Saturday Morning Ceremony
Aug
4
5:30 AM05:30

Saturday Morning Ceremony

SUNRISE PADDLE OUT

5:30am- 7:00am

There's no better way to start your day - bring your board and meet us on the beach at 5:30.  At 5:45 we'll paddle out and celebrate the sun!

BEACH BLESSING

7:00am- 7:15am

Join us on the beach for contemplation, discussion, and freshwater fellowship.  Morning Ceremony Coffee and pastries will be provided by our friends at Colectivo Coffee.

BEACH YOGA

7:15am- 8:15am

Shorewood resident and yoga instructor, Annie Melchior will be leading this year's Surf @Water's morning yoga session. This provides a great entry to a day of celebration, reflection and yes, relaxation.

BEACH CLEANUP

8:30am- 9:30am

Let's all do our part to leave the beach better than we found it! Join us as we clear our beach of unwanted trash and debris. Surfrider MKE will provide the bags.

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Saturday Daytime Events
Aug
4
5:00 PM17:00

Saturday Daytime Events

SURF AND SUP LESSONS

12:00pm - 5:00pm

Surfrider MKE is ready to teach you and your young ones to surf or standup paddleboard!  Sign up, suit up, and get in the water! Teams of surf and SUP instructors will be available from 1:00-5:00pm. Boards provided by Lake Effect Surf Shop. Be sure to sign up for lessons  at the tent at the bottom of the stairs.

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Saturday Evening Events
Aug
4
5:30 PM17:30

Saturday Evening Events

PICNIC ON THE LAWN

5:30pm- 8:00pm

After a day at the beach, we will have worked up an appetite, so head up the stairs with your picnic, or grab some delicious food from Tasty Cafe food truck.

MUSIC FROM OCEAN RUSH

6:00pm- 7:00pm

Grab your beach blanket, or your folding folding chairs, and enjoy authentic Hawaiian music performed by Ocean Rush. 

SURF @WATER BOARDSWAP

6:00pm - 8:00pm

The board swap is open to veteran surfers, newbies, and anyone curious about our thriving local surf scene! Bring old and new boards to buy, sell, trade or display. Share surf stories and get stoked for our upcoming fall surf season.

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Saturday Night Surf Camp
Aug
19
to Aug 20

Saturday Night Surf Camp

Surf Camp 2017!  After the films, follow the fun to Camp Bar in Shorewood! Join Surfrider MKE and Camp Bar for Mai Tais on the new deck: We've got live Hawaiian music from Ocean Rush, a surf swag raffle giveaway (including a custom-shaped, 9'6" Lakefront Brewery surfboard), and John's killer Mai Tais! Pull over at the tiki torches on Oakland Ave - this will be a fun night for a great cause! 

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Saturday Evening Events
Aug
19
6:00 PM18:00

Saturday Evening Events

MUSIC FROM OCEAN RUSH

6:00- 7:00pm

Bring your beach blanket, or grab some folding chairs, and enjoy authentic Hawaiian music performed by Ocean Rush.  

SURFBOARD & FYXATION BIKE RAFFLE

7:30- 8:00pm

Don't miss out on your chance to win plenty of surf swag, dinner at local restaurants, or one of our marquee items: a street ready, sweetly styled Pixel bike from Milwaukee's own Fyxation Bicycles or a 9'6" custom-shaped, custom-graphic surfboard shaped by Tim Folkert of Migration Surf . 

Special thanks to our friends at Lakefront Brewery and Colectivo Coffee Roasters for sponsoring our surfboard raffle this year.

HAWAIIAN BLESSING FROM OCEAN RUSH

8:00- 8:10pm

As the sun sets on the bluff, Ocean Rush will perform a traditional Hawaiian blessing.  

FEATURE FILMS

8:15- 10:00pm

We have an excellent and eclectic lineup of films this year. You can check out the full details of the films HERE!

  1. Three Stones from the Sun by Sebastien Zanella
  2. Fish People: A Film About Lives Transformed by the Sea by Keith Malloy
  3. Proximity by Taylor Steele

 

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Saturday Daytime Events
Aug
19
11:00 AM11:00

Saturday Daytime Events

Surf @Water Boardswap

11:00am - 1:00pm

Since our inaugural board swap on August 3rd was such a success, we decided to hold another swap during this year's Surf @Water. The board swap is open to veteran surfers, newbies, and anyone curious about our thriving local surf scene! Bring old and new boards to buy, sell, trade or display. Share surf stories and get stoked for our upcoming fall surf season.

BELAIR CANTINA SURF AND SUP COMPETITION

1:00- 2:30pm

Our 2nd annual BelAir Cantina Surf and Standup Paddleboard Board Relay Race is going to kick up the energy on the beach. Bring your own, or grab a surfboard or SUP provided by EOS Surf Shop, and join us for what is shaping up to be an exciting event!

SURF AND SUP LESSONS

4:00pm - 7:00pm

Surfrider MKE is ready to teach you and your young ones to surf or standup paddleboard!  Sign up, suit up, and get in the water! Teams of surf and SUP instructors will be available from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. Boards provided by Lake Effect Surf Shop.

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Saturday Morning Ceremony
Aug
19
5:30 AM05:30

Saturday Morning Ceremony

SUNRISE PADDLE OUT

5:30- 7:00am

There's no better way to start your day - bring your board and meet us on the beach at 5:30.  At 5:45 we'll paddle out and celebrate the sun!

BEACH BLESSING

7:00- 7:15am

Join us on the beach for contemplation, discussion, and freshwater fellowship.  Morning Ceremony Coffee and pastries will be provided by our friends at Colectivo Coffee.

BEACH YOGA

7:15- 8:15am

Shorewood resident and yoga instructor, Annie Melchior will be leading this year's Surf @Water's morning yoga session. This provides a great entry to a day of celebration, reflection and yes, relaxation.

BEACH CLEANUP

8:30- 9:30am

Let's all do our part to leave the beach better than we found it! Join us as we clear our beach of unwanted trash and debris. Surfrider MKE will provide the bags.

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