Jammin’ on a budget: summer 2017’s hottest concerts that won’t leave you broke

BY AUDREY ARELLANO & TAWNYA CERVANTES

Summer is right around the corner and your favorite artists are going on tour. Finding affordable concert tickets can be difficult depending on the popularity of the artist, but it’s not impossible. We’ve got a list of some of the cheapest concerts you can go to in the Los Angeles and Orange County areas. Reward yourself for all of the hours you took studying for finals and, like comedian Aziz Ansari said, “treat yo’self”.


Located at 3790 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90010 (photo provided by The Wiltern)

Located at 3790 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90010 (photo provided by The Wiltern)

 

The Wiltern

May 12 at 8pm- Cashmere Cat $25

Located at 665 W Jefferson Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90007 (photo provided by The Shrine Expo Hall)

Located at 665 W Jefferson Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90007 (photo provided by The Shrine Expo Hall)

The Shrine Expo Hall

July 12 at 8pm- Russ $33.50-$38.50

July 13 at 7:30pm- Rise Against $30

Located at 3503 S Harbor Blvd, Santa Ana, CA 92704 (photo provided by The Observatory OC)

Located at 3503 S Harbor Blvd, Santa Ana, CA 92704 (photo provided by The Observatory OC)

The Observatory OC

May 16 at 11pm- Freddie Gibbs $20

May 17 at 11pm- Brother Ali $5

May 18 at 8pm- Thundercat $20

May 18 at 11pm- Metro Boomin $20

May 19 at 11pm- Pretty Ricky $10

June 10 at 8pm- JMSN $15