Event Information

SyncroFest is a Syncro Vanagon gathering and campout in the Hollister Hills OHV Park.
Although the event’s primary focus is 4WD Syncros, 2WD Vanagons as well as older Type 2 busses are
welcome to join in on the fun.
It’s about camping, wheeling, and making new friends.

The Dates

Thursday through Sunday, May 2nd – May 5th 2019

The Cost

There are no refunds to the camping or day pass fees, we reserve the right to ask anyone to leave
if they are not following the rules (see rules when registering, they will be posted at the event as well).


$70 Vehicle/Driver

$30 Each Additional Adult (16 and older)



Day Visitors

$10 Adult (16 and Older) Thursday or Friday
$20 Adult (16 and Older) Saturday

No Dogs


The Schedule

5pm - Venue Gates Open


1pm - Caravan to Top of Park - Easy Route

9am - 20-Mile Road Bike Ride Led by SyncroFest Velo
1pm - Glass Installation Demonstration Part 1 by Performance Auto Glass
(Materials Supplied by GoWesty)
2pm - Meal Prep Crew Gathers at Barbecue Area
7pm - Syncro Horseshoes Hosted by Stephan's AutoHaus

8:30am - Charity Pancake Breakfast at Barbecue Area
9:30am - DEADLINE to Sign Up for the Syncro Cup Challenge
9:45am - Syncro Cup Drivers Meeting
Noon - Glass Installation Demonstration Part 2 by Performance Auto Glass
3pm - Show Us Your Best Mod Walkaround Led by Stephan's AutoHaus
Show Off Your Favorite Van Modification
4pm - DEADLINE to Turn In Parts ID and Super Cup Quiz Answer Sheets
4:30pm - Dinner Crew Gathers at Barbecue Area
5:30pm - Raffle Closes
6:30pm - Dinner Is Served
7:30pm Awards and Raffle
9pm - BusLab Party


Head Home, Rest Up for Next Year. Please Clean Up Around Your Campsite.
Have a Safe Trip Home!


SyncroFest is held at Hollister Hills State Vehicular Recreation Area.
This park caters to both four and two wheeled off-road enthusiasts, it has ~24 miles of
off-road trails of varying difficulty, along with some man-made obstacles.
Camping is on-site, there are showers and flush toilets.

Address (approximate)

8446 Cienega Rd

Hollister CA

Directions »


36.762636, -121.40385