The greatest show on surf! San Clemente Ocean Festival July 20-21 2013

san_clemente_ocean_festival_2013The annual San Clemente Ocean Festival is coming to the Pier area this July 20th an 21st, 2013, when sea athletes come for surf, surf lifesaving, SUP (stand up paddle board), kayak, and other sports like swimming, running, etc and compete in the California Waterman and Waterwoman Championships. Top athletes include former US Olympian Mitch Kahn. 

The annual event also includes activities for the whole family:

  • Classic Woody Cars display
  • Bodysurfing Clinics
  • Free concert on the beach
  • Childrens Fishing Clinic
  • Childrens Fishing Derby
  • Childrens Pavilion: hula dancers, jiu jitsu demonstrations, crafts, face painting, games,
  • Dolphin Dash ( young runners race 4-12)
  • Groms Rule (surf contest ages 14 and under)
  • Ocean Art Show in Parque Del Mar
  • Pancake Breakfast
  • Sand Sculpting Competition
  • Great Rubber Duck Race
Parking and shuttles will be available at San Clemente High School from 6:30am to 8:30 pm ( complimentary). Don't forget, the Metrolink also stops right there at the Pier, what a great excuse to come and check out this event!
Check out the official website for more info: http://www.oceanfestival.org/ 
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Photography by San Clemente Times - 2012.
 
 
 

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