Adventure Van Expo-San Juan Capistrano, CA (2023)

By Adventure Van Expo (other events)

Sat, Apr 29 2023 10:00 AM PDT Sun, Apr 30 2023 3:00 PM PDT

The show will feature built-out Mercedes Sprinters (mostly) 4x4 rigs, accessories, and more. Come out and meet the builders, network with vanlifers, check out all kinds of cool workmanship and things maybe you’ve never seen, learn something new. Vendors will be set up with accessories to buy for your van or rig. There will be talks on topics like solar.  PLEASE NOTE: WE ARE PARTNERING THIS SHOW WITH THE SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO ROTARY, HALF OF THE GATE PROCEEDS WILL GO TO THIS GENUINE CHARITABLE ORGANIZATION. 

Here’s a list of fun things to (besides AVE) whilst in SJC:

Mission San Juan:

Los Rios Historic District (oldest street in Western US):

Old Barn Antique Mall: tons of stuff to browse.

The Coach House, for concerts:

Caspers Wilderness Park: for hiking or biking or camping

San Juan Hills Golf Course (owned by one of the Rotarians):

Going to the beaches in Laguna or San Clemente (fishing, surfing, tanning, etc).

Mountain biking everywhere.

Boating/whale watching in Newport or Dana Point.

Surf Museum in San Clemente:

Big businesses to tour: Rainbow Sandals, Oakley, Stance Socks, Vans

Steve Adam gallery (cool art, blowing up famous):