Four Wheeler Adventure Expo Comes To Southern California March 7-8

Revised January 7, 2021

READ MORE: Outside Adventure Expo Comes To Salt Lake City, Utah June 2021

Originally Posted December 29, 2019

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Four Wheeler Magazine and the producers of Overland Expo have partnered to create a new event in Southern California designed for the off-road, outdoor lifestyle and adventure travel enthusiast. Introducing Four Wheeler Adventure Expo, March 7-8 at the OC Fair & Events Center in Costa Mesa, CA.

Whether your journey takes you off-road into the backcountry or into high altitudes to mountain bike, hike and rock climb, the Adventure Expo hosts classes & seminars to prepare you for your next adventure with travel workshops hosted by top adventure experts, influencers and celebrities.  Get inspired at the Adventure Theater and get geared up with the latest camping & travel equipment, mountain bikes and off-road vehicles. 

Register your vehicle to be a part of the show or just come for the day on a day pass.

Event Features:

  • Off-Road, Outdoor & Adventure Expert Presenter & Education Series // Learn tips from the pros and prepare for your next off-road or outdoor adventure in the Adventure Education seminar series.  Learn adventure photography & videography skills, listen to stories of world travels and meet outdoor adventurers from all over the world.  

  • Camping, Off-Road & Outdoor Lifestyle Gear Vendors // Top manufacturers of camping, off-road, adventure travel and outdoor lifestyle gear & equipment.  From camping kitchens and roof top tents to rock climbing equipment and backpacking gear, Adventure Expo will have the gear you need to outfit your next adventure.

  • Adventure & Off-Road Film Series // Get inspired watching this compilation of films showcasing purposeful adventurers, overlanders and off-roaders explore and discover featuring the 5 Point Film Festival’s 2019 short adventure films – including climbing, biking, skiing, watersports and running.  Watch the trailer now!

  • Show-N-Shine:  Hundreds of off-road kitted 4x4s on display.  Register your ride and get your rig in the show.  

  • Adventure Rig Display: Special corral showcasing adventure-ready rigs from all over the country outfitted with rooftop tents, camping kitchens, solar solutions, recovery gear & equipment and more.  Send us details about your adventure-ready rig by Feb 15th to be considered for two free weekend passes and a spot to display your vehicle at the event. 

  • Celebrity 4×4 Corral & Meet & Greets 

  • Plus, check out Rock Wall Climbing Demos, the Live Music from the Craft Beer Garden and Live Demos all weekend


Tickets available online now and on-site at the box office during show hours.  Kids 12 & under are free.  

Day Pass: $15 Advance // $20 Day Of Show

Weekend Pass:  $30


Show-N-Shine! Register your truck, jeep, SUV, van or other adventure rig online to be a part of the show.  Registration includes weekend pass for one (1) vehicle, driver & one (1) passenger.  

Pre-register thru Friday, March 6, 2020 for $65 or purchase at the event for $80.  


Visit for more information.


Expose your brand to the world’s largest off-road & adventure audience across print, digital, social and live events with a Four Wheeler Adventure Expo exhibitor or sponsorship package. 


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