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WIN A NEW SURFBOARD & HELP YOUR SURFRIDER FOUNDATION 1/15/12
Surfrider Foundation presents the Midwinter Monster Wave Bash. Featuring big waves on the big screen, local music, giveaways (including a new board from McKevlin's), and a celebration of the release of local author Chris Dixon's Ghost Wave book. The festivities begin at 6:30 PM, January 27, at the Hippodrome!
YET MORE FREE STUFF 12/24/11
The winner of our Christmas drawing: Taylor Conrad, Shana Funderlic, and Matt Harvey.
CONGRATS, MR. GRANT 11/27/11
Andrew Grant just won the 5'11" Toy from SuperBRAND surfboards! It was all part of our Black Friday giveaway. Thanks to everyone for turning out. See you next year.
EVAN BRINGS HOME BRONZE 10/9/11
In his very first pro surfing event, McKevlin's team rider Evan Tanner just captured third place in the Juniors division of the Hot Wax ProAm Surf Challenge in Carolina Beach, NC this weekend. Also, in the pro division he placed third in the semi-final only behind the eventual winner, Hunterly Heverly, and second placer overall, Owen Moffett. Congrats!
WARD STORIES TEASER PARTY 10/1/11
...lost's newest video is still being edited, but you can get a sneak peek at most of the footage as well as pick up barrels of free gear from ...lost, Arnette, and McKevlin's. See you at the Surf Bar on Folly, Friday, October 14. Doors open at 8:00; film at 9:00.
JUST ARRIVED 9/27/11
New super-durable and variable flex surfboards shaped by ...lost surfboards and glassed by HydroFlex. German engineering in Oceanside, CA. Your freshest customizable, NON POP-OUT tech.
IT'S DEMO TIME 9/12/11
We waited for waves; the waves are coming. McKevlin's annual free Surfboard Demo is this Saturday, September 17 @ the Washout, from 10 AM to 5 PM. Choose from over 2 dozen different shapes from brands like Super, ...lost, Coil, Bing, Allison, Channel Islands, and McKevlin's.
ONLINE STORE EXPANDING 9/1/11
The McKevlin's Online Store is now offering an extensive selection of Rip Curl watches for men and women. Also, the best and the latest DVD's are now just a click away.
FRESH FISH 8/20/11
New boards just arrived from both Allison and Ricky Carroll. From Allison a few new longboards, mid-ranges, as well as retro fish. Ricky dropped off everything from Justin Quintal model longboards to his Mod Fish.
CI ROLLS INTO FOLLY 6/3/11
Cane Faircloth and company will be arriving with the Channel Islands truck on Saturday, June 18. From 9 AM to 1 PM there will be a FREE surfboard demo at the Washout. That means you can try out all the newest Channel Islands models including the CheeseStick, the Warp, the Motorboat, the Neckbeard, the Fred Rubble . . . the list goes on and on. Try before you even think about buying, and don't spend a penny to test as many shapes as you like, See you there!
SUPERBRAND SURFBOARDS DEMO & VIDEO PREMIER 5/1/11
On Sunday, May 15 Jesse Hines, Pro Surfer, and Lynn Shell, Shaper, will conduct a SUPERbrand Surfboards Demo at the Washout from 2 - 5 PM. Try out any of the SUPER shapes for free. That same night they will bring "Sorry, We're Open" to Rita's Cafe next to the shop. The video premier begins at 7 PM.
JEDIDIAH HELPS JAPAN 4/1/11
Jedidiah, along with artist, Bulldog Drummond, has created a Limited Edition t-shirt collection to help heal Japan. For every shirt purchased, $5 is donated to the World Vision/Japan disaster relief fund. "Together we can make a bigger difference than we could ever do alone." Now available at McKevlin's.
CONGRATULATIONS, THOMAS BROTHERS 3/15/11
The home-grown dvd, Waves In Our Pocket, has just been selected to appear in the Charleston International Film Festival. The festival runs May 18 - 22, 2011 and showcases "the very best of veteran and emerging filmmakers." The Thomas Brothers' (Bryant, Ellison, and Robert) film was chosen by the festival selection committee for its "excellence in quality and originality."
#1 SURF SHOP 3/1/11
Readers of Charleston's City Paper have again chosen McKevlin's Surf Shop the Best Surf Shop. Thank you. We promise to do our best to earn your support.
AL MERRICK DELIVERS THE GOODS 2/1/11
On Tuesday over 30 Channel Islands surfboards arrived at our back door. Flyers, Pods, Dumpster Divers, and Motorboats now stretch from the front to the rear of the shop. All this on the heels of the Surf Industry Manufacturers Association (SIMA) announcement that the Dumpster Diver has been named "Surfboard Model of the Year" and that Green Foam (the core of Rob Machado's new Motorboat model) has been named "Environmental Product of the Year." This story is to be continued, as even more CI models are scheduled to arrive over the next couple of months!