Caltopia is recognized as the largest experiential college lifestyle festival in the nation. Created and hosted by Cal Recreational Sports, over 30,000 Cal students and campus supporters will touch, taste and experience the latest products, services and programs from over 100 local and national sponsors and exhibitors. Free admission to the event has helped make Caltopia an annual rite of passage for Cal students and the campus community!


Sunday, August 21, 2016 from 10am - 4pm
Monday, August 22, 2016 from 10am - 4pm
Planet Berkeley Time—otherwise known as PST


UC Berkeley Campus
Recreational Sports Facility
2301 Bancroft Way,
Berkeley, CA 94720


Free! We’re not kidding! Seriously, it’s Free!

Dress Code:

It’s Berkeley, there is no dress code.

What to Bring:

A sense of adventure, enough energy to haul away tons of free stuff, an appetite to sample the Bay Area’s finest cuisine and time to hang out with over 30,000 of your closest friends.

If you're interested in volunteering or performing at the event, or just looking to receive more details, please

Disability Accommodations

For disability accommodation requests and information please contact UC Berkeley Disability Access Services at 643-6456 or go to our website for more information. Please try to make your service request with as much advance notice as possible.