October 24, 2020 #1 Local News, Forum, Information and Event Source for Venice Beach, California.

Live Clean, Surf Clean- Sept 22nd

From www.SurfRecovery.com:

S. U.R.F. — a new non profit organization created to develop resources for and assist surfers and surf industry employees gain recovery over drug addiction and/or alcoholism — will hold its second benefit to offer scholarships for those in need of sober living arrangements. The benefit will be held at Epoxybox in Venice, CA. (located at 602 Venice Blvd.) on Sept. 22nd, 2007 from 7:00 PM ’til 12:00 AM. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Tickets are available online at www.surfrecovery.org and at Rock’er Board Shop at 12204 Venice Boulevard Mar Vista, CA 90066 (310) 397-8300 or call Jennifer at 310.482.1480.

"live clean surf clean"

The evening will feature musical performances by the critically acclaimed band, Universal Recording artist Astra Heights (www.astraheightsmusic.com) and well known surfer/singer Porno for Pyros’ Peter Di Stefano. The exhibit will include both surf photography and art; featuring the works of legendary photographer/writer/journeyman Jamie Brisick (www.jamiebrisick.com) and artist Robb Havassy (www.havassyart.com) as well as local photographers Aliza Almarez , Charlie Diaz and Jake Colman. All photography on exhibit will be for sale and proceeds will benefit S.U.R.F. Surfer/director Shayne McIntyre will showcase his FUEL TV film series ” On Surfari” (www.fueltv.com) on the outdoor screen and local personality/surfer Solo Scott will MC the event. Free food and drinks (including beer for those 21 and over) will be served. A raffle will be held including a Channel Islands quad fin surfboard, surf gear, two Arbor skateboards, gift certificates and a silent auction will also be held featuring original donated artwork of well-known surf artists Plus much more. Confirmed sponsors thus far are Quiksilver Edition, Echo Malibu, Chocolate Sun, Arbor Skateboards, Karl Strauss Beer, Izze Soda, DaKine, Lusso Labs and Hint Water

– Thanks to Christina for the heads up on this!

Related Posts

Venice Getting Indonesian Restaurant: Westside Food Scene

October 22, 2020

October 22, 2020

Westside Food Scene October 22, 2020 By Kerry Slater New Indonesian Restaurant Opening in Venice A restauranteur has opened an...

Swimmer Abby Bergman is Fourth Person to Cross Santa Monica Bay

October 2, 2020

October 2, 2020

On September 3, Abby Bergman succeeded in swimming solo 27 miles across Santa Monica Bay in 16 hours 25 minutes...

Edify TV: National Women’s Health and Fitness Day!

September 28, 2020

September 28, 2020

September 30th marks National Women’s Health and Fitness Day, Here are a few fun activities to try out in celebration...

COVID-19 Could Have Been in Los Angeles as Early as Last December

September 15, 2020

September 15, 2020

UCLA study reports significant increase in coughs and acute respiratory failure prior to first official cases of COVID-19 By Sam...

Meditation Changed my Brain

September 8, 2020

September 8, 2020

I know the title sounds like something from the National Enquirer. But it’s true. When COVID was first announced and...

UCLA Study Finds Single-Use N95 Respirators Can Be Decontaminated and Used Again

September 1, 2020

September 1, 2020

N95 respirators, which are widely worn by health care workers treating patients with COVID-19 and are designed to be used only once,...

Edify TV: Should Muscle Beach Re-Open?

August 17, 2020

August 17, 2020

The original Muscle Beach in Santa Monica is a local and tourist favorite for working out and people watching, since...

VNC Offers Disapproval of Venice Wave Apartments

July 27, 2020

July 27, 2020 1

July Venice Neighborhood Council recap, part 1 By Angela McGregor The July, 2020 VNC Board Meeting — held via Zoom...

LA County’s Highest Single-Day COVID-19 Case Count Reported

June 29, 2020

June 29, 2020 2

One in every 140 people in the county has the virus and is infectious, say LA County health officials By...

Venice Now Included in Los Angeles Curfew

May 30, 2020

May 30, 2020 1

Protests against the police killing of George Floyd continue By Sam Catanzaro A City of Los Angeles curfew has been...

Los Angeles Parks to Close Easter

April 8, 2020

April 8, 2020 1

Over COVID-19 cases in LA County By Sam Catanzaro The City of Los Angeles is closing all parks for Easter...

Los Angeles Residents Told to Stay Home

March 19, 2020

March 19, 2020

2nd COVID-19 death confirmed By Sam Catanzaro As public health officials confirmed the second death resulting from COVID-19, Los Angeles...

Lawsuit Contends Lawmakers Failing to Protect Homeless Amid COVID-19

March 19, 2020

March 19, 2020

Garcetti announces plan to provide thousands of beds in City rec. centers By Sam Catanzaro As Los Angeles plans to...

Leave a Reply