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Sunset Music Festival

The Sunset Strip Music Festival (SSMF) is a not for profit festival created in 2008 to promote, preserve and perpetuate the legendary Sunset Strip music experience. Now in its sixth year, the festival has featured performances by established and rising artists including Ozzy Osbourne, Motley Crue, The Smashing Pumpkins, Slash featuring Fergie, The Offspring, Public Enemy, Bad Religion, Kid Cudi, LMFAO, Neon Trees, Matt & Kim, among many others.


THIS YEAR the line up includes, Jane’s Addition, Empire of the Sun and DJ Quik to name a few. Tickets start at 49.99 as the festival rages offering music, art, food and fun to over 50,000 people.  

Gates will officially open at 2:00 p.m. each day.  The street festival is 2-11 p.m. on Saturday 9/20 and 2-10 p.m. on Sunday 9/21.  

The festival has also raised significant charitable funds through ticket proceeds and sponsor partnerships that have benefitted music education programs, drug and alcohol treatment centers and children’s cancer foundations. The Sunset Strip Business Association is the managing member of the limited liability company. FMI: visit