Audacy’s KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas Returns to Los Angeles December 9

Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Offspring, Portugal. The Man, Bleachers and More to Headline the Show Benefiting Para Los Niños and Al Wooten Jr. Heritage Center

LOS ANGELES, CA – October 23, 2023 – Audacy’s KROQ (KROQ-FM) in Los Angeles will host KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas on December 9 at the Kia Forum. The event will feature performances from Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Offspring, Garbage, Portugal. The Man, Bleachers, Cannons, Lovejoy, Bakar and The Beaches. KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas benefits two local organizations dedicated to supporting local youth education – Para Los Niños and Al Wooten Jr. Heritage Center.

“KROQ’s Almost Acoustic Christmas is a Southern California holiday tradition, and we’re excited to bring this year’s lineup back to the Kia Forum,” said Kevin Weatherly, Senior Vice President of Programming, KROQ. “Together, we’ll leverage the power of music to support Para Los Niños and Al Wooten Jr. Heritage – two local charities doing essential work to make a difference in the lives of our youth.”

Tickets go on sale Friday, November 3, at 12:00 p.m. PT. For more information on Almost Acoustic Christmas, including ticket information, please visit

Founded in 1980 in Skid Row, Los Angeles, Para Los Niños fosters pathways to success through excellence in education, powerful families, and strong communities for children and youth to thrive.
Through free after-school and low-cost summer programs, the Al Wooten Jr. Heritage Center in Los Angeles revitalizes and empowers communities in crisis by providing a safe, nurturing environment committed to good citizenship and academic excellence.

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