KVEN (1450 AM) is a sports radio station licensed to Ventura, California. It is owned by Cumulus Media.Its broadcasting power is a constant 1 kW to be heard in nearby Santa Barbara. On a clear day, KVEN's signal can be heard as far south as Los Angeles, and well north of Santa Barbara all the way to Salinas. KVEN's signal was caught in Bakersfield, Fresno and Riverside, albeit mostly on car radios. KVEN was affiliated with ABC Radio's The True Oldies Channel since June 23, 2008. On February 1, 2011 KVEN changed their format to sports, with programming from ESPN Radio.