This is a listing of Surfrider Massachusetts Events in 2017. Please check back often as we will add new events and update the list regularly. If you have any questions or would like to know how to get involved, please email us!

Upcoming Events


Wed September 6 | 6:30 PM
Eastern Bank Community Room, 250 Elm St, Somerville, MA 02144
August Chapter Meeting: Join us for our monthly chapter meeting and learn more about volunteer opportunities!

Sat September 16 | TBD
Long Sands Beach, 189 Long Beach Ave, York, ME 03909
Grain Festival and Tri-Chapter Beach Cleanup: The Massachusetts, Maine, and New Hampshire Surfrider chapters are collaborating to organize a beach cleanup in conjunction with the annual Grain Festival.

Past Events


Sat August 12 | 10:00 AM
Nahant Beach, Nahant Road, Nahant, MA 01908
STOKEE (Surfing to Offer Kids Environmental Education): Surfrider partners with Big Brother/Big Sister to share the joy of surfing and the environment. We’re looking for volunteer instructors and other helpers to join us at one of our most popular events of the year! Contact Mike, our Vice Chair, if you’d be interested in helping or for more information.

Sun July 23 | 10:00 AM
Near Intersection of M Street and William J. Day Blvd, South Boston, MA 02127
July Beach Cleanup: We’ll be helping to clean up the M Street Beach in South Boston and spreading the word about ongoing efforts to implement bans on single-use plastic bags in Boston and state-wide. Action on these bans are stalled and we need your help to draw attention to this important issue! Look for the Surfrider flags starting at 10 AM. Buckets and gloves will be provided! Please RVSP to Mike.

Thu June 22 | 7:30 PM
Somerville Theatre, 55 Davis Square, Somerville, MA 02144
Free Screening of The Smog of the Sea and Nor-Eastern: Come to the Somerville Theatre microcinema to watch Jack Johnson’s The Smog of the Sea which tells the story of an expedition to study microplastic pollution in the Saragasso Sea and Curran Ferrey’s Nor-Eastern, a look into the winter surfing culture of New England.

Sat June 17 | 9:00 AM
Nahant Beach, Nahant Rd, Nahant, MA 01908
International Surf Day Beach Cleanup: Come join the Surfrider Foundation – Massachusetts Chapter for our first beach cleanup of the (early) summer! We will meet on the beach in front of the Nahant Beach Bathhouse, look for the Surfrider flags starting at 9 AM.

Tue February 21 | 6:00 PM
Flatbread, 45 Day St Somerville, MA 02144
Annual Fundraiser

Sat January 21 | 8:00 AM
Blue Hill Ski Area, 4001 Washington St, Canton, MA 02021
Snowrider: Contact John Trumbull if you would like to volunteer!

Thu January 19 | 6:00 PM
Grafton Street Pub, 1230 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138
Winter Surf Cocktail Party