The Ojai Music Festival is an annual music festival that takes place in Ojai, California. The festival was founded in 1947 and has since become one of the most prestigious and well-attended classical music festivals in the United States. It features a variety of classical music concerts, as well as performances by other musicians and ensembles, and attracts a large and diverse audience of classical music fans. The Ojai Music Festival is known for its innovative programming, which includes a wide range of classical music, from baroque to contemporary, as well as other musical genres such as jazz and world music. In addition to music, the festival also includes other cultural events, such as lectures, workshops, and food and drink events. The Ojai Music Festival takes place in the summer each year and is a major highlight of the Ojai cultural calendar.