WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Surfing and film collide this weekend in the Port City.
Carolina Surf Film Fest is happening Friday and Saturday, October 13 and 14 at Watermans Brewing Company in Wilmington (1610 Pavilion Place).
The films shown at the festival are both amateur and professional surf films from around the globe. In the spirit of giving back, the festival benefits Surfer’s Healing, a nonprofit that seeks to bring surfing into the lives of kids with special needs, specifically those with autism. CSFF also raises awareness for and Surfrider Foundation.
Tickets are $5 for kids, $10 for a Friday pass, $12.50 for a Saturday pass and $30 for a Trident Pass – which includes entry into both nights of the festival, a t-shirt, 4 raffle tickets per night and goodie bag.
The first night of the film fest will be held inside the brewery’s private banquet room and limited to the first 110 Trident Passes sold.
Saturday’s festivities will include family friendly events, local vendors, surfboard shapers, a raffle, and food and beverages from Watermans Brewing Company.
Doors open at 6 p.m. on Friday with films starting at 7 p.m. On Saturday, doors open at 5 p.m. with films starting at 7 p.m. as well.