Ski & snowboard swaps and expos can be a great way to kick off the ski season and gear up on a budget. In some cases, you can even sell your used clothing and gear! Online options to sell/buy include eBay, Craigslist and SidelineSwap (although we don’t recommend buying skis, snowboards, boots or bindings online second-hand due to sizing and safety issues).

Check the “more info”  tab to get details of each show to specify what they offer. Please be advised that some swaps and expos charge admission and some only sell new equipment at discounted prices.

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA

Danville: San Ramon Valley High School Ski Swap
October 20, 2018
Hours: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
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Marin: Demo Sport
October 20-21, 2018
Hours: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
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Sacramento: Ski & Snowboard Club Annual Ski Swap
October 21, 2018
Hours: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
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San Francisco: Pier 35
Snowbomb Ski & Board Festival
November 2-4, 2018
Hours: Friday: 6:00-9:00 pm, retail only – no exhibition; Saturday/Sunday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
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Santa Clara: County Fairgrounds
Snowbomb Ski & Board Festival
November 9-11, 2018
Hours: Friday 6:00-9:00 pm, retail only – no exhibition; Saturday/Sunday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
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San Mateo: Helm of Sun Valley
November 10-11, 2018
Hours: Saturday 10 am – 5:00 pm; Sunday 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
333 N Amphlett, Blvd, San Mateo, CA 94401 650-344-2711
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Sacramento: Cal Expo Center
Snowbomb Ski & Board Festival

November 16-18, 2018
Hours: Friday 6:00-9:00 pm, retail only – no exhibition; Saturday/Sunday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
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San Mateo: Helm of Sun Valley
November 17-18, 2018
Hours: Saturday 10 am – 5:00 pm; Sunday 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
333 N Amphlett, Blvd, San Mateo, CA 94401 650-344-2711
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SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

Encinitas: Hansen’s Annual Ski Swap
November 3-4, 2018
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Del Mar: SnowJam Ski & Snowboard Expo
November 9-11, 2018
Hours: Friday 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm, Saturday/Sunday 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
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Los Angeles: Ski Dazzle Show Los Angeles Convention Center
November 16-18, 2018
Hours: Friday 3:00 pm – 11:00 pm, Saturday 11:00 am – 10:00 pm, Sunday 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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Don’t miss out on the upcoming ski and snowboard season with Blue Angel Snow. Check us out for more info on our ski and snowboard camps for kids at Sierra in the Lake Tahoe area and at Mountain High in Southern California.

Note: This list is compiled to the best of our knowledge. Please feel free to email us or comment with any updates on swaps or expos that we may have overlooked.