1. Follow The Light Photography Awards
The 2013 Follow The Light Foundation Awards event. Open to the public and free of charge. Reception begins at 7:00 PM.
When: During VANS US Open of Surfing, reception begins at 7:00PM.
Where: Shorebreak Hotel in Huntington Beach. The Shorebreak Hotel is located at 500 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA 92648, www.shorebreakhotel.com.
When: Tuesday, July 23rd.
2. FREE CONCERTS AT US OPEN OF SURFING
Thursday, July 25 (4 -7 p.m)
- Twin Shadow
- The Faint
Friday, July 26 (4 -7 p.m)
- Matt Costa
- Modest Mouse
Where: Huntington Beach, Vans US Open (House of Vans stage)
3. BAR SCENE AND PARTIES
Favorite places are said to be: Sharkeez/ Hurricanes Bar and Grill/ Perq’s
Sharkeez: 211 Main St Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Hurricane’s bar and grill: 200 Main St #201 Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Perq’s: 117 Main St Huntington Beach, CA 92648
4. SURF FINALS
8:00 a.m: Men’s Quarterfinals (heats 1-4)
10:00-12:00: Men’s/Womens semifinals
12:00-12:35: Women’s final
12:35-1:10: Men’s final
5. SURF MOVIE PREMIERE
TROPICALLY YOURS WORLD PREMIERE – admission is free!
What: Surf movie of the year by TWS’ Dave Malcolm.
When: Thursday July 25th at 8pm.
Where: The Lido Theatre in Newport Beach, California
Who: Conner and Parker Coffin, Dillon Perillo, Matt Meola, Dave Wassel, Oliver Kurtz, Jay Davies, Creed McTaggart, Mitch Coleborn, the Gudauskas bros, Dylan Graves, Pete Devries, Michael Dunphy and many more of your favorite shredders!
6. SKATE AWARDS AT US OPEN OF SURFING
SEMIFINAL/ VAN DOREN INVITATIONAL SKATE: 1:00-2:30 p.m
FINAL/ VAN DOREN INVITATIONAL SKATE: 2:45-3:30 p.m
SKATE AWARDS: 4:10-4:30 p.m
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