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Santa Cruz Surf Film Festival


Fifth Annual

Join us on a journey around the world for the biggest drops, the longest waves, the hairiest wipeouts and the most inspiring surf adventures! 

The Santa Cruz Surf Film Festival returns for its big fifth anniversary edition, running October 5th and 6th at the Rio Theatre. Four entirely different programs of the best new international surf films over two nights - story-driven movies for people who love to ride waves or just watch them. 

Goodie bags and giveaways at each screening, plus the chance to win great raffle prizes as part of your ticket price - including Yeti coolers and gear, O’Neill wetsuits, Kala Ukuleles, a custom Bona Fide wetsuit, SurfEars earplugs, Active Skin Repair for athletes, Pleasure Pizza gift certificates and more! Get your tickets starting August 15th at! A portion of all sales benefits Surfrider Foundation.

Show time: 6:30
Tickets: $16
Advance tickets:
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Earlier Event: October 5
Santa Cruz Surf Film Festival