Why Choose Huntington Beach

The Right Place. Right Here.

Huntington Beach is located along the Southern California coastline in Orange County, just 35 miles south of Los Angeles. Our beautiful year-round weather offers the perfect setting for your next meeting, conference or incentive.

Fortunately for your attendees, staying at the most ideal beach setting means you are close to other popular Southern California attractions.

  • 35 miles south of Los Angeles, Universal Studios, and Hollywood
  • Closest beach to Disneyland Resort and Knott’s Berry Farm

There are over 160 combined daily non-stop flights into Orange County/John Wayne Airport (SNA) and Long Beach Airport (LGB), both of which are within a 20-minute transfer to Huntington Beach.

Plan to Shine.

Sunny, dry and cool, Huntington Beach's near perfect weather makes this the ideal Southern California experience for your attendees. Summer temperatures rarely exceed 85° F (29° C), while daytime winter temperatures rarely fall below 60° F (4° C), with an average yearly rainfall of less than 14 inches.

You’re so Close to Having it All.

There are over 160 combined daily non-stop flights into Orange County/John Wayne Airport (SNA) and Long Beach Airport (LGB), both of which are within a 30-minute transfer to Huntington Beach. Additional air access and direct flights from most major cities around the world are available through Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Wine & Dine

Enjoy fresh, regional offerings while dining under the stars, on the ocean, or by the fire. Huntington Beach's restaurants offer style and ambiance while keeping the relaxed beach atmosphere. Unwind and toast the day's activities as the sun goes down at one of the great nightlife options within walking distance of your hotel.

Submit your RFP or contact us today to start planning your next event in Huntington Beach. Download our HB Collection Meetings Brochure here.

Meeting Services

Visit Huntington Beach makes the art of meeting and event planning simple. Together with our hotel partners, we've compiled a list of preferred vendors that will satisfy your event planning needs. If there is something we haven't covered below, contact us and we'll help you find it.

Complimentary local resource assistance and knowledge from Huntington Beach specialists.

  • We act as your liaison to local businesses, off-site activities, special and unique venues
  • Convenient RFP distribution
  • City tours and hotel site inspection coordination
  • Collateral and promotional materials
  • Notices of promotions and special events
  • One-stop shop for your planning needs

For questions regarding this offer, please contact our group sales department at (714) 969-3492 or email us at

Sales Team

Michelle Devine

Michelle Devine, CDME, CMM, HMCC Vice President of Sales

Michelle spearheads our sales strategy and is just as passionate about sales as she is about introducing groups to our iconic beach destination - Huntington Beach. When she's not showcasing all that, our destination has to offer, she enjoys traveling and going on adventures. Whether hiking, biking, or diving into a good book for some downtime, Michelle loves to stay active and explore new things

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Susan Valen, CMP Director of Sales

Susan is an Orange County native and enjoys spending time outdoors horseback riding, beach time with her dog Lillie, golfing, hiking, and yoga. She supports the Surfrider Foundation; Red Bucket Equine Rescue and is an equestrian volunteer for the L.A. County Sheriffs Equestrian Posse.

John Updated

John Todora, CTA Director of National Accounts

John, a.k.a. JT, brings his love of cars and group meetings to Huntington Beach.

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Kimberly Dunnegan Director of National Accounts

Kimberly loves all things California! To welcome groups to the quintessential Southern California destination of Huntington Beach, Surf City USA makes the dream a reality!

Sara Worthington

Sara Worthington Group Sales Coordinator

As a Southern California native and Huntington Beach local, Sara loves all things Surf City. She works hard to hold down the fort in HB while the rest of the sales team travels the country to bring more groups and conferences to Surf City USA®.