Celebrate the Summer Solstice this Sun., June 21 with icy margaritas, spicy Mexican food, and a wild, watery surf film. Las Olas hosts a free screening of The Present (2009, 76 mins.) at the new Taco Boy. It will be shown around sundown via projector in the restaurant’s spacious courtyard.

The 16mm film from well-known surf cinematographer Thomas Campbell features surfers like Dave Rastovich, Dane Reynolds, Joel Tudor, Chelsea Hedges, Kassia Meador, Harrison Roach, Dan Malloy, Devon Howard, C.J. Nelson, Ry Craike, Jacob Stuth, Sofia Mulanovich, Chris Del Moro, Michel Junod, Ian King, Danny Hess, Alex Knost, and many Rob Machado. The film was shot on location in West Africa, Australia, New Zealand, California, Sumatra, and Java.

We hear there may also be a surprise musical guest after the screening to complete the night. Say hello to summer. 

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