Pre-sale tickets for the World Surf League’s Founders Cup of Surfing have just been released Monday, and the prices give a bit of insight into what a public event with top-tier surfers at the Surf Ranch will cost. (*Note that you’ll need the promo code WSL76 to gain access to the pre-sale tickets on the Eventbrite page).

A one-day-only adult ticket starts at $99, and $80 for groms (children 10 years old and under), plus fees, of course. Weekend tickets for both days are priced at $149 for adult general admission and $120 for groms.

Then there are two top-level ticket options, VIP and The Surf Ranch Experience. The VIP tickets are $499 (plus fees) and the description for what that entails is as follows: “VIP seating for the duration of the Founders' Cup of Surfing (Saturday and Sunday) with: access to VIP lounge areas, free food and beverage (including alcoholic beverages for those of legal drinking age) and a VIP parking pass.”

Kelly Slater showing off the wonders of his creation. Photo: Courtesy of Kenneth Morris/WSL

However, the real draw is The Surf Ranch Experience, which will cost you a cool $9,500 (with $288 in fees). What is The Surf Ranch Experience you ask?

“The Surf Ranch Experience. Don't just watch. Surf. After an entire weekend of watching perfect waves, you'll get your chance to join the very short list of people who have surfed Kelly's creation. The Surf Ranch Experience provides a one-hour surf session in the pool on Monday, May 7. You'll feel like the pros you just spent a weekend watching, with a personalized locker, coaching and professional photography and videography from both land and water. The experience includes full VIP treatment through the event complete with VIP Seating, lounge access, free food and beverage, premium gift bag, parking pass and Tach Palace hotel room for Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights. In addition, you'll get an exclusive invite to the pre-event party and dinner on Friday, and the invite-only concert afterparty on Saturday. Ge ready for the experience of a lifetime. Questions about this package? [email protected]

Purchase tickets on the Founders’ Cup’s Eventbrite page, and don’t forget the promo code: WSL76

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