Contests and Prizes


You get tickets, we pull tickets; if they match, you get a prize!

Cool stuff like:

  • Raspberry Pis

  • L33t Hacker publications

  • H4ck3r h4rdw4r3

  • and so much more....

Raffle is drawn at the after party You must be present to win.

Escape Room: SecureIT!

Foundational-concept storyline centering on identifying and securing policy violations in the workplace.


    • Global conglomerate, Gizmo, is mounting a company-wide search and secure campaign called "SecureIT!" to identify security violations and look into a possible data breach. Leadership has tasked a brilliant team of investigators to identify and contain that risk. You are that team.

You must reserve your spot! Click here to reserve your time. You must have a BSidesSD ticket to participate.

Capture the flag (CTFs)

Main CTF

Brought to you by @_r00k_

It will be something really fun

Wireless CTF

Brought to you by @Dataclast

The Secureworks Wireless Capture the Flag (wCTF), is an hacking competition where teams and individuals compete to break into wireless networks and locate rogue access points. Each challenge leverages weaknesses commonly found in wireless networks (including end users). Be prepared to compromise every type of wireless security from WEP to WPA2-Enterprise. The Secureworks wCTF is meant to introduce participants to a number of different techniques and concepts used during wireless penetration testing. Contestants are free to use their own radio equipment but Secureworks also provides self-contained hardware and radios that can be used by anyone with a laptop. The difficulty of the challenges ranges from easy to hard so as to be accessible to players with various skill levels.

Guilds (Villages)

Chill Out

A dedicated area with chill music, and chill chairs to chill out with some chill people.

Tamper Evident

Tamper-evident refers to a physical security technology that provides evidence of tampering (access, damage, repair, or replacement) to determine authenticity or integrity of a container or object(s)


Provides expertise on information to help your Career!
Help getting into security
Resume reviews
Great talks
Career advice

Hardware Guild

Hardware hacking may occur: make and break for fun and awesome. Some of the activities available will be:
Single board computer fun
Learn to solder
Reverse engineering hardware
Open tutorial forum


Pick, bypass, hack and crack all things physical security


Speaking/whiteboard conversations for college educators and teachers

Food Options


Monster Crafts Gourmet Food Truck

Offers hand crafted burgers, tacos and seafood. Our Burgers are made of 100% all natural beef, free of steroids or growth hormones. Our beef is ground in house daily to insure quality and freshness. Our signature patties are 6 oz. and are a blend of chuck, brisket, and short-rib, cooked to a medium temperature of 155 degrees, served on a local artisan bun

5 Minute Walking

Adrian's Surf and Turf Grill

Yelp Rating: 5 Stars

Made to order breakfast, lunch and dinner. Skewers, sandwiches, salads, soup, tacos and turf plates. Sizzling steak platter for dinner.

Coffee Bean Tea & Leaf

Yelp Rating: 3.5 Stars


Yelp Rating: 4 Stars

Chinese and Sushi menus

Harvest Taco Shop

Yelp Rating: 4 Stars

Mexican food, taco shop


Yelp Rating: 4.5 Stars

Japanese, Sushi Bar

La Miche Kabobgee

Yelp Rating: 4.5 Stars

Ethnic Lebanese Cuisine

Palominos Mexican & Seafood

Yelp Rating: 3.5 Stars

Mexican and Seafood

Poke One N Half

Yelp Rating: 4.5 Stars

Poki (or Poke), a Hawaiian delicacy, is a delicious salad bowl served with fresh seafood and a variety of ingredients. Poke in the Hawaiian language literally means “to cut or slice”. Here at POKI ONE N HALF, We offer you four of bases, seven types of seafood and over ten types of toppings and various sauces to choose from. We will help you to find that ONE perfect combination to satisfy your taste buds! We promise the highest quality and the freshest ingredients to bring you the best Poki experience.


Yelp Rating: 3 Stars