Spyder x Globe present Strange Rumblings Big Screen Surf Film Freak-Out Friday Night Sept 12th 8pm @ Hermosa Beach Playhouse
Stop by our PCH store this coming Thursday at 7PM for Dane Zaun's new short film, "Things". Shot and cut by longtime friend and filmer Tyler Haft, this video is sure to please! See you guys there!
We are so stoked to host the South Bay stop for Hurley's Surf & Enjoy tour this coming Sunday, June 1st. At 9am we will meet at 28th Street Hermosa Beach to grab some waves with some of Hurley's Surf Team Riders. Afterwords, we will reconviene at our PCH location at 3pm for more fun at the store. Check out the photos and videos from the morning's surf session, enter to win a $350 Hurley shopping spree, get a special gift with any Hurley purchase. See you Sunday!
2461 Pacific Coast Hwy
Hermosa Beach, CA 90254
March 19, 2014
Seventh Annual Spyder Surf Fest 2014 presented by Monster Energy Drink Makes a Splash in Hermosa Beach on April 5
South Bay’s Largest Surf Festival to Honor Surf Industry, Local Businesses and Most influential Names of the Past and Present
Spyder Surf Fest will once again bring together the surf industry’s most prominent brands and surfers to Hermosa Beach on April 5 for a seventh consecutive year. The day will kick off the day with the “Surfers Walk of Fame” induction ceremony at 11:30 a.m. followed by a day of live music, fashion shows, interactive booths, giveaways and new to this year’s Surf Fest line-up - the LA Surf Awards, which will be presented at 3 p.m. at Hermosa Pier Plaza. The Awards will recognize four of the most influential standouts for their accomplishments and contributions to surf history, including Palos Verdes’ pro and “Standout Surfer of the Year” surfer Alex Gray, legendary surf photographer Mike Balzer, short board and longboard champion Ted Robinson who will be honored with the coveted “California ICON” award and Bob Hurley who will accept Hurley’s achievement for “Breakout Brand of the Year.”
“Hermosa Beach is a little rural beach community but it is truly ground zero of surf culture,” said Dennis Jarvis, founder, Spyder Surf Shops. “The South Bay breeds some of the most accomplished surfers and talent the industry has ever known, and it only makes sense to honor and unite those who have played an integral role at Surf Fest. We celebrate and honor the legends of the past and present and intend to continue working with the most influential action sport companies for many years to come.”
The City of Hermosa Beach will commemorate the surf heritage of the South Bay with the induction of two legendary South Bay surfers, John McFarlane and Sparky Hudson to Hermosa Pier’s acclaimed "Surfers Walk of Fame." The newest additions of bronze plaques will become permanent fixtures alongside fellow greats Greg Noll, Dewey Weber, Hap Jacobs, Dale Velzy and many others.
Following the induction ceremony until approximately 7 p.m., Pier Plaza will feature industry booths and musical acts, including 70's Amateur World Champion Mark Levy's band "THE BIXBY DICKS," Fallen Riviera, HOIST the COLORS as well as local favorites Kevin Sousa and Sand Section.
Participating brands of the seventh annual Spyder Surf Fest include presenting sponsor Monster Energy, Sanuk, SUN BUM, Hurley, Billabong, Quiksilver, Volcom, Electric, Rip Curl, Roxy, Toms and many more.
After 7 p.m., festivities will continue into the evening at the official Surf Fest Post Party at Watermans. VIP wristbands will be issued during the day at the restaurant for express entry and food and beverage discounts.
For more information about Spyder Surf Fest 2014 or how to get involved, go to www.spydersurf.com.
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Hermosa Beach - arguably where the surf industry really started! And once again the epicenter for all the best of the surfing world on Saturday April 5th as Pier Plaza becomes Spyder Surf Fest 7 presented by Monster Energy.
5 bands, Fashion show, Autograph Signings, Free Games and Giveaways, Live DJ, and for the first time the LA Surf Awards! It all happens from 12pm to 6pm downtown Hermosa Beach right in front of the Spyder Surf Pier Ave. store.
Check back here for a detailed schedule of bands and other events - or sign up for our email list (bottom of the front page of the website), follow us on instagram or facebook!
The rain delayed the snow by a few hours but once things got going, it was good times for all.
And your Snowboard exhibition best trick winner...
Huge thank you to Monster, Bud Light, Hurley, the Hermosa Beach Chamber of Commerce, all of the downtown businesses and all of our vendors / partners for the support. The community appreciates it as much as we do - and it wouldn't be possible without everybody coming together to make it happen.
Family-friendly snow festival welcomes pros snowboarders, music and 60 tons of manmade snow to “Mount Hermosa”
The third annual Spyder Snow Fest presented by Spyder Surfboards, powered by Monster Energy and Mountain High Resort will descend upon Downtown Hermosa Beach on December 7, where 60 tons of manmade snow will transform Pier Avenue into a Winter Wonderland. The free, family-friendly affair will kick off of the 2013-2014 Snow Season and unite the community and top snow industry brands alike beginning at 12:30 p.m.-3 p.m where kids under 15 will be treated to a one-of-a-kind sledding experience supported by Peace Tea. From 4 p.m.-6:30 p.m., Mountain High pro snowboards will show off their skills in snowboarding demos and exhibitions on “Mount Hermosa,” the stretch between Manhattan Avenue and Hermosa Avenue.
“We are ecstatic about bringing our friends in the industry together for the third annual Spyder Snow Fest and are so thankful for the tremendous support that we’ve received from partners like Mountain High, Monster Energy Drink, industry and beyond to put on this unique event,” said Dennis Jarvis, founder, Spyder Surf Shops. “We also want to thank the City of Hermosa Beach who has had our backs and helped make our dream of bringing the mountains to the beach a reality.”
Using a new Steeper and bigger snow-covered scaffolding that reaches over 27 feet and an assortment of snowboard rails and fun boxes from Mountain High Mountain, the snow will be shaped and sculpted into a snowboard terrain park for pro and amateur riders to compete for the Best Trick award. Celebrity judges will include be emceeing the event. Mountain High pro snowboarders Cory Cronk, Trever Haas and Kyle Lopiccolo will be among the pros who will take center stage in the snowboard demo and exhibitions.
Spyder Snow Fest 3 partners include Monster Energy, Mountain High Resort, Peace Tea and many others who will offer free giveaways, interactive product demos and activities in vendor village such as Burton, Quiksilver, Hurley, Electric, Globe, Sector Nine, Matix, DVS, Oakley, Volcom, Billabong, Arbor, Spy Roxy, Soul, Skull Candy, Mophie and more. Spyder would also like to thank the City of Hermosa Beach, Hermosa Beach Fire Department and Watermans Hermosa Beach for their support for the last three years. Following the events of the day, Watermans will also host the official post-Spyder Snow Fest party.
Additional details for the event will be posted on www.spydersurf.com and Spyder Surfboards Facebook page.
About Spyder Surfboards
Since 1983, SPYDER surfboards has enjoyed nearly 30 years of success in their hometown of Hermosa Beach. What Dennis Jarvis started as a single 850 sq. ft. retail store/surfboard factory on the corner of PCH and Artesia has grown to a 7,000 sq. ft. surf, skate and snow mecca. In 1997, Spyder Surf added a second 7,000 sq ft. location packed full of the best surfing fashions available at downtown Hermosa Beach’s Pier. To date, some of the very best surfers in the world, from recent World Champions to pioneering legends have ridden or continue to ride Spyder Surfboards. www.spydersurf.com
Here's a sneak peek at some forthcoming gear from our SPYDERSURFxMURKLURKS collection.. Look out for it!
In the meantime read more about our guest designer in the October Issue of BEACH Magazine.