Van's US Open of Surfing

July 27, 2019 - August 4, 2019

The Vans US Open of Surfing is the world's largest surf competition and lifestyle festival. Each summer, over half a million people cruise the sand on the south side of the Huntington Beach Pier for nine free fun-filled days. Watch as the best surfers in the world compete for one of the largest prize purses in the industry at this annual World Surf League qualifier. The Men's Surfing line up can be found here. 

In addition to surfing, the event includes world-class skateboarding and BMX competitions, movie premieres, retail and art exhibitions, and product demos and samples from your favorite action sport industry brands, including title sponsor Vans. The Vans BMX Pro Cup riders line up can be found here. 

The U.S. Open of Surfing Schedule can be found here.


Huntington Beach Pier
Main Street & Pacific Coast Highway
Huntington Beach, CA, 92648
*South of the Pier, in front of Duke's Huntington Beach

Where to Stay

Photo Credits: Ryan Longnecker

Maps & Parking Lots :


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Main Promenade Parking Structure

This 830-space parking and retail structure is located on the east side of Main Street between Walnut and Olive Streets. Validations are available at participating downtown merchants. Holiday and special event rates are effective May 1 through Labor Day each year. Parking after 9:00 pm is $5.00 flat rate and no validations are accepted. Parking rates listed below:

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Main Promenade Parking Structure Rates Cost
First 30 minutes (included as part of the first hour) No Charge
Up to 2 hours $1.00 per hour
After 2 hours $1.00 each 20 minutes
Maximum Daily Rate - Non-Peak $15.00
Evening rate (after 9:00 pm) Flat Rate $5.00
Fourth of July - Flat Rate $27.00
Maximum Daily Rate - Peak (Memorial Day thru Labor Day) $17.00
Maximum Daily Rate - Peak Season Holidays and Events Memorial Weekend / Labor Day Weekend / U.S. Open / AVP $20.00

Strand Parking Structure

Located at 155 Fifth Street with entrance off of Sixth Street. Operating hours are from 9am - midnight. For further information, phone LAZ Parking at (714) 536-4600. The Municipal Beach/Main Promenade Parking Structure parking pass is Not Accepted at the Strand Parking Structure.

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Strand Parking Rates: May 16 - September 14

First 2 hours or less $2.00
Each 20 minutes thereafter $3.00
Daily Maximum $20.00

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Pierside Pavilion Parking

Pierside Pavilion parking garage in Huntington Beach near the bustling Main Street shopping and dining area is contained in a commercial building with restaurants, shops, offices and an elevator. There is one entrance to the car park area of the building on Walnut near Main Street. 

Pierside Pavilion Parking Rates

July 23rd - July 24th: $25 all day
Weekly Rate: $20 all day | $1.25 per 15 mins
July 30th - July 31st: $35 all day
Complimentary valet services will be provided on the weekends.

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Downtown Metered Parking: Rate is $1.50 per hour, 2 hour max in Downtown Business Area;  Enforcement Hours are 6am - Midnight

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US Open of Surfing

2018 Men Surf Competitors 

  1. Kolohe Andino- 24 years old, San Clemente, California, USA
  2. Keanu Asing- 25 years old, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii
  3. Willian Cardoso- 32 years old, Balneario Camboriu, Santa Catarina, Brazil
  4. Wade Carmichael - 25 years old, Gosford, Central Coast NSW Australia
  5. Conner Coffin - 24 years old, Santa Barbara, California, USA
  6. Griffin Colapinto - 19 years old, San Clemente, California, USA
  7. Adriano de Souza - 31 years old, Guarujá, São Paulo, Brazil
  8. Yago Dora - 22 years old, Florianopolis, Brazil 
  9. Joan Duru - 29 years old, Bayonne, France
  10. Michael February - 25 years old - Cape Town, South Africa
  11. Italo Ferreira - 24 years old - Baía Formosa, Brazil
  12. Jeremy Flores - 30 years old - Reunion Island, France
  13. Ian Gouveia - 25 years old, Recife, Brazil 
  14. Patrick Guadauskas - 32 years old, La Jolla, California, USA
  15. Tomas Hermes - 31 years old, Barra Velha, Santa Catarina, Brazil 
  16. Kanoa Igarashi - 20 years old, Huntington Beach, USA
  17. Ezekiel Lau - 24 years old, Honolulu, Hawaii
  18. Jesse Mendes - 25 years old, Guaruja, Sao Paulo, Brazil
  19. Frederico Morais - 26 years old, Cascais, Portugal 
  20. Connor O'Leary - 24 years old, Cronulla, Australia 
  21. Michael Rodrigues - 23 years old, Florianopolis
  22. Filipe Toldeo - 23 years old, Ubatuba, Sao Paulo, Brazil
  23. Matt Wilkinson - 29 years old, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  24. Sebastian Zietz - 30 years old, Kilauea, Hawaii



  1. Larry Edgar - 25 years old, Corona, California USA
  2. Sergio Layos - 33 years old, Madrid, Spain 
  3. Kevin Peraza - 23 years old, Tuscon, Arizona, USA
  4. Pat Casey - 24 years old, Placentia, California USA
  5. Matt Cordova - 27 years old, Longmont, CO USA
  6. Dennis Enarson - 27 years old, San Diego, California USA
  7. Chase Hawk - 31 years old, Austin, Texas USA
  8. Corey Walsh - 23 years old, Ayr, Ontario 
  9. Jason Watts - 25 years old, Brisbane, Queensland
  10. Gary Young - 35 years old, San Diego, California USA

Information sourced from Vans.

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