Public Surf Memorials

Tim Kelly Statue
A statue erected in honor of Tim Kelly, a lifeguard who passed away in a car accident at the age of 24.

Magic Carpet Ride
"Created by Hemet sculptor Matthew Antichevich under a $92,000 commission from the Cardiff Botanical Society, the sculpture was installed in 2007 just outside the San Elijo State Beach campground. Critics immediately blasted it as effeminate, not…

Dewey Weber Statue
A Dewey Weber Statue erected in Hermosa beach in 2015. Weber moved to Manhattan Beach at the age of 5 and became an iconic surfer as well as surfboard creator. The statue was made to remember the city's significant part in surf history.