Signature Events

Huntington Beach hosts a number of annual events and festivals. Find more information on our most popular Signature Events below. We also invite you to browse the full Event Calendar for other events throughout the year.

Cruise of Lights Illuminates Huntington Harbour
Cruise of Lights
December 14-17, 21-23, 2018

The Huntington Harbour Philharmonic Committee is excited to present the 55th annual Cruise of Lights®, a 45-minute narrated boat tour through the sparkling waterways of Huntington Harbour. Learn More

NYE at the beach ILLENIUM
NYE at the Beach with ILLENIUM
December 31, 2018 | 8 PM -1:30 AM

Start 2019 off right at the NYE at the Beach located at Huntington State Beach Learn More

Surf City Splash
Surf City Splash
January 1, 2019

Celebrate the New Year with a dip into the chilly Pacific Ocean. Be sure to wear your bathing suit. No wetsuits - that's cheating! Learn More

Surf City Marathon Start Line
Surf City USA Marathon
February 1-3, 2019

The Surf City USA Marathon is a runner's dream. Taking place on the morning of Superbowl Sunday (the first Sunday in February) the oceanfront course takes you through the best of Huntington Beach. Learn More

Woody Cars in Pier Plaza
Beachcruiser Meet
March 24-25, 2019

March's annual Huntington Beachcruiser Meet in downtown Huntington Beach shows off the close ties between the car and surf cultures. Learn More

Huntington Beach Country Coastal Jam
Coastal Country Jam
April 6, 2019

Country artist Tim McGraw and more will play on the beach. Learn More

Surf City Spotlight