Category: Adventure Racing

Best of the Fests 2019

Here comes festival season!

There’s something for everyone, from gatherings for beer lovers to music fests to celebrations of the myriad of human-powered summer sports. If you know of a festival not on this list, let us know and we’ll add it! ASJ partners are FULLY in bold — we appreciate their support of adventure enthusiasts throughout California, western Nevada and beyond.


>> Coachella – April 12-14 & 19-21 • Indio // Music and Arts Festival in the Coachella Valley. //

>> Lucidity Festival – April 12-14 • Santa Ynez  // An open-source transformational arts and music festival. //

>> Desert Hearts – April 26-29 • Los Coyotes Indian Reservation // A tribute to House, Techno, & Love with intimate gatherings focused on art, music and community. //

>> Back to the Beach – April 27-28 • Huntington Beach // Enjoy two days in the sand …

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Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour Comes to Santa Cruz and Other California Venues

Ignite your passion for adventure, action and travel

The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour kicks off its California tour in Santa Cruz in February and tickets are now on sale. Journey to exotic locations, paddle the wildest waters and climb the highest peaks. Get your tickets and be taken away to the most captivating places on earth.

The Santa Cruz stop on the world tour is hosted by UCSC Recreation and locally sponsored by: Adventure Sports Journal, Bay Federal Credit Union, the Bicycle Trip, Capitola Veterinary Hospital, Dream Inn & Aquarius, Driscolls, Dr. Ryan Brandt & Family, Five Branches University, Fox, Good Times and, greenspace, KZSC, Pacific Edge Climbing Gym, The Print Gallery, Mount Hermon Adventures, Santa Cruz Bicycles, UCSC Colleges, Housing, and Educational Services (CHES).

Tickets on sale Dec. 15 at, and in person at the Bicycle Trip, 1001 Soquel Avenue in Santa Cruz. …

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