First ever Great Lakes Surf Festival comes to West Michigan

Posted at 4:45 AM, Jan 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-30 04:45:48-05

MUSKEGON, Mich. — The return of winter weather might have many people looking forward to summer.

Mark your calendars for the first ever Great Lakes Surf Festival, Saturday, August 18, at Pere Marquette Beach in Muskegon.

Festival founder and professional windsurfer Joe Bidawid says the event is meant to bring people together with water activities for all ages.

Events include kayak and surfing workshops and races, sunset beach yoga and a gear swap meet.

Guests can even camp on the beach!

For more information and how to register, click here.