North Florida’s First
Surf, Skate and Wake Contest

We are excited to announce our St. Augustine location will host the 3rd annual Aqua East Grom Fest on October 11-12-13th on the southside of St. Johns County Ocean Pier, Treaty Park and the Intra Coastal Waterways in Palm Valley. All ages and skill levels are encouraged to bring a board and ride out the weekend with surf, skate and wake activities including CASH contest, jam sessions and demos provided by our great sponsors and partners.

Trifecta Challenge

The Ultimate Showcase of Surf, Skate, and Wake!

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

(Includes entry fee for all three events)

Surf Contest

Southside St. Johns County Ocean Pier

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Surf Contests

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

Sponsored by Dr. Broe at Palm Leaf Dental

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

Treaty Park

Friday, October 11, 2019
4:00PM – 7:00PM

Skate Jam

Aqua East Surf Shop will host a variety of contest and games throughout Robert-Laryn Skate Park at Treaty Park. Come meet and greet the skate community, chow down on free pizza from Mellow Mushroom, learn a new trick and win SWAG from our great sponsors including Volcom, Nixon, Hurley, Sector 9, Vans, Kreedom & Crush Eyewear.

Wake Contest

Palm Valley Outdoor Bar and Grill
377 S Roscoe Blvd, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082

Sunday, October 13, 2019

Wake Contests

8 and Under
Ages 9-11
Ages 12-14
Ages 15-17
Wake Surf (all ages)
Wakeskate (all ages)
Outlaw (all ages)

Sponsored by Tommy’s

Join Aqua East and Tommy’s for North Florida’s best WAKE Contest. If this is your first time to WAKESURF, wakeboard or wakeskate behind a Malibu boat, you are in for a treat. All ages and skill levels are invited to compete and experience a Malibu Boat, where the #truthisonthewater . Bring a chair and watch from Palm Valley Outdoor Bar and Grill, bring your boat or launch a boat to watch from the water. From groms to outlaws, there are multiple divisions for all ages and skill levels with great prizes from national sponsors.



Join the Aqua East crew on October 11th at Treaty Park for free one-on-one skate instruction. Beginners are encouraged to come learn from fun, positive skaters who enjoy the Robert-Laryn Skate Park. Don’t be insane, protect your brain. Wear a helmet.


Surf more your thing? Stoked to Surf is St. Augustine’s most trusted Surf camp and the incredible staff will be at the beach on Saturday, October 12th to teach you how to catch a wave.


Surf behind a boat, you ask? Tommy’s Florida is the Malibu Boats Dealer for Northeast Florida and this is your chance to Learn to wakesurf behind the industries #1 wake boat.

Contact for more info.

Photo Contest

Photographers this is your chance to WIN BIG.

Following the surf, skate and wake events we will choose ONE picture from each event to highlight and WIN a prize pack from our great sponsors. It’s FREE to register so get your cameras, phones and drones charged up. Don’t forget to #aquaeast so we can find the WINNERS!

GROM Fest Signup

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

Register for surf, wake or trifecta by October 1st to receive a lunch voucher and sponsor SWAG bag.
Depending on division availability the day of the contest, sign-ups may be added on site for an additional $10.


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