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Bliss Talks is an incredible one-day transformational, personal development event that gathers exceptional individuals who are driven by passion, ambition and the aspiration to follow their bliss and achieve their greatest happiness

It’s a gathering of entrepreneurs, artists, business leaders, performers, creatives, innovators who are ready to share their wisdom and inspiration with you. 

Are you hungry to go BIG at your Bliss? Have you learned that just making $ is not enough for a fulfilling and joyful life? Do you know what calls to your heart but not know how to go big with it? Most importantly, are you ready for the next great chapter of your life to begin?

We believe in the wisdom of luminaries such Joseph Campbell, Paulo Coelho and Oprah, to name only a few. We know everyone on Earth has a purpose that is planted in their heart. And we know that the Universe comes to support those who follow their bliss. We’re on a mission to help you live yours to the fullest!

Bliss Talks will set you on an epic journey of self-discovery and the richest and most fulfilling chapter of your life thus far!

At Bliss Talks you’ll be taught and inspired by people who truly live their bliss at the highest levels: 

  • Big Wave Surf Legend Laird Hamilton,

  • UGG Founder Brian Smith,

  • Award-Winning Actor Esai Morales from the Netflix hit show Ozark,

  • Land Speed Work Record Holder Valerie Thompson,

  • Celebrity Chef Devin Alexander,

  • Rock 'n Roll Drum Legend Kenny Aronoff,

SF Giants World Series Winning Coach and musician Tim Flannery,

And the founders and hosts of Bliss Talks,

  • Fox Theatre owner and California’s Small Business Entrepreneur of the Year Eric Lochtefeld

  • Founder and CEO of the Fit Father’s Project Dr. Anthony Balduzzi

  • Best-selling Author and Acclaimed Inspirational Speaker / Comedic Performer Patrick Combs

Don’t miss this incredible day day full with prize giveawayslive performancesaudience gamesthoughtful exercisesprofound wisdomjoyful connection, real tools and enormous inspiration.

It’s time for you to live your most amazing life! So join us and let’s get you going on your Blissness!

To Your Bliss!

Patrick, Anthony, Eric


Tickets are sold on a first-come, first-served General Admission basis. 

* 10% of all ticket sales will be donated towards supporting the dreams of children who are in the foster care system in California.