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Helen Woodward Animal Center’s Surf Dog Surf-A-Thon 2022

September 18 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm PDT

small dogs wearing Hawaiian shirts and sunglasses

PAWABUNGA! Get excited for the 17th annual Surf Dog Surf-A-Thon Dog Surfing Competition and family-friendly beach day!

The Surf Dog Surf-A-Thon begins at 8 a.m., September 18, 2022 at Del Mar Dog Beach. Spectators are welcome to lounge on the beach and experience 70 surfing dogs compete for “Top Surf Dog.” There will also be interactive vendor booths, a canine costume contest, a dog agility course, music, Kids crafts and summer fun!

You can also help orphan pups by participating in the Surf Dog Costume Contest! Theme- Sporting Greats throughout History.

Get ready for a close up in your favorite “sporting legends” themed costume and strut your stuff at the hottest fashion show in town!

1st and runner up winners of the costume contest will take home something exciting for their pup!

Register to sign up for the Surf Contests, Costume Contest, Fundraiser and to purchase your 2022 Surf Dog Surf-A-Thon t-shirt!

If you’re not a surFUR, you can still support the Center by signing up as a Non-participant Fundraiser, or start a team to get all your friends helping raise vital funds for pets!!

This year’s TOP FUNDRAISERS will receive PAWSOME PRIZES!

Click HERE for more info


September 18
8:00 am - 2:00 pm PDT
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Del Mar Dog Beach
3902 29th St.
Del Mar, CA 92014 United States
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