Broward County Education & Training

A Conversation with Garrett McNamara

A Conversation with Garrett McNamaraWednesday, August 27, 6pm - Bienes Center for the Arts at St. Thomas Aquinas, 2801 SW 12th St., Fort Lauderdale

Big Wave Surfing World Record Holder Garrett McNamara will provide special insight into the world of chasing big waves. He will discuss what it takes to be physically and mentally prepared and will show never-before-seen video footage of his surfing adventures. His one of a kind Mercedes-Benz designed surfboard will be on display and Garrett will also take questions from the audience. The Slave to the Wave “Art on the Slide” art show features surfing art and photography of Chris Beeman (Slave to the Wave), Ben Hicks Fine Art, Rachel DeJohn (Surfy Birdy), Daniel Caldwell, Alain Eagles Art, Chelsea Wilder & Thomas Frezza (Frezz Art), Patrick Robert Art, Tina Vanzwol (Gypsies of the Sea), Ryan Heigel (SurfThis!) & others. The exhibit will be on display in the Bienes Center lobby starting at 6pm. Seating in the theater will begin at 7pm and the conversation with Garrett McNamara will begin at 7:30pm in the Bienes Center Theater. There will also be prizes and giveaways from sponsors! Admission: $23-$30.