Monterey CA

23Jul, 2013

Spirit West Coast

  • Ashley Scarbrough


Spirit West Coast is the largest and only multiple-day, camping oriented, Christian music festival in the (southern) west coast region of the United States. There are 23 festivals (15 in Monterey, 8 in So Cal) with an accumulative attendance of over 500,000.  They have seen over 10,000 first time salvations and rededications; verifying SWC’s eternal impact for the Kingdom of God.  SWC has instigated spiritual new-births in countries around the world as well with 11,000 child sponsorships through Compassion International.

Join with thousands as they celebrate faith in Jesus Christ in 2013. God does great things when His people come together. For more information, please visit:

Date: Thursday, August 1-3, 2013

Start Time:  Parking gates open at 8:30 a.m. Gates open to event area at 9:30 a.m. Concerts and activities begin at 10:30 a.m. and end at 12:00 midnight. The public activity areas are cleared promptly at the conclusion of the Laguna Late Nite concerts (12:00 midnight). Campground gates will open to campers only, July 31, at 4 p.m. A campground pass is required for entry. Festival gates will open for full-event ticket holders Wednesday at 8:00 p.m. Full-event ticket holders are invited to attend Wednesday Laguna Late Nite concerts beginning at 8:30 p.m.

Address: The Laguna Seca Recreation Area.  The festival’s main entrance is located at the intersection of Canyon del Rey Rd. and General Jim Moore Blvd., Monterey, CA., 93940.  For more detailed directions, please visit:

Admission: Prices vary between one-day passes and multi-day passes. For one-day passes the prices vary between $19-$65.  For multi-day passes, the prices vary between $39-$149.  For more information please visit:

Parking/Camping: Festival ticket prices do not include parking or camping. There are hotels and on-site camping options.  In regards to camping, you can do tent-camping, tent-trailer camping, and RV camping.  Extra vehicles are designated to an overnight parking area which is $5 per day.  For more information about pricing, please visit: