Boards & Waves Expo lll

“the East Coast’s only consumer expo for
surfers, paddlers, beachgoers & more!”

a special event honoring

Pete Dooley from Natural Art Surfboards


Dick Catri from Catri Surfboards (in memory of)

Mahalo to all of the surfers, paddlers, beachgoers, surfboard shapers,

board builders, foam craftsmen, exhibitors, sponsors, supporters, the Catri family,

Pete & Deb Dooley and everyone who came to support

Boards & Waves Expo III last weekend–June 3 & 4, 2017!


Boards & Waves T-shirt Front

Boards & Waves T-shirt Back

** purchase a limited-edition Boards & Waves Expo III t-shirt**

send $10.00 USD, t-shirt size (M-XXL) and mailing address to:

Boards & Waves Expo III

8501 Astronaut Blvd. #5-297

Cape Canaveral, FL  32920

**sorry only US addresses–no international sales**

Boards & Waves Expo III will feature over 60 exhibits of surfboards, paddle boards, surf & SUP accessories, action sports-related displays, surfboard shaping demos & homemade surfboard contests (sponsored by Millennium Foam), surfboard painting with Samantha Gallo, beach-inspired artists in the “artist alley”, daily product raffles including a Ricky Carroll surfboard, FCS accessory package & Rooker Outdoor cooler and much more.TWO BIG DAYS to touch, feel & learn about the newest & latest surfboard designs, paddle boards, surf & SUP accessories, fin templates, foam blank characteristics and more from the industry´s top surfboard shapers, craftsmen, designers, sales reps, retailers & manufacturers!
“Talk story” with surfboard shapers and board designers to gain insight & knowledge about your board—buy a new surf or SUP board while at the Expo or place your order for a custom shape!This year’s Expo will honor Pete Dooley from Natural Art Surfboards & Dick Catri from Catri Surfboards (in memory of) for their contributions to surfboard shaping and East Coast surfing.

10am-4pm both days

$5.00 donation per day, under 10 free

A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Surfers For Autism (in memory of Dick Catri), the Buddy Pelletier Foundation (on behalf of Pete Dooley) and the Melbourne High Surf Team travel fund.


Boards & Waves Expo III host hotel:

Hilton Melbourne Rialto Place

It’s the closest hotel to the Melbourne Auditorium, and will be offering free shuttle service to/from the Auditorium both days!  On Friday & Saturday nites, there will be an exhibitor/shaper happy hour at the Hilton Melbourne Rialto Place bar area with Boards & Waves Expo III food & drink specials.

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