BIG Kahuna Beachfest

N Jetty Rd, San Diego, CA 92109, USA


You’re invited to the San Diego BIG Kahuna Beachfest and Fundraiser at South Mission Beach on October 9th!

We are looking forward to having you join us for this exciting sports and costume fundraiser for keeping our San Diego beaches well-maintained and beautiful!

This year we will be offering:
• 4-Man Volleyball
   Mens: Open (Pro/Adv), Intermediate (A Rated/Active), & Masters (50+)
   Womens: Open (Pro/Adv), Intermediate (A Rated/Active). & Masters (50+)
   Co-ed: Open (Pro/Adv), Intermediate (A Rated/Active), Masters (50+) &
     Social (Unrated/Just for fun)

• 3-Man Basketball (Mens & Womens in Open & Intermediate Divisions)

Instructions on registering your team:

1) Get 4 people for volleyball or 3 people for basketball and decide on a team name.

2) Register your team (you will need info from each participant like b-day, email, phone, emergency contact & phone, t-shirt size, etc)

3) Recruit more players/substitutes to join you... they can register as individuals once you have your team name confirmed. We will be posting team names in each division on our main website at as we get teams registered.

4) Individuals who don't have a team may contact us at by Oct 1st and we will list your name, level of play, sport (volleyball / basketball) and teams may browse this list to pick you up or we will place you as a team on a first come, first serve basis. Anyone who contacts us after Oct 1 will be on a wait list but is not guaranteed a spot in the tournament.

5) Hotel room blocks and house rentals are available through our event website.

6) Become a member of San Diego BIG and get 20% OFF costumes and uniform options as seen on the "UNIFORMS" tab of event website.

If you have questions:
Volleyball registrations call Laura Hendrickson at 619-888-6743
   or Mark Antis at 619-980-9508
Basketball registrations call MaryAnn McLaughlin at 619-977-4357

Lunch is provided by THE LUNCH GURU for all participants. Extra lunches are available for purchase with registrations for your guests and supporters.

Event T-shirts are an additional fee.

Registration Fee: $30/pp until Oct 2nd at 11:00 pm

After Oct 2: $50/pp until Oct 6th at 11:00 pm. Any registrations on the day of event are not guaranteed.

This is a fundraiser. You can get insurance for your entry fee, but we play rain or shine and no refunds.


Access Trax will be showcased – they provide easy access pathways so that challenged athletes can access the beach and the ocean. 

This event will be hosted in beautiful San Diego at South Mission Beach Sports Park. The beach is open for sunbathing, beach volleyball, basketball, swimming and other ativities. 

T-shirts and other goodies will be available for purchase and all donations are tax deductible. For more information about sponsorships, please contact us at

General public welcome. Food and drinks will be available for a small donation.


Pre-Event & Post-Event Activities: 
Oct 8th at 7pm: VIP Dinner at FIREHOUSE in PB - By invitation only
OCT 9th from 7pm-1am: After Party at The Pennant & The Beachcomber  (LIMITED SPACE).
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San Diego Beach Improvement Group is a 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to creating great experiences at the beach. We raise money for sports court maintenance, improvements and cleanups for San Diego beaches. Established in 2002, we enjoy giving back to the community with fun activities, beach tournaments and supporting a clean, beautiful and well-maintained beach area for all to enjoy!

Sponsors - They make this event rock!

Empower Me Marketing, Pandamonium VB, Promo-Drone, Onesie Tourney, Athletic Brewing, The Lunch Guru, Surfwater, Cheap Rentals, WOW Surfboards, Katrina Karnes Massage, Functional Performance Institute, Life’s a Beach Camps, Strength in the City, Cindy Whitmarsh Fitness, Halloween Costumes, The Pennant, The Beachcomber, Crossnet Game, Miss B’s Coconut Club, iHeart Media, BIG 100.7, Access Trax, Kamena Outdoor, Friends of Bonobos, Firehouse, Ed Chan - VBShots, Grandelli Properties, The Dana Inn, Hyatt Resort, The Bahia Resort, HipSea Swimwear, NuSkin, Greg Martin Realtor, Cathi Brennan Massage, Edwin Simpson Tax Guy, VAVI Sports and Social Club, Rickaroons, Sandsocks and Beach Fire Guy have joined this celebration of volleyball and helping the beach community be the best.

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