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Ventura Surf 'n' Suds Beer Festival 2022! 

The Ventura Surf 'n' Suds Beer Festival will take place Saturday, October 8th, 2022. Presented by Booze League! 

The "Beer Festival with a Surf Twist" has the best of both worlds at the San Buenaventura State Beach from 11:30 a.m. / 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Entry includes tastings from any of the 60+ breweries, ciders, kombucha, and wineries. 

Surf 'n' Suds is the premiere, and larges, craft beer festival on the Central Coast, with over 60 craft breweries, ciders, seltzers, kombucha, and wineries on site! And its right on the beach in Ventura! 

Headlined by Ventura's own Free Love Project, KingQueen and DJ FIU! 

We have a great variety of food trucks and street faire vendors, lawn games—including mega sized beer pong—and plenty of places to sit in the shade! We are right next to the beach in Ventura. 

Make sure you get to Surf 'n' Suds safely! 
Amtrak drops off just a short walk and also departs in both directions after the event is over. 

Jump on the Brew Bus provides shuttle service from Santa Barbara, Goleta, Carpinteria, Ventura and Oxnard!  
• M Special in Goleta - CHANGED TO 9:25 AM 

• Figueroa Mountain Brewing in downtown Santa Barbara - CHANGED TO 9:50 AM 
• Island Brewing Co. in Carpinteria - CHANGED TO 10:20 a.m.
• Rincon Brewery in Ventura - CHANGED TO 10:50 AM 
• The Collection in Oxnard (Target Parking Lot) - CHANGED TO 11:05 a.m.

Shuttle pickups / location subject to change. 

For those riding their bikes, park in our FREE bicycle valet provided by VC Cool.

VIP Session (Hour early entry at 11:30 a.m.) - $70 (LIMITED TICKETS AVAILABLE) 
Our VIP Session includes an hour early entry and VIP guests get to try beers ONLY AVAILABLE during the VIP Session! Your ticket also includes a souvenir glass and samples of any of the craft breweries, ciders, seltzers, kombucha and wineries on site! (No VIP tickets will be available on the day of the event.)

General Admission (12:30 p.m.) - $60 
Entry at 12:30 p.m. Your ticket includes a souvenir glass and samples of any of the craft breweries, ciders, seltzers, kombucha and wineries on site!


Proudly Benefiting the Young and Brave Foundation!

We can't wait to see you and your friends!


You must have a valid ID and be 21 or older to enter the event. No children / babies / infants allowed inside of the event. Last pour is at 4 p.m.

We will follow all state and local guidelines regarding Covid-19. Surf 'n' Suds Beer Festival reserves the right to cancel or postpone the festival due to changing mandates or protocols.

Should Surf 'n' Suds Ventura be postponed due to Covid-19 restrictions, ticket buyers will have the option to get a refund, use it for our Carpinteria or Ventura Surf 'n' Suds events in 2023-2024. 

General Terms

All items are non-refundable, all sales are final.

Refund Policy

Any and all payments made to this event are not refundable for any reason, including, without limitation, failure to use the ticket(s) due to illness, acts of God, travel-related problems, acts of terrorism, loss of employment and/or duplicate purchases.