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The Sixth Annual SurfGuitar101 Convention, August 10, 2013

Flyer Title is very pleased to announce The Sixth Annual SurfGuitar101 Convention! Can you believe we are up to number six? Please save the date and share this with everyone! This year we have the best surf bands from the United States, Italy, Australia, and Japan!

The SurfGuitar101 Convention 2013
Saturday, August 10th
The Starting Gate
5052 Katella Ave.
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
Phone: (562) 598-8957
Doors open at 8am, the festivities run from 9am to 8pm.
Cost: $30 at the door

For questions & discussion, see the forum thread.
Facebook event page.


  • SG101 member jam!
  • Surf guitar legend Paul "Mr. Moto" Johnson & Friends!
  • A tribute to the Astronauts!
  • A tribute to the Penetrators!
  • Outerwave (Orange County, CA)!
  • Glasgow Tiki Shakers (LA)!
  • 3 Balls of Fire (Texas)!
  • The Mystery Men? (Georgia)!
  • Aqualads (North Carolina)!
  • The Pyronauts (California)
  • Surfer Joe (Italy)!
  • Martin Cilia & Band (Australia)!
  • El Caminos (Japan)!

As usual we'll have vendors selling surf music, clothing, and more!

Why not schedule a vacation around the convention? Please take note of the following incredible events before and after the convention:

Friday, August 2, 8pm
Martin Cilia
Grand Dell Saloon
1040 Dell Ave
Campbell, CA

Saturday, August 3, 6-9pm
Martin Cilia
KFJC Radio
Los Altos Hills, CA
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Sunday, August 4, 1pm
Martin Cilia
3 Balls of Fire
Forbidden Island
1304 Lincoln Ave
Alameda, CA

Wednesday, August 7, 9pm
Surfer Joe
Martin Cilia
3 Balls of Fire
The Redwood Bar & Grill
316 W 2nd St
Downtown Los Angeles, CA

Thursday, August 8, 8pm
Surfer Joe
Martin Cilia
The Pike
1836 E 4th St
Long Beach, CA

Thursday, August 8, 8pm
The Mystery Men?
The Barkley
1400 Huntington Dr
South Pasadena, CA

Thursday, August 8, 8pm
The El Caminos
The Dynotones
Di Piazzas
5205 E PCH
Long Beach, CA

Friday, August 9, 9pm
Surfer Joe
Martin Cilia
The Purple Orchid
221 Richmod St
El Segundo, CA

Friday, August 9, 9pm
The Mystery Men?
The Secret Samurai
Tin Can Ale House
1863 5th Ave
San Diego, CA

Friday, August 9, 9pm
The Pyronauts
Don The Beachcomber
16278 PCH
Huntington Beach, CA

Saturday, August 10, 9pm
Convention After Party
The Danny Amis All Star Band
The Tequila Worms
Sick Sigma
The Juke Joint
735 N. Anaheim Blvd
Anaheim, CA

Sunday, August 11, 11am
Surfer Joe
Martin Cilia
The Mystery Men?
The Pyronauts
Huntington Beach Pier
Huntingon Beach, CA

Monday, August 12, 9pm
Annual Rhythm N Booze Luau
Surfer Joe
Martin Cilia
7813 Garvey Ave
Rosemead, CA

Coming from out of town or country? Maybe this Google map will help you out!

Need a place to stay? We recommend:

Don's Turf Motel
4732 Katella Avenue,
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
For reservations call (562) 431-6563

And don't forget the following weekend is Tiki Oasis!
Featuring Southern Culture on the Skids, Big Sandy & His Fly Rite Boys, Surfer Joe, Boss Fink, Jason Lee & The RIP-Tides, and much more!

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This story has 4 comments.


Big Thanks to Brian for his help in doing this
News story submission. Hopefully it helps some of
You navigate the festivities.

bigtikidude | 23-Jun-2013 18:47:44 | Flag

So Stoked!!!

Pyronauts | 23-Jun-2013 20:02:26 | Flag

Don's turf motel near the starting gate is
Almost booked up. If yer planning on staying there
I suggest booking soon. (562) 431-6563

bigtikidude | 24-Jun-2013 20:51:01 | Flag

Looking forward to the 6th Annual Convention and so PROUD to be a sponsor again this year! The SURF KING Surfwear:

bobwalk | 14-Jul-2013 13:52:15 | Flag

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