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Get KROQ Absolut Almost Acoustic Christmas Set Times / Webcast / Broadcast / Venue Map

December 6, 2018

The most magical time of the year is almost upon us and in order for you to have the best time possible this weekend, we've gathered some of the more important information you'll need to know for KROQ Absolut Almost Acoustic Christmas 2018!

Scroll down to get set times, venue map, webcast & broadcast info, prohibited items, and more!

Limited tickets are still available for Night 2. Purchase them here



Make sure to arrive early to catch all of the bands! Unfamiliar with some of the artists? Get to know the Night 1 bands HERE and the Night 2 bands HERE.


Download the KROQ Events app from the App Store or Google Play now and get access to exclusive KROQ Absolut Almost Acoustic Christmas sponsor giveaways, concert updates, set times, and more!


We're excited to announce that KROQ Absolut Almost Acoustic Christmas 2018 will be webcast live around the world beginning at 5:15pm PT! See live and uncut performances from all of your favorite artists!

Watch the webcast here


Tune in to the broadcast each night beginning at 5pm PT to hear exclusive backstage interviews and live performances. After the concert each night, keep it on KROQ to hear special Almost Acoustic Christmas editions of Roq N Beats with DJ Jeremiah Red! Not by a radio? Stream KROQ on RADIO.COM or via the RADIO.COM app.


3900 W. Manchester Blvd
Inglewood, CA 90305

  • 405 North Freeway: Use the Manchester exit, proceed east on Manchester Blvd. The Forum is located on the corner of Manchester Blvd. and Prairie Ave.
  • 405 South Freeway: Use the Manchester/Florence exit, proceed east on Manchester Blvd. The Forum is located on the corner of Manchester Blvd. and Prairie Ave.
  • 110 North/South Freeway: Use the Manchester exit, proceed west to Prairie Ave. The Forum is located on the corner of Manchester Blvd. and Prairie Ave.
  • 105 East/West Freeway: Take the Prairie Ave exit and proceed north on Prairie Ave. The Forum is located on the corner of Manchester Blvd. and Prairie Ave.


Onsite parking is available at the Forum for $30 General and $45 VIP. Guests can enter the Forum parking lot via the Prairie Ave. or Kareem Ct. gates. Cash and all major credit cards are accepted at the Forum’s onsite and offsite parking lots.

Be one of the first 50 Honda drivers to arrive at KROQ Absolut Almost Acoustic Christmas each night and get free parking courtesy of the Helpful SoCal Honda Dealers! Enter through the South Kareem Ct entrance and keep an eye out for the Guys in Blue!


Carpooling, ride-sharing and public transportation are highly encouraged. Drop-offs are permitted at all entrances. There is a dedicated ride-share pick up lot onsite at lot “H” (cross streets are Pincay Dr. and Prairie Ave). Using the LA Metro Bus Lines, take the 211/215 to the Prairie/Manchester or Prairie/Kelso stops.


The Forum and Levy Restaurants have partnered to bring exciting food offerings that, in addition to Levy’s classic venue fare, include some of SoCal’s most celebrated local food and beverage brands. This ensures that every music fan is able to enjoy their favorite hometown food options, including some unique twists on popular dishes. Local brands making their star turn at the legendary Inglewood venue include: Boo’s Philly Cheesesteaks, Pink’s Hot Dogs, Casamigos Tequila, Carney’s, Coolhaus, Loteria! Grill and Orleans & York.

Chase cardholders receive 30% off all food and non-alcoholic purchases at any concessions.

Related: The 'Absolut Best Drinks' at KROQ Absolut Almost Acoustic Christmas


The Forum asks all Guests to arrive early and travel light as you may be subject to search. The Forum asks that our Guests avoid bringing unnecessary items.  The Forum may utilize metal detecting hand wands, walk-through metal detectors or other devices prior to any Guest being permitted to enter.  Please note that bag check services are NOT available. Amongst items that are prohibited from the Forum are: weapons, laser pens, signs, banners, oversized bags, outside food and beverage (including water), cans, bottles, alcohol, illegal drugs, video cameras, laptops, computers, tablets, professional cameras, monopods, tripods and audio recording devices.  For some events, cameras of any type and/or flash photography may be prohibited.