Upcoming Summer Beach Events August 2018 - California & Hawaii

With the sun heating up everything, it’s time to hit the beaches and make your summer 2018 memorable forever! If you are wondering about the beach events to have a gala time, we’ve got you covered with the perfect scoop on California & Hawaii Summer Beach Events in August 2018, along with swimwear stores details to help you shop for figure-flattering designer swimwear!

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1) Duke’s Annual Ocean Fest

This annual event is held each summer to celebrate the life of Duke Kahanamoku, and features several exciting beach and ocean activities including beach volleyball matches, surfing, swimming races, paddleboard racing, and many more fun things for a thrilling experience!

Venue: Kuhio Beach, Honolulu

Dates: Aug 16th to 26th, 2018

Cost: Free

2) Waianae Coast Sunset On The Beach

Called ‘Rediscover the Waianae Sunset’ this year, the popular event is being conducted for two days, and promises unlimited family fun with blockbuster movies, sunny skies, crystal blue water, and food vendors serving delicious cuisines to dig in!

Venue: Maili Beach Park, Oahu

Dates: August 4th & 5th, 2018

Cost: Free

3) Outrigger Sunday Showcase

It is an event to showcase the past, present, and future of Hawaii through excellent performing arts and entertainment including local music performance. Plan your trip to include this event to enjoy the Hawaiian culture.

Venue: Waikiki Beach

Date: August 19th, 2018

Time: 4:30 pm to 6 pm

Cost: Free

4) Na Mele O Ko’olina

This monthly event is all about Hawaiian music, local arts, and sales to find perfect gifts for your loved ones, with an amazing view of the beach. Sampling the delicious food by vendors and enjoying the refreshing water, it will be an incredible experience if you can make it to Hawaii!

Venue: Lagoon 3, Ko’olina Beach, Hawaii

Date: August 11th, 2018

Time: 9 am to 5 pm

Cost: Free

5) Sunset Swim at The Annenberg Beach House

Annenberg Community Beach House is a public facility just off the Pacific Coast Highway operated by the City of Santa Monica. Enjoy your summer evenings here by taking a splash in the historic pool which has an adults-only policy, be entertained by the cultural events, recreational activities and much more.

Venue: Annenberg Beach House, Santa Monica Pier Area

Date: August 10, 2018

Cost: $10 for adults & $5 for senior adults

6) Waves & Curls Beach Party

Besides enjoying the historic Inkwell beach, you must make it to this happening event to celebrate health and beauty with yoga, celebrity hair stylists, artists to showcase their musical talent, fashion show, and so much more. Pack your favorite goodies or sample the tasty food from the trucks, soak up the sun, and have fun!

Venue: Crescent Bay Park, Santa Monica

Date: August 18, 2018

Cost: Free

7) Beach Yoga by WISE-LA

Organized by the Women Investing for a Sustainable Economy (WISE), you can rejuvenate yourself with yoga, the calm water, breezy atmosphere and a perfect backdrop. All you need to bring is a water bottle and a towel.

Location: Venice Beach

Date: August 26th, 2018

Time: 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Cost: Free

8) Beach Eats - Weekly Food Truck Event

Enjoy the delicious burgers, lobster rolls, tacos, grilled cheese sandwiches, ice cream and much more from the weekly gathering of food trucks accompanied by live music performances. There’s a free beach shuttle operating from 5 pm to 10 pm.

Venue: Mother's Beach (Marina Beach), Marina del Rey

Date: Every Thursday

Time: 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Cost: Free

9) Beach Movie Nights

Pack your picnic baskets or purchase gourmet food from the trucks nearby to enjoy the movie nights with your family by the waves and under the starry sky.

Venue: Dockweiler Youth Center

Dates: August 3rd to 21st, 2018

Time: Begins at 8 pm

Cost: Free (Parking $13 6 am to 6 pm & $3 6 pm to close)

Enjoy the spectacular beaches, breathtaking scenic vista, and the cultural beauty of these amazing places! Plan your trip to include any of these summer beach events in August 2018 to have an unforgettable time.

While you are at it, visit our swimwear store in Santa Monica for designer swimwear by big brands in several hues and prints to flatter your figure. We also have a beachwear store in Hawaii for exquisite bikinis, tankinis, one-piece suits, cover-ups, and much more! You could also shop online with us and stock up for your trip.