Archived Story: Hello Kitty Boardfest, later called
held at the Huntington Beach Pier 2005 through
2009 (approx.) The
surf-inspired festival featured a family-oriented
beach exposition showcasing free attractions and
games, surf clinics, skateboarding demonstrations
and live music all set against the backdrop of a
top-rated professional women's surfing competition.
Hello Kitty herself joined along with more than
100,000 kids, 'tweens, teens and young adults
expected to attend over four days.