Food, beer, and prizes will shape Windansea Surf Club’s 50th anniversary celebration.

Windansea Surf Club Team 2012. Photo courtesy of

The California Surf Museum (CSM) is hosting an event to celebrate legendary Windansea Surf Club’s (WSC) 50th anniversary. The event costs $65 for CSM and WSC members, and $90 for the public. VIP packages are also available. Tickets can be purchased online from CSM’s website, or by calling (760) 721-8276.

Press Release:

The California Surf Museum proudly invites you to join us in celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the now storied and legendary Windansea Surf Club during our 6th Annual Gala Fundraiser, Saturday, June 8th, 2013, from 5:00-10:00 p.m.

Windansea, a name synonymous with the California surf and beach lifestyle. Just saying the name conjures up an immediate romantic image of the idyllic, laid-back, fun in the sun and healthy lifestyle enjoyed by beach goers and wave riders everywhere.

Set to the backbeat ambience of live entertainment, guests that evening will partake in and savor delicious food from Rubio‘s and other fine restaurants. Beverage offerings from Kona Brewing Company and Mattucci’s Wine will be available as well as non-alcoholic choices. Be among the first to view and enjoy as CSM unveils their latest spectacular feature exhibit: “The Magic of Windansea: Five Decades of Capers, Shapers & Stories of California's Legendary Surf Club”. You’ll marvel at the amazing wealth of vintage surfboards, historic never before seen photos, artifacts and more while mingling and “talking story” with original as well as current Windansea Surf Club members and legends.

There will be both silent and live auction opportunities for guests to win literally dozens of fabulous prizes including custom “shaped for this event” surfboards, an Escape Campervans getaway, Mattuccis Wine, a Hornblower cruise, artwork, surf photography, Sycuan golf and dinner, lifestyle getaway packages, restaurant gift certificates and so much more. Be sure to enter the raffle for the custom made Skip Frye surfboard that Skip shaped and autographed along with other legendary WSC members exclusively for this historic event and gathering.

Ocean and beach lovers worldwide are still buzzing about last year’s Gala and anticipating another unforgettable evening Saturday, June 8th, during the California Surf Museums primary fundraiser Gala. You don’t want to miss it! A Windansea celebration of this magnitude won’t happen again for another 50 years.

Ticket prices are $65 for CSM and WSC club members, $90 for non-members, and $1,000 for VIP package for up to 10 people.

Tickets on sale now! Call CSM at (760) 721-8276 or buy online at All tickets are Will Call. Please RSVP by June 1. The California Surf Museum is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization