International Surfing Day June 20th

International Surfing Day June 20th

WHAT: Get ready to paddle out and celebrate surfing during the 9th Annual International Surfing Day. Observed globally on June 20th International Surfing Day celebrates the sport of surfing and helps raise awareness about issues facing our oceans, waves and beaches.

In addition to giving back by volunteering their time, people can also join or renew their membership to the Surfrider Foundation by participating in a special ISD membership drive.

WHO: Join the Surfrider Foundation’s Huntington/Seal Beach and Newport Beach Chapters and Global Headquarters as they celebrate International Surfing Day with a beach cleanup, surfboard and SUP demos and lessons, yoga, and a “tent world” highlighting a variety of local businesses that lend their continuous support to the Huntington/Seal Beach and Newport Beach Chapters.

Following the afternoon beach session, Zimzala at the Shorebreak Hotel in Huntington Beach will host an ISD Happy Hour for the public to close out the day.

WHEN: Thursday, June 20, 2013
Beach festivities from 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Happy Hour from 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

WHERE: Huntington City Beach
6th Street and Pacific Coast Highway
Huntington Beach, CA 92648

Happy Hour: Zimzala Restaurant at Shorebreak Hotel
500 Pacific Coast Highway
Huntington Beach, CA 92648

MORE: The Surfrider Foundation is a non-profit grassroots organization dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of our world’s oceans, waves and beaches through a powerful activist network. Founded in 1984 by a handful of visionary surfers in Malibu, California, the Surfrider Foundation now maintains over 250,000 supporters, activists and members worldwide. For more information on the Surfrider Foundation, visit www.surfrider.org.

International Surfing Day is a worldwide celebration of the sport of surfing and an opportunity to give back to our coastal environments through various events organized by the Surfrider Foundation. Founded in 2005 by Surfrider Foundation and Surfing Magazine, International Surfing Day has gone from just a handful of local observances in the United States to more than 200 events in 30 countries worldwide. For more information on International Surfing Day, visit www.intlsurfingday.com.

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