
    The StandardApril 19, 2011
    CA (See) A more intimate version of The Hollywood Bowl, The Greek offers great acoustics in an amazing outdoor setting. Bring a date, it's also a perfect spot for makin' out!
  • Dee
    DeeSeptember 12, 2013
    Try to drive the streets that run parallel to sunset blvd to get here in time - it can get crazy. Not crazy abt the food choices at the concession stand - closest thing to healthy is veggie burger.
  • Melissa 💋
    Melissa 💋August 10, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    My favorite venue in LA! And it just got better with $7 offsite shuttle parking. Buy parking online first before heading out to your show and thank me later!
  • Zigabid Z.
    Zigabid Zig A BidSeptember 16, 2011
    Ticket buying tip: opt for seats in the center (3-digit seat numbers). It's the best view in any section. I'd settle for a center seats in B over sitting far left or right in A any day.
  • Sabrina A.
    Sabrina AflaloMay 6, 2013
    I love the Greek!! Def my fav venue in LA where u feel like ur in the middle of the forest, listening to amazing artists under the stars!
  • Jennifer
    JenniferSeptember 27, 2014
    Stacked parking is the woooooooorst here. Carpool, but choose the person in your group with the SUV. You will probably find yourself parked in the woods.
  • Vince B.heart icon on user image
    Vince BannonMay 26, 2020
    Been here 100+ times
    Great Shows! Great Space for shows!
  • Karl H.heart icon on user image
    Karl HobartApril 12, 2016
    You can park in Los Feliz Village and walk to the Greek. It's less than a mile.
  • The Wild Honey Pie
    The Wild Honey PieOctober 17, 2017
    This beautiful amphitheater was actually used as barracks during World War II.
  • Idea Monkey, Inc.
    Idea Monkey, Inc.July 27, 2011
    The Greek Theater opened in 1930 and promptly burnt down. In 1931 after reopening it became home to numerous productions in the 30s including many by the Works Progress Administration Federal Theater.
  • Ken C.
    Ken CarsonDecember 21, 2010
    The intimate setting at Greek Theatre was always a favorite of Barbie's. We'd dress to impress, have a nice dinner and enjoy an outdoor show under the stars. Very romantic.
  • Jessica P.
    Jessica PlautzJune 16, 2013
    If you have dinner in Los Feliz, you can walk to the theatre and avoid the parking situation. It's less than a mile and it's a pretty walk.
  • Christina H.
    Christina HwangJuly 13, 2018
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  • Pelin G.heart icon on user image
    Pelin Güvenç KefelMarch 22, 2016
    Love the acoustics of this place, it could be a little chilly a night so make sure to bring a jacket 😊
  • Cayla C. G.
    Cayla C. G.September 18, 2013
    It was so freaking awesome !!! I love The Weeknd , XO til I overdose ❤❤❤
  • Mike J.heart icon on user image
    Mike JohnsonSeptember 11, 2017
    Absolutely one of the most beautiful venues on earth. Nice acoustics.
  • Maroon 5
    Maroon 5June 7, 2012
    This is one of our favorite places to play AND see shows, and it's right in our neighborhood! - James and Mickey
  • Angela P.heart icon on user image
    Angela PAugust 16, 2012
    Bring a picnic dinner and park in the lower lot; you can avoid all the crappy waiting for parking, and enjoy a stress-free dinner!
  • Tim M.heart icon on user image
    Tim MatherMay 14, 2017
    Excellent ambiance and size. Easy to get to.
  • Noni O.
    Noni OOctober 6, 2014
    The sound quality between section A and B is ridiculous. Pay the extra to sit in section A.
  • Adam V.
    Adam ValenciaJune 14, 2013
    It is better to pay for parking on there website, it is a little more expensive but it is easier and you are not being parked in a lot that only has stack parking
  • pizoheart icon on user image
    pizoAugust 14, 2016
    Even the bad seats are good 👍🏼 "Quick Park" is expensive, but so worth it
  • Dylan
    DylanOctober 14, 2013
    Get the wine by the bottle for only 22.50.'s crappy wine but you get the most bang for your buck.
  • Boy R.
    Boy RacerJune 12, 2013
    Get Aldous Snow to The Greek Theater. Enjoy the sex, drugs and adventures along the way!
  • Brian F.
    Brian FulsomJuly 8, 2013
    It was a fantastic venue! Bring cash though because various card machines went down.
  • Ramy E.heart icon on user image
    Ramy EletrebyAugust 19, 2014
    Great concert venue in a romantic setting. Griffith Park is the backdrop.
  • Zigabid Z.
    Zigabid Zig A BidAugust 15, 2011
    Great outdoor venue. Perfect in the summer. Find tickets for shows at The Greek Theatre & negotiate your price on!
  • Los Angeles
    Los AngelesOctober 21, 2013
    On Sunday, Oct. 27, bring the whole family to The Greek Theatre for the third annual EEK! at The Greek, a symphonic Halloween extravaganza.
  • Ed V.
    Ed VazquezOctober 5, 2013
    Do dine and ride from the restaurants that let you park for the whole show and shuttle you to the front entrance
  • Melissa 💋
    Melissa 💋August 29, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    I love the ushers at this venue, they keep the drinks in check!!!
  • Lindsay G.
    Lindsay GablerAugust 15, 2011
    The best outdoor venue in LA! Definitely get tickets to a Summertime show - well worth it!
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