Jazz Festival

The Gardena Jazz Festival is held at Rowley Memorial Park on the 4th Sunday of August each year. Along with good music from top named artists and a wide variety of food from local south bay restaurants and businesses, you can also do some dancing or a little shopping while attending this event. Come be part of the fun and activities at this event.



Ticket Information

  • General Admission tickets are available for open lawn seating. Blankets and low back lawn chairs are allowed. No high back or umbrella chairs allowed.
  • VIP/Sponsor seating provides front of stage seating, specially prepared meals served with your choice of water or soda.
  • Tent seating against the west fence of the viewing bowl is limited and can be purchased at the Nakaoka Community Center. Each tent comes with 4 General Admission tickets. North Tent seating can also be purchased at the Nakaoka Community Center, but NO tickets are issued with the purchase of these tents.


Vendor Information

To apply to become a vendor at our Jazz Festival you must fill out and EMAIL your application to the Recreation Department at jazzfestivalvendors@cityofgardena.org. To view a sample application and to access the forms click here.

The vendor information forms are in PDF format and require the Adobe Acrobat Reader plug-in for viewing. Adobe ReaderThis plug-in is available for free from Adobe System. To get the Adobe Reader for viewing, please click the image below.


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