Kite Party XIV Brings Amazing Kite Flying to Huntington Beach
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Kite Party XIV Brings Amazing Kite Flying to Huntington Beach

Text and All Photos by Larry Tenney It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s a whale or a pinwheel or an octopus or a trilobite. Nope! It was Kite Party XIV at the Huntington Beach Pier, Northside, Saturday & Sunday, March 12 & 13, 2016. This year’s Kite Party, brought together nearly 100 registered expert…

It’s Hanami Time!  Huntington Beach Cherry Blossom Festival on March 20
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It’s Hanami Time! Huntington Beach Cherry Blossom Festival on March 20

Words by Surf City Family Contributor Mary Adams Urashima Photos by Gregory Robertson The tradition of hanami, or “flower viewing”, is a centuries-old pastime in Japan that’s become a favorite of Huntington Beach residents. It’s also a day to celebrate our Sister City friendship with Anjo, Japan. Get out your picnic blankets! Those pink buds…

Experience Huntington Beach on a Segway
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Experience Huntington Beach on a Segway

Remember all the hype surrounding the Segway Human Transporter? It was supposed to revolutionize transportation. Well, while that didn’t quite happen, Segways are still a fun way to get around. It’s like a motorized scooter, using less footwork, and with more power! Our Surf City Family could not pass up the opportunity to try out…

Kids Can Cook | Culinary Kids Summer Camp in HB
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Kids Can Cook | Culinary Kids Summer Camp in HB

Today is the first week of Culinary Kids Camp at the Murdy Center in Huntington Beach. Recently, our Surf City Family kids had the opportunity to attend a demo class by the wonderful instructors behind Culinary Kids. We met founder Bonnie Bachelor, a credentialed teacher, with a love for cooking! Bonnie and her team have…