North Florida’s First
Surf, Skate and Wake Contest

Aqua East Surf Shop would like to invite you to become part of the 2018 Aqua East GROM Fest on October 12-13-14 in Jacksonville Beach. This exciting and interactive community event promotes our beautiful beaches, the new South Beach Skate Park, the Intra Coastal Waterway and gives our groms the opportunity to compete for cash and prizes from Aqua East Surf Shop and our great sponsors.

New This Year!

Trifecta Challenge

The Ultimate Showcase of Surf, Skate, and Wake!

Each Grom that participates in ALL three sports receives a specialize SWAG bag, t-shirt, Gromfest medal and recognition at the awards ceremony.

(Includes entry fee for all three events)

Surf Contest

South Jacksonville Beach Pier

Saturday, October 13, 2018
9:00AM – 4:00PM

Surf Contests

8 and Under
Boys 9-11 • Girls 9-11
Boys 12-14 • Girls 12-14
Junior Women 15-17
Junior Open 17 & Under
Sandy Forsyth Longboard Division (All Ages!)

Groms will be competing for CASH and PRIZES!

All skill levels are encouraged to come out and have fun, meet friends and cheer for all the surfers.

Skate Jam

South Beach Skate Park

Friday, October 12, 2018
4:00PM – 8:00PM

Skate Jam

Everyone is excited about the new South Beach Skate Park! The Aqua East GROM Fest will host various FREE instructional games with prizes on the Inner Bowl Roll, Step Launch, Game of R-A-I-L and the Mini Ramp from Volcom. Take your shot at winning some really great prizes from our sponsors and the world’s top skateboard companies. Also, a big Thanks to Mellow Mushroom Jax Beach for a pizza party for the groms underneath the Aqua East tent.

Wake Contest

Intra Coastal Waterway
Mike McCue Park and Boat Ramp

Sunday, October 14, 2018
9:00AM – 4:00PM

Wake Contests

8 and Under
Ages 9-11
Ages 12-14
Ages 15-17
Wake Surf

(limited registration available)

Join Aqua East and Pro Rider, Jeff Langley for North Florida’s WAKEboard, WAKE surf and WAKEskate Contest.  Each division will ride with Jeff and the wake judges just south of the Beach Blvd. bridge.  Bring your boat or watch from the bridge as local groms compete for cash and prizes from great sponsors.

GROM Fest Signup

Buy your tickets below!
– or –
Visit either Aqua East Location to Sign Up!

Register for surf or wake by October 2nd to receive a GROM Fest t-shirt, lunch voucher and sponsor SWAG bag.
Signups will be available on the day of the contests for an extra $10.


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