Pups & Sups Surfing Contest
Friday - Saturday, September 27 - 28, 2019 | See below for times at Guy Harvey Resort
Guy Harvey Outpost Resort on St. Augustine Beach is hosting a weekend full of fun at the beach with several Pups & Sups events on Friday and Saturday, September 27 and 28, 2019, featuring the "Hang 20" surf competition, a pet costume contest, and a Yappy Hour — all for the pups, and all to benefit K9s for Warriors.
On Friday, September 27, the event kicks off at 5:00 p.m. with a Meet and Greet Yappy Hour and Costume Contest. Everyone is invited, with or without their animals, for cocktails and kibble at Santiago's Florida Kitchen & Craft Bar at the Guy Harvey Resort. This is a chance to meet other competitors and register for the surf contest the next day. The Costume Contest ($10.00 donation to enter) is themed for doggy pirates and mermaids and will begin at 7:00 p.m. on Friday.
On Saturday, September 28, the "Hang 20" Pups and Sups surfing competition will be held on the beach at the Guy Harvey Outpost Resort. Check-in will begin at 8:00 a.m., and the Hang 20 competition will take place from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. The donation to enter is $20.00 through June 30, 2019, and $35.00 thereafter. Complimentary boards will be provided by the Surf Station for those who have registered. There are three weight divisions: large dogs (51+ lbs.), medium dogs (21 lbs. - 50 lbs.), and small dogs (20 lbs. and under). No experience is necessary, just a life jacket for any dog on a board.
Spectators can also enjoy a beachfront Surf Village, with vendor tents and activities, from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. The Awards Presentation for the Hang 20 winners will begin at 11:30 a.m.
K9s for Warriors is a not-for-profit organization that provides service animals to veterans and returning military personnel.
Those who wish to register may do so at Surf Station (located at 1020 Anastasia Blvd) or visit here.
Admission: The event is free for spectators, but donations for K9s for Warriors are happily accepted. The fee is $10.00 to enter the Costume Contest, and for those who wish to join the surfing competition, registration is $20.00 through June 30, 2019, and $35.00 thereafter. Visit here to register online.
When: The events begins on Friday, September 27, 2019, with a Yappy Happy Hour and Costume Contest from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. The Hang 20 Surf Competition and Awards Presentation are from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon on Saturday, September 28, 2019. Those who wish to "paw-ticipate" may check in starting at 8:00 a.m.
Where: The Guy Harvey Outpost Resort is located at 860 A1A Beach Blvd in St. Augustine Beach, FL 32080.
For more information about this event, please visit here.