Cantina for the Con 9th Annual Event Finds Support from Raceline Wheels, Falken Tires and Many Other Leaders in the Industry

Cantina for the ConSaturday August 31st – Sunday September 1st – Labor Day Weekend – Loon Lake Spillway

PLACERVILLE, CA   AUGUST 21, 2013:  The 9th Annual Cantina for the Con, who’s proceeds go entirely towards supporting the future of the Rubicon Trail, has always had the support of the Offroad Community, local and far.  Raceline Wheels and Falken Tires have joined for the second year to be the presenting sponsors.  “We really appreciate everything that the Rubicon Trail Foundation does to keep the Rubicon Trail functional so we can come and enjoy it the couple times a year we make it up here,” said Greg Mulkey Raceline Wheels Offroad Brand Manager.  “We came to this event last year and it was an absolute blast!  Really looking forward to seeing everyone again.”

Join offroad Rubicon Trail users, the board of directors and companies from across the country for a weekend of Tacos, Vendor Midway and Activities for the Whole Family.  Additional event sponsors who will also be at the Loon Lake Spillway include RuffStuff Specialties, 4Wheel Parts, Genright Offroad, Metalcloak, Marlin Crawlers, Jaws Gear & Axle, Pitbull Tires, Cal4Wheel, CORVA and local Sacramento radio sponsors 96.9 the Eagle and 98 Rock.

This year, you can win a Rubicon ready Toyota Truck compliments of Dave’z Off Road Performance and Trail-Gear that will be raffled off at the Cantina for the Con.  Tickets are $10.  For more information on the entire truck build go to

The Cantina for the Con is known for it’s amazing tacos and a raffle that has had over $15,000 in prizes to give away to ticket holders!  Participate in this event by donating raffle prizes, purchasing raffle tickets to win, or both.  Along with items from all the above mentioned sponsors, there will also be raffle prizes and displays from Off-Road Jerky, Napier Outdoors, Jeepers Jamboree, Snevey’s Offroad, Inchworm Rock Walkin’ Gear, Varozza 4×4 Outfitters, J&W Jeep, Advance Adapters, Auburn Powersports, Factory UTV, Keith’s Alignment, WFO, Viair, Sierra Smokehouse BBQ, Crown Automotive Sales, Hellfire Fabworks, IH Only North, Reid Racing, All-Pro Offroad, John & Barb Arenz, Race Team Store, NorCal Rock Racing, Sidetracked Offroad, Casper’s Muffler, Talking Threads, ARB USA, Ben’s Paint Supply, Busted Knuckle Films, ADCO Drivelines & Custom Exhaust Systems, Almar Mfg,, Axial, Eagle Radiator & Muffler and more companies always finds their way to the stage by 3pm on Sunday when the raffle starts.

You can purchase raffle tickets from across the country to support the Rubicon Trail Foundation.  Call 888-6-RUBICON to purchase your tickets.  $1 for 1; $10 for 15; $20 for 32; $60 for 100 or $100 for 200.  You do not need to be present to win, but you will be responsible for shipping your winnings. Any and all support helps immensely.

You can join us as a day trip in your car, a campout in your RV or a destination on the trail in your 4×4.  Come to the Loon Lake entrance to the Rubicon Trail on Saturday August 31st or Sunday September 1st.  Enjoy the most talked about Tacos on the Rubicon Trail and the Manufacturers Midway where companies come from all over to enjoy a weekend in the mountains.  Get a Cantina Coupon Book worth Thousands of dollars in savings.  Bring your RC car to use on a competition course, bring your muscles and compete in the log cutting competition, bring your offroad vehicles to explore the trail.  Enjoy the first ever Movie Night on Saturday night and top off your day with Ice Cream.  The raffle is on Sunday, and you do not need to be present to win.

The 501(c)3 Donation helps the Rubicon Trail Foundation meet it’s goals.  Their mission: “To enhance the future health and use of the Rubicon Trail, while ensuring responsible motorized year-round trail access.”  The monetary support goes towards continued monitoring of important legal issues and political involvement at the Local and Federal level.  On trail, the money is used to educate trail users via mid-trail staff, supporting organized work parties and accessing private property for public enjoyment.

Watch for the list of raffle items to grow on To purchase raffle tickets, please call 888-6-RUBICON.  See you on the Rubicon Trail Labor Day Weekend!

The Rubicon Trail Foundation is a federally recognized, non-profit organization dedicated to the future health of the Rubicon Trail.  The Rubicon Trail acts as the support for Rubicon work projects and as a liaison with local government organizations. This support can range from getting approval for projects from the appropriate agencies, to feeding the volunteers, to buying the supplies needed to maintain the trail. We also fight the efforts of others to close or restrict use of the Rubicon Trail System.  All funds raised help to enhance the future health of the Rubicon Trail, while ensuring responsible motorized year-round access.

Our Officers and Directors represent a wide variety of Rubicon Trail users and supports.  These include trail users, land owners, county representatives, manufacturers, and Rubicon event organizers.  For more information on getting involved or supporting the Rubicon Trail Foundation please call us at 1-888-6rubicon or visit our website


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