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Thursday, August 25, 2016

LONG BEACH SET TO HOST UNIQUE PET FESTIVAL ON SAT., OCT. 29, 2016 LONG BEACH, CALIF. - Team MKM, a Southern California-based promoter of unique lifestyle events introduces its latest property, Paws & Schnauze, a spectacular ocean- front pet festival on Saturday, October 29 at Long Beach’s Shoreline Aquatic Park from 10am to 5pm. Paws’ family friendly atmosphere features hourly demonstrations in the PAWformance Arena, DOGtober canine costume contest, craft beer & wine garden, live bands, and gourmet food trucks…

Thursday, July 14, 2016

TASTE OF BREWS CELEBRATES 6TH ANNIVERSARY ON AUGUST 20, 2016; LONG BEACH’S ORIGINAL, AUTHENTIC CRAT BEER FESTIVAL EVOLVES & EXPANDS LONG BEACH, CALIF. - Taste of Brews, Long Beach’s original and authentic craft beer tasting festival, celebrates its 6th anniversary on Saturday, August 20 at Shoreline Aquatic Park with an event record 65-plus local, regional and national craft breweries.  This year’s festival infuses more than 150 styles of micro-brews and hard ciders along with SoCal’s premier mobile restaurants, live bands and an amazing ocean-front venue, all benefiting the Long Beach Marine Institute, a 501(c)3 non-profit…

Monday, July 11, 2016

BLAINE “SUMO” SATO TO ENTER SURFERS’ HALL OF FAME HUNTINGTON BEACH, CALIF. - Blaine Hiroshi “Sumo” Sato, an amazing diver, fisherman, regular charger on the north side and Paster of the H2O Community Church in Huntington Beach is one of three local legends being inducted into the 2016 Surfers’ Hall of Fame…

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

SURFERS’ HALL OF FAME TO HONOR STUSSY, INC. FOUNDER SHAWN STUSSY HUNTINGTON BEACH, CALIF. - Shawn Stussy, who traces his surfing roots to Huntington Beach and whose namesake company Stussy, Inc. went on to become one of the biggest street wear labels of the 1980s and 90s, is among three local legends being inducted into the 2016 Surfers’ Hall of Fame…

Sunday, June 10, 2016

LOCAL LEGENDS RYAN TURNER, SHAWN STUSSY AND BLAINE “SUMO” SATO TO ENTER 2016 SURFERS’ HALL OF FAME ON FRIDAY, JULY 29, 2016 HUNTINGTON BEACH, CALIF. - The Surfers’ Hall of Fame welcomes local legends Ryan Turner, Shawn Stussy and Blaine “Sumo” Sato as its 2016 inductees. Stusyy, who surfed the Huntington Beach Pier in the 1960s and once shaped for Chuck Dent, launched the eponymous Stussy, Inc. in 1980; Ryan Turner is a former captain of the acclaimed Huntington Beach High School Surf Team and perhaps the best unknown surfer and legendary tube rider in the world; and Blaine “Sumo” Sato is an amazing diver, fisherman, regular charger on the north side and Pastor of the H2O Community Church in Huntington Beach…  

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

TOP SURF INDUSTRY BRASS ATTEND HSS GRAN OPENING HUNTINGTON BEACH, CALIF. - Amidst a standing room only crowd of surf industry royalty, city royalty, family, firends and past and present employees, Huntington Surf & Sport celebrated its Grand Opening on Wednesday, May 25 at the corner of PCH and Main Streets in Surf City USA…

Friday, May 13, 2016

HSS ANNOUNCES GRAN OPENING ON MAY 25 AT 8AM; NEXT GENERATION OF PAI FAMILY TAKING THE HELM OF ICONIC STORE HUNTINGTON BEACH, CALIF. - Huntington Surf & Sport has completed a major renovation at its downtown (Main and PCH) location and is set to formally unveil its new look on Wednesday, May 25 at 8am.  There will be special guest speakers, while Aaron Pai along iwth two others will cut three ribbons respresenting the past, present and future of HSS to the surf community, industry, friends and family…

Sunday, December 6, 2015

Huntington Surf and Sport hits new heights as Pierside Pavilion is renamed for the iconic shop. Congrats Pai Family! You can read the whole article on this amazing family here: http://www.latimes.com/socal/weekend/news/tn-wknd-et-1206-surf-and-sport- 20151206-story.html

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

HSS TO ADD CHANNEL ISLANDS, HURLEY AND VOLCOM FLAGSHIP STORES; PIERSIDE PAVILION REBRANDED AS THE HUNTINGTON SURF & SPORT BUILDING  HUNTINGTON BEACH, CALIF. – Huntington Surf & Sport's one-of-a-kind surf shop continues to redefine the specialty retail experience.  Arguably the busiest and most influential surf shop in the world, HSS's downtown Pierside Pavilion location is building a bigger and better Huntington Surf & Sport; one that features Channel Islands, Hurley and Volcom flagship stores along with the largest inventory and best selection of hardgoods in the entire surfing world…

Friday, July 31, 2015

THE SURFERS’ HALL OF FAME WELCOMES GORDON CLARK, CLIFTON JAMES “CJ” HOBGOOD & JOHN DAVIS AS ITS 2015 INDUCTEES HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. – Friday, July 31, 2015 – The Surfers’ Hall of Fame added yet another chapter to its storied history today when it inducted three legendary watermen: Gordon “Grubby” Clark, a visionary surfboard blank manufacturer, Clifton James “CJ” Hobgood, a former world and U.S. Open of Surfing champion and John Davis, the first captain of the Huntington Beach High School Surf Team and local surfing icon.  All three of the new inductees now have their hand and footprints immortalized in cement for the ages in front of Huntington Surf & Sport at the corner of PCH and Main Street…