Dempsey Surf Contest & Ocean Festival
Whether you're a surfer at hear to just enjoy watching competitive surfers in action, don't miss the WiLDCOAST Dempsey Holder Ocean Festival & Surf Contest returning to the Imperial Beach Pier this September. The Dempsey surf contest is an annual tradition that attracts hundreds of surfers and surfing enthusiasts of all ages. It's a great reason to get out to the water and enjoy some beachfront activities during the fall season.The event includes a raffle drawing and a lineup of surf contests for amateur and professional surfers from different age groups, including kids and teens. Several area businesses, including area restaurants and day spas, serve as sponsors for the event.The San Diego Imperial Beach Pier is one of the area's top fishing spots and is one of the most-visited spots in Imperial Beach. It's home to several surf shops where you can meet local surfboard shapers and designers on any given day. You can also spend some time exploring the Surfboard Museum nearby. You won't want to miss the beautiful sunsets and fireworks show during holiday weekends from this pier.Guests of the Pier South Resort enjoy easy access to Imperial Beach Pier, less than a 5-minute walk away. Our luxury property offers gracious accommodations and modern amenities for a relaxing California retreat any time of year. Whether you're in town for the surfing contest or a last-minute weekend getaway, look forward to modern luxuries and a stylish setting at our beachfront resort.
- Start:September 10, 2016
- End:September 10, 2016
- Where: 950 Ocean Ln, Imperial Beach, CA, USA, 91932
- Event Type: Festivals & Fairs
- Ticket Price:N/A