LUAU & LONGBOARD INVITATIONAL

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LUAU & LONGBOARD INVITATIONAL

Time: August 21, 2011 from 7am to 3:30pm
Location: Scripps Pier - La Jolla, CA
Street: 8622 Kennel Way
City/Town: La Jolla, CA 92037
Website or Map: http://maps.google.com/maps/p…
Event Type: surfing, for, a, cure, cancer
Organized By: LUAU & LONGBOARD INVITATIONAL
Latest Activity: Jul 22, 2011

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Event Description

…celebrating 18 years surfing for a cure on Sunday,August 21st, 2011.

The day begins at 7 a.m. with the Longboard Invitational at the beach near Scripps Pier (directions). Each company-sponsored team of four is paired up with a longboard legend to compete in the surfing contest. The contest is free to watch. Many come to watch the event, get autographs, and buy souvenirs.

The Luau begins around noon as guests head up to Pawka Green on the campus of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Guests dine on a tropical buffet and will be entertained by live music and traditional Polynesian dancing from the Heali’i's Polynesian Revue

UCSD Longboard Invitational & LuauThe Luau begins around noon as guests head up to Pawka Green on the campus of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Guests dine on a tropical buffet by Waters Fine Catering and will be entertained by two masters of the SURF GUITAR, Paul Johnson and Gil Orr, known as The Duo-Tones, and traditional Polynesian dancing from the Heali’i's Polynesian Revue.

Opportunity drawings and live and silent auctions offer the chance to get one-of-a-kindsurfboards, memorabilia and trips. To close the day, the memorable Rell Sunn Award is presented.

Tentative Schedule of Events

MORNING (Beach near Scripss Pier, DIRECTIONS)
7:00 Longboard Invitational begins
11:15 Polynesian dance presentation on the beach Heali’i's Polynesian Revue
11:30 Conch shell blowing on beach, Luau buffet opens
AFTERNOON (Pawka Green, SIO)
12:00 Island music by The Duo-tones under the tent, Opportunity Drawing and Silent Auctions opens
12:35 Luau dance presentation by Heali’i's
1:05 Chair Welcome by Greg Gorgas & Woodie Perrin
1:10 Remarks by Chancellor Marye Anne Fox
1:15 Presentation of the Rell Sunn “Queen of Makaha” Award
1:20 Message from our title sponsor
1:30 Live Auction begins
2:00 First Silent Auction table closes
2:45 Second Silent Auction table closes
2:50 Active.com and team sponsor recognition
2:55 Thank you from Dr. Dennis Carson, director of Moores UCSD Cancer Center
3:10 Team trophy presentation
3:30 Thank you from the chairs

Thank you to our 2008-2011 Luau & Longboard Invitational’s title sponsor, Pfizer La Jolla.

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