Posted: Tuesday, Jun 11th, 2024

By Visit Ventura

X Games Ventura Community Events You Have to Check Out

Get ready for a week packed with epic and exciting local community events leading up to X Games Ventura. As the adrenaline and action pick up for the games, there’s even more excitement to be had even before the competition weekend. Starting on June 23, Ventura will be buzzing with all sorts of events for you and your crew to enjoy.

From sipping local brews at Barrelhouse 101 for their Local XG Beer Series Kickoff and testing your skills at a truly Ventura cornhole tournament to Ventura’s first-ever roller disco, there’s a lot of fun to be had all week long. This is your guide to fun X Games Ventura Community Events You Have to Check Out during the week! Explore Ventura, shop and dine at our local businesses, and find your adventure while you’re in town for X Games Ventura!

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X Games Ventura: Local Beer

Local XG Beer Series Kickoff at Barrelhouse 101

Sunday, June 23, 11:30 AM

Cheers to X Games Ventura 2024 at Barrelhouse 101’s Local X Game Beer Series Kickoff. A great opportunity to hang out with your crew and sip on some locally crafted beer in celebration of the X Games, you won’t want to miss this event to start off the week right. All eight of the local X Games beers will be available for purchase for in-house consumption or to go. 

From June 23–30, the Ventura Beer Games begin! Make sure you grab a punch card at Barrelhouse 101 to enter the Ventura Beer Games — if you try each of the local X Games beer, you’ll be entered to win an EPIC swag bag full of merch and special items. And please, remember to drink responsibly folks — you have all week to cheers and celebrate X Games Ventura! 

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X Games Kick Off Cornhole Tourney

Tuesday, June 25, 5:00 PM

Get your bean bags out and ready! Totally Local VC has joined forces with Winchesters Grill and Saloon and Surf Rodeo to celebrate X Games Ventura in true Ventura fashion. Join all the fun at The X Games Kick Off Cornhole Tourney on June 25 at Winchesters Grill for some great music and an epic cornhole tournament! The fun starts at 5:00 PM! Come join the fun! Pre-registration is live NOW. Send your team name and all players’ names to surfrodeocornhole@gmail.com

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EXtreme Boogie Night

Wednesday, June 26, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Join the locals and bring your crew from a oceanside run. Dress up to celebrate X Games Ventura for the EXtreme Boogie Night, a 5k run along the Ventura Promenade. The perfect way to kick off the summer, walk it, run it, and dress up! When you’re done, grab a beer at one of our local breweries and cheers to a fun community event. Sign up!

Ventura Skate Jam + Skate & Create

Thursday, June 27, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Back again to kick off the X Games, is the free, all-ages Ventura Skate Jam right in Downtown Ventura. Bring your skateboard and ride in the jam or hang around and watch the fun. Featuring a locally crafted and painted skateboard ramp by Buena High School students, the Ventura Skate Jam is a true Ventura local event you can’t miss out on. 

And the little ones can join in on the fun too! The X Games Ventura 2024 Skate & Create, taking place during the Skate Jam, is welcome to ages 5 to 10. The kids can try their wheels and skate their mini skatepark, make their own t-shirt, and create a custom skateboard deck! 

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