BE SMART! Don't drink and drive.

BE SMART! Don't drink and drive.

Surf 'n' Suds has plenty of transportation options on this page!

VENTURA TRANSPORTATION

Get to Surf ‘n’ Suds safely! Transporation options include Jump on the Brew Bus (Pick ups from Figueroa Mountain in Santa Barbara, Island Brewing Co. in Carpinteria and M Special in Goleta); Amtrak (15% off ride to Ventura by using promo code “V580” by Wednesday, May 18th—free shuttle will take you from the Amtrak station to event and back to station after event); free bicycle valet by VCCOOL; Rideshare, UBER (This year's code will be surfnsuds16 and will get new users $15), or hop on the Downtown Harbor Trolley.
 

PARKING

Parking at the San Buenaventura State Beach is $10. You can park across the street at the Marriott for $5. Please be good to our neighbors and avoid parking the neighborhood.

VENTURA DIRECTIONS & PARKING

San Buenaventura State Park
901 San Pedro St.
Ventura, CA 93001

FROM US-101 NORTH:
• Exit Seaward Ave.
• Turn Right on Harbor Blvd.
• Turn left on San Pedro St.

Parking on site is $10.

FROM US-101 SOUTH
• Exit Seaward Ave.
• Turn Right on Harbor Blvd.
• Turn Right on San Pedro St..
 

Jump on the Brew Bus!

Get the whole group together and Jump on the Brew Bus! The ultimate way to travel in style with all of your friends!

Brew Bus leaves M Special Brewery at 10 a.m. (6860 Cortona Dr, Goleta, CA 93117). $25 for ride to and from.

Brew Bus leaves Figueroa Mountain Brewery, 137 Anacapa St., Santa Barbara (Funk Zone) at 10:30 a.m.

Bus leaves from Island Brewing Co. (5049 6th St, Carpinteria, CA 93013) at 10:50 a.m.

Be sure to make reservation now! This will fill up quickly.

Tickets available here!

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15% off Amtrak ride to Ventura

15% diiscount for guests taking Amtrak to Ventura. TIckets must be purchased rom May 4 to May 18. Tickets must be purchased 3 days in advance of the travel date of May 21. This is good for the Ventura event only.

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THIS OFFER IS EXCLUSIVELY AVAILABLE AT www.octa.net/temp/surfnsuds2016.htm​. This offer is valid for 15pct off the regular full adult rail fare. this offer is valid for sale 04may16- 18may16 AND valid for travel 21may16 only. advance reservations are required a minimum of three (3) days prior to travel. this offer is valid for travel on the pacific surfliners and associated thruways; except not valid on the 7000-8999-thruway series. this offer is valid for travel to ventura, ca and return only. UP TO 2 CHILDREN AGES 2-12 MAY ACCOMPANY EACH ADULT AT HALF THE REGULAR (FULL) ADULT RAIL FARE. SEATING IS LIMITED; SEATS MAY NOT BE AVAILABLE ON ALL trains at all times. fares are subject to availability. this offer is valid for coach seats; business class upgrades are available upon full payment of accommodation charges. THIS OFFER IS NOT COMBINABLE WITH ANY OTHER DISCOUNT OFFER. in addition to the DISCOUNT restrictions; THIS offer is also subject to any restrictions, blackouts, and refund rules that apply to the type of fare purchased. FARES, ROUTES AND SCHEDULES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE. once travel has begun; no changes to the itinerary are permitted. OTHER RESTRICTIONS MAY APPLY. please refer to discount code V580.  Amtrak and Pacific Surfliner ARE registered service marks of the national railroad passenger corporation.

 

Amtrak

The California Amtrak conveniently drops off passengers just steps away from Surf 'n' Suds Beer Festival in Carpinteria from the south and north. Our Ventura event will have a free shuttle pickup and drop off.

SOUTHBOUND ARRIVAL TO SURF 'N' SUDS VENTURA:
Arrives at 9:59 a.m.

Goleta:
9:08 a.m. (arrives at 9:59 a.m.)

Santa Barbara:
9:22 a.m. (arrives at 9:59 a.m.)

NORTHBOUND ARRIVAL TO SURF 'N' SUDS VENTURA:
Stations include Simi Valley, CA (SIM), Chatsworth, CA (CWT)
Van Nuys, CA (VNC), Burbank, CA - Airport (BUR), Glendale, CA (GDL), Los Angeles, CA - Union Station (LAX)

9:35 a.m. arrival and 10:59 a.m. arrival.

NORTHBOUND DEPARTURE to SB and Goleta:
2:19 p.m.
4:57 p.m.

SOUTHBOUND DEPARTURE:
2:41 p.m.
5:21 p.m.


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SOUTHBOUND ARRIVAL TO SURF 'N' SUDS CARPINTERIA:
Arrivals: 9:37 a.m.
Goleta: 9:08 a.m. departure
Santa Barbara: 9:22 a.m. departure

NORTHBOUND ARRIVAL TO SURF 'N' SUDS CARPINTERIA:
Stations include Simi Valley, CA (SIM), Chatsworth, CA (CWT)
Van Nuys, CA (VNC), Burbank, CA - Airport (BUR), Glendale, CA (GDL), Los Angeles, CA - Union Station (LAX)

Arrivals: 10:06 a.m.and 11:21 a.m.

NORTHBOUND DEPARTURE to SB and Goleta:
2:47 p.m.
5:21 p.m.
9:22 p.m.

SOUTHBOUND DEPARTURE:
2:19 p.m.
4:55 p.m.
7:15 p.m.

Visit www.amtrak.com for full schedule for Carpinteria Station and Ventura arrivals/departure.

OpenRide Rideshare:

 OpenRide offers you a fun and (eco)friendly way to travel to the Surf n Suds festival! Browse and post rides heading to the main event. https://openride.co/surf-n-suds

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Free Bicylce Valet!

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Uber

This year's code will be surfnsuds16 and will get new users $15!!!

Uber is evolving the way the world moves. By seamlessly connecting riders to drivers through our apps, we make cities more accessible, opening up more possibilities for riders and more business for drivers. From our founding in 2009 to our launches in over 70 cities today, Uber's rapidly expanding global presence continues to bring people and their cities closer.

Download the Uber App and get started!

CARPINTERIA DIRECTIONS & PARKING:

From Santa Barbara:
Take Highway 101 South, exit Linden Avenue. Take right onto Linden Avenue. Continue down Linden Avenue to the beach.

From Ventura:
Take Highway 101 North, exit Casitas Pass Road. Take right over bridge and continue to Carpinteria Avenue stop lights. Take right and continue to Linden Avenue stop lights. Take a left and continue down Linden Avenue to the beach.

PARKING:
Free Parking is available at two city lots located at the Amtrak Station on Linden Avenue and 5th Street. Take right off Linden Avenue before the train tracks on 5th Street and parking lot is on the left hand side.

There is also a city lot located on 9th Street. Take right one block down Linden Avenue on 9th Street and parking lot is on the right hand side.

Parking on Linden Avenue in front of Linden Field is 90-minutes. Please be courteous of our neighbors.