Watch Party: Closing Out This Year's E.A.S.T. In Oceanside - Stab Mag

Watch Party: Closing Out This Year’s E.A.S.T. In Oceanside

Our neighborhood came alive for our grand finale.

Words by stab

*all photos by Joey Soboleski

This year’s Electric Acid Surfboard Test was different from our previous endeavors.

It was the first time we’ve had two surfers star in our alternative board odyssey, the first time we’ve released this project episodically, and the first time that a release has coincided with the grand re-opening of the entire state.

With this in mind, we are incredibly grateful for the overwhelming support we’ve received—not only for the project as a whole (hi, Premium members) but also at all five of our E.A.S.T. watch parties in Santa Cruz, San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Clemente, and finally, Oceanside.

The Stab office relocated here a little less than a year ago, right in the middle of Covid. Last night was the first time our new place of residence finally felt like home.

We’d like to thank Pour House for hosting us, Tolago for keeping us hydrated, and Tina Fake for putting on a kick-ass show. Also, thank you to everyone who showed up to watch the film. Scroll for scenes from the event, and if you have yet watched it, we strongly encourage you to click here.

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