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Open Mics in Los Angeles, CA

Sunday Jump is a community open mic series at Pilipino Workers Center in LA's Historic Filipinotown.


Volunteer to Set Up: 3:30 PM

Food: 4:00 PM

DJ Sound Selection: 4:30 PM

Sign-ups: 4:45 PM

Open mic: 5-7 PM

All are welcome to sign up. Priority will be given to first timers for on-call. The mic will be open for every artist that would like to share and build a community with us!

Open mic-ers have 4 minutes MAX. Strongly encouraged to provide copies of text for those hard of hearing and deaf.


We have only two community guidelines: (1) Express, not impress and (2) Free speech, not hate speech. As a safe space for all who have ever been marginalized, express free speech and share your story!


Pilipino Workers Center in the Pabelonia Sisters Community Room (1st floor): 153 Glendale Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026.

Pilipino Workers Center (PWC) is a non-profit organization located in Historic Filipinotown, Los Angeles, but serves Filipinos throughout Southern California. PWC focuses on providing programs that help meet the immediate needs of workers and their families while at the same time building their leadership to take collective action for long lasting change. Learn more at


Wheelchair accessible. No stairs. Chairs are provided, and people are not expected to stand. Two bathrooms are gender neutral. ASL Interpreters are available upon request with three weeks notice. Open mic-ers are strongly encouraged to provide copies of text for those hard of hearing and deaf. Amplified sound; volume is sporadically loud. Room is air-conditioned; wear layers if temperature sensitive. Use scent-free materials and be aware of fragrance sensitivity.


Street parking is free on Glendale Blvd and nearby residential areas. Meters are free on Sundays.


There is no nearby subway station. One bus stop (14/37) is on Beverly and Belmont. It is a 6 minute walk or 1/4 mile (500 meters) from venue.


Sunday Ju


Host: Three Clubs & The Erwin House


The Erwin House and Three Clubs have teamed up to host a BRAND NEW weekly open mic every Monday.

Happy Hour/Sign Up is 6pm-8pm

Open Mic is 8pm-11:30pm



Weekly open mic for musicians, singer songwriters, poets, spoken word artists, stand up comedians, dramatists, audience and beyond: Hosted by Jason Brain… Maui Sugar Mill Saloon, 18389 Ventura Blvd, Tarzana CA… 21+… No cover, 2 drink minimum… Tons of free parking… Outdoor patio (smoking)… Sweet whiskey selection


  • Submitted by Soapbox
  • Last updated: April 9
Host: Kaitlin Weichsel
Every Tuesday ! Any kind of performance welcome ! Intimate mid scale beer and wine bar in Chinatown ! Signup starts at 8:30 ! Show me yours!


  • Submitted by kaitlin
  • Last updated: April 9
Host: La Don

/Sign-up 7:00PM/Starts 7:45PM/First come, first served/6 min./One purchase necessary.

Support the room


  • Last updated: April 9
Open Mic (music, comedy, poetry)
Selected Tuesdays at 7pm
Sacred Grounds
468 West 6th Street
Los Angeles, CA


  • Submitted by Jayson
  • Last updated: April 9
Host: Fred Cichy
The Venice Whaler Open Mic has been called the best hang in the city. Located on Venice Beach, this open mic provides that living room vibe for both performers and audiences alike. Come jam with us.


  • Last updated: April 9
Host: Jessica Wilson

Join us at the beautiful East LA Library for Writer Wednesday Open Mic!

All arts are welcome - come express yourself or just sit and listen.

Hosted by the Los Angeles Poet Society


Host: Hassan Jamal


Host: Jessica

All arts are welcome to share your voices! 7 min time limit.

Enjoy sharing palabra in the heart of East LA!



  • Last updated: April 9


  • Submitted by Greg
  • Last updated: April 9
Open Mike (music, poetry)
Selected Thursdays at 7:30pm
Poets Jazz House/ Inside of Irie Vibes
6563 Normandie Ave.
Los Angeles, CA
Host: AKoldPiece
Come share this safe space to perform. $5 dollars at the door. Here we don't do a sign up list, we offer the HOT SEAT!! :-)


  • Last updated: April 9
Up to 7 minutes for each set. First come, first serve. All performances are welcome. Free admission but we encourage donations and/or patronage. Doors open and sign up at 8pm, show starts at 8:30pm.

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  • Submitted by Kendale King
  • Last updated: September 15, 2018

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