Surf & Turf Festival

Doheny State Beach
Saturday, July 27th – 4:00pm – 8:00pm

Dear Friends, you are cordially invited to attend the Marine Corps League (MCL) South Coast Detachment’s 1st Annual Surf & Turf Festival on July 27, 2019.  This year’s event is being held at the Doheny State Beach picnic areas (“A” & “B”) from 4pm – 8pm.

From 4pm – 5pm, we will open only for our Event Sponsors and special guests. They will enjoy a special Happy Hour welcome and thank you event, including appetizers and a No-Host Bar featuring Beer, Wine, and/or Margaritas.

At 5pm, we’ll open for our General Admission guests & Marines/Sailors and they will also enjoy a Happy Hour as our guests are gathering.

This will be a fun-filled evening shared with many of our Camp Pendleton Marines & Sailors, including: food, drinks, and lots of entertainment, including live music and funny & historic skits from a local acting troop, “Spurs & Satin.” The evening will also include fun raffles and a silent auction.

Not only will you enjoy a delicious catered dinner of Surf (smoked salmon) and Turf (BBQ Beef Tri-Tips & smoked BBQ Chicken), but there will also be an assortment of Appetizers, Salad, Vegetables, and Hawaiian Dinner Rolls. Your meal will culminate with a variety of decadent Deserts to select from and A No-Host Bar featuring Beer, Wine, and/or Margaritas.

Our goal is to provide an opportunity for our friends & businesses in the South Orange County communities to Attend & Sponsor a special evening for Marines & Navy Corpsmen & families to experience a small taste of the SoCal Beach Scene and Hospitality.

Guest reservations, along with the opportunity to Donate/Sponsor one or many Marines/Navy Corpsmen are only $65 per person. There are a limited number of children (10 yrs and younger) tickets available for $25 each. Reservations & Sponsorships may be made on the page below.

If you prefer, you may send your check to: Marine Corps League-South Coast Detachment, P.O. Box 3775, San Clemente, CA 92674-3775.  Call our Commandant, Ken Brown, 949-240-4794, for more information.

Proceeds from this event will be used to take care of our Marines, Navy Corpsmen, and their families both at home and while forward-deployed in harms way, throughout the year and especially during the Holidays.

Your Marine Corps League South Coast Detachment stands ready to meet any Marine/ Corpsman Family Emergency/Needs in less than 24 hrs…we remain “at the ready 24/7” and continue to serve…Marines taking care of our own.

Directions and a Map to the Doheny State Beach Picnic Area Site (A&B) may be found at Doheny State Beach
and here – Group Picnic Information

There is ample Metered Parking at Doheny State Beach to accommodate all our Guests.

Please don’t delay in making your Reservations & Sponsorships, before we reach our Maximum Capacity…Without fail, all of our Events Sell Out.

Our Marines, Sailors, and our MCL SCD team look forward to being in your company.

Semper Fidelis,

Ken Brown
Commandant

Download our overview PDF – click on the image – 

Download our Surf & Turf Event Flyer PDF – click on the image – 


MCL SCD Surf & Turf Festival –
Tickets & Donations

You may purchase tickets & donate by (1) selecting one of the four Event Sponsorship Packages below AND/OR (2) selecting separate Guests, Children, and also Sponsoring Marines/Sailors to the Festival.

1.Purchase Event Sponsorship Packages [includes (optional) sponsor/guest tickets & sponsorship donation] – entry to event begins at 4pm:

When you select one of the four Sponsorship Packages you will be asked to select the number of guest tickets you’d like to purchase as part of your package, then the remainder of the sponsorship package value will be a tax deductible donation to sponsor Marines/Sailors & families to attend this Surf & Turf Festival as your guest.

Each of the four sponsorship levels has a maximum number of guest tickets you can purchase as part of your Event Sponsorship package.  As an example, if you only want/need two guest tickets, then select 2 and the remainder of your donation will be a tax deductible gift to sponsor Marines/Sailors & families to attend the event.  If you want ALL of your Event Sponsorship package value to be donated to sending Marines/Sailor & families to the Festival, just select “0” (zero) for any of the four Event Sponsorship packages.

Each of the Sponsorship packages are welcome to come EARLY (at 4pm) to the event and attend a special Commandant Sponsors & Special Guests  Welcome & Thank You Event. This will be held from 4pm – 5pm at the event picnic area and there will be special oeuvres/appetizers, drinks and activities. Each Event Sponsorship package comes with a special gift & bag; raffle tickets; a free drink; and your name or business name posted on our MCL SCD website & social media, and on display board(s) at the event.


Commandant Level – $1,000

Select (0-5) guest tickets and remainder of your tax-deductible donation sponsors Marines/Sailors & Families to the Festival.


Guest Tickets – 5 Max – Please choose one option



Colonel Level – $750

Select (0-4) guest tickets and remainder of your tax-deductible donation sponsors Marines/Sailors & Families to the Festival.


Guest Tickets – 4 Max – Please choose one option



Captain Level – $500

Select (0-3) guest tickets and remainder of your tax-deductible donation sponsors Marines/Sailors & Families to the Festival.


Guest Tickets – 3 Max – Please choose one option



SgtMaj Level – $250

Select (0-2) guest tickets and remainder of your tax-deductible donation sponsors Marines/Sailors & Families to the Festival.


Guest Tickets – 2 Max – Please choose one option



2. Purchase General Admission – Guest, Children and/or Individual Sponsor Tickets – entry begins at 5pm:

You can select one or more of the three options. That is, you can purchase guest tickets ($65 each), and/or children tickets ($25 each), and/or also donate to Marines/Sailors by purchasing Sponsor Tickets ($65 each). But, after each selection you’ll be sent to PayPal to pay for the selection and sent back to the Festival page for another selection or exit.

Just select the number to be purchased from the pull-down list for the desired option. The sponsor tickets are a tax deductible donation to sponsor Marines/Sailors & families to attend this Surf & Turf Festival as your guest(s).

Guest Tickets – $65 each

Guest Tickets – $65 each (select 1 to 10 from the dropdown list)


Guest Tickets $65 each




Children Tickets – (10 yrs or younger) – $25 each (limited qty)

Child Tickets – $25 each (select 1 to 10 children from the dropdown list)


Child Tickets $25 each




Purchase Individual Sponsor Tickets – $65 each (select sponsoring 1 to 3 Marines/Sailors)

Sponsor Marines / Sailors or Family Members – $65 each (select 1 to 3 sponsoring Marines/Sailors)


Sponsor a Marine / Sailor or Family Member – tickets $65 each




If you would like to purchase Event Sponsorship Packages and would also like to purchase more Guest or Children tickets, please complete your purchase for Event Sponsorship packages and come back to choose your next ticket option. THANK YOU!