Surf @Water 2016
Aug
20
Aug 21

Surf @Water 2016

  • Atwater Park

Rain or Shine, Surf @Water will happen!

Join us for the 4th annual event on August 20-21 as we celebrate our lakes, our families, and your first wave! Please note the schedule and location changes this year.

JOIN US SATURDAY NIGHT 8/20 FOR MUSIC, RAFFLE AND SURF FLICKS!

(Event held at Shorewood High School North Gym: 1701 E Capitol Dr, Shorewood, WI 53211)

The evening's event will include traditional music from Ocean Rush, a raffle including a 9'6 custom shaped Colectivo surfboard by Migration surf, a Fyxation Pixel bike and lots of great surf themed swag. We will then screen a great lineup of surf themed short films.

JOIN US SUNDAY 8/21 FOR A DAY AT THE BEACH!

(Event held at Atwater Beach)

Our schedule includes a sunrise paddle session, beach yoga, a beach blessing, surf and SUP relay races, and surf and SUP lessons. Looks like we will have some waves this year! 

Special thanks to Colectivo Coffee Roasters and Lakefront Brewery for supporting this event.

For a schedule of the day's events, click below.

Surfcraft & Draft
Aug
6
6:00 pm18:00

Surfcraft & Draft

  • Draft & Vessel

Join Surfrider-Milwaukee for a special night of craft beer from Enlightened Brewery, local surf
stories, and a celebration of our Great Lake. Bring your Ukulele for an outdoor jam session!

Beach Cleanup
Jul
30
9:00 am09:00

Beach Cleanup

  • Bradford Beach

Join us for a beach sweep and SUP! We will be cleaning up the beach and getting out on the water to enjoy the fruits of our labor. We will have stand up paddleboards -supplied by BIC-but feel free to bring your own gear. Hope to see you all there!

Contained in Water: A surf-themed mixed media art exhibition.
Jul
22
Jul 27

Contained in Water: A surf-themed mixed media art exhibition.

  • Colectivo Coffee

This Great Lakes surf-themed mixed media exhibition will feature the work of Great Lakes surfers and other local environmentalists. Enjoy a glass of beer or wine and help Surfrider-Milwaukee celebrate our greatest resource.

Opening Reception July 22nd, 8-11pm (On display through August 27th

Beach Cleanup
Jun
25
9:00 am09:00

Beach Cleanup

  • Big Bay Park

Join us for a beach sweep and SUP! We will be cleaning up the beach and getting out on the water to enjoy the fruits of our labor. We will have stand up paddleboards -supplied by BIC-but feel free to bring your own gear. Hope to see you all there!

Surfcraft & Draft
Aug
7
6:00 pm18:00

Surfcraft & Draft

  • Draft & Vessel

Join us at Draft & Vessel for a special night of craft beer from Lakefront Brewery, local surf stories, and a celebration of our Great Lakes.  While you're enjoying your brew, meet the Surfrider - Milwaukee crew, buy some raffle tickets, and get a good look at one of this year's marquee raffle items: a custom-shaped, custom-graphic 9'6" Lakefront Brewery surfboard shaped by Tim Folkert of Migration Surf.  If you're lucky, you'll walk home with some surf swag and a Surfrider - Milwaukee membership packet! 

Contained in Water: A Surf Photography Exhibition
Jul
24
8:00 pm20:00

Contained in Water: A Surf Photography Exhibition

  • Colectivo Coffee

Join Surfrider-Milwaukee on July 24th for Contained in Water: a Great Lakes surf photography exhibition at Colectivo in Shorewood. Curated by local photographer John Ruebartsch, this exhibition will feature the work of Kevin Miyazaki, Justin Beckman and other Great Lakes photographers.  Enjoy a glass of wine, check out our silent auction, and help Surfrider-Milwaukee preserve and celebrate our greatest resource – access to clean, fresh water.

This exhibition will be on display through August 24th.

Contained in Water comes to our community thanks to generous support from Colectivo Coffee Roasters and Shorewest Realtor Mary Wright.