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Miami Surf Project

The Miami Surf Archive Project will host its official launch party Thursday, March 24 at 7 p.m. at the Miami Beach Botanical Gardens (2000 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach). The event is free and open to the public.

RSVP for the event by sending an email to

The cultural, non-profit organization is dedicated to the preservation, presentation and promotion of surfing in Miami-Dade for the appreciation and education of current and future generations around the world.

The launch party will build awareness of the organization and its mission within the community. Expect a crowd of 200 – 300 individuals from ages ranging from 14 to 70 and all united by their love for surfing. A ticket purchase will be necessary for food ($5-$10), drinks ($4) and raffle entry ($5).

During the event there will be:

  • screening of historic surfing footage
  • slide show of historic surf images
  • display of historically significant surfboards
  • ticketed bar serving beer, wine, liquor and non-alcoholic beverages
  • ticketed menu serving fish tacos and other fare
  • raffle of donated items
  • musical performance by Mike Maytin

The party also serves as a fundraiser for the organization.

Sponsors for the event include:

  • 42Below Vodka
  • Barefoot Wine and Bubbly
  • Kona Beer
  • Jefe’s Original Fish Taco and Burgers
  • Sector 9 Skateboards
  • Skull Candy
  • American Surf Systems
  • Sea Specs
  • Kulcha Shok Muzik
  • Surf Bus
  • Quiksilver
  • Athens Juice Bar
  • F1rst Surf Shop
  • Recon Paddleboards
  • Island Water Sports
  • South Beach Dive and Surf