X Games 2023 Ventura Visitor’s Guide

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X Games Visitor’s Guide to Ventura County Coast

Get ready for the 2023 X Games! The event will take place at the Ventura County Fairgrounds, featuring top Skate, BMX, and Moto X athletes competing for gold medals and cash prizes. With its rich history in skate, BMX, and moto culture, the Ventura County Coast is the perfect location for this year’s X Games.

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Quick Facts

July 21-23, 2023

Event Hours:
-Friday: 10 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.
-Saturday: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
-Sunday: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Ventura County Fairgrounds Event Center

Parking: You can find (paid) parking at the fairgrounds, but with bus services, you may prefer to park in town. Utilize the Park-n-Ride at the Pacific View Mall where you can park for FREE and then hop on a bus directly to the fairgrounds. Or, park for $15 at San Buenaventura State Beach Lot and hop on a FREE bus that will take you to/from the Fairgrounds. Ventura has an abundance of free parking options all around town! Check out the parking guide here.

Age requirement: all ages are welcome!

Accessibility: This venue is ADA compliant.

FAQs: Please consult the FAQs for this event here.

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About Ventura

A place that embodies a casual soul and unexpected allure, Ventura is a vibrant town that checks stress and pretense at the door. Its artistic culture, enduring history and privileged locale is inviting, very much alive, and refreshingly human.

Getting Here

Parking Info

Arrive early for premium parking. Can’t find a parking spot? Check out Visit Ventura’s guide to free parking.

The Amtrack and Metrolink drop you off right at the Strawberry Festival at Ventura County Fairgrounds.

Amtrak | Metrolink

All aboard! Hop on the Amtrak or Metrolink for a convenient ride directly to the Ventura County Fairgrounds, the venue for the 2023 X Games. Use promo code (AMTRAK15) for a 15% discount on transportation to the X Games!

Four Cities with 4 Unique Vibes


Port Hueneme



Fun Things to Do During Your Visit

Are you staying for the X Games 2023 Summer Finals? We’ve got you covered! Ventura County Coast boasts four cities with unique vibes, spanning from County Line in Malibu to Rincon Point State Beach. Enjoy pristine beaches, excellent surfing, skate parks, bike trails, numerous breweries, incredible restaurants, and good vibes along the coast.

Action Sports!

Ventura County is the perfect place to experience action sports. With miles of coastline, you can try water sports like jet skiing and kite surfing for an adrenaline rush. For an even bigger thrill, try free-fall skydiving over coastal California. Enjoy the great outdoors with miles of mountain bike trails, hiking, and beautiful beaches just minutes away from our coastal communities.

Shop Local

Get your shopping fix on the Ventura County Coast, home to some of SoCal’s best shopping venues. Camarillo’s Premium Outlets is a must-visit shopping destination, while The Collection at Riverpark in Oxnard offers shopping, dining, and evening entertainment. For arts, crafts, unique shops, and boutiques, check out Ventura Harbor and Downtown Ventura. Don’t forget to visit our local surf shops for beach gear rentals, apparel, and accessories.

Go to the Beach

Enjoy nature’s beauty by spending a day at the beach on the Ventura County Coast. Port Hueneme Beach is stunning, offering picturesque views of the islands. Oxnard’s sandy beaches are perfect for a peaceful day with small crowds. Ventura’s beaches are quintessentially Californian, bustling with life and friendly people. Camarillo is only minutes away from the iconic Pacific Coast Highway and the beautiful Malibu coast.

Evening Entertainment

Once the sun sets on the Ventura County Coast, the fun is just beginning. The region offers a plethora of evening entertainment and nightlife options. Take an evening stroll along our many beaches to decompress and wind down. Drive south on PCH for breathtaking sunsets and pristine beaches. Catch A-list comedians at Ventura Harbor and The Collection in Oxnard. Downtown Ventura and Old Town Camarillo offer a variety of breweries, cocktail bars, and evening options.

Places to Stay

The Ventura County Coast offers a wide range of accommodations to suit any budget. From luxurious beach resorts to budget-friendly motels, each city in the region has a variety of options to choose from. Click on the link below to find hotel direct rates in any of the four cities.

Do More on Your Visit to Ventura County

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Visit these regions of Ventura County Coast

Port Hueneme
Channel Islands National Park


Ventura County Coast

Ventura County Coast is a string of four communities that radiate warmth from welcoming people and California sunshine. The region embodies the casual and active spirit of classic, where the seafood is fresh, the beer is handcrafted and the weather is the kind you dream about. Spend the day exploring miles of beaches, incredible harbors or lush green golf courses. Hop on a boat for a day trip to the Channel Islands National Park, where you can see breathtaking views of the Southern California coastline. With a bustling culture, high end and vintage shopping, a lively culinary spirit and beautiful outdoor experiences, Ventura County Coast calls on every visitor to find their vibe. From hiking and biking to sailing and snorkeling, from shopping and dining to just plain relaxing, Ventura County Coast will fill your days with a lifetime of memories.



An hour north of Los Angeles, Camarillo is nestled at the base of the Conejo foothills surrounded by verdant green fields and cool ocean breezes. With more than 300 days of sunshine a year, enjoy Camarillo alfresco. From outdoor shopping and concerts, to delicious dining and fun events, Camarillo has it all. With small town charm and a rich history, it is the place for romantic weddings and corporate venues. Visit the historical sites and museums during the day, and walk along Old Town for dinner and drinks at night. A great getaway for everyone, Camarillo is the ideal place to Come for the Sun, Stay for the Fun.

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Rally your tribe and head for the Central Coast. California cool, panorama-perfect, culturally authentic and vibrant beyond measure. Oxnard is home to miles of pristine white sand beaches, electric nightlife, some of the best taquerias in the state, historic Victorian era architecture, the California Strawberry Festival, and an expansively picturesque harbor that serves as the closest access point to the Channel Islands National Park. Just sixty miles northwest of LAX and in close proximity to Santa Barbara and other major destinations, Oxnard is one of California’s best kept secrets.

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A place that embodies a casual soul and unexpected allure, Ventura is a vibrant town that checks stress and pretense at the door.  Its artistic culture, enduring history and privileged locale is crazy-inviting, very much alive, and refreshingly human.

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Port Hueneme

Port Hueneme

Just sixty miles northwest of Los Angeles, in the heart of the Central Coast, you’ll find Port Hueneme, the friendly city by the sea. Port Hueneme is the place for travelers looking to dig their toes in the sand, take a long walk, drop a fishing line off the pier or just kick back and relax. With walking and biking trails winding throughout the city and a perfect climate almost year round, you can revive your soul in Hueneme.

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Channel Islands National Park

Channel Islands National Park

Channel Islands National Park is an American national park that consists of five of the eight Channel Islands off the coast of the U.S. state of California, in the Pacific Ocean.

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