Family Fun at the

gaucho festival


Come for the Run, stay for the Fun!

The Entire Community is Invited

Admission is Free, Complimentary Parking

Saturday, April 28th, 9:00am-3:00pm

UC Santa Barbara Campus

Gaucho Gallop

The Gaucho Gallop is back and features a 5K (3.1 mile option) as well as the Kid's Mile (ages 10 and under).  $20 for youth (ages 11-18) and free for 10 and under.  Fee waivers are available, contact with questions. Register online at

Kids Zone

Choose from a multitude of engaging activities for the whole family including a 26 foot climbing tower, earthquake simulations, the UCSB Brainiacs, bouncehouse, liquid nitrogen ice cream, LEGO Robots, Physics Circus, The REEF and much more!


All youth participating in the Gaucho Gallop and/or Kids Zone will need to have a parent/guardian complete a waiver.  Coming to the Festival without a parent?  Be sure to print out and have your parent sign the waiver. Contact us at to obtain a waiver (available in both english and spanish).