How do I get to the Festival?

The Festival is located at the Ventura County Fairgrounds at 10 W Harbor Blvd in Ventura.

Ventura is approximately 68 miles north of downtown Los Angeles and 27 miles south of Santa Barbara.

Limited parking is available on-site for $20.

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Amtrak offers a special “Kids Ride Free” weekend discount (effective April 1st). The Amtrak station is located across the street from the Fairgrounds entrance.

What is the ticket price?

Adults: $15

Seniors (62+) & Active Military & Dependents: $10

Youth (5-12): $8

Children 4 and under: Free

Avoid the line at the Festival by purchasing your tickets in advance online.

Buy tickets online

Who benefits from the proceeds of the annual celebration?

Official Nonprofit Partners

20th Century Onyx Club
Black American Political
Association of California, Inc. (BAPAC)
Boy Scouts of America
Ventura County Council
Buena High School Music Association
Calvary Nexus Church
Camarillo Roadrunner Youth Football Inc.
Citizens Advisory Committee
Community Bible Mission
El Concilio
Messiah Fellowship Center
National Latinos Peace Officers Association
Of Life Sports Ministries International
Our Lady of Guadalupe School
Oxnard Ambassadors
Oxnard Buddhist Temple
Oxnard Calvary Chapel
Oxnard High School Band Boosters
Oxnard Kiwanis Club
Oxnard Panthers Youth Football & Cheer League
Oxnard Police Activities League
Oxnard Police Explorers Post 9286Oxnard Police Reserves
Oxnard Waves Youth Soccer U16
Pacific Camp Family Resource, Inc.
Pacifica Triton Athletic Booster Club
Rotary Club of Oxnard
Rotary Club of Oxnard Sunrise
Santa Clara High School Athletics
Santa Clara High School Girls Basketball Team
SEIU Local 721 City of Oxnard Chapter
Soroptimist International of Oxnard
Students Securing and Achieving their Future Through Education (SSAFE)
The Salvation Army
Tri-County GLAD
Trinity Community Baptist Church
United Way of Ventura County
Ventura County Alumnae Chapter of DST, Inc.
Ventura County Chapter Blacks in Government (BIG)
Ventura County Parents of Murdered Children, Inc.
Ventura High School Wrestling Booster Club
Ventura Teen Challenge

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How do I become involved with the Festival through sponsorship, entertainment, food services and/or products?

Visit the “Info Center” section of our website above in the navigation. You can find the specific information you are looking for there to get involved.