The Vans U.S. Open of Surfing not only brings watermen and waterwomen to Huntington Beach but free movies.
They run 7 -9 p.m. in the amphitheater.
Saturday, July 28: Can’t Steal Our Vibe, which features pro surfers Michael February and the Gudauskas Brothers
Sunday, July 29: Lilo & Stitch
Monday, July 30: The Goonies
Tuesday, July 31: Can’t Steal Our Vibe and Blue Intensity
The amphitheater is in Van Doren Village, which is located in the center of the beach venue. That’s the same area for DIY t-shirt and tote bag customization, photo collaging, poster coloring, live art and surfboard exhibits, table tennis, skateball, ring toss and foosball.
In addition, a variety of artist workshops and free, day-long, family-friendly activities are scheduled. All are free and open to the public. Learn more at VansUSOpenofSurfing.com.
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