The event will feature live and silent auctions of artwork, vacation and spa packages, surf gear, and other luxury items. There will also be an interactive art project and live art installations from Wade Koniakowsky, Sean Dietrich, and Rodney Rodrigo Mccoubrey. Music will be provided by San Diego musicians Tristan Prettyman and Paul Cannon.
Confirmed artists include Amber Irwin, Ana Phelps, Andy Cook, Andy Davis, Angela Jackson, Barbara Davies, Bryan Helfand, Brian Siebert, Chris Wilson, Christe Miller, Christopher Holtwick, Cong Nguyen, Cory Schnitzer, Dale Shimato, Dennis Del Ray, Domenique Grillo, Drako, Eamon Harrington, Elisabeth Sullivan, Elise Nicole, Elizabeth Zaikowski, Elliott Little, Gary Erbeck, Grant Pecoff, Heather Brown, Ingrid Andresen Lindfors, Jack Stricker, Jackson Finn, James Hubbell, James Mangano, Jason Samarin, Jennifer Belote, Joe Vickers, John Corning, John Culqui, Josh Whalen, Julie Goldstein, Kim Kurch, Kelly Cook, Khryztof, Laura Fogg, Laurie Rothrock, Lorrie Blackard, Maia Negre, Maia Walczak, Mariah Cochrane, Michael Slattery, Mike Field, Nathan Gibbs, Nicky Alice, Nicole Boramanand, Nikki Gagliardo, Pamela Knudsen, Patricia Erlers, Pearl Preis, Rich Morrison, Rick Erkneff, Rob Machado, Rob Havassy, Rodney Rodrigo Mccoubrey, Roy Kerckhoffs, Sean Davey, Sean Dietrich, Sean Ruttkay, Skye Walker, Steven Valiere, Sunshine Johnson, Susan Wickstrand, Thayne Yungman, Thomas Ackerman, Tim Bessell, Udo Wahn, Wade Koniakowsky, and Wyland. For a sneak peak at some of the items up for bid this year, check out the Art Gala blog.
We are expecting to sell out again this year, so we encourage you to get your tickets early. Tickets include entrance to the event, food from Paradise Point and Jimbo’s…Naturally, beer from Stone Brewing Co. and wine from Barefoot Wine & Bubbly. Purchase your tickets here!
If you’d like to stay at Paradise Point, they are offering a special rate of $155 for the night. Book through this link or enter “SURF14″ under the Group Code to receive the special rate.
We’re also teaming up with Uber so you can ride with ease to and from the event. To get $20 off your first ride, sign up here or download the app, and enter the promo code “SurfriderGala14″. Uber is an app that allows you to request a ride with the tap of a button. Drivers arrive curbside in just minutes, you can track the arrival of your ride on your phone and payment is charged directly to your credit card.
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