Eddie Vedder, Lana Del Rey & more on board for Ohana Music Festival debut

This year marks the debut of Ohana- a two-day music festival at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, CA – featuring performances by Eddie Vedder, Lana Del Rey, Elvis Costello, Band Of Horses and tons more. Produced by Live Nation and SGE, the festival will take place on Saturday, August 27th and Sunday, August 28th.

In addition to offering a full day in the sun with a diverse music lineup, Ohana will donate a portion of proceeds to the San Onofre Parks Foundation, a California non-profit that cooperatively works with the California State Parks to develop, preserve and enhance the recreation and experience of California’s unique and beautiful coastal parks.

Festival general admission allows for free roaming throughout the lush grass areas of Doheny State Beach, right off the shore of the Pacific Ocean, touching the sand. Craft beer, wine, and signature cocktails, as well as artisan food options from local restaurants and food trucks will be available all day long.


Saturday, August 27th: Eddie Vedder, Elvis Costello, Band Of Horses, X, Mudhoney, White Reaper, Jack Irons, Lily Meola, and more.

Sunday, August 28th: Lana Del Rey, City and Colour, Cat Power, Corinne Bailey Rae, Ryan Bingham, Jonny Two Bags, Wilderado, and more.

American Express Card Members can purchase tickets before the general public beginning Tuesday, April 5th at 10 am PT through Thursday, April 7th at 10 pm PT at FrontGateTickets.com.

Tickets go on sale Friday, April 8th at 10 am PT at TheOhanaFest.com.

Single day festival admission tickets are $99.50 (plus fees). Two day festival admission tickets are $199 (plus fees).

A limited number of VIP will also be available for $499/day (plus fees). This ticketing option includes festival entry, VIP Lounge admission with expedited festival entry, a VIP laminate, an Ohana partnership swag bag, and access to the Ohana VIP Lounge, inclusive of a hosted cocktail bar and complimentary hors d’oeuvres (while supplies last), a live stream of the music stage, comfortable lounge seating with shaded areas, cabanas to hang out and relax in, private restrooms, a dedicated cash bar and access to the exclusive Ohana photo booth. Attendees must be 21+ to get into the VIP Lounge.

“Opportunities to create something so pure and special with people that you have immense respect for don’t come along often …. Ohana is that creation,” Live Nation, President — Booking Los Angeles, Rich Best says. “Ohana brings together a very unique collection of music and culture in a setting that could not be any more beautiful. It’s something very different than anything happening in today’s festivals. It’s family. Ohana.”

Festival doors open at 1 pm each day.

Additionally, 11-time World Surfing League champion Kelly Slater has teamed up with the Ohana Festival to create a surf and ocean awareness exhibit in the festival area.

Dana Point is easily accessible by car from Los Angeles County, San Diego, the Inland Empire, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Tucson, the San Joaquin Valley, and via flights to Orange County’s John Wayne Airport.


Buddy Iahn
Buddy Iahn

Buddy Iahn founded The Music Universe when he decided to juxtapose his love of web design and music. As a lifelong drummer, he decided to take a hiatus from playing music to report it. The website began as a fun project in 2013 to one of the top independent news sites. Email: info@themusicuniverse.com