Alex Gray at Pipeline. Photo by Mike Balzer. Gray and Balzer will be honored at the Spyder SurfFest LA Surf awards Saturday at 3 p.m. at the Hermosa pier.
9th Annual Hermosa Historical Society Surf Film Fest
Meet and greet new and past Surfer’s Walk of Fame inductees. View surfboard museum collection, including commemorative boards honoring the 60th Anniversary of Dive N’ Surf and their founders Bob and Bill Meistrell.
Films: “Legends of Surf,” tracing the history of Hermosa Beach surfing, by Chris Miller, Jeff Linatz, Marci Klein and Studio 637.
“Nelscott Reef Big Wave Contest,” featuring highlights from Body Glove team rider Alex Gray’s victory in this months Big Wave Tour contest in Oregon.
Surfboard glassing demonstration: by Sustainable Surf.
Food: Granny’s Kitchen, Tony’s Organic Pizza. Music by Kira Lingman and Hollow Legs.
Date: Friday, April 4, 6:30 p.m.
Cover: $10 or $25 for families.
Location: Hermosa Beach Community Center, 710 Pier Avenue (at the corner of Pacific Coast Highway)
Hermosa Beach Surfer’s Walk of Fame inductions
Walk of Fame Inductees: John McFarlane and Sparky Hudson
Pioneer inductees: Felton Scholes, Dick Meine, Bob Bergstrom, Beecher Anderson, Stu Linder and Warren Miller
Date: Saturday, April 5, 11:30 a.m.
Location: Hermosa Beach Pier Plaza
7th Annual Spyder Surf Fest
Surf vendor booths, live music, fashion show,
3 p.m. LA Surf Awards
Recipients: Alex Gray, Mike Balzer, Ted Robinson and Bob Hurley