Monday, November 30, 2009

30th Annual OB Holiday Parade!

Happy Holidays Ocean Beach!

Get in the Holiday spirit this Saturday, December 5, 2009 at the Ocean Beach Holiday Parade! The days festivities include the Kids Fun Zone located in the OB Pier Parking lot, featuring live music from The Blonde Brothers, Ocean Beach Surf and Skate Holiday Skate Jam and Contest, boxing demos, food, vendor booths and much more! The Kids Fun Zone will be held from7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. and at 5:05 p.m. "OB Time", the 30th Annual OB Holiday Parade will kick off. The parade route covers the 4800 - 5000 blocks of Newport Avenue. Come early to stake your spots because this is one crowded night in OB. Hope to see you all there!

Friday, November 13, 2009

Thankgiving Week Baja Surf Adventure

Whether your staying in town or visiting family this Thanksgiving, Ocean Experience is offering a unique, all-inclusive Thanksgiving Baja Adventure that you’ll keep with you forever. Our point break surf ranch features full accommodations with hot showers, clean lodging, round trip transportation (including airport pick-up and drop-off) and delicious meals at Baja Surf Adventure’s safe and secure location. Ocean Experience will customize an instructional curriculum and trip itinerary as well as provide guided tours and side trips for all groups. Our experienced staff will show you to the best surfing, kayaking, fishing and snorkeling Baja has to offer.

Join us for our comprehensive ocean-training program and enjoy a cross-cultural surf experience, Baja style. Increase your Ocean Experience today!

Trips Includes
Surfboards, kayaks, wetsuits, all lodging, hot showers and clean bathrooms, all instruction delicious healthy meals and drinks*, T-shirt and Trip DVD, and Safe secure facilities. *Restaurant means during travel days not included
Trip Dates
3-Day Trip:    Friday - Sunday, November 27 -29, 2009
5-Day Trip:    Monday - Friday, November 23 - 27, 2009  
7-Day Trip:    Monday - Sunday, November 23-29, 2009
Trip Rates
3-Day Trip: $475 p/person
5-Day Trip  $795 p/person
7-Day Trip  $1,115 p/person

Ocean Beach Surf & Skate Turkey Bowl and Parking Lot Sale

Ocean Beach Surf & Skate would like to give thanks to you this Thanksgiving! Gobble up great savings and grub at the OBSS Turkey Bowl and Parking Lot Sale on Sunday, November 29, 2009 from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. This surf and skate expo will feature exclusive sale booths from various Ocean Beach Surf & Skate vendors including ERGO, World Industries, Splaff, Seedless and many more, as well as great grub grilled to perfection by OB locals. Festival goers will also groove to great tunes from talented artists such as the incredibly talented and young, The Blonde Brothers, rock band Border Town Bust and the indie/roots bands, Field Trip and Drout. That's  not all though; Ocean Beach Surf & Skate will also have a full ramp set-up and open skate sessions through out the day with live demos from World Industries skate team. Black Friday doesn’t have anything on this blow-out, parking lot sale! Stop by for a fun day stuffed full with exclusive savings, great music, skateboard demos and tasty treats!

Band Schedule:
Border Town Bust           10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Field Trip                       12:15 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
The Blonde Brothers         2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Drout                              3:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Thursday, November 12, 2009

Professional Longboard Championships this Weekend!

Check out the most talented men and women longboarders hang ten this weekend at the 2009 Professional Longboard Assciation Pro Championships! Held at the Oceanside Pier on Saturday, November 14th through Sunday, November 15th, this will be the final event of the five stop PLA tour and they will be naming the PLA Pro Tour winner on Sunday. Also included in this two-day event will be the PLA Surf Expo, featuring food, vendor booths and stages with great live performances from talented San Diego Bands. That's not all though! In conjunction with the PLA Pro Championships will be the 5 mile, stand up paddle board race, held on Sunday at 11:00 a.m. Don't miss this opportunity to witness the final days of this huge longboard championship and stop by the Ocean Beach Surf and Skate and Ocean Experience booth for some free swag and Indo Board fun! The PLA Expo will be open on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and on Sunday from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.