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Doheny Surf Festival

June 19, 2013 10:40 ET

2nd Annual Doheny Surf Festival Presented by Subaru -- a Free Event June 29-30

Surfing, Legends, Vendors, Music, Food Trucks and Fun for All Ages

DANA POINT, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 19, 2013) - It's summer time and the stage is set for another legendary beach party. The Doheny State Beach Interpretive Association (DSBIA) and Utopia Entertainment Inc. are back together to host the second annual Doheny Surf Festival (DSF) June 29 and 30. Presented by Subaru, the festival is free to attendees and profits will be donated to help maintain and support Doheny State Beach.

Replicating last year's inaugural event, Doheny Surf Festival will include all things surf: tandem surfing, legends longboard invitational, current longboard professionals, SUP competition, outrigger canoe races, nose riding exhibitions, environmental education, historical surfing exhibits, kids' activities, vendors, arts and crafts, as well as a convoy of Orange County food trucks and much more.

"The Doheny Surf Festival is a celebration of surf culture and a way of showcasing the important role Doheny has played in the development of surfing here in California," says DSBIA President Bill Brooks. "We are very grateful to have Subaru back this year as well as our official sponsors Hobie Surfboards, City of Dana Point, Kona Brewing Company, Verizon and California State Parks -- they understand the value of preserving our state beach resources now and for generations to come. The best part is that event proceeds are specifically used for this treasured Southern California State Park."

Subaru has returned for its second straight year as the DSF presenting sponsor, their passion and support of environment sustainability awareness is unsurpassed. Tim Murphy, Los Angeles Zone Marketing Manager at Subaru of America, Inc. states, "At Subaru, we are committed to supporting recreation, the environment, the arts, and outdoor active lifestyles. With our sponsorship of the Doheny Surf Festival, we hope that its participants will experience the best that surfing and California State Park beaches have to offer."

This year's surfing activities will combine the old and new era of surfing. On Saturday, June 29, festival attendees will enjoy "Legends of the Longboard Era," The Tyler Warren Invite -- "New School of Traditional Longboarding" and Terry Martin "Sport of Kings Concours d'Elegance."

Saturday's musical entertainment atop the Still Water Stage, located in the Kona Brewing Beer Garden, include the rhythmic sounds of Common Sense, Trevor Green, Aloha Radio, Kevin Miso and other special guests.

On Sunday, June 30, there will be a "'60s Longboard Contest" hosted by the Doheny Longboard Surfing Association and the highly anticipated "Hobie Alter Tandem Invitational." This will be a special event paying homage to Alter and Hobie Surfboards, Southern California's first surf shop which opened in 1954 in Dana Point.

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